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UB’s new Master of Business Administration Degree begins January 27: program can be completed in one year

Leslie Geary
Thursday, January 02, 2014

The University of Bridgeport’s (UB) newest online degree program—the Master of Business Administration—will launch on January 27.

The online MBA degree is a 30-credit program consisting of ten courses offered two at a time in eight-week sessions This new program is designed for students who depend on 24/7-access to online courses to balance the demands of graduate studies with personal and professional responsibilities.

Students holding a bachelor’s degree who satisfy prerequisite course requirements will be able to earn their MBA degree online in just one year.

“The program was designed with input from businesses and working professionals seeking to advance their careers,” said Lloyd Gibson, dean of the Ernest C. Trefz School of Business at UB.

“We’re dedicated to ensuring that our MBA candidates acquire the breadth and depth of theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to thrive in an ever-evolving business environment,” Gibson added. “Classes include core business foundation classes, in-depth management courses, and capstone courses that integrate each student’s learning in practical situations.”

For more information about the online MBA or to apply, please visit www.bridgeport.edu/onlineMBA.


Media contact: Leslie Geary, (203) 576-4625, lgeary@bridgeport.edu