MBA Programs in Economic Studies

Compare 111 MBA Programs in Economic Studies

Economic Studies

Pursuing a master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) is a lucrative educational decision. There are many focus areas students can pursue within an MBA program. A master’s degree in Economics is one of these tracks.

What is an MBA in Economics? This is one of the most prestigious degrees in the business world. This study focuses on teaching students the skills they will need to manage funds for businesses and organizations, analyze and create financial reports, and understand and be able to explain the complex nature of economic theory. There are many areas of specialization within this field, from agriculture and education to marketing, health care, and even international relations. If there’s a market, there’s a need for an Economic specialist.

Because there are so many applications within this field, it is a degree that can cater to a wide variety of learners. Additionally, this degree promotes in-depth critical thinking, problem solving, and analytical skills that can be used in any career.

The cost of obtaining a master’s degree in Economics is dependent on a few different factors, the biggest one being the institution attended. Another factor is the time spent to obtain the degree. A typical MBA program takes two years full time or three to five years part time; however, some students can finish the program within 12 to 18 months.

One of the main reasons this degree is so desirable is because of the job market. Financial and economical knowledge is a valuable commodity in today’s world. With an MBA in Economics one might pursue any number of careers, including an accountant, marketing analyst, strategy consultant, or eventually a CFO for a large company.

There are a range of educational options available to fit every student’s needs. Most university campuses will offer a degree in Economics. However, there are other options as well. Online education is a growing industry and many universities specialize in providing online master’s programs to accommodate those who are looking to attend school while also working, raising a family, or simply living a busy life. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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MBA Specialized In Risk Management, International Security And Cyber Security

ESLSCA Business School
Campus or Online Part time October 2017 France Paris

To address the need for comprehensive approach to cyber security, EMT decided to launch the specialized MBA Risk Management, International Security and Cybersecurity within its training offer. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Economic Studies. The issue of physical security firms can not be divorced today the problem of intangible threats that affect the economy via computer networks and the Internet. The company's protection is now a strategic issue that can no longer be treated by a series of technical measures. To meet this need comprehensive approach to cyber security, EMT decided to launch the MBA specialized Risk Management, International Security and Cybersecurity as part of its continuing education offers. Ranking EGE: EDUNIVERSAL best Masters, MS and MBA in France in the Economic Intelligence category - 1st since 2002 ie 15 years EDUNIVERSAL best Masters, MS and MBA in the world in the category Business Intelligence, Knowledge Management and Security - between 4th and 7th worldwide since 2009 Trophy pedagogy EDUNIVERSAL - Christian Harbulot regularly in the top 10 Masters in France (1st in 2010) Best Book in 2012 dedicated to Competitive Intelligence - EI's Manual coordinated by EMT Training aims : Preparing for tomorrow risks Knowing the geopolitics of the cyber-security (country risk ...) criminal risks (mafia ...) Teaching skills of the Sûreté, the Internet (without a technical background) and risk management to executives from the private and public sector Understanding public cooperation / private partnerships in the areas of cyber and the safety: Police Police RPS DGSE DPRSD ANSSI ... Equating the mapping of actors Trades Internet safety and the roles of each. Implement a security policy within a company or organization Assessing the risks in... [-]

MBA in Professional Accounting

Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick
Campus Full time 14 months September 2017 USA Newmarket

An MBA is only 14 months away with the Rutgers MBA in Professional Accounting. A certificate in Audit Analytics is earned with only one additional course. [+]

An MBA is only 14 months away with the Rutgers MBA in Professional Accounting. A certificate in Audit Analytics is earned with only one additional course.

Today's dynamic global economy requires accounting professionals who are skilled, well-rounded business leaders accomplished at identifying and maximizing opportunities. The first of its kind, the Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Professional Accounting program is designed to prepare you as a true business leader.

