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MBA Leadership

A master of business administration, known as an MBA, is a graduate degree awarded to those who complete a program focusing on business management. Finance, accounting, human resources, and other business-related topics are focused on.

An MBA Leadership is a master’s program for students and professionals who want to manage and lead employees. Programs may focus on topics such as employee motivation, management skills, team organization, and productivity issue troubleshooting.

Spanning 23 countries, North America is continent filled with educational opportunity. Students have the opportunity to learn multiple languages and develop an understanding of vastly different cultures.

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MBA, Leadership and Change Management Specialization

Concordia University Chicago
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years March 2017 USA Chicago

In the rapidly changing business environment of today there is an acute need for creative leaders who are able to inspire and transform an organization using the resources available to them. Knowing how to most effectively use business resources is an invaluable skill. [+]

MBAs in Leadership in North America 2017. MBA, Leadership and Change Management Specialization In the rapidly changing business environment of today there is an acute need for creative leaders who are able to inspire and transform an organization using the resources available to them. Knowing how to most effectively use business resources is an invaluable skill. Learn to lead, adapt and grow a business, driving it forward while at the same time managing change to the best of your ability. Typical career paths for graduates include: Executive leadership, CEO/CMO/COO Marketing manager Entrepreneur/small business owner Human resource management Global manager Consultant Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. [-]

Part-time MBA

Boston College Carroll School of Management
Campus Part time 4 years September 2017 USA Chestnut Hill

The Part-Time MBA Program at Boston College offers working professionals the flexibility they need to earn a degree while advancing their career. Students also benefit from the opportunity to apply what they learn in the Program directly to their work. [+]

The Part-Time MBA Program at Boston College offers working professionals the flexibility they need to earn a degree while advancing their career. Students also benefit from the opportunity to apply what they learn in the Program directly to their work. MBA Program & Faculty: Part-Time BC MBA students work in collaboration with the same world-class scholars and teachers who teach the Full-Time MBA Program. Students may pursue a concentration that builds knowledge, skills, and prepares you for new professional challenges in a particular area of interest. Flexible Scheduling: Part-Time MBA students may choose from a combination of flexible course options, including on-campus courses offered at 4:30pm and 7:00pm, and a select group of online classes. MBA Tuition Assistance: Every admitted MBA candidate receives consideration for advanced standing credit - a potential savings of time and tuition expense. Eligible candidates may be eligible to qualify for a waiver of up to five MBA courses (for a maximum of 15 credits) and tuition savings of up to $24,180 (based on 2016-2017 tuition rates). Please review our Academic Resources web page for detailed information on Advanced Standing Credit. BC Network: The program attracts a diverse mix of highly motivated professionals from the vibrant and diverse regional business community, helping you grow your network as you develop and learn new skills. Career Outcomes: As a BC MBA student, you benefit from access to a dedicated Career Development team, and can connect with recruiters from leading firms and corporations visiting campus. Academics As a Part-Time MBA student, you develop managerial, analytical, and practical management skills through the completion of a strong set of core courses that emphasize experiential learning. [-]

MBA

Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management
Campus Full time 4 semesters August 2017 USA Cleveland

If you’re interested in an MBA that offers rigorous instruction in core quantitative skills while taking the triple bottom line — people, planet, profit — seriously, then consider the Weatherhead MBA. [+]

MBAs in Leadership in North America 2017. The MBA was first introduced in 1908 to teach business skills that remain important today, like accounting, finance, and operations. More than 100 years later, though, things are a little more complicated. A Weatherhead business degree builds on a foundation of core skills to prepare graduates for what’s happening in business right now — and for what’s around the corner. Is This Program Right for Me? Today’s business climate is moving with the times in a socially- and environmentally-conscious direction. Companies are actively seeking solutions for combining profitability with world betterment. If you’re interested in an MBA that offers rigorous instruction in core quantitative skills while taking the triple bottom line — people, planet, profit — seriously, then consider the Weatherhead MBA. At Weatherhead, you’ll tackle hands-on project work using techniques drawn from the world of design. By adopting the right-brained tools of a designer, you’ll get in the habit of thinking beyond the default response to a problem. This training can take your creativity to the next level as you work to create sustainable value for business and society. Innovating for Sustainable Value We believe that tomorrow’s leaders can best serve their organizations, their communities and the world by acquiring techniques and knowledge that drive innovation for sustainable value. In our two yearlong MBA practicums, students experiment with design practices, like reframing questions and challenging standard protocols, to imagine powerful new ways to solve problems. Students take either Design in Management: Concepts and Practices or the MBA Practicum in Sustainable Value and Social Entrepreneurship, named by Forbes as one of the 10 most innovative business school courses. Acting as consultants to area organizations from national companies like KeyBank to venerable nonprofits like the Cleveland Orchestra, students tackle business problems in all their real-world complexity. No wonder Businessweek declared our MBA among the 30 best design programs in the world. [-]

MBA - Leadership Online

Averett University Online
Online Full time September 2017 USA Danville

Position yourself to build productive teams, develop solid strategies and nurture a winning workplace culture with Averett’s Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Leadership (MBA-LDR). [+]

