Flexible MBA, M.B.A.

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    Application Deadline
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    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    22248 USD/module
    Tuition fee
    824 USD/module
    Tuition fee
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
, CT, | Online
The University of New Havens Flexible MBA will transform you into a business leader by building your knowledge base and honing the skills you need to become a strategic, collaborative, corporate thinker.

About

Designed for working professionals, the University of New Haven Flexible MBA provides students with the convenience of studying on a part-time or full-time basis with courses offered on the evenings, on weekends, and online. The program is offered at our world-class Graduate Center in Orange, CT, a former corporate headquarters now home to our MBA, Management of Sports Industries, and Taxation programs.

With eight different program concentrations, the University of New Havens Flexible Evening MBA combines foundational business coursework with advanced specialized study to allow you to prepare appropriately for your individual career aspirations.

No matter where you are in your business career, earning an M.B.A. can position you to follow your passion, make the transition to a completely different industry, start a company of your own, or simply broaden your strategic thinking.

Programme Structure

Business Intelligence

The concentration in business intelligence is designed to provide students with the practical skills and theoretical knowledge to deploy data-driven, evidence-based thinking in the service of strategic and tactical business decisions. The concentration consists of four courses.

Business Policy and Strategic Leadership

The concentration in business policy and strategic leadership prepares managers to deal with the increasing emphasis given by companies to the development and implementation of innovative global business strategies. The program focuses on strategic concepts and processes and relates them to general management and functional supervision. A grounding in formulation of business policy and strategy for both internal growth and growth by mergers and acquisitions is provided.

Finance (with optional CFA Exam Track)

The goal of the finance concentration is to provide students with advanced study in financial services and corporate finance. The concentration emphasizes the understanding and application of concepts from finance that will be useful in future career growth. Five courses (15 credits) are required.

Human Resource Management

The human resource management concentration provides an overview of the various sub functions of human resources including training, labor relations, and compensation. Courses cover employment law, benefits administration, finance for human resource managers, and special topics that provide practical and experiential learning. Four courses are required.

International Business

The concentration in international business responds to the needs of business, academic, and governmental institutions in keeping pace - in a more focused manner - with rapid changes and the impact of globalization on management practice. It offers graduates the more specialized skills and experiences they need to enable them to succeed as leaders in the global marketplace. Four courses (12 credits) are required.

Marketing

The marketing concentration is designed to equip students with the skills necessary to effectively market products and services in a growing global marketplace. Courses cover topics international marketing, market research, buyer behavior, product management, and more.

Sport Management

As sports have grown as an industry, the need for sports managers with specialized business skills and training has increased. This concentration is for students who would like to pursue careers in the sports industry as well as for those who already work in the industry who are seeking career advancement. The focus of the program is on business applications in the key areas of facility management, sports finance, and collegiate athletic administration. Four courses (12 credits) are required.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Classes are offered in three trimesters in the Fall, Spring, and Summer, with an abbreviated summer session.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Evening, Weekend, Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended, Online
    • Time flexibility
      Self-paced, Semi-structured, Fully structured
Check if you match the admission requirements

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Take IELTS test
  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Admission to the graduate business programs at the University of New Haven is competitive. Candidates are evaluated carefully on previous academic and professional success as well as on their potential for leadership in business, nonprofit and other careers.

All candidates for admission to graduate programs are required to hold a four-year baccalaureate degree (or the equivalent) from a regionally accredited institution. International students must hold a degree that is acceptable as an alternative to a four year bachelor's degree program in the United States. An undergraduate degree in business is not a requirement; qualified students from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Candidates without work experience, such as recent graduates, will be considered based on academic qualifications.

Admission decisions for all programs are based on a "portfolio" approach that includes review of the combination of a student's undergraduate and/or graduate academic performance, professional and/or business experience, standardized test scores and two letters of recommendation. All applicants are required to submit GMAT (or GRE) scores as part of their application.* Applicants may submit an optional essay to provide additional information to the admissions committee or to explain any unusual circumstances.

Required materials for admission are as follows:

  • Completed application with application fee
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official GMAT or GRE scores*
  • Résumé

*Applicants with a professional license in the U.S. plus a minimum of two years of continuous post-collegiate professional, administrative or business experience may apply for a waiver of this requirement. Acceptable licensures include Certified Public Accountant, Attorney, Medical Doctor or similar credential. Applicants for M.S. Taxation may apply for a waiver with at least five years of relevant professional experience as judged by the director of the Taxation program.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    22248 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22248 USD per module and a duration of  .
  • National Applies to you

    824 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 824 USD per module and a duration of  .

Living costs for New Haven

1,380 - 2,110 USD/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

There are 3 types of loan programs for Graduate students:

  • Federal Direct Student Loan - A federal loan where the student is the borrower. Students must be enrolled at least half-time (5 credits each trimester) to be considered for the Federal Student Loan.
  • Federal Direct Graduate Plus Loan - A credit based federal loan where the student is the borrower. Students may borrow up to theCost of Attendanceminus any financial aid the student is receiving. A credit-worthy endorser (co-signer) may be required by the lender. Students must first have their eligibility determined for the Federal Direct Student Loan before borrowing the Graduate PLUS loan.
  • Private Alternative Loans - These are private credit based loans where the student is the borrower and may require a credit worthy co-signer. Students should maximize their federal loan eligibility before applying for a private loan.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.