An MBA in 14 months, eligibility to sit for the CPA exam, and preparation to take advantage of leading opportunities in the world of business - these are the hallmarks of the MBA in Professional Accounting program. Specifically developed for undergraduates holding degrees in the arts and sciences or business degrees other than accounting, the program integrates management skills with accounting theory and practice, with a strong emphasis on teamwork, case studies, and final team projects. One measure of success is the large number of graduates that we place in career positions each year.... [-]


Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance and Responsible Investment

Sustainability Management School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years Switzerland Gland

The aim of the Master of Business Administration in Finance and Responsible Investment is to offer a predominantly professionally oriented education that addresses corporate finance and the broader sustainability agenda for responsible investment. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Economic Studies. The aim of the full time (one year) or part-time (two years) Master of Business Administration in Finance and Responsible Investment is to offer a predominantly professionally oriented education that addresses corporate finance and the broader sustainability agenda for responsible investment. Designed for all professionals in corporations, non-profits and governmental agencies demanding sustainability knowledge and practice. Applicants learn how to apply innovative solutions for a sustainable economy, society and environment. During the courses you have the opportunity to network with our partners while searching for job or enhancing your career. The first part of the program is constituted by theoretical analysis and the second one is mainly focused on developing practical skills. This Program of Study involves the transmission of existing knowledge or the development of new applications of knowledge within different fields of investigation. Specifically, the practical-oriented projects are guided by academics, consultants and professionals. These projects are part of SUMAS’ innovative teaching methodology which includes video conferences with leading speakers in business schools and multinational organizations around the globe. These activities not only encourage knowledge sharing but are also valuable career-building networking opportunities. Program Organization: Length: 3 terms (full-time program) or 6 terms (part-time program). Content: 9 core modules, 5 major courses including a project in collaboration with our local and international partners and a final capstone course. Small classes. Upon request, individual lectures. Starting Dates: January, April and September. Requirements for the MBA Programs : Official certified transcripts and diplomas... [-]

Full-Time MBA

University of San Francisco - School of Management
Campus Full time 22 months September 2018 USA San Francisco

The Full-Time MBA at the University of San Francisco is focused on educating you to thrive as a broadly experienced and visionary manager who is prepared to tackle complex challenges. The USF MBA combines the global diversity of our students, analytical rigor of our faculty, and entrepreneurial energy of our region to prepare you to build more productive and compassionate organizations. [+]

Transform your career in the SF Bay Area with the USF Full-Time MBA. The USF Full-Time MBA is an immersive 22-month experience. World-class academic content and expert, dedicated faculty Career-oriented co-curricular activities and events Collaboration within extensive Bay Area School of Management alumni and company networks Small Classes As part of the Full-Time MBA program, you’ll learn with a select cohort of professionals who come from around the world to experience San Francisco’s innovative business culture first-hand. Diverse Colleagues The University of San Francisco has small class sizes of 20-30 students, and our cohort system means that collaboration and cooperation are more than just leadership ideals we teach—they are fundamental to the infrastructure of your program. Career Acceleration With the Full-Time MBA, USF emphasizes your career goals from day one. Working with support from mentors and career advisers, you choose an area of focus based on your professional interests and goals. Personalized Career Accelerator Platform (CAP) Consulting projects and internships with San Francisco companies MBA social innovation project Leadership The Full-Time MBA prepares you for ethical and entrepreneurial leadership through experiential learning — and invaluable professional exposure in the city that is synonymous with innovation. Six Concentrations for Full-time and Part-time MBA Programs Data Analysis & Business Insights Entrepreneurship & Innovation Finance International Business Marketing Organization Development Full-Time MBA Curriculum At USF, you'll have the unique benefits of a career-focused education, offering instruction, course selection, and specialized work experience that align with your professional goals, as well as unparalleled proximity... [-]

MBA - Management of Nonprofit Organizations

College of Mount Saint Vincent
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Riverdale

The College’s M.B.A. program equips students with leadership skills and business acumen to serve both the profit and not-for-profit sectors. The program offers a student-centered learning environment within a curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Economic Studies. MBA - Management of Nonprofit Organizations The concentration in nonprofit management offers a unique specialization designed to provide students and professionals with the skills, tools, and strategies to manage nonprofit and social enterprises whose primary missions are to serve the common good. The courses in this concentration develop proficiency in theory and practice of nonprofit enterprises, law and governance, organizational culture and development, accounting and financial management, fundraising and institutional advancement, volunteer and human resource management, and product and service marketing, to name a few competencies. This concentration aims to provide a flexible and rich experience to students as they navigate this complex and exciting nonprofit landscape, and in the process help prepare them to be ethical leaders in their organizations. [-]

Professional MBA Public Auditing (in German)

WU Executive Academy - Vienna University of Economics and Business
Campus Part time 18 months October 2017 Austria Vienna

This program provides cutting-edge management expertise and leadership best practice alongside practical auditing experience, focusing on efficiency and economy as fundamental criteria for the assessment of public sector bodies. [+]

Professional MBA Public AuditingThe Professional MBA Public Auditing provides cutting-edge management expertise and leadership best practice alongside practical auditing experience. It focuses on efficiency and economy as fundamental criteria for the assessment of public sector bodies. The powerful partnership of the WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) and the Austrian Court of Audit offers an optimal preparation for financial officials in the public sector - for the duties and challenges inherent to public auditing.

