Whether you are a working professional seeking to advance in your career, change careers or to develop additional skill sets and wider expertise in your current position, APU’s Master of Business Administration supports your goals by emphasizing a broad understanding of successful business operations and the development of critical skills you need to be an effective leader in today’s complex and dynamic business world. Under the guidance of faculty mentors and industry leaders with experience in a wide variety of fields, you will have many opportunities to collaborate on real-world projects with professional peers that prepare you to graduate with an enhanced resume and a strong network within the business community.

Degree Fit

Career Outcomes

​APU alumni, building upon their experience and education, contribute in the advancement of for-profit and not-for-profit operations. Their roles are as corporate managers, executives, policy leaders and entrepreneurs.

Degree Roadmap



MBA with Concentration in Finance combines the breadth of the MBA with the depth required for careers in finance: understanding the securities markets, raising capital, valuations, and portfolio and investment theory.

Health Services Administration

MBA with Concentration in Health Services Administration builds upon the MBA Core with specialized courses in finance, ethics, systems and policy, evaluation and outcomes, and the opportunity to explore emerging issues.

Student Profiles

The format of the MBA at APU really caters to students with lives. The instructors are full-time, long-term faculty who have a lot to offer. There is great communication between students and great professional networking that takes the degree outside the classroom. I’m disappointed that I waited so long to do this!-Jim Hinkle, MBA, 2017


Andrew J. Crow and Cora C. Crow Memorial Scholarship

Full-time students nominated by a Methodist church who has graduated within three years prior to admission from a high school within the Panhandle of Texas, or female students pursuing a degree in business or education

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Develop your career – or chart a new path – with the APU business degree that’s right for you.  Our Business Administration Department maintains small class sizes. APU’s ranked faculty double as mentors throughout your program and beyond Graduation Day. You’ll be among close-knit peers who value cooperation as much as competition. Flexible course schedules include your choice of two degree programs delivered fully online – without sacrificing regular class meetings with your professors. And academic advising through the APU Business Administration Department makes the most of your time as well as transfer credits you’ve already earned.

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