Meet new challenges with new skills: the William Woods University Online MBA.

Today’s business environment calls for a new type of leader whose skills include critical decision making, quantitative modeling and managing smart teams that deliver results. You can develop these in-demand talents through the William Woods University Online MBA.


You can expect rigorous coursework taught by experienced professionals who have been where you are and are committed to helping you get to the next level. You can also expect to collaborate with a strong class of peers who will be part of your professional network long after you complete the degree.

We’re not just committed to helping you move up the ladder; we are committed to finding ways for the most unique and exceptional career plans to take root and grow.

Convenient classes designed for working professionals

  • Eight week courses
  • Six convenient starts
  • Classes conducted online
  • Designed for working adults
  • Degree can be completed in two years or less
  • Accredited by the ACBSP

The William Woods difference

  • Over 150 years of academic excellence.
  • 94% of our MBA graduates are working or pursuing an advanced degree
  • Top fields for our graduates include Educational Services, Health & Social Services, and Finance & Insurance
  • Courses are designed to promote collaboration and networking

Our tuition promise

  • Our affordable tuition will not go up as long as you stay continuously enrolled

Average total cost of our online MBA program
Average annual salary of our MBA graduates
Annual salary earned by 18 percent of our MBA graduates


Mardy Leathers, MBA ‘14

Director, Division of Workforce Development, State of Missouri

Mardy oversees 324 employees and a $98 million budget. He manages all the federal dollars that come to the state to help people who are unemployed or underemployed. He works with individuals who want to enter job enrichment programs and helps businesses and communities develop strategies to attract and retain talent.
Mardy on his William Woods experience: “I enjoyed the 18-month cohort set up and as an adult learner my experience with the MBA program was awesome.” Mardy also serves as an adjunct professor at William Woods and was a recent commencement speaker.

Makele Ndessokia, MBA ‘13

Human Resources Director at Missouri Department of Agriculture

Makele has 10 years of federal and state government experience in the area of Human Resources, collaborating with Missouri Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Animal Plant and Health Inspection Services, Administrative Hearing Commission, and the Bureau of the Public Debt.

Application requirements & deadline

No GMAT required. No application fee.

Classes start in August, October, January, March, May and June.
Next session starts on October 18th.
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