One Year MBA (Accelerated)

Cleary MBA Program 

The one-year Master of Business Administration in Management is designed to aspiring leaders for advancement to positions of increasing responsibility and leadership roles in business organizations. Work experience and undergraduate academic preparation in any major qualifies individuals for this program to develop advanced competencies in problem solving, technical analysis, and interpersonal skills required for effective leadership and management.

Cost of Program

11 Courses (33 credit hours)


Books and Course Materials

No cost

Room & Board and Transportation

$9,507* (annual)

*subject to change 

Total Cost of Attendance


*subject to change 

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Develop a strategic level of understanding of accounting, management, marketing, economics, and statistics.
  • Integrate important relationships across business disciplines.
  • Motivate ethical behavior and comply with codes and regulations.
  • Correspond effectively ideas and arguments related to business issues.
  • Summarize the opportunities and challenges presented by globalization of business.

Career Opportunities

The Occupational Outlook Handbook 2008-2009 indicates that managers whose accomplishments reflect strong leadership qualities will have the best opportunities for high level positions. It further states that “in an increasingly global economy, experience in international economics and business will also be beneficial.” In choosing a career in organizational leadership, you might want to consider a job as:

  • Manufacturing
  • Health Care
  • Government
  • Service Sectors

Occupational Outlook*

  • Average starting salary $64,100 in 2012
  • A 1.9% increase in starting salaries from 2011