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All Quarters: Online & Onsite (Seattle); Spring: Mixed Mode (Renton)
Online, Mixed Mode, Onsite (Seattle, Renton)
Total Credits

An MBA that Prepares You for Industry Certifications

The Master of Business Administration program at City University of Seattle prepares you to lead, manage, and grow diverse organizations. You can customize the MBA program to your personal career goals by choosing one of six emphases, which include accounting, human resource management, project management, and more. These emphases offer a focused curriculum that prepares you to sit for a variety of in-demand industry certifications exams.

In addition to our popular online MBA program, CityU offers weekday in-class, mixed-mode, and intensive weekend MBA Seattle programs, so you can choose the schedule that works for you.

In this innovative MBA program, students can select from one of 6 emphases. Each emphasis will prepare you for a specific industry certification exam.

Your MBA from CityU will position you for advancement into managerial roles while sharpening your business acumen and communication skills. If you have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, you qualify to apply. We are confident the skills you’ll learn here will prepare you for success, so we don’t require the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or any other standardized test for enrollment consideration.

Learning Outcomes

Throughout the MBA Seattle program, you’ll learn to:

  • Lead the creation of human-centered solutions to complex problems.
  • Demonstrate leadership that fosters innovation, diverstiy, inclusion, and equity.
  • Effectively manage business operations, applying best practices in finance, accounting, data, technology, risk-management, and digital transformation.
  • Formulate effective strategies and implementatino plans for global business.

Student Achievement

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Founded in 1973, City University of Seattle offers over 60 on-site and online programs designed for busy working adults like you. When you enroll at CityU, you’ll have the support of a community of faculty, staff, students, and alumni who are dedicated to helping you finish your degree and reach your goals.


City University of Seattle is recognized as a Top 10 educator of adults nationwide.1


Degree programs that fit your busy lifestyle. Faculty and staff that want you to succeed.


Expand your global perspectives in online and on-campus courses with students from all around the world.


Join the 60,000+ alumni who have graduated from City University of Seattle since 1973.