MBA — Leadership Concentration

Position yourself to build productive teams, develop solid strategies and nurture a winning workplace culture with Averett’s Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Leadership (MBA-LDR). Online or on campus, you’ll learn effective leadership skills for the 21st century. Goals and Course Topics Leadership skills needed for today’s global, cross-cultural business environment are different than just a few years ago. You must grasp theoretical concepts and be able to apply them in real time – even as conditions shift around you. The MBA-LDR helps prepare you for the next step in your leadership career. Concentrations The online leadership MBA program covers the same advanced-level marketing, quantitative analysis, accounting and finance topics as the main-track MBA. Specialized leadership courses, taken online, include: Identifying overlaps and differences between leadership and management Leading in a global economy Effective decision-making Forming, directing and resolving problems within teams The executive leadership program culminates in a capstone project that allows you to demonstrate your mastery of the materials. You will develop a research project or case study addressing leadership issues in your workplace or in business at large. Format The MBA-LDR program is ideal if you want to advance your career without putting it on hold. Designed for accelerated completion, you’ll take one class at a time in intensive, seven-week blocks. Whether you choose to attend class online or on campus, you’ll take specialized leadership courses online. Small classes allow productive discussions and personal attention from your instructor. Who This Executive MBA Program Is For The MBA-LDR is for working professionals who hold a bachelor’s degree. We prefer applicants with official transcripts showing a 3.0 or higher GPA in the last 60 credits of bachelor degree study and at least three years of full-time work experience. If your bachelor’s degree was not in a business-related field, additional prerequisite courses in accounting or finance may be required. Contact us today or request more information on our MBA-Leadership program. Admissions requirements, transfer credit guidelines, and graduate requirements are outlined in our Catalog found at www.averett.edu. An Admissions Counselor will assist you with the admissions process for the MBA program. Official undergraduate transcripts evaluated by World Education Services (http://www.wes.org/) will need to be sent to the following address: Averett University, GPS Program, Attn: Christy Davis, 512 Bridge Street,Danville, Virginia,24541. [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Cal Poly Pomona College of Business Administration
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Pomona

The on-campus evening Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is designed for working professionals who wish to extend their current knowledge and boost their career potential while continuing their daytime employment. [+]

MBAs in Leadership in North America 2017. The on-campus evening Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is designed for working professionals who wish to extend their current knowledge and boost their career potential while continuing their daytime employment. During the cohort, students will take a fulltime course load of two courses per quarter to complete program within six quarters. Features of the MBA Evening classes meet one night per week or occasionally on Saturdays. Graduate faculty are published scholars and/or industry professionals who are all highly qualified in their respective disciplines. Classrooms are equipped with wireless access and high speed networks. Several career emphases are available to better fit your degree to your individual needs. Our outstanding advising staff is available evenings to assist you. Convenience Classes normally meet from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. one night per week on campus. The MBA program is cohort based to ensure timely completion and curriculum cohesiveness, therefore students will take two classes per quarter. Admissions Requirements 4 Year Bachelor’s Degree 3.0+ Overall GPA GMAT Score 500+ 2+ Years Work Experience If Required, the TOEFL with 237 Computer/580 Paper/92+ Internet Based or IELTS with a 7+ [-]

Full-time MBA

University at Buffalo School of Management
Campus Full time 21 months August 2017 USA Buffalo

The UB MBA program has been preparing students for leadership positions in management since 1931. In our Top 50 ranked program, we combine a foundation-building core with flexible, career-targeted electives. [+]

The UB MBA program has been preparing students for leadership positions in management since 1931. In our Top 50 ranked program, we combine a foundation-building core with flexible, career-targeted electives. Add to this the practice of learning at three levels—inside, alongside and outside the classroom—and award-winning programs like LeaderCORE™ and Corporate Champions, you have an unbeatable experience. In our twenty-one month full-time program, you have an opportunity to choose from many concentrations in the UB MBA program, including analytics, finance, healthcare management, information systems, international management, consulting, marketing or supply chain and operations. In addition, we offer collaborative MBA degrees including MArch/MBA, AuD/MBA, DDS/MBA, JD/MBA, MD/MBA, MPH/MBA, MSW/MBA, PharmD/MBA, an Engineering/MBA in several different engineering disciplines, as well as a Resident/MBA for residents and fellows in UB graduate medical education. Career preparation, job and internship opportunities, and networking specifically for MBA students is provided by our Career Resource Center, available exclusively to School of Management students. See what firms are recruiting UB School of Management students. Top UBMBA employers of include: Citi Deloitte HSBC Capital One PricewaterhouseCoopers Bloomberg General Mills M&T Bank Rich Products It’s not just your technical skills: through our integrated MBA curriculum, focus on your personal and professional development, too, in competencies like teamwork, communications skills, and leadership as well as gain access to experienced executives for advice, mentoring and best practices. Open doors mean a lot here. Access is a hallmark of the UB School of Management. You’re on a first name basis with world-renowned faculty who work with you in, alongside and outside of the classroom. Expand your professional network through 37,000 School of Management and 230,000 University at Buffalo alumni, through conferences and events, and with our many corporate partners who support the UB MBA program. Be supported with personal relationships with professional academic and career teams who are with you for your whole UB journey. We offer scholarships, fellowships and assistantships for highly qualified MBA applicants to help offset our already competitive tuition cost. Both domestic and international applicants are considered for these opportunities. Awards range from partial to full tuition and fees. The photos on our profile page are real UBMBAs, who made the decision to join our program and get real results. Picture yourself here. You fit. “I believe UB is the best in terms of ROI. Comparing it to the Harvard and Stanford MBAs would not be fair. The way I see it is that I have so many things that I can initiate here and bring a positive change which probably I would not have if I went to some other schools.” – Sumit Arora, MBA ‘17 “I chose UB because for the experiential learning opportunities through the LeaderCORE™ and Corporate Champions programs, the wide range of concentrations to choose from, and economically it was a better option compared to other schools that offer the same quality of education.” – Belinda Okechukwu, MBA ‘16 Visit us at www.mgt.buffalo.edu/mba to apply or learn more about the UB MBA program. Applications for the UB MBA program are now open. Price: Please see our website for all tuition information Deadline: Please see our website for all application deadlines and information [-]

