Master of Business Administration Master of Business Administration

Online Master of Business Administration


Get ready to meet today’s complex business challenges with an online MBA program designed to fit your life and goals.

Build professional skills to help you pursue your career goals with an MBA

Each MBA specialization combines in-depth coursework and expert guidance to help you develop critical skills and knowledge in your chosen area of business.

Master of Business Administration program overview

The MBA program is designed for future business leaders who want to elevate their business skills and knowledge to a high professional level. Your chosen specialization will help you develop a professional skill set to meet today’s business challenges.

Choosing a Master of Business Administration specialization

Every MBA journey is different. Your specialization can help you leverage your unique passions and interests to build advanced expertise for the next phases of your business career.*

*Capella cannot guarantee any specific job, promotion, salary increase or other career outcomes. You will need to conduct your own research to understand what opportunities may be available to you. Note that some career paths may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure, certifications or other designations along with a degree.

Which is better for an MBA, FlexPath or GuidedPath?

Your lifestyle and learning preferences will factor into choosing a path for your MBA. FlexPath gives you the freedom to set your own deadlines and complete coursework at your own pace. GuidedPath offers a more structured approach with a fixed weekly schedule.


  • Complete your assessments at your own pace
  • Engage one-on-one with faculty to receive feedback
  • Get support from coaches when you need it
  • Pay one tuition fee per 12-week billing session; books, supplies and other fees apply

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  • Complete weekly assignments with preset deadlines
  • Participate in weekly discussion posts with your classmates and faculty
  • Connect with academic advisors to keep you on track 
  • Pay for what you take, price varies by courseload or term

Learn more about GuidedPath

Find out if FlexPath is right for you

Not sure about FlexPath or GuidedPath? The Path Finder Quiz evaluates your learning style to help determine which learning format is better suited to your personal and professional goals.

Why choose the MBA at Capella University?

Learn from business data

Learn to shape organizational decisions with analytics and data storytelling – two critical skills developed throughout your program.

Professional leadership skills

Throughout your program you’ll expand your ability to see the big picture, think strategically, find solutions and lead teams.

Reduce your tuition by $2,500

Enroll in a qualified program and apply for a $2.5K Capella Progress Reward, a scholarship to help fund your master’s degree.

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“The FlexPath format allowed me to go on family vacations and schedule my coursework in the way that I wanted. The knowledge I have gained from my Master of Business Administration has taught me how to better appreciate, relate to, analyze and strategize with individuals.”

Tyra Andre MBA FlexPath alumni