Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Discover the tools you need to move your career forward.

Put the power of a Concordia MBA to work for you

The MBA program at Concordia University Portland gives students the tools to succeed in tomorrow’s global and technology-driven business environment, including the ability to adapt to changing market forces. Concordia’s relevant and customizable curriculum not only equips you to be comfortable with change, but also helps you anticipate and embrace it.

Relevant and rigorous, our case-based curriculum provides the knowledge and applied experiences necessary for career advancement – with customizable capstone projects, several dynamically evolving concentrations, and Professional Practice, a new accelerated track for professionals with graduate-level degrees or certificates.

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We can help! Receive an information packet and connect with an admission counselor.

Upcoming Info Sessions

To schedule an individual appointment, call 503-280-8501 or email admission@cu-portland.edu.

Jan
20
2018
MBA Information Session

Why Concordia Portland?

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Transform Your Career

Getting an MBA from Concordia University can enhance your salary potential, build new career opportunities, and create your professional network. You will be challenged to find and follow your passion, forge meaningful connections, and apply your talents. 

Concentration tracks include:

  • Leadership and Management
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Administration
  • General Business
  • Project Management
  • Professional Practice

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Program Options That Fit Your Life

Our unique case-based approach is designed to fit your busy schedule. That's why our MBA program offers you convenient scheduling with classes available on weeknights and online.

Following the cohort model, our small class sizes and personal attention from professors are designed with your success in mind. The workload is challenging but manageable, allowing you to accomplish your academic goals while maintaining your career and family commitments. 

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Higher learning at a Lower Cost

Concordia offers a variety of scholarships, grants, and benefits to help reduce the financial burden of pursuing an MBA degree. For example, every MBA student receives a $4,000 Career Track Scholarship (or scholarship of greater value) as well as a $1,000 Educational Resource Scholarship to help offset the cost of textbooks and technology. Our financial aid counselors will work with you to find all the ways you can save.

SCooley.gif"Concordia's MBA program allowed me to gain relevant and strategic business knowledge, while still working full time and applying those learnings in my everyday life."

Sarah Cooley, MBA '14

Admission Requirements

Concordia University considers many factors in making an admission decision. These include academic records (courses taken and GPA), professional experience, career achievements, and graduate test scores, if required. The university also focuses on bringing together students from different backgrounds and disciplines in an effort to foster a learning environment that celebrates diversity, academic inquiry, and multiple perspectives.

pbj_mbaranking.pngAll candidates must submit or complete the following:

  • Letter of Intent
  • Professional Résumé
  • Bachelor's degree or higher from a regionally-accredited school
  • Official Transcripts from all colleges attended or a Transcript Release Form
  • Admission Interview

After reviewing your résumé and transcripts, your admission counselor can tell you if anything else is needed.