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Master of Business Administration (MBA)


Be a business leader of tomorrow and advance your career with MBA Degree from International American University, USA.


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The Master of Business Administration (MBA) aims to provide the student an opportunity to further enhance their business acumen by tying academic concepts to practical applications relevant to current real-world business challenges. The combination of analytical, quantitative, and strategic skills gained through the program provide a foundation from which multiple professional opportunities can be pursued. The program is designed to serve the needs of both fully employed and full-time students.

 

CONCENTRATION

Available concentrations:

  1. MBA in Management Information System (CIP Code 52.1201)
  2. MBA in Business Analytics (CIP Code 30.7102)

Program Goals

PROGRAM LEARNING OBJECTIVES (PLOs)

Primary objectives of this program include equipping students with the knowledge and ability to:

  1. Develop mastery of functional components of business including management, marketing, finance, organizational behavior, and management
  2. Synthesize independent, critical-thinking, and reasoning skills in evaluating business issues and formulate possible solutions using problem-solving and decision-making abilities
  3. Master the conventions of written and oral communication including awareness of audience and other situational factors
  4. Evaluate, analyze, and communicate quantitative and financial data in improving and sustaining strategic business initiatives
  5. Value and integrate Christian ethics and global perspective in decision-making

Admission Requirements


Education:
IAU requires evidence of an earned bachelor degree in business, management, or administration. All degrees must be earned at an appropriately accredited institution or foreign equivalent. IAU understands the differing rigor of schools and grading scales around the world, and IAU evaluates prior academic credentials within their own context. Exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis.

Professional Experience:
IAU recommends 3 years of full-time professional experience, including, but not limited to, private, public, for-profit, non-profit, start-ups, or established corporate organizations.

Information Technology:
Possess computer and internet skills sufficient to effectively participate in IAU's pedagogical model and conduct research at the graduate level.

Evidence of English Proficiency:
IAU requires writing skills at the appropriate level. Proficiency in reading, writing, speaking, and understanding English is essential to your success at IAU. If English is not the applicant’s native language, or if an applicant has not had their secondary education taught in English, they will be required to provide proof of English Proficiency. Since classes are taught in English, an applicant must demonstrate their ability to read, write and speak English.

Transferability
Transferring Credits to IAU:
Maximum Total Credit Awarded is 6 units:
Transfer Credit (TRC): 6 credits
Standardized Exam Credit (SEC): 0 credits

Paying For School

This program does not charge students for their educational instruction, course materials, or annual enrollment. It does charge modest fees for application and examination processing. The current fee schedule is as follows:

Application Fee - $100

The Application Fee is non-refundable and must be submitted by the applicant along with the application for admission. The Application Fee does not include any additional fees that may be required for third-party evaluation.


Students are required to pay an Assessment Fee of only $600 USD for Each Semester 


The estimated total fees for the MBA are as follows: $2,400 for 4 Semester

 

Cancellation Policy

Students have the right to cancel their Enrollment Agreement at any time and are not charged any Assessment Fees during the first seven days of enrollment or prior to the first day of classes. A student’s notice of cancellation must be received by the University in writing via email to [email protected]. Notice of cancellation is effective if it shows that the student no longer wishes to be bound by the Enrollment Agreement or to continue his or her attendance at the University. The notice of cancellation is effective five days after the time the University receives the notification of the cancellation. During this time, the student may notify the University that he or she no longer wishes to cancel his or her enrollment.

 

Refund Policy

Students who drop or withdraw from a course within the required deadline are not required to pay the Assessment Fee. 
 
The Application Fee is non-refundable except in instances when applicants withdraw their application for admission before an admissions decision is made. Applicants may write a formal request for a refund of the Application Fee to their personal advisor. If approved, refunds will be available to the applicant within 30 days of the submission of the formal request and the refund will be issued using the same payment method used by the applicant to pay the fee. 
 
Students who remain in their course beyond the course withdrawal deadline are not eligible for a refund of the Assessment Fee. The Assessment Fee is only refundable in instances where the University has canceled a student's course or if the student’s work was not assessed at all during the course.

            Program Requirements

            Complete 36 semester units of the prescribed curriculum.

            Complete all required course work with a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
            Apply for graduation and meet all academic and financial requirements.

