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Business Management, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

You can lead anywhere

It takes more than healthy ambition to become an effective leader. Built on a foundation of management theory – with highlights of accounting, economics, and finance – this program provides personalized, one-on-one instruction from current industry professionals who will help you acquaint yourself with the driver’s seat. All so you can be prepared take the lead in your career.

A good manager can adapt to almost any business structure in any industry. Because managerial skills are, for the most part, universal. The Business Management program of Concordia University Wisconsin will allow you to explore how businesses are structured and provide you with the skills you’ll need to succeed in almost any environment. You’ll gain mastery of current software for designing and managing business projects, while adopting proven project management tools and techniques at each stage in a project’s lifecycle. You’ll gain an understanding of how to integrate organizational strategies that involve the parent, supplier, and sub-supplier organizations working together in domestic and global environments.

You’ll also gain practical knowledge of marketing tools, market segmentation, research analysis in decision-making, media and promotion, budgeting, and evaluation. From developing a comprehensive and viable business plan to setting and obtaining investment objectives – such as capital, debt, securitization, and government subsidized options – this program will arm you with a variety of applicable skills. And you’ll learn about small businesses too, the way management is applied. Most importantly, you’ll acquire skills and experience that’ll help you become the well-rounded and insightful leader your organization deserves, whether you’re in small business, investments, or real estate.

What to expect

Leaders thrive on their knowledge of organizational behavior and understanding of how different groups and individuals work together. That will be a prime takeaway for you in this program. Additionally, you’ll learn the basics of accounting, finance, and business law. You’ll look at human resources and study interpersonal communication. Your eyes will be opened to international economics, as well as issues like globalization and foreign trade. You’ll dive deep into the challenges and opportunities that go hand-in-hand with managing a small business, while taking a look at the principles and problems that have to do with planning, organizing, and directing business operations. From public relations techniques that deal with gaining publicity and managing public response to marketing strategies and management, this program covers a lot of ground.

Careers

  • Business Teacher
  • Marketing Manager
  • Management Analyst

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Plan to apply 3-4 months prior to your intended start date.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Student Success Strategies
  • Speech Communication
  • Business Statistics
  • Organizational Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resource Management

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    55

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

    • Graduation from the equivalent of US high school 
    • GPA equivalency of a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
    • Proof of English language proficiency with minimum scores of 61 TOEFL, 6 IELTS or 55 PTE (students without these scores can still apply for conditional admission)
    • ACT or SAT is not required for admission, but a result will increase scholarship options

Tuition Fee

  • International

    512 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 512 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    512 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 512 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Mequon

  • 1621 - 2690 USD/month
    Living Costs

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