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This program offers a broad-based education in business operations designed for
working professionals who wish to advance or enhance their working careers. The
MBA program emphasizes both core business principles and the latest concepts,
practices and skills needed in today's marketplace.
The program presents an overall management perspective. Certain
a detailed knowledge of management principles as they are related to the
individual functional areas such as marketing, operations, finance, and
accounting. Other courses provide knowledge of the quantitative and qualitative
tools of management and strengthen the students' understanding of the human,
social, organizational, governmental, and environmental problems associated
Requirements | General
Management Concentration | Advanced
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The MBA Program is organized into a curriculum of management courses designed
to provide the student with an overall framework of business knowledge.
They stress the basic principles, concepts, and practices associated with the
overall management of any business. The student must successfully complete courses
totaling a minimum of 48 semester units in the program and then complete an approved project.
The courses may all be taken through distance education. Please
see AGU's web site at www.agu.edu for course fees.
A newly accepted student at AGU must enroll in their first class within 90 days of acceptance.
A student is subject to dismissal from the University for Unsatisfactory Academic Progress if they do not meet this deadline.
General Management Concentration
The objectives of this program are to provide: (1) a structured knowledge of
management principles and practices; (2) an ability to use the basic functions
necessary for business operations; (3) a sensitivity to the evolving business
environment; (4) an understanding of the proper relationship of basic
principles in relationship to the changing techniques used to implement them;
(5) facility in critical analysis, and analytical, communication, quantitative
and synthesizing skills; and (6) an increase in the marketability of the
student's skills and experience in today's competitive marketplace.
This program is designed to produce superior senior level
managers, provide an overall perspective on business management, and increase
the marketability of the participant's skills and experience in today's
In addition to their core MBA degree, students can earn a
Master's Certificate in Management as they work toward the completion of their
MBA program. Attaining this resume-building Certificate can help students
continue to excel in their career while earning a degree and without adding
additional courses and tuition costs.