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MBA, General Management

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Degree Level:
Graduate, Major, Concentration
Degree Types:
School of Business

Applications Now Accepted for Summer and Fall 2023


MBA Concentration in General Management

Successful business leadership begins here

A common goal for Ketner MBA students is to accelerate their careers toward positions of greater responsibility, leadership, and influence. This concentration cultivates management skills like negotiation, conflict management, creative problem-solving, and analytical decision-making that will help graduates make an impact in any industry or organization they join.

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As a College of Distinction, Catawba blends liberal arts with professional programming in business and education to train you for today’s top jobs. The 20-24 months will prepare you for roles in accounting, healthcare, marketing, banking, and more. And there’s no GRE/GMAT required to enroll!

100% Online

Take graduate MBA courses from home, the coffee shop, or wherever you choose!


Earn your MBA full-time in as little as online Ketner MBA, or take 12 months part-time.


Not only is our program fully online, but it’s also broken up into 8-week block formats.


The online Ketner MBA costs under $22K — well below the national average.

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Learn more about the online Ketner Master of Business Administration at Catawba College!

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The Ketner MBA program has allowed me to build upon my undergraduate studies while also fast tracking me for growth in my career. As an employee of Ahold Delhaize USA, I have seen the impact Catawba's Ketner MBA has made through connections of my day to day work in the largest supply chain network on the East Coast. Thank you, Catawba!

Caroline Alexander, MBA ‘22

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Ready to learn how to transform complex business problems into positive solutions?

 Request information about the flexible and affordable online MBA at Catawba College today!



The Ralph W. Ketner School of Business offers undergraduate business degrees that are accredited by the Accreditation Committee for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). 

Accelerated Online Program

4+1 (1-Year MBA)

You can major in any program and still graduate in 5 years with an MBA. Each course is 8 weeks in duration and all courses are completed online.

2-Year MBA

The Catawba MBA can be completed in up to 24 months by those seeking a more balanced experience. Each course is 8 weeks in duration and all courses are completed online. The 2-Year MBA course outline may be adjusted for students who plan to graduate in 15-24 months.

MBA Program in Action

Catawba MBA students with a background in business gain a deeper understanding, while those without a business background gain the training and fundamentals they need to be successful as a business leader. Our robust online program allows students to do their coursework on their own pace.

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As a graduate of our MBA program, you'll be ready for a career or promotion in areas such as:

  • Accounting
  • Healthcare
  • Marketing
  • Banking
  • Business Management



Our faculty members have multiple decades of experience teaching and administering graduate level programs and look forward to offering students a rigorous and relevant graduate education.

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MBA Graduate Program

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