Euro MBA

IAE Aix Graduate School of Management
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years January 2017 France Aix-en-Provence Nantes Germany Leipzig Netherlands Maastricht Poland Warsaw Spain Barcelona + 9 more

The EuroMBA is an educational consortium that combines the strengths of six renowned European business schools and universities. The EuroMBA curriculum addresses the needs of the modern manager, covering all the core courses, from corporate finance to change management. On top of that, the EuroMBA provides a range of leadership skills. [+]

MBAs in Leadership in North America 2017. Combine a busy career with a world class MBA The EuroMBA is an educational consortium that combines the strengths of six renowned European business schools and universities. The EuroMBA curriculum addresses the needs of the modern manager, covering all the core courses, from corporate finance to change management. On top of that, the EuroMBA provides a range of leadership skills. INTRODUCTION SEMINAR The 4 days workshop will bring you up to speed on the skills you need to start the programme ONLINE COURSES Get a grip on the tools of management with our online courses, using IBM Connections as basis of the online learning environment Strategic Management Corporate Finance Change Management Operations and Supply Chain Management International Marketing Management Accounting Human Resource Management Technology and Innovation Management International Management Managerial Economics RESIDENTIAL WEEKS The thematic residential programme serves to inspire and integrate knowledge as well as allowing participants to develop those essential business networks. This allows students to follow six contemporary business themes that reflect the strengths of each partner school. Develop expertise in: Entrepreneurship Green Innovation Business Life Cycle Organisational Learning and Transformational Change Managing Emerging Markets Global Responsibility LEADERSHIP SKILLS During each residential week you will have the opportunity to develop the different dimensions of your leadership skills Coaching Negotiation Decision Making Leading Change Emotional Intelligence Competency Development MASTER’S THESIS How often do you consider setting up your own business? How often do you feel that things in your company could be done better? Explore those options with the help of the EuroMBA experts, through an Entrepreneurial Project or a Business Consulting Project. This programme requires proficiency in English. Anytime… Anywhere Flexibility is key in the EuroMBA learning environment. EuroMBA provides you with the opportunity of studying from your own home, in hotel rooms, at airports and in the train, supported by professionals from around the world. The Power of Partnership Why study at one business school when you can study at six? Strengthen your business skills and experience the knowledge and culture of the six European locations: Aix-Marseille Graduate School of Management-IAE - FRANCE EADA Business School Barcelona - SPAIN Kozminski University Warsaw – POLAND Audencia Nantes School of Management – FRANCE HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management – GERMANY Maastricht University School of Business and Economics – THE NETHERLANDS The network includes over 200 faculty members. Their substantial academic and business background brings new conceptual approaches and analytical methods to the course materials, without neglecting practical issues and their impact on the business environment. Global Business Network The EuroMBA is more than an MBA. It offers managers a chance to build an international network spanning the entire globe. Including managers with an average of 11 years of professional work experience, over 20 different nationalities, and with more than 50% of the participants living outside of their country of origin, the EuroMBA gives you access to a truly global community. Accreditations & Rankings The EuroMBA is one of the few consortium programmes to have received AMBA accreditation. Moreover, the EuroMBA consortium partners, the joint organisers of the programme, and the diploma awarding bodies, are accredited with EQUIS and/or AACSB accreditation. The EuroMBA is rated in the top 3 worldwide by the Economist, in top 8 by QS, 11th in Rising Stars. Life Long Learning Graduating from the programme does not mean the end of the EuroMBA journey. Being part of the EuroMBA means being part of an international community and this community continues to be active, providing a platform for further development and growth. The EuroMBA has an active alumni association which aims to build, maintain and facilitate the international network of executive managers in Europe and all over the world. Find out more about what the EuroMBA alumni did after they graduated on the website.   [-]

MBA

Felician University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA Rutherford Lodi + 1 more

The Felician University Master of Business Administration in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership was specifically designed to provide students with not only business content knowledge but also leadership skills for the 21st century, resulting in the ability to make better business decisions and work with diverse teams to achieve results. [+]

