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Why Earn an MBA?

Why Earn an MBA?

Why Earn an MBA

Why Earn an MBA

Why Earn an MBA

Why Earn 
an MBA?

The Value of an MBA from Dakota Wesleyan University can pay for itself in less than one year

49%[1]

of employers in the U.S. expected to increase starting salaries for MBAs in 2015

On average, an MBA degree can deliver a

7-figure income
$104,000

over a period of 20 years[2]

An MBA from Dakota Wesleyan University can pay for itself

less than one year[3]

89%

MBAs

say their advanced business education helped them grow their professional network[4]

87%

MBAs

attribute faster career advancement to their degree[4]

92%

MBAs

believe earning their MBA was professionally rewarding[4]

92%

MBA Graduates 

believe their degree prepared them for business leadership[4]

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MBA Career Outlook

84%

of U.S. employers planned to hire MBAs in 2015 (up 10 percent from 2014)[5]

Top industries hiring MBA graduates[5]

Energy

Technology

Finance

Consulting

Manufacturing

Health Care/ 
Pharmaceuticals

Energy

Technology

Finance

Consulting

MFG.

Health Care/Pharmaceuticals

Top U.S. regions hiring MBA graduates[5]

Industry median salaries for MBA graduates[6]

Energy

Health Care

Finance

Consumer Products

Technology

Consulting

Energy

Health Care

Finance

Consumer Products

Technology

Consulting

Popular MBA Career Paths[7]

Finance

Finance

of Workers Reporting High Job Satisfaction

Average Starting Salary

Average Mid-Career Salary

Wage Growth from Starting to Mid-Career Salary

Estimated 30-Year Earnings

Marketing

Marketing

of Workers Reporting High Job Satisfaction

Average Starting Salary

Average Mid-Career Salary

Wage Growth from Starting to Mid-Career Salary

Estimated 30-Year Earnings

Technology

Technology

of Workers Reporting High Job Satisfaction

Average Starting Salary

Average Mid-Career Salary

Wage Growth from Starting to Mid-Career Salary

Estimated 30-Year Earnings

Human Resources

Human Resources

of Workers Reporting High Job Satisfaction

Average Starting Salary

Average Mid-Career Salary

Wage Growth from Starting to Mid-Career Salary

Estimated 30-Year Earnings

Benefits of an Online MBA Program

Savings

Save on tuition, housing, transportation and more

Flexibility

Earn your degree on your own schedule

Technology

Prepare for the 21st century digital business environment

Networking

Network with faculty and peers in a digital community

Credibility

51 percent of college presidents say online and on-campus learning offer equal benefits[8]

Savings

Save money on tuition, housing and transportation

Flexibility

Complete your coursework anywhere, anytime

Technology

Prepare for todays digital business landscape

Networking

Connect with and learn from peers in a virtual environment

Credibility

51% of college presidents say online courses provide equal value to on-campus course[9]

Why Dakota Wesleyan University Online?

Complete your online MBA in as little as 12–24 months
DWU's online MBA program is designed for both working adults and full-time students
Receive personalized education rooted in the values of learning, leadership, faith and service
DWU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association
Learn with peers on your own schedule while managing career, family and personal commitments
Benefit from a values-driven emphasis that is informed by an active Christian worldview
Develop relationships and collaborate with peers and faculty in a robust digital community

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*Dakota Wesleyan University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. The university is also accredited or approved by South Dakota Department of Education, and the United Methodist University Senate.