            Curriculum

            MBA Program RequirementsUnits
            Core Module

            8 courses
            24 units
            BUS 530 Management Information Systems3
            BUS 540 Business Law for Managers3
            BUS 590 Business Strategy3
            ECN 500 Managerial Economics3
            FIN 500 Financial Management3
            MGT 500 Organizational Behavior & Leadership3
            MGT 510 Human Resource Management3
            MKT 500 Marketing Management3
            Elective OR Concentration Module

            3 courses
            9 units
            Elective ModuleConcentration in Management
            Information Systems
            Concentration in
            Business Analytics

            Any graduate course code 500-999.MIS 550 Enterprise Resource Planning for ManagersMIS 555 Business Analytics3
            Any graduate course code 500-999.MIS 555 Business AnalyticsMIS 560 Database Management Systems3
            Any graduate course code 500-999.MIS 565 Information Technology Audit and Risk ManagementMIS 570 Applied Decision Making3
            Capstone Module

            1 course
            3 units
            BUS 700 MBA Capstone: Strategy & Competition3
            MBA Total Units36


            COMPLETION TIME

            ProgramStandard (Yrs)
            Full Time
            Standard (Yrs)
            Part Time
            150% (Yrs)
            Full Time
            150% (Yrs)
            Part Time
            Master Degree2436

            Careers

            52.0201) Business Administration and Management, General

            * Source: https://www.onetonline.org/crosswalk/CIP?s=52.0201&g=Go

            SOCOccupation
            11-1011.00Chief Executives
            11-1021.00General and Operations Managers
            11-2022.00Sales Managers
            11-3011.00Administrative Services Managers
            11-3051.00Industrial Production Managers
            11-3071.01Transportation Managers
            11-3071.02Storage and Distribution Managers
            11-9021.00Construction Managers
            11-9151.00Social and Community Service Managers
            11-9199.01Regulatory Affairs Managers
            11-9199.02Compliance Managers
            11-9199.03Investment Fund Managers
            11-9199.04Supply Chain Managers
            11-9199.07Security Managers
            11-9199.08Loss Prevention Managers
            11-9199.09Wind Energy Operations Managers
            11-9199.10Wind Energy Project Managers
            13-1051.00Cost Estimators
            13-1111.00Management Analysts
            25-1011.00Business Teachers, Postsecondary

            CAREERS BEGAN BY IAU MBA STUDENTS

            Accounting Specialist (13-2011), Accountant (13-2011), Accountant Intern (13-2011), Accounting & Finance Intern (13-2011), Accounting Assistant (13-2011), Acquisition Manager (11-9199), Administrative Assistant (43-6010), Advanced Analytics Analyst (13-1111), Application Developer (15-1132), Applications Engineer (15-1132), Architectural Designer (11-9041), Assistant Account Manager (13-2011), Assistant Branch Manager (11-9199), Assistant Finance Manager (413395), Assistant Manager (11-9199), Assistant Manager -Accounting (13-2011), Assistant Media Planner (27-3099), Assistant Project Manager (13-1082), Associate Actuarial Analyst (15-2011), Audit Associate (43-3031), Audit Senior Assistant (43-3031), Benefits Specialist (13-1141), Bookkeeper (43-3031), Branding/Marketing Manager (11-9199), Business Analyst (13-1199), Business Immigration Paralegal (23-2011), Business Intelligence Analyst (13-1199), Business/Technical Analyst (13-1199), Care Assistant (29-9099), Case Manager (11-9199), Cash Management Coordinator/Accounts Payable Clerk (13-2011), Clerical Assistant (43-4121), Clinical Coordinator (19-3031), Compliance Manager (13-1041), Customer Service/Sales Associate (43-4050), Data Analyst (43-9020), Data Analyst Intern (43-9021), Data Scientist (43-9020), Design Associate (27-1020), Designer (27-1020), Digital Analyst (15-1255), Digital Marketing Coordinator (13-1161), Digital Marketing Intern (13-1161), Digital Marketing Manager (44501), E-commerce and Marketing Assistant (13-1161), E-Commerce Business Analyst-Intern (13-1199), Finance Office Assistant (13-2050), Finance/Administrative Intern (13-2099), Financial Advisor (13-2050), Financial Analyst (13-2051), HR/Operations Assistant (43-4161), Industrial Engineering Supervisor (17-2112), Intern Architect (17-1010), International Marketing Intern (13-1161), Int'l Theatrical Media Specialist(27-3099), Internet Sales (41-3099), Invoicing/Marketing Researcher (13-1161), Jr. Accountant (13-2011), Junior Designer (27-1020), Language Instructor (25-1123), Legal Assistant (23-2011), Management Intern (13-1082), Manager (11-9199), Manager Assistant (11-9199), Marketing Analyst (13-1161), Marketing Assistant Intern (13-1160), Marketing Business Manager (11-2021), Marketing Specialist (13-1161), Marketing Specialist/Coordinator (13-1161), Mulesoft/Java Developer (15-1130), Office Assistant (43-6010), Office Manager (11-1021), Operation and Administrative Support (43-1000), Operation Manager (11-1021), Operations Controller (13-1199), Package Designer Assistant (27-1020), PR/Marketing Intern (27-3031/13- 1161), Pricing/Market Analyst (13-1161), Product and Marketing Associate (13-1161), Production Assistant (27-2012), Project Designer (27-1020), Project Manager (11-9199), Project Assistant (13-1082), Public Relation / Marketing Specialist (36831), Purchasing Coordinator (13-1023), Purchasing Specialist (11-3061), Quality Assurance Engineer (15-1253), Sales & Marketing Assistant (44136), Sales & Marketing Staff Member (44136), Sales Assistant (41-0000), Sales Associate (41-3099), Sales Coordinator (41-0000), Sales Manager (11-2022), Sales Representative (41-3000), Sales/Marketing Intern (13-1021), Senior Designer (27-1020), Shipping Manager (43-5071), Social Media Marketing Assistant (27-3000), Software Engineer (15-1252), Software Engineer Intern (15-1130), Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant (SLP-A) (29-1127), Sr. Actuarial Analyst (15-2011), Staff Accountant (13-2011), Systems Engineer (17-2061), Technical Manager (11-9199), Video Communication Specialist (27-3099).

