Master of Business Administration
To inquire about this program:
Dr. Thomas Kohntopp | 423.869.6254 (Harrogate) or 865.531.4107 (Knoxville) | thomas.kohntopp@LMUnet.edu
Thank you for your interest in our Master of Business Administration programs at Lincoln Memorial University.
We Have Programs to Fit Your Schedule
The Part-time Evening MBA Program is a 36 credit hour program specifically designed for the working adult. It allows the student felexibility to select the pace of the program. The LMU Full-time MBA Program is a 36 credit hour program designed for individuals who wish to gain the advantage of an MBA degree in an intense, one-year educational commitment. The Professional MBA Program is designed for individuals who have already received a graduate degree outside of business. We also offer a "Business of Medicine" Certificate Program.
We Offer Programs in Three Locations
We offer our MBA programs in Knoxville (Cedar Bluff), Sevierville and at the main campus in Harrogate, You can complete the entire program at any location or any combination.
We Offer Accredited Programs
There are two main types of accreditation: institutional and program-specific. Lincoln Memorial university is acredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, master's, specialist and doctorate degrees. The LMU School of Business wanted to hold ourselves to a higher standard through program accreditation. The School of Business chose to focus on teaching excellence and seek accreditation from The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). ACBSP is one of two primary international business schol accreditation bodies. We were proud when the Board of Commissioners of the Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Commission of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs met on November 17-18, 2011, and voted to grant initial accreditation to Lincoln Memorial University and its business programs, which includes our MBA Program.
The MBA offers the following ACBSP accredited concentrations:
Human Resource Management
The following MBA concentrations are pending ACBSP accreditation:
Our Teaching Philosophy
The primiary philsophy in all our programs is critical thinking, decision making and leadership. Successful managers in today's ever-changing economy must be able to gather the relevant information, analyze and synthesize that information, and then make decisions. To emphasize these skills, your curriculum will include case studies, research, group exercises and discussion of current events. The focus is delivered with a faculty that is not only highly qualified academically, but also has professional experience in business. This combined experience allows us to focus on the application of your education to real world situations.
Please follows the links in the text above or to the left that will provide information on each of our programs. Of you have any additional questions or would like to meet and discuss how our programs may benefit your career, please use the contact information provided at the top of this website.