More and more organizations are searching for employees who not only perform a function but also think creatively, innovate and adapt to changing markets, and demonstrate emotional intelligence when dealing with other employees and customers. The Felician University Master of Business Administration in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership was specifically designed to provide students with not only business content knowledge but also leadership skills for the 21st century, resulting in the ability to make better business decisions and work with diverse teams to achieve results. This curriculum builds your creativity, ethical decision making, communication, teamwork, critical reasoning, and emotional intelligence competencies and has immediate payback in the work place. Advanced course work includes scholarly and practical project work culminating in a real-life capstone experience and portfolio. Our program builds critical thinkers who dig deeper and question the how and the why. Most importantly, our commitment to ethical decision making is unique – our curriculum provides students with the framework for ethical strength in decision making and performance in the workplace. Why should I choose the Felician University MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership Program? There are many reasons, some of which include: Felician University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership is accredited by the International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) Graduate culture and community that is tailored to fit mid-career professionals who desire to compete on a new level of excellence Membership in a cohort where students share work experiences and learn about working in a team environment Participation in a variety of learning activities to acquire new knowledge Interaction with faculty in a collaborative, scholarly learning environment Extracurricular events and clubs such as Sigma Beta Delta Honor Society, monthly guest speakers, and the National Association of Women MBAs Convenience of a schedule of courses that meet one night a week for eight weeks Opportunity to earn your 36-credit degree in approximately 20 months Focused curriculum of courses that allows a working adult to complete their MBA while advancing in their career Admission Requirements Graduation from an accredited baccalaureate program Official transcript of past collegiate work Resume Personal Statement Note: GMAT scores may be requested from students if the other pieces of the application are not sufficient to make an admission decision. What can I do with an MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership? If you are a mid-career working adult, the Felician University MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership allows you to do just about anything! Our graduates put the knowledge they learn in class each week to work each day in their companies which often results in moving up the corporate ladder and obtaining new opportunities internally in any industry sector. Whatever functional area you work in, this MBA prepares you to think creatively and innovate and adapt to your organization’s objectives. Past graduates of our program include the CEO of a hospital, a county sheriff, a physician transitioning to management, the Senior Vice President of a pharmaceutical industry, and the manager of a financial services firm. [-]

MBA, Leadership and Change Management

Concordia University Chicago Online
Campus or Online Open Enrollment USA Chicago

Were you born to lead? The current economic environment requires successful businesses to use resources creatively and effectively. There is an increasing need for leaders who can guide an organization in adapting to changing environments and consumer needs. Many businesses seek out managers with strong leadership skills who adjust well in a changing environment. [+]

MBAs in Leadership in North America 2017. Were you born to lead? The current economic environment requires successful businesses to use resources creatively and effectively. There is an increasing need for leaders who can guide an organization in adapting to changing environments and consumer needs. Many businesses seek out managers with strong leadership skills who adjust well in a changing environment. Learning Objectives Concordia University Chicago's MBA specialization and certificate in leadership and change management will build the business fundamentals you need to advance your career while focusing on leading people and organizations. The courses are designed to help students understand the value of an array of leadership theories, the intercultural impact of leadership practice, and the intricacies of facilitating strategic change. Students develop servant leadership, interpersonal, and influencing skills to effectively shape group change. Graduates will successfully champion systemic change while achieving their organization’s mission. Career Possibilities Executive leadership: CEO, CMO, COO Entrepreneur/Small-business owner Human resource manager Global manager Consultant Demand for MBA Graduates According to the Graduate Management Admission Council® survey of 185 companies in 33 countries worldwide, 87-percent of employers plan to maintain (43%) or increase (43%) headcounts for new MBA hires. Forty-one respondents are affiliated with companies in the Fortune 500, and include 22 from Fortune 100 firms. [-]

MBA - University of Wolverhampton, UK

Westford School of Management
Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 year Open Enrollment Singapore Singapore Online Saudi Arabia Riyadh Oman Oman Online United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi AL Ain Jeddah + 10 more

*More than 100 students passed out from Westford in 2016 *MBA from world class University in One Year without breaking your career *International study trip with Industry visits, management Seminars, military style boot camp, sight-seeing, real life case studies and group activities *Experiential learning, where our students put into practice everything they learn *Robust learning management system containing study materials, case studies, HD-quality video lectures *University of Wolverhampton Alumni Status *Option to attend University Convocation in UK *On-line Library Access *Our Students speak https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7F3LYFMXvKw​ *Our 2015 convocation pictures https://business.facebook.com/WestfordBusinessSchool/posts/970474046329347​ [+]

