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Online Master of Business Administration (MBA): Career Outlook

Pursue top-tier, lucrative roles in business.

When you earn an MBA, you’ll be able to compete for the most sought-after positions in virtually any business field. After all, an MBA is the gold standard for degrees in business. It can take you to your dream job as a specialist, consultant, or leader in your field, among other opportunities.

Develop the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your goals and enhance your leadership abilities. Alumni of Methodist University’s MBA program are employed at notable companies like Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Ralph Lauren, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, U.S. Army Audit Agency, Cape Fear Valley Hospital, and Stryker.

Advertising, Promotions, and Marketing Managers

$135,900/year

Oversee strategies and campaigns used to generate interest in products and services. You’ll work with department heads and staff to evaluate marketing campaigns, advertising contracts, pricing strategies, and daily activities.3

Financial Managers

$129,890/year

Oversee the financial health of an organization. You’ll monitor investment-related activity and plan for the long-term financial health of the company.4

Other positions you could qualify for with your MBA:

  • Business operations manager
  • Consultant
  • Entrepreneur
  • Hedge fund manager
  • Human resources manager
  • Investment banker
  • Marketing analyst
  • Sales manager

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Program Outcomes

In the online MBA, you’ll:

Ensuring Your Success Beyond Graduation

From the moment you become a student at Methodist University, you’ll have access to the support needed to obtain career readiness skills, internships, employment, and other career opportunities. And you can tap into a wide variety of career services long after you’ve graduated.

Here are just a few examples of what you can expect for career support as a student or alumnus. You can benefit from all of them remotely.

Individual and Group Workshops

Whether you need help with assessing your skills and defining your career goals or want a crash course in job searching, our staff can help.

Career Readiness

MU Career Services is committed to empowering students with career readiness tools. Contact us for details about our signature programs, the MU Career Challenge and the Senior Seminar Series.

Mock Interviews

Learn how to respond confidently to general and behavioral interview questions while articulating your strengths with mock interviews.

Resume and Cover Letter Assistance

Get feedback on how your resume and cover letters can stand out from the competition and showcase what you offer to organizations.

MU Career Hub

The MU Career Hub is your resource for job announcements, event registrations, and other Career Services information from the Office of Student Affairs. Join us each spring for the career fair. Stay up to date by creating a Purple Briefcase account today. You should also follow us on social media (Instagram and Facebook) for the latest job postings and event announcements.