Pepperdine University takes great pride in the quality of experiential learning it offers students through the Graziadio School of Business and Management’s Online MBA Program. The concept is based on their Education to Business (E2B) program, recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the “Top 10 College Courses That Will Pay Off at Work.”
Students of the Online MBA Program will need to complete 52 units of study. You can specialize in one of four elective concentrations: Finance, Leadership and Managing Organizational Change, Marketing, and General Management.
Pepperdine University’s Online MBA Program through the Graziadio School of Business and Management is all about experiential learning. Taking from the school’s famed Education to Business (E2B) principle, the program aims to bridge theory and actual business practice, imbuing students with skills and experience they can readily apply to the outside world. The E2B program has been counted by U.S. News & World Report among the “Top 10 College Courses That Will Pay Off at Work.”
The Online MBA Program consists of 52 units. These are taken over 6 trimesters, each lasting 14 weeks. The program covers an extensive variety of topics, including marketing, financial management, human behavior, economics, accounting, law, strategic management, and quantitative analysis for business operations. One of the first activities you need to attend is the Personal and Leadership Development Workshop. This happens inside the campus and lasts an entire weekend.
To personalize your MBA degree, you can elect to specialize in one of four elective concentrations, namely Finance, Leadership and Managing Organizational Change, Marketing, and General Management.
Aiding in your Online MBA experience is the Graziadio Learning Environment and Network or GLEAN. This is a high-tech learning management system that lets you interact with your peers and your teachers. Through this platform, you have the means to freely collaborate with your classmates and professors and get the most out of your degree.
To enter the Online MBA Program, you need to possess a Bachelor’s degree with an acceptable grade point average from an accredited institution. You also need to have at least two years of professional working experience. You need to submit a completed application form, a required essay, a résumé, and an application fee.
Pepperdine University’s Online MBA Program is accredited by both the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).