 

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Austrian Court of Audit

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EQUIS AMBA FIBAA AACSB

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German

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Masters In Management (mba)

Fundación Universidad de América
Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 Colombia Bogotá

The MBA program is aimed at professionals in different areas of knowledge, executives from different functional areas of public and private companies, with broad intellectual and academic capacities and with the potential to lead competitive and innovative organizations. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Economic Studies. Justification The structural changes generated in organizations (in terms of productivity and competitiveness) in response to the continuous and permanent changes that occur in the context of globalized economies require management professionals in companies with skills, management and finances that allow them to guide and direct the businesses guaranteeing their sustainability and survival. This requires that the management teams of the organizations are composed of leading professionals, ethical, innovative and that enhance human talent and optimize the resources available. GOALS To train masters (MBA) with a high sense of social responsibility and business ethics, with ability to investigate and deepen in the managerial and financial areas, with a differentiating approach oriented to the reflection, analysis and application of the general theory of the administration chord with the needs derived from the economic and social situation of the country. To prepare managers and advisers of competitive companies in an environment of high standards of efficiency and levels of uncertainty regarding the decision making, able to create and use tools and techniques managerial and financial to offer solutions to the problems of the organization. To present an international vision that allows to develop in the master student competences and capacities from the area of ​​the management and of the finances for its contextualización, reflection, analysis and application in competitive scenarios. Addressed to The MBA program is aimed at professionals in different areas of knowledge, executives from different functional areas of public and private companies, with... [-]

MBA - Accounting

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 USA Rochester + 1 more

MBA - Accounting: In addition to the educational preparation for a career leading to top management, the Master of Business Administration—Accounting program fulfills the education requirements that allow students to sit for the New York State Certified Public Accountancy exam. [+]

Master of Business Administration in Accounting

In addition to the educational preparation for a career leading to top management, the master of business administration—accounting program fulfills the education requirements that allow students to sit for the New York State Certified Public Accountancy exam. The program also stresses the skills necessary for the design, operation, and control of accounting information systems.

Admission requirementsCompleted applications for admission should be on file in the Office of Graduate Enrollment Services at least four weeks prior to registration for the next academic quarter for students from the United States, and up to 10 weeks prior for international students applying for student visas.... [-]


Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Indiana University Kokomo
Campus Part time September 2017 USA Kokomo

Our Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) is an AACSB accredited program designed to prepare our students to be successful business managers in a complex and rapidly changing global environment. We combine quality academics with individual attention from dedicated faculty. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Economic Studies. Our Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) is an AACSB accredited program designed to prepare our students to be successful business managers in a complex and rapidly changing global environment. We combine quality academics with individual attention from dedicated faculty. Our students work and interact with our school's leading business professors in small classroom settings that provide a unique relationship-based, learning environment. Our program provides students with an in-depth understanding of the business world, and prepares them for successful careers as leaders, managers, executives, entrepreneurs, and innovators in their chosen field. Our M.B.A. students gain: advanced leadership skills. comprehensive business knowledge. enhanced critical thinking skills. sensitivity and awareness to ethical issues in business. an understanding of international and cross-cultural environments. advanced analytical skills. An IU Kokomo School of Business M.B.A. delivers a premier business education. Our business professors combine excellence in education with research, providing our students with the most advanced developments in business management theory, strategy, and technology. What to expect In the classroom What can you expect? Expect a life-changing journey. Our classroom experience is dynamic, we bring students and faculty together from diverse backgrounds, both professionally and culturally. You will have the opportunity to learn, network, and share information with fellow students from around the world who are employed by local, regional, national, and global companies. Outside the classroom What can you expect? Expect to be challenged, our M.B.A. program will take you out of the classroom where you will put... [-]

Full-time MBA

Warwick Business School
Campus Full time August 2018 United Kingdom Coventry

Our full-time MBA is designed to challenge and transform you. After one year you will emerge a different person with a thorough understanding of your unique leadership qualities and potential. [+]