            Technology Requirements


            To complete a degree program at University Road, students will need to have consistent access to a computer with a reliable internet connection. If students are working on a computer that is not their personal computer and are unable to save documents, it's important also to obtain an external drive. Because there are no mandatory video materials for University Road courses, this drive can be a simple USB drive. 

            Most of the learning materials that students will be dealing with in their UR courses are compatible with Adobe PDF or Microsoft Office. Our learning platform, Moodle, can be accessed by the latest versions of IE, Safari, Opera, and Chrome, but we recommend that students use the latest version of Mozilla Firefox. Note also that although working through a mobile device is not recommended, it is an option. There is no need to purchase software to study at University Road. 

            Note that whatever system students choose to use, all files shared with Course Instructors and classmates must be saved in either Microsoft-compatible formats or PDF format.

            FAQ

            1. Is it available for students from every country?

            Yes

            2. How many hours per week?

            15-20 hours per course per week.

            3. How many students per class?

            20-30.

            4. Can students fail? Can students re-sit? How many times?

            Yes, students can fail, and they are permitted to re-sit – once.

            5. Are there opportunities for classes to meet in person?

            The university Road does not facilitate face-to-face meetings as this would be impossible due to the global make-up of the classes.

            6. How are students graded?

            Students will be graded on performance on assignments that can include quizzes, discussion forum submissions, papers, case studies, projects, presentations, and more.

            Cirtificate

            Master of Business Administration

            • MBA Degree from International American University, USA
            • Alumni Status from International American University, USA
            • World-Class Faculty
            • Industry-relevant curriculum for Career Enhancement & Growth
            • Regular interaction with Global Faculty & Industry Experts
            • Peer-to-peer interaction with learners from across the globe
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            Instructors

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            Dr. Michael Kahler, Ed. D.
            Faculty | International American University

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            Dr. David Johnson, Ph.D.
            Faculty | International American University

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            Emiko Iwata, M.A.
            Faculty | International American University

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            Elizabeth Nguyen, M.B.A.
            Faculty | International American University

            The University Road Advantage

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            Industry Mentors
            • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants, and graders
            • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalized feedback on improvement
            Student Success Mentors
            • A dedicated Success Mentor is allocated to each student so as to ensure consistent progress
            • Success Mentors are your single point of contact for all your non-academic queries
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            Q&A Forum
            • Timely doubt resolution by peers and Teaching Assistants on the Q&A forum
            • Personalized feedback on assignments and case studies
            Expert Feedback
            • Personalized expert feedback on assignments and projects
            • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept-related doubts
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            Industry Networking
            • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
            • Group discussions
            • One-on-one discussions and feedback sessions with industry mentors

            Career Impact



            • Career Counselling

              Get personalised career paths traced by experts to ascertain the best opportunities


            • Resume Feedback

              Obtain specific, personalised inputs on your resume structure and content


            • Interview Preparation

              Get unlimited mock interview sessions with hiring managers and receive detailed feedback

            Admission Details


            APPLICATION PROCESS

            Candidates can apply to this program in 4 steps.



            • Complete Application

              Fill the application form.


            • Know eligibility

              Once you fill-up the application form, you will be evaluated based on your academic profile. You will see whether you are eligible or not.


            • Book your seat

              Upon showing eligibility, book your seat by paying application fees


            • Complete Payment

              Pay the tuition fees

            ADMISSION COUNSELORS

            We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who can guide you as you apply for this Data Science certification. They are available to:

            • Address questions related to your application
            • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
            • Help answer questions and understand the program


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            Features/Benefits
            • MBA Degree from International American University, USA
            • Alumni Status from International American University, USA
            • World Class Faculty
            • Industry relevant curriculum for Career Enhancement & Growth
            • Regular interaction with Global Faculty & Industry Experts
            • Peer-to-peer interaction with learners from across the globe

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