Master in Business Administration in Management Studies in North America

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Management Studies

The MBA (Master of Business Administration) is a postgraduate degree that is awarded to students who have mastered the study of business. The MBA degree is thought to be one of the most prestigious and sought after degrees in the world.

An MBA Management is a graduate program that prepares students for a career in upper level management. Students will develop the skills, attitudes, and knowledge necessary for them to be successful in a corporate environment.

The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. It is the third largest country by size in the world. It has a relatively short history compared to other world nations, has one of the world's largest economies, and has one of the world's most diverse populations.

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Master of Business Administration (MBA): Emphasis Project & Process Management

National American University
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA Austin

The Process and Project Management concentration will prepare you to work in positions that plan and control organizational developmental and procedural activities. Project managers take responsibility for the successful completion of projects, including controlling, monitoring and quality control of projects to help ensure that projects are completed within their constraints, including schedule and budget. The curriculum is designed to train students to effectively manage both complex and agile projects, as well as existing and refined processes [+]

The Master of Business Administration program provides students with the opportunity to advance their knowledge and skills in the field of business. Students may come from a business undergraduate degree or may elect to complete the foundational courses in order to ensure that all students enter the program with a solid background in the field of business. The core program courses provide students with an opportunity to enhance their analytical and practical skills in the areas of accounting, finance, economics, information systems, marketing, quantitative methods, and leadership. The emphasis areas provide students with an opportunity to tailor the program to help them to meet their specific career goals.... [-]


Online MBA in Executive Management and Entrepreneurship

California Institute of Advanced Management
Online Full time Part time 11 - 22 months September 2018 USA El Monte + 1 more

CiAM's Executive Management & Entrepreneurship MBA program is the only one of its kind. Instead of tests, CiAM bases grades on papers, reports, and presentations. Each course has one consulting project or in-depth case study, which means that students end our MBA Program with up to 12 consulting projects to put in their portfolio and real business experience in 12-course subjects. [+]

No More Tests or Exams.

CiAM's Executive Management & Entrepreneurship MBA program is the only one of its kind. Instead of tests, CiAM bases grades on papers, reports, and presentations. Each course has one consulting project or in-depth case study, which means that students end our MBA Program with up to 12 consulting projects to put in their portfolio and real business experience in 12-course subjects.

No GMAT or GRE Required.

CiAM believes in practical, functional, and applicable knowledge – not test scores on a piece of paper, so we do not require the GMAT or GRE as an admissions requirement.

Available 100% Online, Anywhere in the World.

Our state of the art online platform can be accessed all over the globe. The 36-credit hour MBA program is designed to meet the needs of working professionals in a wide range of business fields. Multiple track options, live streaming option for weekend/night classes, low tuition rates, and dedicated expert faculty make CIAM the best choice for your MBA.... [-]


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Felician University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Rutherford

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 workplace. Advanced coursework 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.... [-]


MBA - Management of Nonprofit Organizations

College of Mount Saint Vincent
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 USA Bronx

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). [+]

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.... [-]


MBA in Management Information Systems

Lincoln University
Campus 54  September 2018 USA Oakland

The MBA at Lincoln University is a professional degree. It is designed to develop broad managerial competence to enable graduates to cope with a wide variety of business situations appropriate to their diverse backgrounds. The Lincoln University MBA program upholds a strong international focus. In order to fulfill the overall mission, the emphasis is placed throughout the program on the development of the individual through the concentration on basic disciplines and skills as well as specific subject areas. [+]

MBA Introduction

The MBA at Lincoln University is a professional degree. It is designed to develop broad managerial competence to enable graduates to cope with a wide variety of business situations appropriate to their diverse backgrounds. The Lincoln University MBA program upholds a strong international focus. In order to fulfill the overall mission, the emphasis is placed throughout the program on the development of the individual through the concentration on basic disciplines and skills as well as specific subject areas. The following objectives have been identified and judged appropriate:

use of analytical tools from the quantitative and behavioral sciences; coverage of the basic functional areas of business with stress on their inter-relationships; the building of flexible adaptability to changing environments; the development of the student's ability to evaluate social, political, and economic values; advancement of skills in group cooperation and decision-making; development of communication skills; development of a sense of professional responsibility; the multinational aspects as related to all the subject areas. ... [-]

Syracuse MBA

Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Syracuse

The full-time Syracuse MBA program is designed to provide you with a collaborative and customized experience that prepares you for success in today’s ever-changing global marketplace. Through real-world, practical learning experiences and in-depth specializations, you will gain the skills needed to become an effective leader. [+]

Overview

The full-time Syracuse MBA program is designed to provide you with a collaborative and customized experience that prepares you for success in today’s ever-changing global marketplace. Through real-world, practical learning experiences and in-depth specializations, you will gain the skills needed to become an effective leader. The full-time Syracuse MBA program offers a relevant and rigorous curriculum, enhanced through our unique experiential learning program which provides hands-on practice to develop critical thinking skills and apply classroom lessons in solving complex business scenarios. Full-time Syracuse MBA students choose to specialize in one of seven concentrations, including accounting, business analytics, entrepreneurship and emerging enterprises, finance, marketing management, real estate and supply chain management.... [-]


Penn State Smeal MBA - Supply Chain Management

Smeal College of Business, Penn State
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA State College

The Penn State Smeal supply chain management concentration features a set of courses designed to build expertise in areas such as sourcing, procurement, conversion and logistics management, and collaboration with channel partners. [+]

Penn State Smeal MBA - Supply Chain Management

The Penn State Smeal supply chain management concentration features a set of courses designed to build expertise in areas such as sourcing, procurement, conversion and logistics management, and collaboration with channel partners.

