SRU Announces Interdisciplinary MBA Program

Slippery Rock University(SRU)launchesa new Master of Business Administration program that aims to help students advance careers in marketing, accounting, and business law. SRU discusses what students can expect from this new program.

Online PR News – 19-October-2013 – United States – [SLIPPERY ROCK, DATE] – Slippery Rock University (SRU), Pennsylvania’s premier public residential university, is now offering a new accelerated Master of Business Administration (MBA) program to help students advance their interests and careers in marketing, accounting, and business law. The MBA program includes courses in business, computer science, and communication classes, which students can complete in one year.SRU offers MBA classes both online and in the classroom at the Regional Learning Alliance in Cranberry Township.

Helping Students Stay Ahead in Business

The Graduate Management Admissions Council 2012 survey of employers and graduate students shows that 67% of MBA students reported a job offer upon graduation. In line with this, Slippery Rock University has developed a strong business management program through its flexible, accelerated and interdisciplinary MBA program, which give students greater career mobility and flexibility.

Providing Career-Focused Tracks

SRU integrates classroom theory with everyday business practices to give students the knowledge and strategies they can use immediately. Students choose from three career-focused tracks: General Track, Accounting &Finance Track, and Management &Marketing Track. The General Track helps students develop essential management skills and strategies for a variety of business environments. The Accounting &Finance Track is specifically designed for students interested in leadership roles is the financial market.The Management&Marketing Track, students learn about business communication strategies and various sales methodologies. Each track is designed to prepare students to lead as they advance their careers in their desired field of interest.

About Slippery Rock University

Since 1889, Slippery Rock University (SRU) has provided an exceptional learning experience by combining traditional academic instruction with strengthened educational opportunities to help students succeed. With over 400 faculty members, SRU caters to thousands of students, with the goal of stimulating growth and development in all aspects of educational life.

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