MPA INFORMATION MEETING
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There is no better time than now to enroll in the Huizenga College of Business. On Friday, March 3, we're conducting an MPA Information Meeting for individuals to learn more about the Master of Public Administration Program that will be held in the Virginia beginning in Fall 2017. You will have the opportunity to meet NSU President, Dr. George L. Hanbury, Dr. Preston Jones, Dean of the Huizenga College, and Dr. Jack Pinkowski, Chair of the MPA ProgramMPA Information Meeting
Friday, March 3
The mission of the M.P.A. program is to enhance local and state governance as well as nonprofit organizations through education, research, and service. On-campus and accessible distance-learning educational programs are provided in public administration for a diverse student population to enhance and advance their careers as managers. The program cultivates analytical skills and public service values like accountability, integriy, diversity, and ethical decision-making by engaging students and faculty in innovative, life-long learning experiences.
Master of Accounting
There is a growing demand for highly trained accountants who can guide their organizations through the volatile economic environment that exists globally today. Professionals in accounting do not merely report financial positions - they create economic value.
The objective of this unique curriculum is to enhance the knowledge and skills of accounting professionals and prepare entry-level students for a career in accounting, allowing both to attain the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) credential. Meeting all CPA requirements, the Master of Accounting program will prepare you to enter or further your current career as a professional accountant in financial institutions, government, industry, nonprofit organizations, and public practice.
M.B.A. in Business Intelligence / Analytics
Information is the lifeblood of every company, as is the ability to identify, gather, extract, and analyze this raw data. Business intelligence uses a variety of software applications to transform these facts and figures into useful information that can then be used as a catalyst for constructive decision making, cutting costs, improving operations, and identifying new business opportunities. With an M.B.A. in Business Intelligence / Analytics, you will make an immediate and valuable contribution to any company, with exceptional proficiency in the science of business modeling, database systems, data warehousing, data mining, and benchmarking.
M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship
The goal of the M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship program is to teach you how to look at business entrepreneurship in an entirely new way. The learning process is designed to inspire and expand the way you approach business challenges and offers a curriculum designed to hone the skills of those who are currently - or aspire to be - an entrepreneur.
By enrolling in this program, you will take many of the traditional courses associated with a general M.B.A. program. Additionally, there are courses that have been tailored to entrepreneurial development. Throughout the entrepreneurship program, you will learn practical skill sets from guest lecturers and esteemed professorsï¿½all who have run their own successful businesses. Ultimately, you will learn how to start a business, acquire an existing business, or run a division of a large corporation.
M.B.A. in Finance
The M.B.A. in Finance program provides a broad understanding of corporate finance, securities analysis, portfolio management, and financial institutions and markets.
Once enrolled in this program, you will take many of the traditional courses associated with a general M.B.A. program, along with courses that have been tailored to financial topics. The finance concentration offers courses that place primary emphasis on theory and analysis, and make extensive use of the relevant techniques of economic analysis, mathematics, and statistics.
Most M.B.A. in Finance graduates enter their professional careers with positions in the financial arena of general businesses, investment banking firms, broker-dealer firms, management consulting firms, various departments of commercial banks, and other domestic and international financial institutions.
M.B.A. in Human Resource Management
The Huizenga College of Business' M.B.A. in Human Resource Management program provides a unique perspective on interpersonal and organizational behaviors, and teaches various approaches for managing and motivating employees. Enrolling in the M.B.A. in Human Resource Management program requires that you take many of the traditional courses associated with a general M.B.A. program, along with courses that have been tailored to HR topics. Upon graduation you will be prepared to lead your companyï¿½s human resource activities, helping achieve your organizational goals and objectives. You will gain a solid understanding of general business administration acumen, coupled with specialized HRM skills sets in implementing new procedures, solving conflicts, employee benefits and compensation, training personnel.
M.B.A. in International Business
With an M.B.A. in International Business, you will develop the cross-cultural communication skills needed to do business on the world stage. You'll learn to manage conflict in international business, recognize political and social events that affect international business, recognize different monetary systems and currency policy, and gain an understanding of the movement of goods and services between multinational companies.
M.B.A. in Management
Our Day format includes classes that are held on NSU's main campus during weekdays. Our Working Professionals format offers classes on the weekend, during the evening, or even online.
The Huizenga College of Business's M.B.A. in Management Day program, which is designed for the young professional, includes workshops in resume writing, business communication, and interviewing techniques. Classes are offered during weekdays (Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday) and can be completed in only 12 months. Its curriculum teaches essential business acumen, including administration and operations, management, accounting, finance, economics, marketing, and more. Graduates exit the program with a differential competitive advantage, and are prepared to add immediate value to their companies.
The Huizenga College of Business' M.B.A. in Management Working Professionals format offers classes on alternating weekends, during the evening, or even online. The M.B.A. in Management program features a modern, forward-thinking curriculum that will prepare you to meet the demands of our world's volatile marketplace. The market-driven curriculum provides you with an essential understanding of how business worksï¿½from administration and operations, to management and marketing. You will graduate with a matchless skill set that will increase your marketability, as well as your ability to add immediate value to your company's bottom line.