MBA - University of Wolverhampton, UK Why Westford MBA One Programme, Two Qualifications, Three Countries and tons of experience.. MBA from world class University in One Year without breaking your career International study trip with Industry visits, management Seminars, military style boot camp, sight-seeing, real life case studies and group activities Experiential learning, where our students put into practice everything they learn Robust learning management system containing study materials, case studies, HD-quality video lectures University of Wolverhampton Alumni Status Option to attend University Convocation in UK On-line Library Access Our Students speak https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7F3LYFMXvKw You will study tools and techniques that will help you develop and manage products and services that will be competitive internationally. As an ambitious and driven student, you will bring to the programme your work experience. This might be from a functional role, for example in marketing or HRM, or a profession such as law or accounting. In either case, you will have a considerable depth of experience in one specific area. This MBA will help you to gain a broader understanding of business by exposing you to key aspects of it and showing you how it all fits together. Conversely, you might have had a more varied role, perhaps in running a small business, where you have some understanding over a range of business activities, but need help in developing your existing business knowledge further. In both cases this MBA will update your management toolkit and give you a broader stronger profile to enhance your career. Aiming to give our students the knowledge they need for the career they want, we maintain strong links with the business world and offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses which provide the experience and practical skills that employers value. Our graduates become digitally literate, knowledgeable and enterprising and have a global outlook on life. About the University The roots of the University of Wolverhampton lie in the 19th century. The University of Wolverhampton is a dynamic, innovative and business focused university in the Centre of England. With over 23,000 students from 100 different countries - including around 2,500 overseas students - our students become part of a learning community that promotes knowledge, innovation and enterprise. With 150 years of pioneering education for all, the University is now a global provider of entrepreneurial education. The University has areas of research ranked among the best in the world. The 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) ranked eight of 11 areas of research as world-leading. The University of Wolverhampton performs a vital role in the delivery of high quality education and training in the UK and the wider global community. With 150 years of experience, we aim to support and transform the lives of those who engage with us through knowledge, innovation and enterprise. The University has around 2,500 overseas students studying with us in the UK, with many more benefiting from our transnational education. Our internationally important research focuses on aspects of life that affect us all. UK and global businesses come to us because we provide them with solutions that tackle the complexities of the international workplace and help them to sustain their future. The pool of eminent personalities who have been honored doctorate from University of Wolverhampton includes Sri. Pranab Mukharjee (President of India), His Highness Lieutenant General Sheikh Saif Bin Zayed Al Nahyan (Deputy Prime Minister of UAE), Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam (Former President of India), Sri. Arun Jaitley (Opposition Leader, Rajya Sabha - India), Sri. N. Ram (Chief Editor - The Hindu, English Daily) and Mr. Frew McMillan (Five time Wimbledon Champion – South Africa) etc. Key Facts Qualification: MBA Duration: 1 year [full-time, part-time and online] Delivery Format :Modular Intake : Rolling Intake Onsite Campus : Onsite at Sharjah, Dubai, Abudhabi, RAK, Fujairah, Doha, Lebanon/li> Online : Available Admission Entry Requirements Bachelors Degree in any discipline Two years work experience preferably in managerial/supervisory level Candidates without graduation will be considered based on minimum 5 years of supervisory/managerial level work experience Age - 23 years and above Admission to the course is subject to the terms and conditions of Westford School of management and university / awarding bodies. Program Structure This MBA is a comprehensive, industry-relevant degree program designed to take your career to the next level. This MBA program is structured to encapsulate the needs of modern day global business, a fine blend of academic excellence and professional skills helping you to gain exemplary skill sets and the means to excel in strategic level positions. This MBA structure consists of 2 parts and includes 10 core modules and a final dissertation, modules listed below: PART 1 International Human Resource Management International Marketing Management Strategic Change Management Operations Management Upon Completion of Part-1, the successful students will receive Level 7 Executive Diploma in International Business Management, awarded by PEARSON Assured UK. PART 2 Accounting and Financial Management Strategic Management Dissertation Upon completion of Part -2, the successful students will be awarded Master of Business Administration by University of Wolverhampton. The university is accredited by UK government, well reputed and recognised worldwide. Recognition status of the university can be further verified from British Council or Education UK. [-]

Professional Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Methodist University - Charles M. Reeves, Jr. School of Business
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 16 months January 2017 USA Fayetteville + 1 more

The Professional MBA Program at Methodist University provides a rigorous graduate program in business subjects for those who seek personal and professional satisfaction, wish to increase salary potential, and advance or change their careers. The MBA Program at Methodist University is flexible for busy adults, the cost is competitive, and the opportunity awaits. [+]

