Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Kaplan University

Kaplan University’s online MBA is ranked #3 of all online MBA programs in the US (#10 worldwide). The Master of Business Administration (MBA) will help you build the skills necessary to make sound business and management decisions, allowing you to pursue leadership positions in competitive business environments. The MBA program is designed with a portfolio of practical, resume-building projects that will satisfy your intellectual curiosity and help you build your business skills. Instructors ensure that the program stays topical, vibrant, and relevant by including current news events as part of the curriculum.

Online MBA Specializations at Kaplan University

Specialized knowledge and expertise may give you the edge you need to stand out to employers and land a highly coveted leadership role. As an online MBA student at Kaplan University, you will be able to develop expertise in one of the following areas of concentration:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Health Care Management
  • Human Resources
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Supply Chain Management and Logistics

Online MBA Completion Requirements at Kaplan University

To complete your Kaplan online MBA program, you must fulfill a minimum of 60 credit hours. If you wish to specialize, you must take additional 16 credits and fulfill a total of 76 credit hours.

The Kaplan MBA program can take between one and two years to complete. Your completion time depends on whether you are attending the school full-time or part-time and if you have applicable transfer credits.

Program Details

Enrolled online MBA students:  1,943

Intakes per year:  Rolling


Time limit for study:  7

Avg. time to complete:  1.6

Completed in 5 years:  n/a

Examinations required:  yes

Online examinations:  yes

Teaching materials online:  100%

Online coursework:  100%

Teamwork with other students:  yes

Has local study centers:  no

Required to study in local study centers:  n/a

Required to study on campus:  no

International students:  2.5%

Regions where MBA is supported:  all

Estimated Cost*

Semester hours required:  60

Cost per semester hour:  $441

Fees:  $800

Total program cost (estimated):  $27,260

*For your convenience, Best Online MBA has calculated an estimated cost for this program, which is based on information obtained through a survey conducted by Best Online MBA. We try to keep these estimated costs up-to-date, but you should be aware that these prices are subject to change without notice. For accurate prices, you should contact the school directly. When you speak to the school's counselor, please be sure to ask for a full disclosure of all applicable fees.