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Advance Your Career With A Ferris MBA Course

The Ferris MBA course program teaches the concepts and processes that have demonstrated their worth in enhancing organizational performance worldwide. This base of knowledge is key in modern business as employees strive to remain vital and competitive in today's global economy. A MBA can be just the thing to open the doors for mid-level business professionals. Receiving your MBA from Ferris provides excellent earnings potential and can lead to a highly respected and rewarding career. The Ferris State MBA courses prepare you for a variety of business careers in a wide range of industries and professions.

MBA Courses Providing Real World Skills

The goal of the MBA courses at Ferris is translating the core business competencies and skills into a curriculum that promotes values and processes that contribute to the achievement of organizational objectives. The learning experience is facilitated by an instructional process that models the concepts, provides the conceptual underpinnings, and promotes real-world application of these concepts.

Career Focused MBA Courses

Ferris MBA courses are built around Performance Management concepts, the Balanced Scorecard and the seven criteria of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award (MBNQA) Criteria for Performance Excellence. Consistent with the MBNQA criteria, the MBA program focuses on leadership, strategic planning, customer and market focus, information and analysis, human resources, process management and business results. Students acquire the advanced knowledge and professional skill set to excel by taking the MBA courses from Ferris.

Michigan MBA Specialty Programs and Concentrations

  • Project Leadership
  • Project Management MBA
  • Strategic Planning Systems
  • Internet MBA
  • Performance Metrics
  • Network Management & Design
  • Integrated Capstone Project
  • Professional Skills Development
  • Design Communication Management
  • Digital Forensics and Incident Response
  • Design and Innovation Process Management
  • Legal & Ethical Issues in Business
  • Organizational Leadership & Corporate Citizenship
  • Customer and Market Systems Analysis
  • Sustainable Development for Organizations
  • Organizational Resource Systems
  • Project Risk & Quality Management
  • Financial & Accounting Systems & Analysis
  • Quality Improvement Principles & Practices

Master of Science in Information Security and Intelligence
(MS-ISI) Concentrations

Students enrolled in the MBA program may also select Advanced Study Certificates in Security and Networking (ASSN), E-Business and Systems Integration (ASSI), or Business Intelligence and Informatics (ASBI) from the MS-ISI program.

Doctorate of Pharmacy - PharmD MBA Program

Second year Doctorate of Pharmacy students may pursue concurrent PharmD and MBA courses when meeting admission requirements. MBA Pharmacy students interested in advancing their career in corporate pharmacy, health systems, or pharmaceutical industry careers.

5-year BS Accounting Degree and MBA courses toward CP

Junior year Bachelor of Science in Accountancy program majors may apply for fourth and fifth year dual enrollment in Accountancy and MBA course programs. Successful students earn their Bachelors degree, Accounting Masters degree, and satisfy the 150 minimum credit hours required to practice as a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

Master of Science Nursing (MSN) Concentrations

Nursing MBA students who hold a RN license may select a 12 hour concentration from the MSN Masters program. Masters MSN degree students may select a 12 hour Administration Concentration from the Nursing MBA Degree Program.

If you would like more information on MBA Courses at Ferris State University call (231) 591-2000.

  • About Ferris State University: The Ferris MBA course programs, including our Master's of Business Administration, are taught by professional teachers, not graduate assistants. College students at Ferris State University, including our MBA students, study in more than 170 different college educational programs -- including doctorates degree, masters degree, bachelors degree and associate degree programs.

    More than 180 educational programs - including doctorates, master's, bachelor's and associate degrees - are offered through the colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Education and Human Services, Engineering Technology, Health Professions, Optometry, Pharmacy, and Kendall College of Art and Design.

    Ferris State University offers a wide variety of scholarships and financial aid. A majority of our students receive financial aid assistance. We encourage you to explore this website for more information on available scholarships and financial aid opportunities at Ferris State University. Ferris State provides all enrolled students access to a variety of academic skill-building opportunities that will assist them in their pursuit of academic excellence in a format that accommodates various learning preferences and schedules. At Ferris students experience small classes with individual attention in 170 career-oriented majors leading to job placement for our graduates. Ferris State students also enjoy 220 student organizations for fun in a relaxed, hometown setting in the heart of Michigan's recreation area.

    If you would like more information on Ferris State University's MBA degrees or would like to talk with or visit our campus in Big Rapids, Michigan contact us.

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