SU Baton Rouge offers new online MBA degree
- Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Southern University Baton Rouge (SUBR) and Education Online Services Corporation are pleased to announce the launch of a new online degree program, a masters of business administration (MBA).
The online master of business administration (MBA) degree is housed within the Southern University Baton Rouge College of Business, which is accredited by the AACSB and SACS.
The MBA program at Southern University can be completed as quickly as 12-24 months and offers prospective students the opportunity to choose focus areas in supply chain management, human resources management, accounting, finance, international business, and entrepreneurship. The common denominators for students are a record of achievement, demonstrated leadership and the ability to work as members of a team.
"The master of business administration online degree program emphasizes that knowledge is an essential commodity of society which in the current educational marketplace must transcend the traditional campus degree offerings to develop and inspire current and future generations of students," said Michelle Hill, executive director of enrollment management, Southern University System.
"The Southern University Baton Rouge online MBA program is designed to meet the needs of working professionals. Students will acquire the knowledge and expertise essential for leadership based on ethics, social responsibility, and technology enhanced management skills. Our program emphasizes the integration of technology and business and maintains a strong focus on globalization throughout the curriculum," stated Maxine Merlin, director of enrollment services, Education Online Services Corporation.
According to Education Online Services chairman and CEO, Ezell Brown, "the Southern University Baton Rouge Master of Business Administration Online Degree prepares graduates to examine global aspects of business administration through specific analytical and managerial processes while training students in management communication skills and business analysis. The College of Business leadership under dean Donald Andrews has created and maintained a first class program respected by the industry and employers alike."
"As the needs of the business marketplace in America expand, the demand for trained business administration candidates has grown exponentially and the College of Business understands this need and has developed the master of business administration online degree program accordingly,” added Brown.