Program Director, Department of CCOB
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Concentrations: Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, General, Marketing, Music and Entertainment Management, Human Resource Management
December 1st: Spring semesterMay 1st: Summer semesterAugust 1st: Fall semester*Applications received after the deadline will be reviewed on a space availability basis
*International students are advised to apply by:April 1st: Fall (September intake)November 1st: Spring (January intake)December 1st: Summer (May intake)
Our redesigned MBA program is uniquely focused on a thematic approach to your advanced business studies. The program is built to offer flexibility in curriculum; course scheduling and offerings, students’ career and professional services, customizable program delivery and a strong connection to industry. The 48 credit program also allows for up to 18 credits in waivers for students who successfully completed prior business foundational courses.
In addition, the Cotsakos College of Business has is fully accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Only about fifteen percent of business schools in the world are accredited by AACSB.
The new curriculum offers a lower core with prominence on strong managerial soft skill development and cross functional knowledge in all areas of business; strengthened by an upper core with integrative and strategy-oriented focus where emphasis on leadership which permeates all courses.
Our focused areas of concentration are intended to help strengthen your business acumen in various areas related directly to the demands of industry (Accounting, General Studies, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing and Music Management) add a unique value to our MBA program. With the addition of over 13 new MBA courses (such as Innovation, Strategy, and Corporate Sustainability, Business Analytics, and Influence, Persuasion and Negotiation Strategy) students will benefit from a progressive curriculum that provides a multidisciplinary business approach. These courses have been hand-picked by academically qualified faculty members who engage in practice and policy-oriented research to increase your leadership and profound business knowledge.
Traditional MBA face-to-face courses are delivered in the evenings and weekends and are complimented by flexible hybrid and fully online offerings throughout each semester. Students are encouraged to meet with the MBA Director to discuss the planning of their studies at the onset of their MBA degree.
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