Supply Chain Management Course Highlights Strategic Procurement: Explores leveraging the contributions of a supply strategy, e-procurement, supply segmentation, collaboration and relationship management, and global procurement for developing and executing sourcing strategies. The course places special emphasis on strategic planning and use of information technology. Manufacturing Strategy: Focuses on understanding the connections between manufacturing, inventory, and location decisions on customer-focused, multi-stage supply chains. Explores how strategic choices such as information technology, facility location, and mass customization relate to planning decisions such as forecasting and aggregate planning to support synchronized supply chains. Demand Fulfillment: Develops an understanding of the strategic framework, the managerial issues, and the best practices related to the planning and execution of the demand-fulfillment process. Special attention is given to the e-enabled capabilities, relationships, and levers needed for responsive, flexible, and efficient demand fulfillment. Supply Chain Management Faculty Highlights ... [-]

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) Management

Seton Hall W. Paul Stillman School of Business
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 5 years January 2019 USA South Orange + 1 more

From hands-on experience to theoretical foundations, the management concentration prepares you to lead with confidence and success. Students are able to develop skills in areas such as negotiation, entrepreneurship, and innovation. [+]

From hands-on experience to theoretical foundations, the management concentration prepares you to lead with confidence and success. Students are able to develop skills in areas such as negotiation, entrepreneurship, and innovation.

Our program combines a strong core curriculum with electives that let you map your own path, and we keep the program streamlined to just 40 credits. We welcome both full- and part-time students and offer small and flexible classes to accommodate your schedule.

Thanks to that broad preparation, our management students have gone on to work at TD Bank, Axa Financial, and Life Integra, to name just a few. What's more, the department is home to the nation's No. 1 business leadership program.... [-]


Master of Business Administration in Organizational Development and Human Resource Management

California Intercontinental University
Online 18 months September 2018 USA Irvine

The Master of Business Administration in Organizational Development and Human Resource Management (MBAODHRM) program is designed to prepare students for careers in the fields of learning and development management, human resource management, business development management, organizational effectiveness consulting, and personnel training management. Students pursuing this specialization will learn about organizational development, leadership and development, international organization behavior, and enterprise resource management. Individuals who prefer working with people and developing human capital and are ready for a business management career will find this specialization worthwhile. [+]

Overview

The Master of Business Administration in Organizational Development and Human Resource Management (MBAODHRM) program is designed to prepare students for careers in the fields of learning and development management, human resource management, business development management, organizational effectiveness consulting, and personnel training management. Students pursuing this specialization will learn about organizational development, leadership and development, international organization behavior, and enterprise resource management. Individuals who prefer working with people and developing human capital and are ready for a business management career will find this specialization worthwhile.... [-]


MBA – full-time, online

Elmhurst College
Online Full time 1 year August 2018 USA Elmhurst

At Elmhurst, we put you first. The way we see it, the only reason we’re here is to provide you a high-impact, high-value business education. Our mission is to give you the skills and connections you need to achieve your goals in your career and life. [+]

We believe an MBA should be student-centered.

At Elmhurst, we put you first. The way we see it, the only reason we’re here is to provide you a high-impact, high-value business education. Our mission is to give you the skills and connections you need to achieve your goals in your career and life.

The Right People on Your Side

Elmhurst faculty are experienced industry leaders who are dedicated to expanding your reach with fieldwork, connections and hands-on experience. In this online program, you’ll work with a team of faculty that’s always there for you.

Study with the Best

Your classmates are other professionals seeking career advancement and a global mindset. You’ll connect with them right away, gaining a network of peers who will support you. In fact, the network you form will be one of your most valuable takeaways. Attainable, accessible, affordable—the full-time Elmhurst MBA fits into your life.... [-]


MBA in Leadership and Change Management Specialization

Concordia University Chicago
Online Full time 2 semesters August 2018 USA Chicago River Forest + 1 more

Concordia University Chicago's MBA specialization and a 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. [+]

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 to a changing environment.

