Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Have a question about one of our online master’s degree programs? You’ve come to the right place! Below are answers to questions students frequently ask about cost, financial aid, program commitment, on-site campus requirements, and more. Have a question not answered below? Call us at 1.844.621.0900, or chat with an admissions representative below. We’re here to help!

To get a further peek at the residency experience, check out this video of one our MSN/MBA students Angelica Reid. She shares what she has learned in the program, as well as, what she experienced while attending the March 2019 Residency:

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What are the entrance requirements for SAU’s online MBA program?

To be accepted in SAU’s online MBA program, you will need to have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally-accredited college or university with an overall 3.0 GPA for all undergraduate coursework.

How much will it cost to get my MBA degree?

Based on 2019-2019 tuition rates, the cost of the 100% online MBA program is competitive, around $26,000.  

Do I have to be a Christian to participate in SAU’s online MBA program?

No, you do not have to be a Christian to enroll or benefit from SAU’s leadership and faith development activities. Our MBA program is a transformative journey designed for all people – no matter their faith.

What type of support will I receive as an online MBA student at SAU?

In addition to instructors, staff and peers who know exactly what it’s like to be an adult MBA student, you will be assigned your own Student Success Coach who will proactively work to help you find solutions to any challenges you might face in work-life balance, personal and professional development, career goals, technology use and more.

Do I need to take the GMAT or GRE to enroll in SAU’s MBA program?

No, SAU does not require you to take the GMAT or GRE to be accepted by our online MBA program.

Are there any on-site requirements for SAU’s online MBA program?

Although there are no onsite requirements for SAU’s online MBA program, we offer an optional four-day international business summit in New York City where you will be able to network with students and faculty from different geographic locations.

What concentrations are offered in SAU’s online MBA program?

SAU offers five MBA concentrations designed to propel you into leadership with integrity in your sphere of influence. Click on a concentration link below to learn more.

How long does it take to complete an MBA program?

We offer two options in order for you to tailor the MBA program to your needs.

  • Accelerated path allows you to move up quickly, finishing your MBA in as few as 12 months
  • The part-time path fits into a busy schedule, with just one course at a time allowing you to complete in as few as 18 months
Is SAU’s online MBA program accredited?

SAU’s online MBA program is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

What type of financial aid is available to MBA students?

There’s financial aid available to you as an MBA student. For more detailed information based on your specific situation, please call us directly at 1.844.655.4223.