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Master of Business Administration

Earn your MBA at Virscend University in Irvine, CA.

This program is STEM designated and designed for the working professional. There are 10 courses total ranging from digital marketing to data analytics and management strategy. Courses take place in the evening hours. The program may be completed online or in person within 1 year for full-time students or 2 years for part-time students. To complete this program in one year for full-time students, you must begin in the Fall semester. This program will be in-person on campus in Irvine, CA. We offer convenient nighttime classes to accommodate our students who maintain full-time jobs.

Program Description 

The MBA program provides students with a strong foundation in content and competencies that will support their development as effective managers in many different types of settings. Students develop and utilize analytical tools to assist in decision making, to acquire organizational skills, to assist in their effective implementation of operational policies, to acquire a body of knowledge in the functional areas of business so that they develop leadership and supervisory skills, communication skills, and an understanding of the role of technology as an aid to effective management.

Program Mission

Our mission is to inspire business professionals to be intellectually prepared for the fast-changing global business environment.


Program Learning Outcomes

  • PLO 1: Critical Thinking and Research Analytics - Students will identify potential business opportunities, analyze competitive advantages, and apply fundamental strategy frameworks by critical thinking and applying proper problem-solving skills

  • PLO 2: Business Ethics and Corporate Governance - Students will develop awareness and knowledge of the ethical decision making in all aspects of corporate governance 

  • PLO 3: Interpersonal &Team Skills - Students will develop their interpersonal skills by working collaboratively to integrate diverse viewpoints

  • PLO 4: Business Functions - Students will apply integrative business knowledge to solve problems

  • PLO 5: Quantitative & Technical Skills - Students will utilize quantitative skills and analytical reasoning to analyze and interpret data to improve business performance

  • PLO 6: Domestic & Global Environment - Students will learn to evaluate the domestic and globally competitive market and apply the relevant concepts to facilitate efficient globalized operation

Notice to Prospective Degree Program Students

This institution is provisionally approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education to offer degree programs. To continue to offer this degree program, this institution must meet the following requirements:

  • become institutionally accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education, with the scope of the accreditation covering at least one degree program.

  • Achieve accreditation candidacy, or pre-accreditation, as defined in regulations, by November 18, 2019, and full accreditation by April 18, 2024.

If this institution stops pursuing accreditation, it must:

  • stop all enrollment in its degree programs

  • provide a teach-out to finish the educational program or provide a refund

An institution that fails to comply with accreditation requirements by the required dates shall have its approval to offer degree programs automatically suspended.


In March 2021, Virscend University has achieved candidacy for accreditation

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