Learning Objectives

Concordia University Chicago's MBA specialization and a 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.... [-]


MBA in General Management

Northwest Missouri State University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 USA Maryville + 1 more

Northwest’s MBA program gives you an opportunity to be a business leader by developing skills in ethical decision making, financial planning, quantitative analysis, policy formulation and interpersonal relationships, as well as an understanding of the emerging global economy. The program focuses on developing business foundations and then applying this background to business problems in functional areas. You will discover how management skills are applied to achieving business and organizational goals. By learning how to recognize and solve operational problems, the MBA graduate obtains the maximum flexibility vital in today’s dynamic society and multinational environment. [+]

A master’s degree in Business Administration involves the study of management – that is, the process of organizing and directing resources, which includes people, finances, materials, and information.

Managers must not only understand these functions and their interrelationships but also how a rapidly changing marketplace affects them. As described by the Graduate Management Admissions Council, “the modern manager is a part forecaster, part problem-solver, part supervisor, and part personal example to others.” Northwest’s MBA program will help you prepare for the challenges you will face in the new millennium.

Northwest’s MBA program gives you an opportunity to be a business leader by developing skills in ethical decision making, financial planning, quantitative analysis, policy formulation and interpersonal relationships, as well as an understanding of the emerging global economy. The program focuses on developing business foundations and then applying this background to business problems in functional areas. You will discover how management skills are applied to achieving business and organizational goals. By learning how to recognize and solve operational problems, the MBA graduate obtains the maximum flexibility vital in today’s dynamic society and multinational environment. ... [-]


MBA with Concentration in Finance

NYIT - Vancouver
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

Our AACSB-accredited M.B.A. program with a finance concentration puts you in the center of New York City—the world capital of finance and business. You’ll learn from experienced professors and top industry executives how to apply financial concepts, analyze financial data from multiple sources, and evaluate investment strategies. You’ll use cutting-edge financial technology that incorporates live market data to better understand corporate decision-making, portfolio management, and valuation of financial assets, including derivatives. [+]

Our AACSB-accredited M.B.A. program with a finance concentration puts you in the center of New York City—the world capital of finance and business. You’ll learn from experienced professors and top industry executives how to apply financial concepts, analyze financial data from multiple sources, and evaluate investment strategies. You’ll use cutting-edge financial technology that incorporates live market data to better understand corporate decision-making, portfolio management, and valuation of financial assets, including derivatives.

Upon the completion of our M.B.A. program, you’ll be able to:

Utilize technology support systems to strengthen organizational decision processes. Conduct industry, company-specific, or environmental business analysis using appropriate data and informational resources to bridge the gap between abstract theory and practice. Identify and analyze country/region-specific contemporary business issues, and establish, support, and effectively communicate strategic recommendations. ... [-]

MBA in Sustainable Management, San Francisco Hybrid

Presidio Graduate School
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 2 - 4 years September 2018 USA San Francisco + 1 more

Tomorrow’s business leaders must understand the many complex and interdependent issues that define sustainability, from climate change and clean tech to stakeholder engagement and social responsibility. Presidio Graduate School is the place where these leaders thrive. [+]

Connecting rigorous management theory and practice with ecological and social awareness, systems thinking and sustainable leadership.

Please note: Due to the hybrid (blended online/monthly in-person courses) course structure, this program is not open for international students requiring a student visa. Please look at our MBA in Sustainable Business, Seattle Metro program if a student visa is required.

All three of our Master of Business Administration (MBA) degrees are for those who envision a more just, prosperous and sustainable world. Presidio Graduate School empowers students to become skilled and visionary leaders, change agents and entrepreneurs in any field or enterprise. The most distinctive element of our programs is our signature integrated curriculum designed to connect rigorous management theory and practice with ecological and social awareness, systems thinking and sustainable leadership.... [-]


Greehey MBA for Values-driven Leaders

St. Mary's University
Campus Full time 16 months USA San Antonio

The Greehey MBA is for values-driven leaders who want to transform their enterprises, institutions, and communities by positively transforming themselves. A 16-month, cohort-based program, its small class sizes afford you personalized attention, one-on-one faculty interaction and the opportunity for peer-to-peer mentoring. [+]

The Greehey MBA is for values-driven leaders who want to transform their enterprises, institutions, and communities by positively transforming themselves. A 16-month, cohort-based program, its small class sizes afford you personalized attention, one-on-one faculty interaction and the opportunity for peer-to-peer mentoring.

Self-assessment exercises, goal-setting activities, and individual and group projects provide just the right context for learning, application, and practice. In the process, students develop close working relationships that will benefit them and their organizations throughout their careers.

Saturday lab sessions accommodate working professionals and focus on essential skills. Advanced Business Skills Labs (ABS-Labs) held on selected Saturdays throughout the semester fall into three categories. Values-Driven Leadership Labs (V-Labs) focus on fundamentals of ethical leadership, including strategies for aligning individual behavior and organizational culture, the development of advanced behavioral skills and familiarity with contemporary business issues and strategies. Technical Labs (Tech-Labs) focus on essential skills such as the use of spreadsheets and other software tools for budgeting, data analytics, simulations and decision support. Fitness Labs (Fit-Labs) focus on individual and group strategies to develop physical and financial fitness, and an inquiry into the personal meaning of work in ways that will enhance performance and provide a healthy work-life balance.... [-]