Course summary

The MBA develops business knowledge and practical skills to help graduates advance their careers in today’s competitive global markets. Students gain a broad understanding of contemporary management operations, learn industry-relevant skills and develop solutions to complex business situations. They enhance their professional expertise by completing practical assessment activities in leadership, problem solving and communication skills. The MBA provides the option to study broadly across a comprehensive suite of business disciplines and the opportunity to specialise.

Designed for those actively working in professional business roles, the MBA includes a research project which students apply directly to their workplace.

A Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate in Business are also available.

Students who have completed a relevant Bachelor degree may receive four units of advanced standing towards the Masters degree

Rated 5 stars for getting a job

The Good Universities Guide 2014 rates our MBA (Master of Business Administration) 5 stars for getting a job. We also receive 4 stars for graduate salaries and an overall 4 star rating. With our low fees and personalised, flexible study options an MBA from Southern Cross University offers superb value.



Depending on unit availabilities, previous study or work experience, students may be able to complete their degree in a shorter duration than indicated. International on-shore students must complete a minimum of eight units per year.

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From the 1st of June, 2017, the term 'Distance Education' has been replaced with 'Online'