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2016-2017 South University Academic Catalog Version I 
2016-2017 South University Academic Catalog Version I [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accelerated Master of Business Administration (MBA)*

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Offered at South University, Atlanta Learning Site; South University, Columbia; South University, Savannah; and South University, Online Programs.

The Accelerated Master of Business Administration degree program is designed for the professional working in a variety of organizations who seeks to have a greater understanding of the concepts, organization structures and strategies driving today’s complex organizational environment. This is an intensive program presented from a management perspective and designed to be completed in 12 months. The program is delivered in two modalities: fully online and face to face. The online learning environment is supported with team projects, faculty-led webinars for each course, faculty advisors for students, and video lectures in each course. In the face-to-face environment, classes are held on weekends 24 Saturdays per year and are supplemented with Internet-mediated coursework, synchronized conference calls, and web-based meetings.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

  • Students may demonstrate an ethical perspective as they assess decision-making processes, conflict, and other key macro and micro characteristics of organizations in diverse, global environments.
  • Students may influence individuals and organizations through the application of effective leadership and teamwork skills.
  • Students may apply effective communication skills in influencing others. They will create sustained, coherent arguments or explanations and reflections in their work.
  • Students may use critical thinking as they examine both qualitative and quantitative data, then synthesize and evaluate the information for use in problem recognition and problem solving.
  • Students may determine the information needed, assess the needed information, evaluate information and its sources critically, use information effectively to accomplish a specific purpose, and access and use information ethically and legally.


*South University, Online Program Offerings may not be available to residents of all states.  Please contact an admissions representative for further information.

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