MBAs in Leadership in North America 2017. Professional Master of Business Administration (MBA) The Professional MBA Program at Methodist University provides a rigorous graduate program in business subjects for those who seek personal and professional satisfaction, wish to increase salary potential, and advance or change their careers. The MBA Program at Methodist University is flexible for busy adults, the cost is competitive, and the opportunity awaits. The Professional MBA Program offers students a focus on Organizational Management and Leadership and blends online course work with two weekend residency class sessions per eight-week term. Students can begin classes in the fall or spring and can earn their Master of Business Administration in 16 months. For further information, contact us by phone or email, or you may also attend one of this semester's Open House sessions in Clark Hall's Yarborough Auditorium: October 28 at 6:00 p.m. December 11 at 2:00 p.m. Accreditation The Reeves School of Business is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) to offer the following master's degree: Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) with a focus in Organizational Management and Leadership. Program Description The Professional MBA Program at Methodist University with a focus on Organizational Management & Leadership consists of 12 courses (36 credit hours) taken over 16 months. Classes are held in Margaret and Walter Clark Hall at the Reeves School of Business at Methodist University in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Students attend residency weekends twice per eight-week term (on a Friday evening, Saturday, and Sunday)and work online between residency weekends. MISSION AND GOALS The mission of the Professional MBA program is to provide a high-quality graduate education that fosters the personal and professional development of students, enabling them to perform at the highest level in the selected area of specialization. Further, in support of the Reeves School of Business Mission and Purpose, the Professional MBA Program at Methodist University seeks to enhance the skills required of successful, entrepreneurial leaders to enable them to rise to desired heights of responsibility in their organizations or in personal ventures. The Professional MBA Program at Methodist University is focused on filling advanced educational needs of business leaders. To support the mission and purpose of the Professional MBA program, the following goals have been developed: Goal # 1 Graduates of the Professional MBA program will demonstrate practical and theoretical knowledge of core business administration subjects. Goal # 2 Graduates of the Professional MBA program will demonstrate knowledge and practical application of communication and leadership skills in the specific focus area of Organizational Management and Leadership. Objective #1 Students who graduate from the Reeves School of Business with the Master of Business Administration degree will have acquired substantive knowledge in financial and managerial accounting as it relates to business management. This will be measured by administering a pretest and posttest in the Accounting for Managers course (Goal # 1). Objective #2 Students who graduate from the Reeves School of Business with the Master of Business Administration degree will have acquired substantive knowledge in core business administration areas. This will be measured by the Management section of the Major Field Test (Goal # 2). Objective #3 Students who graduate from the Reeves School of Business with the Master of Business Administration degree will have acquired substantive knowledge specific to the focus area of study. This will be measured by the Strategic Integration section of the Major Field Test (Goals # 1, 2). Notebook Computers Students are required to bring to class a laptop computer with Wi-Fi capability. Professional MBA Curriculum Professional MBA students with an Organizational Management and Leadership focus take the following courses during the program: Core Courses MBA 5000 Accounting for Managers MBA 5150 Research Methods MBA 5200 Advanced Financial Management MBA 5500 Marketing Management MBA 5700 Applied Business Statistics MBA 5990 Capstone Elective Courses MBA 5050 Business Ethics MBA 5300 International Business Environments, Cultural and Operations Perspectives Focus Courses MBA 5100 Managerial Economics MBA 5350 Is that Legal? Essential Law for Managers MBA 5400 Organization and Leadership MBA 5550 Operations Management Students take one elective and may select from either Business Ethics or International Business Environments, Cultural and Operations Perspectives. Each course utilizes a combination of lectures, case studies, and other activities with the majority of the activities focused on organizational management and leadership in business. The Capstone Each student completes a capstone project during the last two terms of the program that will be individually tailored to the student's goals and career expectations. A project will be completed in the student's area of specialization, often in conjunction with his/her employer. Admission Criteria The ideal applicant to The Professional MBA Program at Methodist University will meet the following criteria: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution, preferably in a business-related field If the undergraduate degree is not in business, competencies may be demonstrated by college credit or passing grades on assessment exams in Business Math and Statistics, Economics, Financial Accounting, and Understanding Corporate Finance. Contact the program coordinator for specific prerequisite business course requirements. GPA of 3.0 or higher GMAT, GRE, or MAT standardized graduate test taken no more than five years prior to application. NOTE: The indicated profile is a guideline as each completed application will be evaluated on an individual basis. However, the program is very rigorous, and only the strongest applicants will be accepted. Application Each prospective student must complete all appropriate parts of the free online application. New students are admitted to two cohorts annually: The application deadline for Fall admission is May 19. The application deadline for Spring admission is October 19. [-]

The Data Intelligent MBA

Saint Joseph's University, Haub School of Business
Online & Campus Combined Full time September 2017 USA Philadelphia

Data informs action. People who understand this information and who can discover opportunities to exploit it, are an extremely valuable asset. They are the new agents of opportunity and change. [+]

The Data Intelligent MBA “Data informs action. People who understand this information and who can discover opportunities to exploit it, are an extremely valuable asset. They are the new agents of opportunity and change.” -Richard Herschel, Ph.D. The Data Intelligent MBA delivers deep analytical expertise AND broad-based business learning to: Produce relevant, real time, actionable data Increase ROI on information assets Empower the workforce with analytical tools Improve decision making Enhance the bottom line Classes offered FULLY ONLINE! No residency required Option to combine On Campus classes with Online Innovative curriculum consists of: 6 MBA courses with a focus on strategy, leadership, critical reasoning, business ethics and global perspective - Broad based business knowledge for enterprise-wide initiatives - “Big Picture” strategic perspective - Advanced skills in communication, critical thinking, teaming, problem solving, ethical decision making, globalization - Leadership acumen to progress to senior positions 6 Business Intelligence & Analytics courses provide in-depth technical expertise - Build functional skills in high demand area - In-depth expertise - SAS endorsed curriculum, exposure to SAP, Tableau [-]

Master of Business Administration

California Lutheran University
Campus Full time 45 hours USA Thousand Oaks Westlake Village Woodland Hills Oxnard + 2 more

The Cal Lutheran MBA features an outstanding faculty of practicing experts and a rigorous curriculum that can be customized to match your career goals. Ideal for people who want grounding in core business skills while they also pursue an area of passion, the Cal Lutheran MBA features a rigorous curriculum that can be customized by pursuing one of our professional concentration tracks. [+]