Full-time MBA

Ranked first in the UK and 20th in the world by The Economist, the Warwick Full-time MBA, creates entrepreneurial, creative and effective leaders Our Full-time MBA is the catalyst you need to transform your career. Whether you want to change job function, sector, location or simply increase your earning potential, we will give you the confidence and skills to achieve your potential. 12 immersive months Our 12 month programme is intense, fast-paced and captivating. With international travel, unlimited coaching, in-depth work with leading companies and a peer group from a range of different industry sectors and cultures, you will grow both personally and academically. Alongside lectures, seminars, group exercises, case studies and projects, you will have the opportunity to participate in one of the most innovative learning experiences available. Constantly innovating As a proud part of the University of Warwick, we have a long standing reputation for innovation. Our desire to do things differently lies in our foundations, research and our methods of teaching. This is evidenced by our research in areas such as Big Data and Behavioural Science, in the way leadership is embedded in, rather than added on to the Warwick Full-time MBA and in our teaching which uses scenarios and elements of acting to discover new approaches to the biggest business issues. Challenging business insights with real world application Entrepreneurial in spirit and practice, we break new ground with our research. We constantly challenge ourselves to take teaching and learning beyond the classroom by bringing... [-]

MBA

University of North Alabama
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Florence

UNA has one of the top MBA programs in the State of Alabama, ranking third in number of MBA graduates per year in the State. UNA's MBA program allows you an opportunity to earn your MBA for less than $12,500 from a Nationally ranked program. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Economic Studies. UNA has one of the top MBA programs in the State of Alabama, ranking third in number of MBA graduates per year in the State. UNA's MBA program allows you an opportunity to earn your MBA for less than $12,500 from a Nationally ranked program. Whether you are looking for an MBA or wish to earn your Executive MBA, we have all the options to fit everyone’s busy life. We offer an experience that is unmatched regardless of which concentration is right for you. Our professors bring real world experience to the classroom that serves as the foundation for our programs. You will benefit from their research and experience through case studies, solving real world business problems, and their dynamic delivery of practical business skills, knowledge, and strategies. Why UNA for your MBA The MBA, or Master of Business Administration, graduate degree is one of the most recognizable and desired professional degrees in the United States and the world. The purpose of this esteemed degree is to provide training in the theory and practice of business management. It is suitable for students from a wide range of undergraduate backgrounds. No matter what your career goal is, a graduate business degree can help you to achieve it. The MBA gives you control of your future, provides opportunities and helps you to be a valuable contributor to the world around you. Your consideration of this degree means that you understand the importance of investing in... [-]

MBA Concentration in Accounting

William Paterson University of New Jersey
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Wayne

The Accounting concentration will enable students to pursue an MBA degree which satisfies the CPA examination education requirements while preparing for their CPA examinations... [+]

William Paterson University in New Jersey invites you to meet with  Amo- Augustus Kubeyinje, Director of Graduate Admissions and Enrollment Services during our 2017 Africa Recruitment Tour. Learn about our undergraduate and graduate degree program. Ask about available scholarship  opportunities. Abuja, Nigeria - Date:  September 22nd 2017 Lagos, Nigeria - Date:  September 26th and 27th Accra, Ghana - Date: September 28th Kumasi, Ghana - Date: September 30th Abidjan, Ivory Coast - Date:  October 1st  and 2nd Kigali, Rwanda - Date:  October 3rd Nairobi, Kenya - Date:  October 5th  and 6th Harare, Zimbabwe - Date:  October 7th Johannesburg, South Africa - Date: October 9th and 10th MBA Concentration in Accounting The Accounting concentration will enable students to pursue an MBA degree which satisfies the CPA examination education requirements while preparing for their CPA examinations. The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program features a cross-functional pedagogical approach. As such, textural components embodied within the business environment are interwoven throughout the curriculum. These components, or perspectives, include but are not limited to ethical, political, regulatory and social influences on organizations. An emphasis is placed on the acquisition of and/or refinement of communication skills, quantitative analysis, and technological applications within the context of business. Areas of core competency are emphasized in the eighteen lower core credit hours: these areas include financial reporting, analysis and markets, domestic and global economic environments of organizations, management information systems, and human behavior in organizations. The upper core courses (either 15 credit hours or 12 credit hours depending on... [-]

