Online MBA Program Featured Courses
Below is a sample list of courses you will take while enrolled in the online MBA program at Kettering University Online:
BUSN 659 | INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
An overview of the expanding role of international business in the world marketplace is provided. Emphasis is placed on exploring the complex issues relating to the best practices in International Business.
FINC 619 | FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
The performance of the financial management role in a firm is provided in this course. The first half of the course focuses on the theoretical valuation of stocks and bonds and the capital markets in which they are traded. The second half of the course focuses on both the use of financial leverage by the firm and working capital management.
MGMT 679 | LEADERSHIP
A comprehensive examination of different leadership theories, with emphasis on relevant empirical evidence and application of the theories to case studies that involve leadership and group functioning, are covered in this course. Students will thoroughly examine a professional review of concepts and apply their understanding through a variety of means.
MGMT 665 | STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT
The focus of this course is on strategic investigation, analysis, and planning within organizations. Emphasis is placed on combining analytical and emergent views to produce strategic thinking designed to assist leaders in acknowledging the reality of change, questioning current assumptions and activities, collecting and reviewing data relevant to the industry, and facilitating future organizational development.
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Increase Your Marketability with An Additional Graduate Degree
Imagine having a leg-up on the competition by not just getting one Master’s degree but having two MS degrees for the same number of courses some institutions have for only one degree? In addition to earning your MBA, we provide a unique option for you to enroll in just four extra courses to earn your online MS in Operations Management or MS in Engineering Management*.
- Get your MSOM or MSEM as a second degree by taking just four additional courses
- Get two master’s degrees plus your customized certificate to add weight to your resume
- No need to complete a 2nd certificate course; get your 2nd master’s degree in record time
In today’s job market, added credentials can make a difference. In only two full terms you can add additional value to your work and career.
*All courses need to be within 6 years.
Ideal if your goal is
To attain a leadership role
To launch your own business
To gain project management skills
To lead a cross-disciplinary team
To link people, performance and processes
To advance your career in procurement, revenue and operations
kinds of jobs
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Director of Engineering
Quality Assurance Director
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Senior Risk Manager
Operations Senior Analyst
Skills employers are looking for
Ability to write and speak persuasively
Actively listen and gauge the needs of internal and external stakeholders
Adaptability to work with the resources at hand
Coordinating collaborative efforts/processes across multiple teams
Mentor and foster functional subject matter experts on your teams
Look holistically at a project and communicate specific responsibilities to team members
The ability to promote and enforce company as well as government regulations
Ability to understand data including finances and how it impacts the overall operations of the organization
Have the skills necessary to work successfully cross-departmentally and with individuals outside of the organization