MBAs in Leadership in North America 2017. Overview The Cal Lutheran MBA features an outstanding faculty of practicing experts and a rigorous curriculum that can be customized to match your career goals. Quick Facts *Students can start the program in August, November, February, or May of each year. Professional Tracks You can work toward an MBA in a general track or you can choose to earn an MBA with a specialization in one of these areas: Entrepreneurship Finance Human Capital Management International Business IT Management Marketing "My experience in the MBA program has been so much more than just earning a degree. The unique environment of small classes, like-minded students from various industries, and experienced professors who care about students' progress have helped shape the business professional and person I am today." Primo Custodio '99, '07 Vice President, HR Operations & Technical Services, NBC Universal Program Highlights Ideal for people who want grounding in core business skills while they also pursue an area of passion, the Cal Lutheran MBA features a rigorous curriculum that can be customized by pursuing one of our professional concentration tracks. Flexibility Our MBA program is designed to be flexible for the convenience of full-time students and working professionals alike. Whichever track you choose, you will also find a variety of options to fit your education into your busy lifestyle. Flexible class scheduling, including online, evenings, and weekend intensives Flexible degree completion date Locations in Thousand Oaks, Oxnard, Westlake Village, and Woodland Hills MBA in Action: Melin Brand Experiential Learning and Community Engagement There is no substitute, in any education, for the value of hands-on work and experience in your chosen field. Your MBA from Cal Lutheran will emphasize putting your learning to the test, honing your skills, and building the relationships necessary to succeed. Career Services offers students support in identifying the best internship opportunities with local companies. Our Study Abroad program offers many opportunities to gain international experience and expand your global network through travel seminars to China and Europe, or a full MBA program offered in Vienna, Graz and Linz, Austria. The Westlake Center is a co-work and incubation space for the regional start-up community, offering classes, seminars, speakers, and an ideal networking and creative environment for entrepreneurial enterprises. The School of Management hosts a series of popular events throughout the year where students can interact with business and community leaders. Events include the Entrepreneur Speaker Series, Leadership Essentials, New Venture Competition, Molecules and Markets, Dinner with the Dean, and more. Careers & Networking The School of Management at California Lutheran University is committed to helping our students discover and strengthen their sense of purpose while preparing them to bring what they do best to the world. We cultivate that spirit in each student, in each class, and in the extended family of our community by building a powerful support system — relationships with mentors and peers, institutions and civic leaders — that extend beyond the school itself, and into the larger realm of California and the world. Build your Network Throughout the year, the School of Management sponsors and engages in many unique events that create opportunities to learn about new ideas and forge new relationships within a powerful and lively business community. The Entrepreneur Speaker Series offers cutting edge ideas, inspiring stories, and networking at Cal Lutheran’s Westlake Center. Molecules and Markets features guest speakers and Q&As in the field of science based start-ups. Our New Venture Competition offers students the opportunity to pitch their business ideas to a panel of local entrepreneur judges. Leadership Essentials is a forum for alumni and students to hear about new directions in leadership. The School also fosters and maintains collaborative relations with many local associations. These include the Association for Corporate Growth (a hub for the city’s business community), the LA Venture Association (Southern California’s premier forum for entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, angel investors, and professional advisors), the Economic Development Corporation of Ventura County, and a center for entrepreneurial business incubation and collaboration hosted at our Westlake Center. Employers Graduates of our MBA program work for some of the area's leading employers: Amgen Bank of America Anthem, Inc. Wells Fargo Baxter International Inc. Northrop Grumman Verizon Kaiser Permanente J.D. Power The Walt Disney Company Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) County of Ventura Merrill Lynch Farmers Insurance Ameriprise Financial Services PenyMac Loan Services US Navy General Motors Raytheon Blue Shield of California and many, many more. [-]

Master of Business Administration

Kilroy Norway
Campus Full time Part time January 2017 Australia Gold Coast

The Bond MBA is a generalist degree based on three pillars – leadership, global business and entrepreneurship. Designed by internationally renowned educators acknowledged for their global [+]

Master of Business Administration

Awarding Body:

Bond University

 

The Bond MBA is a generalist degree based on three pillars – leadership, global business and entrepreneurship. Designed by internationally renowned educators acknowledged for their global experience, this accelerated program blends the most current industry-relevant research with application to business challenges. In the most recent Financial Review BOSS MBA rankings, Bond’s MBA was ranked in the top 10 in Australia.

 

The Bond MBA will give you a comprehensive understanding of the theory and practice of management in a globalised world. Studying at Bond’s state-of-the-art campus on the Gold Coast, you join a truly international cohort of students. Your professors know you by name and their doors are always open.... [-]


Master of Business Administration

Lourdes University
Campus Full time Part time August 2017 USA Sylvania

Prospective students will experience many benefits from pursuing a Master of Business Degree from Lourdes University within the College of Business & Leadership. [+]

