Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Albertus
Advancing to the next level of your career often means earning a master’s degree. The Master of Business Administration program in the Tagliatela School of Business and Leadership at Albertus Magnus College is designed to enable you to do just that. It is structured for working professionals looking to build on a strong conceptual foundation with an emphasis on the skills that create value and maximize competitiveness in this global economy. A business administration master’s degree is highly sought after and at Albertus, students are provided the opportunity to profit from practical work-related experiences, collaborative learning, and student interaction. Students select from the following specializations: Accounting, General Management, Health Care Management, Human Resource Management, Leadership, or Project Management.
What Makes Master of Business Administration at Albertus Different?
- Hands-on, experiential learning
- Interdisciplinary perspectives
- Emphasis on collaborative work
- Personally invested professors
- Small class sizes
- Innovative, well-rounded programs
- Resources and opportunities for research
- Lively extracurricular activities
- Campus-wide events
- Service and community engagement
- Active career counseling
- Opportunity-building networks
- Access to internships and professional experiences
The Albertus Master of Business Administration Degree Program
As the job sector continues to grow, so will management opportunities. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that the master in business administration average salary is $97,000. After graduates with a business administration degree work in their fields for a few years, they can move up into higher paying management positions.
Create Your Flexible Master of Business Administration Schedule
Offered in an accelerated format, most students can complete their Master of Business Administration degree in a year and a half while only having to take two classes at a time.
Students choose between the following:
- Take 1 to 2 classes every 8 weeks
- Work from the comfort of your own home
- Have the ability to work on assignments on your own time, at your own pace
- Take 1 to 2 classes every 8 weeks
- Classes are a combination of in-class session and online assignments
- Attend class on campus one night per week, while all other assignments are done from the comfort of home
- Benefit from in-class discussions while completing projects and assignments from home
- Choose to take classes in either a blended or online format
- Select the format that works best for you every time you register for a new course
- Learn more about the FLEX format
The Albertus Master of Business Administration Faculty
William A. Aniskovich, J.D.
Dean of the Tagliatela School of Business and Leadership
Co-Director of MBA Program
Alan DelFavero, D.B.A.
Director of Undergraduate and Graduate Accounting Programs
Howard C. Fero, Ph.D.
Professor of Management and Leadership
Director of Graduate Leadership Programs
David Garaventa, Ed.D.
Associate Professor & Director of Computer Information Systems and Cyber Security Programs
Master of Business Administration Affiliate Faculty
Where Will Your Master of Business Administration Degree take You?
Possible career paths with a Master of Business Administration include:
The Business Experience at Albertus Magnus College
The Tagliatela School of Business and Leadership seeks to be a respected educational leader within the regional business community. We will provide high-impact academic programs and experiences aligned with in-demand fields. Our programs will challenge students to develop practical skills and personal values that empower them to succeed in a wide range of business professions.
The mission of the Tagliatela School of Business and Leadership is to provide a superior business education in innovative, accessible and technologically advanced formats to students from diverse academic and socioeconomic backgrounds striving to be ethical, entrepreneurial and successful in a dynamic economy through quality teaching, service and engagement with the business community.
Our Core Values
- Student-centered learning
- Mutual Respect
- Competency-based educational focus
- Technological Innovation
- Business Community Engagement/Partnership
Master of Business Administration Courses
The Master of Business Administration at Albertus Magnus College is accredited by the State of Connecticut Board of Higher Education and the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education.
Upon completing the Master of Business Administration, students will:
- Demonstrate skills in quantitative analysis, decision-making, teamwork, leadership, scientific method, information literacy, statistical analysis and problem solving;
- Demonstrate knowledge of accounting, business law, marketing, organizational behavior, economics, financial management, business ethics, information systems, human resources, management principles, international/global business, quantitative management and entrepreneurship;
- Demonstrate critical and strategic thinking skills through evaluating research methods, conducting research, and analyzing and interpreting research results;
- Demonstrate the ability to present ideas logically and persuasively, and demonstrate the capacity for informed moral decision-making in the business environment.
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Master of Business Administration Admission Requirements
To be admitted to the Master of Business Administration program, applicants must submit the following:
- A completed application and a $50 non-refundable application fee
- Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 2.8 on a 4.0 system*
- Official transcripts reflecting conferral of prior degree (a minimum of a bachelor’s degree for master’s programs). All transcripts are to be submitted from the original institutions.
- Two letters of recommendation from former professors or professional associates
- For non-native English speakers, minimum TOEFL score of 550 paper-based, 80 internet-based, or 213 computer-based
- Proof of immunization in accordance with Connecticut State requirements
- For online degrees, a valid Driver’s License or DMV Photo ID
- For applicants who intend to use Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Educational Benefits
- Military, university and college transcripts
- Certification of Eligibility letter or, for reservists, Notice of Basic Eligibility
- Veteran’s Intent to Register form
- A written essay of 500–600 words, double spaced, detailing the applicant’s professional interests, reasons for applying to the program, and educational expectations.
*Students who do not meet the above G.P.A. requirement may be admitted on a provisional basis. Provisionally admitted students may be required to complete prerequisite courses or to earn a 3.0 cumulative grade point average in 12 credits before being fully admitted to the program.
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The Albertus Master of Business Administration Degree Mission Statement
The Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) prepares business leaders with highly developed analytical and communication skills, a mastery of vital tools and concepts used in the business environment, and a preparation for ethical leadership in their chosen fields. Offered through the Accelerated Degree Program, the M.B.A. is designed for working professionals who seek to advance their education while pursuing their career. Classes are held in the evenings or online, and students may attend on a full-time or part-time basis. The M.B.A. requires a total of 48 credit hours, which may include advanced specializations in Accounting, Human Resources, Leadership, Management, or Project Management.