Frequently Asked Questions About the Online Master of Business Administration

How long will it take to earn my Master of Business Administration degree?

The MBA requires a total of 36 credit hours, for a total of 12 classes. Students generally complete the degree in two years.

How do I attend online classes? Do I need special computer equipment?

As an online student at Our Lady of the Lake University, you will not need to log on at the same time every day. You can access your coursework online anytime, as long as you complete assignments by the due dates your professor designates. When you log on, you will have access to a variety of learning resources and have many opportunities to interact with your professors and fellow classmates.

Computer requirements are minimal—since you’re reading this online, your equipment probably already meets them. Check out the Online Learning Details for more specifics.

What types of learning support will I have access to if I need help with my online studies?

As a student in the online MBA program, you will have access to a diverse and knowledgeable faculty that brings years of classroom and real-world business experience to your lessons. Faculty members are available via e-mail and phone. In addition, you’ll have access to an advisor as well as 24/7 technical support.

Is financial aid available?

Financial aid is available to those who qualify. Visit our Tuition and Financial Aid page for more information about qualification and the application process. To discuss tuition rates and various payment options, please request more information or call 855-275-1082 to speak with an admissions advisor.

Is the online MBA at Our Lady of the Lady University accredited?

Yes, OLLU’s online MBA program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Our Lady of the Lake University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Our Lady of the Lake University that fall under one of these areas: (1) to learn about the accreditation status of the institution, (2) to file a third-party comment at the time of the institution’s decennial review, or (3) to file a complaint against the institution for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement.

For other concerns or complaints, please contact the Vice-President of Student Life (campus life, student activities, etc), Vice-President of Academic Affairs (academic issues) or Director of Human Resources (employee issues).

What are the admissions requirements and application procedures for this online graduate degree?

Visit the Admissions Overview page to learn more about the admissions requirements. Requirements vary in the cases of international students, conditional admission, special admission (non-degree-seeking), and other situations.

If you have additional questions, call 855-275-1082 and speak with an admissions advisor or request more information today.