MBAs in Leadership in North America 2017. Master of Business Administration Currently accepting applications Fall 2015 priority application deadline is May 1, 2015. Classes begin the week of August 24, 2015 BENEFITS OF AN MBA FROM LOURDES UNIVERSITY Prospective students will experience many benefits from pursuing a Master of Business Degree from Lourdes University within the College of Business & Leadership. At Lourdes University, our MBA candidates find a values centered, student focused and career driven program that educates a different kind of business leader. With low faculty to student ratios, an innovative curriculum, and a personalized approach to your career goals, the benefits of an earning an MBA at Lourdes University will contribute to a world-class professional journey. The Lourdes MBA Program is about building strong and ethical leaders who will positively impact their community. We work to promote a career-like atmosphere throughout your MBA experience. All students are required to have a strong business undergraduate background to be accepted into the program. Applicants without a business undergraduate degree are able to enroll in graduate level prerequisite foundational courses to provide the knowledge and skill sets to be successful throughout the entire MBA program. With courses like Creativity, Innovation, and Integrative Thinking, our MBA prepares students to take on challenges when they graduate. We encourage these qualities in our MBA candidates and our graduates consistently attest to how these benefits of an MBA from Lourdes University have helped them gain a foothold in their professional careers. ADDITIONAL BENEFITS OF AN MBA FROM LOURDES UNIVERSITY INCLUDE: personalized curriculum that enables candidates to attend weekday morning or evening classes with completion in as little as 11 months to 24 months new elective courses in Healthcare Administration, Supply Chain Management and Accounting available in the 2014-15 academic year integrated technology from classroom lectures to group projects to community experiences preparing you for 21st Century businesses international immersion with up-close and personal experiences with leaders of global businesses in locations such as Johannesburg, South Africa & Shanghai, China for the upcoming year personal hands-on approach to your career path with our integrated Career Trek Program There are many more benefits of an MBA program from Lourdes University. MBA ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR FULL AND PART-TIME MBA PROGRAMS The Lourdes University MBA Admissions Committee actively seeks a rich pool of applicants from around the globe. MBA candidates are admitted into the Full-Time MBA Program in the fall semester only. Those applicants interested in the part-time program are accepted for entry during the fall, spring and summer semesters. ABOUT THE MBA ADMISSIONS PROCESS 1.Application Fill out the Graduate School’s online application. Use our Graduate Application to apply online and submit the following required documents: An official copy of all post-secondary transcripts Statement of Purpose Current Resume Three (3) Letters of Recommendation (1 each from an academic and professional reference) 2.MBA Admission Requirements In addition to admissions requirements for the Graduate School noted above, the following are required for admission to the M.B.A. program: Any earned bachelor degree from an accredited university or college at the time of application. In addition, applicants must have sixty credit hours, with a grade of C [2.0] or better, of undergraduate business coursework (or the equivalent) within the majority of the following core content areas: Accounting, Economics, Ethics, Finance, Legal Environment, Management, Marketing, Organizational Behavior, Quantitative Analysis and Statistics or Calculus in order to have all of the MBA foundational content courses waived Admitted applicants with less than sixty credit hours, with a grade of C [2.0] or better, of undergraduate business coursework (or the equivalent) must take the MBA foundational content courses at the graduate level. The MBA program will not accept credit for equivalent classes taken at the undergraduate level once an applicant has been admitted. The following are the required foundational content courses: MBA 615—Strategic Marketing Management MBA 616—Quantitative Analysis for the Business Manager or LS 612 MBA 617—Economics for Global Business MBA 618—Financial & Managerial Accounting MBA 619—Fundamentals of Finance MBA 620—Application of Business Theory to Managerial Functions 3.Applicants must also complete the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) and submit scores from the test taken within the last five years. An overall score of 470 or greater is preferred. 4.Review of Application During this process, the MBA Admissions Committee reviews and ranks only the applicants who have completed all the MBA admission requirements. If your completed application falls below the initial admission threshold, an interview may be granted on an invitation-only basis after evaluation of a submitted application. A candidate who receives an invitation will have only one interview 5.Decisions After completion of all MBA admission requirements, candidates are informed of admission decisions according to the schedule listed below FULL-TIME MBA ADMISSIONS SCHEDULE Submission Deadline for Full-Time MBA Applications Round 1, November 1 Round 2, February 1 Round 3, May 1 Decision Notification Date for Full-Time MBA Admissions Round 1, February 1 Round 2, April 1 Round 3, July 1 PART-TIME MBA ADMISSIONS SCHEDULE Submission Deadline for Part-Time MBA Applications Fall, June 1 Spring, November 1 Summer, March Decision Notification Date for Part-Time MBA Admissions Fall, July 15 Spring, December 15 Summer, April 15 If you have any questions about the MBA admission requirements or the MBA admissions process, please do not hesitate to contact us. CAREERS FOR MBA GRADUATES Supported by an excellent professional graduate career services integrated program, Lourdes MBA graduates are empowered with the tools and resources to locate and secure fulfilling careers. Careers for MBA graduates are not limited to specific industries but permeate every segment of the business world. This means careers for MBA graduates are never far removed from other passions or interests. Our location is central to five Fortune 500 Companies within the Toledo, Ohio area, and regionally that number expands to nearly 25 Fortune 500 Companies within the Detroit and Ann Arbor, Michigan metro area. For this reason, careers for MBA graduates in our area are projected to be on the rise as our economy rebounds. Being this close to leaders within the business world enables Lourdes to connect our MBA graduates to top financial institutions and manufacturing and technology companies to launch their careers. Employers seek out Lourdes MBA graduates because our candidates embody the core characteristics of a global business leader, with a strong sense of social responsibility. Our MBA graduates enter the workforce with a mastery of the critical management tools, and in-depth business and analytical processes to successfully solve the pressing problems facing businesses today. These advantages make careers for MBA graduates from Lourdes very rewarding and fulfilling. In preparing students, the Lourdes MBA program offers the Career Trek program for our candidates. This uniquely personalized program requires our MBA candidates to undergo several behavioral analysis, industry-specific interviews, create their own branding through resume and cover letter writing, and participate in ongoing career development sessions, including workshops, panels, and receptions specific to their career search. In addition, the program provides MBA candidates with access to potential employers through partnerships, professional immersions, corporate presentations and regional networking events. In the Lourdes MBA’s Career Trek Program, you will find: A personal hands-on approach to your career path Career assessment utilizing the Gift Compass Inventory and Discover Your Passion tools Career professionals guiding you along every step Cultivation and expansion of professional contacts Business Alumni mentoring & networking opportunities In the Lourdes program, your MBA career search begins the moment you start your first class with a total immersion that will continue throughout the entire program. Even after graduation you have access to the Career Trek program support resources, as well as connecting with alumni to keep you sharp, prepared and ready to continually grow your professional MBA career. [-]