Master of Business Administration (MBA)


Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Our Innovative Approach

Our Approach: Defined
Know: It's the traditional content, the foundation of the discipline.
Do: Where you put that knowledge into action. How do you apply what you are learning to action. How does that content play out in industry and your professional landscape.
Be: It's all about reflecting. What are your strengths and where are the areas that you can identify that need enhancing. Successful leaders are continually reflecting and assessing and we have built that into each of our courses.

The business world has changed. So has our MBA program.

St. Cloud State is leading the way forward with it's MBA to provide an education for tomorrow’s business leaders with a foundation to face issues that matter. Now, more than ever, aspiring leaders need an MBA. St. Cloud State University makes it a real possibility for you.

Experiential Learning

You’ll delve into real-world learning opportunities, reflect on your business’ roles and responsibilities in society, learn what it takes to be a game-changer and experience a curriculum grounded in ethics, sustainability, leadership, communication and critical thinking.

The result

A high-value master’s degree in business administration that gives you the knowledge, leadership skills and self-understanding to influence and lead others. You’ll further yourself, your career and the world around you.

We pride ourselves on providing our MBA students with a way forward that has the greatest value for their hard-earned dollars. When you hear an MBA from St. Cloud State is high value, we mean it. You can earn your MBA degree from St. Cloud State for 60-70 percent less than you would pay at many other schools.

Value of a St. Cloud State MBA

Estimated costs:

$25,000 at St. Cloud State

$19,000 Online program

The Herberger Business School MBA is one of just two programs in Minnesota to be accredited by the AACSB, the world’s leading business-school accrediting agency, for more than 45 years.

Accreditation by the AACSB means your Herberger MBA meets the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. It means you’re attending a program that maintains continuous and rigorous improvement. It means your MBA education will deliver high value. And, it means you’ll stand out among your peers.

Our graduates earn a high return on their investment when comparing their average salary increase to the cost of their program.

AACSB Accreditation

The Herberger Business School MBA is accredited through the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AASCB International), the world’s leading business-school accrediting agency.