Master of Business Administration in Islamic Banking

Canadian University Dubai
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Islamic Banking concentration will provide you with a detailed understanding of Islamic financial operations, financial markets, laws and regulations, institutions, and financial products. The program examines Shari’ah as the framework of Islamic law, and how it shapes practices in the banking and financial system, and provides and in-depth understanding of banking and financial practises based on the Islamic transaction principles of Fiqh Al Muamalat. Following the international Islamic accounting and audit framework, the program teaches the fundamental principles and standard practices followed in the Islamic banking and finance industry. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Economic Studies. The structure of the Master of Business Administration reflects the findings of a research survey conducted by the School of Business Administration focusing on the current and future needs of a cross-section of organizations across the UAE. Therefore, the program is of great strategic relevance and offers practical and analytical solutions for the problems and challenges facing industry and other organizations in the Gulf region. Our Key Strengths Our MBA program, offered by the School of Business Administration, focuses on meeting the current and future needs of business and government leaders in the Gulf region. The dynamic and competitive business environment of the 21st century calls for new management and leadership skills – our MBA will prepare you today, for the challenges of tomorrow. Accreditation - Our program is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR). We work closely with MOHESR to maintain the highest academic standards. Highly Qualified Faculty - All MBA faculty members are internationally qualified and have worked in Canada, USA or Europe. Double Concentration – Students can complete an additional group of four concentration courses to graduate with a double concentration. Flexible Course Offering – Our MBA is designed to cater for students that work full time, therefore, we offer the option of taking classes either in the evening stream (Sunday-Wednesday 6:00-9:00pm) or in the weekend stream (Friday & Saturday 9.00am-3:00pm). Duration of Program – Our MBA program consists of 12 courses, a student... [-]

Penn State Smeal MBA - Finance

Smeal College of Business, Penn State
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA University Park

The Penn State Smeal finance concentration features a set of courses designed to build expertise in financial analysis and planning, management of financial assets, including banks and other institutions, and financial management of corporations and other businesses. [+]

Penn State Smeal MBA - Finance The Penn State Smeal finance concentration features a set of courses designed to build expertise in financial analysis and planning, management of financial assets, including banks and other institutions, and financial management of corporations and other businesses. Finance Course Highlights Financial Engineering and Corporate Strategy: Study and application of derivative strategies, financial innovation, and modern financial techniques to re-engineer risk exposure and enhance strategic opportunities. Modern Portfolio Management—Theory and Practice: Theoretical foundations and tools needed for structuring, managing, and monitoring the performance of an investment portfolio. Global Finance: Analyze international business finance problems, impact of evolving international payment systems on business, financial management in modern multi-national enterprise. Finance Faculty Highlights Smeal Finance faculty members have built an international reputation for financial research, especially in the areas of corporate financial policy and the operation and regulation of securities markets. Finance faculty who teach in the MBA Program include: Fariborz Ghadar: The founding director of The Center for Global Business Studies and a consultant to scores of major corporations and governments throughout the world. Chris Muscarella: Former faculty member at several leading business schools, as well as former senior financial economist with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. William Kracaw: Chair of the Finance Department and David Sykes Profressor, he has authored two books and has consulted with a number of banks, investment banks, and governmental agencies. IN FOCUS: CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF FINANCIAL MARKETS The Center for the Study of Financial Markets is a... [-]

Mba Finance & IT

Ionis School of Technology and Management
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 France Le Kremlin-Bicêtre

The MBA Finance & Informatique trains project managers specialized in IT for finance who are familiar with both the financial aspects and the IT technologies used to solve them. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Economic Studies. Formation's goal The banking and insurance sectors rely heavily on their IT systems, where all transactions are recorded, information must be secure, and processes must be monitored without any flexibility. In these sectors, the implementation of large IT infrastructure projects (business relationship support tools, financial information exchange mechanisms, data warehouses, market room management systems, decision-making scorecards , Etc.) makes it necessary to control at the same time purely financial problems and techniques of a computer nature. The MBA Finance & Informatique trains project managers specialized in IT for finance who are familiar with both the financial aspects and the IT technologies used to solve them. Careers crafts Functional Consultant, Business Analyst, Project Manager, Business Engineer, Auditor ... Missions Conducting projects, drafting specifications, analyzing the existing situation, consulting in the choice of computer technology, defining user needs, training users, monitoring technology, developing tools dedicated to finance ... [-]