MBA in General Management

AACSB ImageProgram Length

36 hours

Program Description

Earning an MBA is one of the best ways to show employers that you are serious about your business career. It is also a fast track to advancement and higher management positions.

The Lamar University online MBA gives you a solid business background and the opportunity to tailor your degree to your interests with electives in HR Management, E-Marketing, Entrepreneurship and other current topics.

This 100% online MBA program gives you leadership savvy and strategic skills and equips you to solve both the technical and human sides of the management equation.

This online MBA program provides you with a comprehensive business education that includes core managerial finance and accounting knowledge, as well as marketing, strategic management, economics, and international management courses.

You will learn:

  • The application of finance, accounting and economic concepts to corporate management and decision making
  • Marketing and management strategies for national and multinational firms
  • How fundamental business processes and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems are used to run organizations and create value
  • Capstone strategic management course to demonstrate total-enterprise thinking and decision making in a global market environment

Lamar University's College of Business is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). Due in large part to Lamar University's commitment to quality and nationally recognized faculty, the Lamar University MBA has been ranked a Top 10 MBA in Texas, and The Princeton Review ranked Lamar University's College of Business one of the Top 294 Business Schools in the nation. Beyond Grey Pinstripes ranked Lamar University 81 in its "Global 100" list for 2011-2012.


Course Start Dates

Spring 2017

March 20 – May 10 (8 weeks)

Summer 2017

June 5 – July 28 (8 weeks)

Fall 2017

August 28 – October 20 (8 weeks)

October 23 – December 13 (8 weeks)

Tuition and Fees*

Spring/Summer 2017

eTuition: $408 per credit hour*

*Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice by action of the Board of Regents or the Texas State Legislature. 

MBA Program Director (On-Campus Advisor)

Jeff Dyson, MBA 

College of Business Program 

(409) 880-8604 Office

MBA Program Assistant Director (On-Campus Advisor)

Carly Broussard, MBA

College of Business Program

(409) 880-7029 Office

MBA Program Coordinator (On-Campus)

Shannon Klutts

College of Business Program 

(409) 880-8604 Office

MBA Program Advisor (Online Program)

Arika Hairford

Division of Distance Learning 

(409) 880-7731 Office

Lamar University
College Of Business
P.O. Box 10059
Beaumont, Texas 77710

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