Master Of Business Administration


  • January 26, 2023


  • 21 months
  • 64 quarter credit units including MBA capstone

Program Format & Courses

The Master of Business Administration provides a core understanding of human development, motivation, and influence that is critical to business relationships, communication, and effectiveness. In this degree program you will learn to apply your studies in a real-world array of influential leadership and communication skills – from one-to-one interactions to one-to-many, performative behavior based self-development assignments, applied projects, and team activities—applied in Master of Business Administration the business domains of your choosing from sales to operations, medicine to manufacturing, and education to consulting.

Program Format

The WGU education includes both standard required courses and what we call Performative Learning (PL) Trainings that are co-requisites. The core of performative learning is the application of all studies in your life, using yourself as a living experiment and engaging in daily assignments so you can truly say that you practice what you learn.

Every Monday you will have a live 90-minute course meeting starting at 10:30 AM Central. If you are unable to attend, you will need to watch the class recording.

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Transformational Leadership Core

Leadership and coaching curriculum focused on creating leaders who transform themselves, their teams, and their organizations.

Performative Learning

Application of your studies to your life, using yourself as a living experiment and engaging in daily assignments to truly practice what you learn.

Business Development

We are all selling all the time–in business and in life. Practice networking, selling, and marketing with an integrous, service-oriented approach that will serve you regardless of your position.

Financial & Operations Management

Apply the Great Game of Business™ methodology to align your team for results, with metrics-based operational systems that harness individuals’ drive to succeed and lead at all levels.

  • Human Development & Emotional Intelligence for Transformational Business
  • Relationships for Transformational Business 
  • Approaches to Developing Personal Power and Influence
  • Purpose, Mission, and Principles in Transformational Business
  • Professional & Leadership Coaching for Transformational Business
  • Group & Organizational Dynamics for Transformational Business
  • Capstone Project
  • Nourishment & Self-Care: Foundations of Emotional Intelligence
  • Robust Relationships: Foundations of Social Intelligence
  • Personal Power
  • Purposeful Living & Leadership
  • Group Process Training
  • Personal Emergence Process
  • Coaching Lab
  • Network Science and Social-Emotional Intelligence for Business Development
  • Foundations of Consultative Sales
  • Self-Management and Systems for Sales Professionals
  • Managing the Buying Process
  • Marketing and Authentic Brand Management
  • Sales Team Management, Development, and Culture
  • The Fundamentals of Business
  • Principles of Finance and Accounting
  • Principles of Economics
  • Survey of Business Law
  • Applied Leadership in Operations
  • Financial Analysis and Decision Making
  • Managing to Results
  • Markets and Uncertainty

Business Fundamentals Requirements

Students who do not have prior college coursework in these areas must also complete the applicable courses prior to graduation. See "Transfer of Credit and Equivalency" section of the catalog for information.

  • Principles of Accounting and Finance
  • Principles of Economics
  • Survey of Business Law

Meet Our Students And Grads

See how Wright Graduate University helped them transform their lives.

“I now feel more established and credible as a coach and I bring more to the table because I’m living what I’m learning in my own life as well.”

Gertrude Lyons
Human Emergence Coach

Program Of Interest:
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  • Master of Business Administration
  • Doctor Of Education in Transformational Leadership and Coaching
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  • High school diploma or less
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  • Completed post-secondary coursework or trade school
  • Associate's degree
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Accreditation: Wright Graduate University is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission, an accrediting agency recognized by the US Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education (CHEA). Wright Graduate University business programs have received specialized accreditation through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE). See complete accreditation and recognition details here.