100% Online Accredited MBA from Kettering University

100% online

ACBSP Accredited Online MBA from Kettering University

Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs

Accredited Online MBA Calendar from Kettering University

Complete the program in as few as 18-24 months

Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

Elevate your skills and abilities with an MBA from Kettering University Online. The Kettering MBA can prepare you for the next phase of your career. Students of the MBA program have the opportunity to learn the skills needed to become effective leaders and aid in making the important decisions that can make their organization successful. Our successful graduates leave with an integrated knowledge of business management and demonstrated ability to perform as management professionals.


Kettering Online MBA Fast Facts

  • ACBSP- accredited degree program
  • 100% online
  • 48 total credits, 9 required core courses, plus 3 courses in the Certificate of your choice
  • The program can be completed at your own pace whether you want to finish in 18 months or space out your courses according to your life and schedule
  • Kettering University Best Colleges’ List 2017, U.S. News & World Report

Kettering Difference

Kettering was chosen by students nationwide as the top university for career preparation in a survey conducted by the Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education. Kettering continues to produce C-suite alumni from thousands of different business sectors and across a wide range of disciplines.

As a graduate of Kettering University you are part of an extensive alumni network with connections to notable organizations such as General Motors, Ford, Fiat Chrysler, Bosch, Boeing, Delphi, The Weather Channel, Argonne National Laboratory, Fisher-Price, Whirlpool, GE, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, NASA. See the difference when your career is Kettering Built.

Position yourself for success

Kettering MBA graduates leave academically prepared for a business career. Graduates have the perspective and skills that create productive employees and managerial leaders.

Among all occupations, business, financial and management occupations have some of the highest wage premiums for workers with a master’s degree.* The online MBA is a versatile degree; individuals can pursue careers in management, finance, accounting, health care, retail, and marketing. An MBA is invaluable for the entrepreneur hoping to launch their own business. *Bureau of Labor Statistics

Careers and Outcomes for Online MBA Graduates
  • Senior Product Manager
  • Strategic Management
  • Operations Manager
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Senior Financial Analyst
  • Product Marketing Manager
  • CEO
  • Business Owner
  • Health Care Manager or Administrator

Online MBA Program Details

The online Kettering MBA allows you to customize the program through Certificate courses to fit your professional needs and interests. The Online MBA program is perfect for engineers seeking to expand their career opportunities by honing their business acumen. It is also ideal for professionals looking to expand their business knowledge whether they are currently working as operations managers, mid-level managers or for those wanting to enter management positions for the first time. The Kettering University Online MBA offers the choice of graduate certificates in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Healthcare Management and Global Leadership.

Online MBA Curriculum

Students entering Kettering University's Online MBA program must have completed prerequisite courses in specified business areas.

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Statistics

Students without this background are required to demonstrate they have the requisite skills and knowledge through a variety of ways:

  • Take a self-directed study available online through KUO and passing a qualifying exam at 75%
  • Take the survey course available through KUO and passing the course (PASS/FAIL)
  • Completing an undergraduate course in the subject area(s)

MBA Courses for KUO

Required Courses
  • Managerial Accounting (4 credits)
  • International Business (4 credits)
  • Financial Management (4 credits)
  • Enterprise Information System Models (4 credits)
  • Managing People & Organization (4 credits)
  • Strategy (4 credits)
  • Operations Management in Service Organizations (4 credits)
  • Marketing Management (4 credits)
  • MBA Capstone: Innovation & New Ventures (4 credits)
Total Credit Hours: 36

Concentrations & Certificates

Course List
Global Leadership Certificate

  • Organizational Behavior (4 credits)
  • Ethics and Leadership (4 credits)
  • Leadership (4 credits)
  • Credit Hours Subtotal: 12

Supply Chain Management Certificate

  • Designing Value in the Supply Chain (4 credits)
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (4 credits)
  • Supply Chain Operations (4 credits)
  • Credit Hours Subtotal: 12

Operations Management Certificate

  • Lean Six Sigma (4 credits)
  • Technology Management (4 credits)
  • Project and Change Management (4 credits)
  • Credit Hours Subtotal: 12

Healthcare Management Certificate

  • Engineering for Healthcare Systems (4 credits)
  • Healthcare Management (4 credits)

Plus one of the following:

  • Lean Six Sigma (4 credits)
  • Supply Chain Operations (4 credits)
  • Credit Hours Subtotal: 12