Discover the MBA that’s as innovative as you are.

At Jefferson Online, we don’t believe in the status quo. With our integrated curriculum, you’ll gain the skills you need to make a positive impact in your career through the development and execution of industry-disrupting and customer-centric business models. Our Online Innovation MBA (iMBA) program provides the intellectual tools to interpret current issues for multinational firms, such as foreign exchange markets and associated risk, portfolio effects of capital markets and more. Through our iMBA online program, you’ll also learn to effectively analyze venture opportunities and create viable and practical business plans.

Whether you’re seeking to build your business, problem-solving skills, or are eager to seize entrepreneurial opportunities, our International Graduate Business Trip can help you achieve your goals through industry exposure and experience. This exciting opportunity, which is offered every spring to Thomas Jefferson University MBA students, allows you to explore corporations in countries such as India, Spain, England, China and Australia. Whatever your goal may be, our iMBA online program will transform you into a dynamic problem-solver and entrepreneurial thinker who is ready for career success.

  • Apply creative leadership concepts to innovative organizational structures and ethical decision-making
  • Strategize and implement plans for global industries
  • Utilize product design methodology to identify customer needs, create protypes and develop effective business plans
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Degree Details

March 9, 2020

Next Start Date

18 - 24 Months

Program Length

36 Hours


8 Weeks

Course Length

Course Map

Foundations (9 credits)

  • IMBFX 503 Foundations of Economic Analysis
  • IMBFX 504 Intro to Financial & Managerial Accounting
  • IMBFX 505 Financial Management
  • IMBFX 508 Statistical Analysis for Business Decisions
  • IMBFX 510 Operation Management

iMBA Core (36 credits)

  • IMBAX 600 Management Concepts*
  • IMBAX 601 Marketing Concepts*
  • IMBAX 602 Managing Innovative People & Teams
  • IMBAX 604 Business Model Innovation
  • IMBAX 625 Communications, Negotiations and the Creative Economy
  • IMBAX 627 Competitive Technical Intelligence
  • IBMAX 628 Accounting for Management Decisions
  • IMBAX 629 Financial Policy & Planning
  • IMBAX 630 Operations from a Systems Perspective
  • IMBAX 642 Strategic Insight & Implementation
  • IMBAX 700 International Economics & Finance
  • IMBAX 714 New Product Development
  • IMBAX 759 Entrepreneurship
  • *Qualified students may receive Advanced Standing waivers for these courses based on prior learning, experience and demonstrated skills or competencies

Potential Careers

An MBA is one of the most valuable and versatile degrees you can earn. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the need for management-level professionals is expected to grow significantly through the year 2024. Roles at this level also command impressive salaries, with the median annual wage at more than $97,000. Graduates of Jefferson Online’s iMBA program are qualified for careers such as:

  • Management consultant
  • CEO or COO
  • Financial analyst
  • Marketing manager
  • Strategy operations manager

"I want to take the next step in my career and I want to make sure that I am prepared for anything that might come my way. Getting my MBA [at Jefferson Online] has helped me to learn business perspectives beyond just what I know from my own job, in my own industry."

Blair Jones

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Admissions Requirements

  1. Submit a completed online application.
  2. Submit official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. An official copy of a transcript is a transcript that is stamped with the school’s seal.
  3. You must have post-undergraduate professional work experience and are required to submit your resume during the online application process. Depending on your undergraduate educational background, additional supporting documents may be required.

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