MBA in International Business

graduation_group_2013_toss_rgbThe MBA in International Business program is for those interested in excelling in international business. The MBA program is designed to prepare students to function, compete and excel in modern business and provide them with an understanding of how to cooperate on a worldwide platform. Unlike theoretically based MBAs, the CHU MBA respects the importance of learning while doing, and it encourages hands-on field experience by allowing graduate credits to be earned while the student is working. CHU’s faculty has field experience that complements its advanced degrees, and the curriculum is designed to prepare business leaders with the skills to succeed and prosper in today’s competitive marketplace. Students study alongside peers from around the world, which contributes to a broad global perspective. Students gain a foundation in values, leadership, marketing, accounting, finance and other important fundamentals. Graduates have a sound basis of knowledge, which prepares them to excel in management positions in any type of business organization.

Program Description

The MBA in International Business provides students the opportunity to specialize their studies in one of four emphasis areas: Accounting, Corporate Finance, Healthcare Management, and Environmental Management. The MBA with an emphasis in Accounting is designed to prepare students for accounting, tax accounting and financial auditing careers. The emphasis in Corporate Finance prepares students for accounting, corporate finance, money management, banking and financial analysis careers. The emphasis in healthcare management prepares students for careers in healthcare finance, accounting, policy, marketing and information management. The emphasis in Environmental Management prepares students for careers in environmental economics; energy policy; sustainable products, services and business practices, as well as sustainable management. The teaching approach emphasizes conceptual and experiential learning. Complementing the case-study method is the practice of action learning in a team context, which transforms the learning environment into the real-business-world context of problem solving and opportunity management. Internships ensure that students possess work skills upon completing the program. Students synthesize course theory with their own practical experience.

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Program Learning Objectives

As a result of successfully completing the MBA in International Business, each student demonstrates that they are able to:

  • Compete in a business context.
  • Solve real-world problems.
  • Respond to critical challenges and paradoxes.
  • Address managerial issues and business in the global context.
  • Focus on long-range strategic development.

Specializations

The MBA in International Business provides students the opportunity to specialize their studies in one of four emphasis areas: Accounting, Corporate Finance, Healthcare Management, and Environmental Management. The internship component is required.

Accounting Specialization

The MBA with an emphasis in Accounting is intended to prepare students who are interested in understanding the accounting aspects of business. Internships within the Accounting industry ensure that all students will possess work skills upon completing the program. Students will synthesize course theory with their own practical experience. This relates to an emphasis on career skills.

Corporate Finance

The MBA with an emphasis in Corporate Finance is intended to prepare students for administrative positions within industry both in the United States and abroad. Internships within the Corporate Finance industry ensures that all students will possess work skills upon completing the program. Students will synthesize course theory with their own practical experience. This relates to an emphasis on career skills.

Healthcare Management

The MBA with an emphasis in Healthcare Management is intended to prepare students for administrative positions within the growing healthcare industry, both in the United States and abroad. Internships within the healthcare industry ensure that all students will possess work skills upon completing the program. Students will synthesize course theory with their own practical experience. This relates to an emphasis on career skills.

Environmental Management

The MBA with an emphasis in Environmental Management is intended to prepare students for administrative positions within industry, both in the United States and abroad; however, this emphasis is designed to increase awareness of environmental issues.

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