Program Overview

Earning an MBA is becoming increasingly important for higher-level business careers and can help improve your salary potential and job opportunities. In fact, starting pay for MBA holders is approximately 50 percent higher than starting pay for those without an MBA, according to Forbes. Now, get the skills and credentials you need to advance in your career with the online MBA program from Point Park University.

Curriculum Overview

Our MBA program focuses on giving you skills you can use to advance and succeed in your career. You will gain a deep understanding of critical business topics, including ethics, international finance and business law. Each course is taught by one of our experienced faculty members, who bring their real-world experience to the classroom. Thanks to our supportive learning environment, you’ll have access to all the tools you need to succeed now and in your future career endeavors.

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  • Next Start Date:January 8, 2017
  • Est. Program Length:2-3 Years
  • Credit Hours:36
  • Course Length:8 Weeks
  • Cost Per Credit:$566

Available Concentrations

International Business

Our international business concentration draws from an understanding that today’s economy is increasingly globalized. You’ll understand how economics, finance, logistics and more vary around the world, in preparation for a career where you’ll work beyond borders.

Management

Develop advanced leadership skills with the management concentration. Strong leadership is critically important to every business. Our curriculum focuses on teaching the latest management strategies, including capacity planning, communication and conflict resolution. Learn how to lead a team to success with this broadly applicable concentration.

MBA Core Curriculum (24 credits)
  • MBA 511 Accounting for Managers
  • MBA 570 Global Environment of Business
  • MBA 571 Legal Environment of Business
  • MBA 572 Marketing
  • MBA 573 Corporate Finance
  • MBA 574 Organizational Behavior
  • MBA 576 Quantitative Methods
  • MBA 578 Managerial Economics
Management Concentration (12 credits)
  • MBA 560 Ethical Leadership & Sustainable Organizations
  • MBA 575 Organizational Systems
  • MBA 577 Strategic Planning
  • MBA 595 Special Topics in Management
International Business Concentration (12 credits)
  • MBA 514 International Economics
  • MBA 517 International Finance
  • MBA 541 Culture of International Business
  • MBA 596 Special Topics in International Business

Students applying for entry into Point Park University’s Master of Business Administration program should complete the following steps:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Submit official transcripts. To submit your transcripts, print and complete the official transcript request form and fax it to 1-800-473-2512.
  3. Submit two letters of recommendation. Your references should be in a position to assess your potential for successful graduate study.
  4. Submit current resume.

Career Outcomes

Earning an MBA can offer you great job security, with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting that master’s degree holders have just 2.4 percent unemployment. With an MBA, you can take advantage of a wide array of career opportunities, including:

  • Marketing Manager
  • Financial Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Investment Banker
  • Sales Manager
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Next Steps

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Official Transcripts

Print and complete the Transcript Request Form and fax it to 1-800-473-2512

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