$146,426

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14,000 and growing

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Online executive MBA in the world

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Developed and taught by leading academic and business experts, our undergraduate and graduate courses will give you the expertise and skills to succeed in today’s fast-paced and globally connected world of business.

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Athabasca University Faculty of Business Accreditations

Canada

AU is recognized by the Government of Alberta and reports to the Government of Alberta through the Ministry of Advanced Education. Through Alberta’s Post-secondary Learning Act, the government authorizes Athabasca University Governing Council to govern the university and to grant degrees.

United States

In 2006, AU became the first Canadian public university to receive accreditation in the United States, through the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), one of six regional organizations in the U.S. that accredits universities.

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) 
  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Universities Canada (UC)
  • Canadian Association for Graduate Studies (CAGS) 
  • Canadian Federation of Business School Deans (CFBSD)
  • Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE)
  • Canadian Virtual University (CVU)
  • International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE)
  • International Education Council (IEC)