Percentage of students enrolled in online programs in Kentucky

MBA Concentrations

Besides a basic masters’ degree in business administration, some online MBA programs offered by Kentucky universities also have strategic career concentrations students can choose between. Rather than becoming a generalist, as with a standard MBA, you become a specialist. In-demand concentrations can increase the student’s potential earning power. There are plenty of possible specializations for professionals, including business economics, public policy, social media marketing, marketing management, and more. Admission requirements vary, but online MBA concentrations currently available in Kentucky include:


Finance

Every company needs managers with financial expertise. A finance concentration allows students to develop expertise in technical finance (fintech) as well as master other skills necessary to be hired in the financial or related industries.


Health Systems Management

This concentration prepares those planning a career in health services for leadership roles in hospitals, other medical organizations, or businesses engaged in healthcare services or products.


Human Resources Management

HR managers are as responsible for a company’s success – or failure – as anyone. Management, employees, and company or office culture are all related to HR management expertise. Companies want the best possible people working in HR, and having a concentration in HR management on your resume is a significant asset.


Information Technology

The core of this concentration focuses on how IT can make businesses function effectively and maintain a competitive edge. They may also have an additional role in security and maintaining staff access to private information and their ability to connect with each other.


International Business

Business is increasingly connected worldwide. With this MBA concentration, students will have the credentials to search for work in globalized companies anywhere in the world.

Top MBA Careers in Kentucky

Often working in IT or project management, business analysts combine business and technological knowhow to implement problem solving solutions.

This job involves identifying business opportunities, evaluating the business current state, and working to drive the business to its full potential.

This position involves supervising a company or a particular area of a company.

This individual oversees goods and services production, and is charged with making this aspect of the organization run as smoothly as possible.

In this role, a person oversees a company’s external and internal programs.

The senior financial analyst not only uses data to make investment recommendations, but builds on industry relationships and meets with clients.

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Campbellsville, KY

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  • Tuition

    17,244

  • % receiving financial aid

    90+% overall

  • Student population

    7,207

  • Public or Private

    Private

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Morehead, KY

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  • Tuition

    17,370

  • % receiving financial aid

    95% overall

  • Student population

    10,580

  • Public or Private

    Public

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Murray, KY

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  • Tuition

    23,184

  • % receiving financial aid

    87% overall

  • Student population

    10,012

  • Public or Private

    Public

Location:

Highland Heights, KY

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  • Tuition

    16,995

  • % receiving financial aid

    87% overall

  • Student population

    14,456

  • Public or Private

    Public

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Bowling Green, KY

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  • Tuition

    24,410

  • % receiving financial aid

    61.6% overall

  • Student population

    20,257

  • Public or Private

    Public