Pepperdine University offers an online master of business administration with five concentration options, including digital innovation and information systems and leadership and managing organizational change. This online MBA in California can be earned in less than two years with a full-time course load. Students complete 12 core courses covering topics in economics, legal issues of business, and financial management, as well as up to six major courses. All students participate in two on-campus residencies, including a personal and leadership development workshop. An optional international residency also open to online students. Students with a professional background in business may be eligible for a GMAT waiver.