M.B.A. in Marketing
The Marketing M.B.A. program was designed with the needs of different industries incorporated into the course content. The Marketing Manager position is normally described by the Bureau of Labor Statistics as someone responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating marketing policies and programs. Marketing managers also help to determine the demand for products and services, identify potential customers and develop pricing strategies with the goal of maximizing the firm's profits or share of the market.
All of the courses included in the M.B.A. in Marketing will give the potential Marketing Manager or Entrepreneur the tools for strategic thinking and skills that can translate into success!
M.B.A. in Process Improvement
With an M.B.A. concentration in Process Improvement from the Huizenga College of Business, you will be able to identify and analyze business processes while developing innovative courses of action and solutions. PI applies to products and services in a wide range of industries. The Supply Chain course (SCM 5830) provides the motivation and context for high performance, interdependent processes. The Quality Management course (PIM 5005) provides the foundational understanding of "quality" and then the student applies quality management theories in both Project Management (PIM 5010) and Process Improvement Methods (PIM 5020). The PI Methods course relies heavily on the application of statistical methods.
The knowledge and skills you develop in this concentration are able to be third-party certified by internationally recognized professional organizations.
M.B.A. in Sport Revenue Generation
The M.B.A. in Sport Revenue Generation is a completely unique program, designed to meet the sports industry's growing demand for professionals who are dedicated to revenue enhancement. This program was designed to specifically provide students with revenue generation knowledge, skills, and techniques that will set graduates apart from other job candidates. This cutting edge program is literally a one-of-a-kind in the world of sport management education; no other program focuses so specifically on the knowledge and skills needed to generate revenue.
Graduates of the M.B.A. in Sport Revenue Generation program will be prepared for careers in a wide variety of positions in collegiate and professional sports, with teams, leagues, events and tours.
M.B.A. in Supply Chain Management
By enrolling in the M.B.A. in Supply Chain Management program, you will come to understand both the familiarity of domestic suppliers and sophistication of sourcing products and services internationally. Graduates will be able to hit the ground running, capable of making immediate contributions to the management and decision making processes as they relate to your organization's supply chain activities.
Master of Public Administration
With more than 30 years of experience in public administration, the Huizenga College of Business is uniquely poised to meet the needs of an expanding population and government through training and community development. The mission of the Master of Public Administration program is to provide you with management skills to lead public and community agencies, as well as to understand the social, economic, and political context in which public decisions are made.
The MPA program's curriculum has been designed to meet public sector, government, and nonprofit needs in the new millennium based on emerging theory, employee surveys, and focus groups of professional administrators. The result is the most current, relevant, and practically focused curriculum anywhere.
M.S. in Real Estate Development
NSU's M.S. in Real Estate Development (M.S.R.E.D.) program prepares graduates to undertake mid and senior level responsibility in development, management, investment and sales and marketing firms. Graduates enter the industry as emerging leaders knowing how to locate and analyze the diverse aspects of real estate from legal, economic and financial considerations to political and regulatory requirements. The rigorous program is taught in an "Executive" format every weekend. The full immersion curriculum is taught by highly experienced leaders with in-depth knowledge gained from years of actual experience. Classes, in-field case studies and real world projects from noted professionals focus on providing hands-on applications of practical knowledge that can be immediately used. Program graduates provide significant added value to their companies.
Master of Taxation
The Master of Taxation program is designed to help you develop an understanding of the essential elements of the Internal Revenue Service code and regulations. The program provides both a practical and conceptual understanding, as well as the necessary skills and judgment required to apply the IRS code in actual situations. The taxation courses incorporate an in-depth examination of various aspects of the tax code and regulations and are offered both online and on our main campus. A master of taxation will provide you with the foundation necessary to become a successful tax preparer and adviser in public and private accounting.
Master's Degree Admission/Application Requirements
Admission to the Huizenga College of Business' master's degree programs is competitive. Applications are individually reviewed and admission is offered to those applicants who meet both qualitative and quantitative criteria. All required documentation must be received before an admission decision can be offered.Admission Requirements:
Applicants whose immigration status requires an NSU I-20 must contact the Office of International Students and Scholars for information and assistance with the issuance of the I-20
Applicants to the Master of Science in Real Estate Development program will be evaluated for admission consideration based on different criteria than all other master's degree programs. Click here to view the program's admission requirements.Special Note Regarding the Online Application for Admission
The online Application for Admission is located at www.nova.edu/gradadmissions/index.html. You must create a login ID and a PIN. The PIN must be 6 digits long. Record this information should you need to return to the application at a later date.
When all information has been provided, you must click on the navigation button "Application is Complete."
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As all required materials are received by Nova Southeastern University, you will receive email acknowledgements.
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