Jan 28, 2020
The Global Masters of Business Administration, or Global MBA, will develop leaders with a global perspective, cross-cultural business skills and social responsibility. It is committed to teaching major competencies in leadership, ethics and complex business skills which are critical for gaining sustainable competitive advantage in a global business environment. Students in the program will analyze the impact of globalization on domestic businesses and consider successful practices of meeting the challenges of global business leadership and management. The program is designed for business people who are challenged with growing worldwide competition and the necessity to deal effectively with the international business issues.
On Ground and Online Format
Global Masters of Business Administration
Dr. Valentina Chappell, Program Director
In addition to the requirements stated under the Graduate Admissions Policy, the requirements for admission to MGLM are as follows:
- Letter of recommendation from employer or professional reference.
- Completion of international travel acknowledgement form.
- Completion of program interview process and written approval of admission by the program director after review of the admissions requirements.
Business, Technology, and Leadership Division Foundations Courses
Students entering a degree program in the Graduate School BTL Division with a bachelor’s degree in business or accounting from an ACBSP, AACSB, or IACBE candidate or accredited institution will be enrolled in the courses associated with the graduate degree they seek. No BTL Foundations courses are required.
Students entering a degree program in the Graduate School BTL Division with a bachelor’s degree in business or accounting from an institution without secondary business accreditation or candidacy who do not have a minimum of three (3) years of professional experience in the field of study they enter at Friends will be required to take courses in BTL Foundations in order to proceed with studies in their chosen graduate business program.
Students entering a degree program in the Graduate School BTL Division without a bachelor’s degree in business who do not have a minimum of five (5) years of professional experience in the field of study they enter at Friends will be required to take courses in BTL Foundations in order to proceed with studies in their chosen graduate business program.
All BTL division students required to take the foundation course must do so within the first 12 hours of their program requirements.
|Clarification on when students required to take BSAD 500 and/or BSAD 501 Foundation courses must have completed the courses.
|All BTL division students required to take the foundation courses must do so within the first 12 hours of their program requirements.
Core Curriculum for the Global Masters in Business Administration (Global MBA): 18 credit hours
Choose One Concentration: 12 credit hours
Accounting Concentration - 15 credit hours
Business Analytics Concentration - 15 credit hours
Change Management - 12 credit hours
General Business Administration Concentration - 12 credit hours
Choose any graduate level course with the following subject code:
Healthcare Concentration - 12 credit hours
Management Information Systems (MIS) Concentration - 12 credit hours
Supply Chain Management and Logistics - 12 credit hours
Total Degree Requirements: 30-39 credit hours