SVSU's Master of Business Administration offers working adults a flexible solution for earning a graduate degree in business from a highly ranked and nationally recognized program. With AACSB accreditation and exclusive use of graduate professors who carry a Ph.D., SVSU's business program ranks in the top 5 percent of business schools in the world. Named by the Princeton Review as one of the Best Business Schools, SVSU blends advanced teaching with practical application to produce graduates who are well prepared to advance their careers and face a range of business challenges. Program completion can be accomplished completely online or through a hybrid online and in-class format. All face-to-face classes meet in the evening.
Saginaw Valley State University expects to begin construction on a 38,500 square foot building addition for its College of Business and Management later this year, following construction authorization and a commitment of $9.8 million by the State of Michigan that was signed into law Thursday, Dec. 28.
"The MBA program is preparing me with concrete knowledge of business management, organizational leadership and effective financial management practices. After graduation, I would love to continue working with entrepreneurs and small business owners in starting and growing their businesses. I have a particular interest in millenial entrepreneurs and innovators. The MBA program is providing me with opportunities and knowledge to pursue my goals." Learn more about Iesha.
The MBA program at SVSU instills in our students critical thinking and creativity, communication and leadership, knowledge of business methodologies and analysis of data to support business management. The program comprises 31 core credits as well as three graduate-level elective courses. Students (who lack the appropriate undergraduate course preparation) must complete additional foundational requirements.
An MBA from SVSU provides you with an accredited degree to open your job prospects across a variety of fields and create upward mobility for your career. According to Forbes magazine, the financial rewards for earning an MBA are as strong as ever. Research shows that full-time MBA graduates typically realized starting salaries 50 percent higher than what they were earning in the year before starting business school. Then, over the next five years, their pay nearly doubles. With the flexibility of the program at SVSU, you can complete your advanced degree on your terms.