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- Management Communication in US MBA Programs: The State of the Art. Knight, Melinda // Business Communication Quarterly;Dec99, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p9
A study of 32 top-ranked MBA programs suggests that management communication is an important part of professional graduate management education. Eighteen of the schools have required core courses in communication, and two other schools follow an integrated model and also offer electives; another...
- School of Business Administration trains for leadership. Little, Charles // Fort Worth Business Press;10/1/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 40, Special section p5
This article offers information on the Master in Management degree that was created by the Texas Wesleyan University School of Business Administration and Professional Programs. The degree is designed to provide students with an advanced education in management and leadership. The development of...
- CMRC starts to show its paces. Barry, Tony // Credit Management;Jan1999, p22
Highlights the degree in credit management that will be launched in Great Britain by the Credit Management Research Centre in partnership with Leeds University's International Institute of Banking and Financial Services. Comparison with a master of business administration (MBA) degree; Appeal...
- Programs for life-long learning. // New Mexico Business Journal;Mar99, Vol. 23 Issue 2, pA08
Provides information on degree programs offered by the Anderson business schools in New Mexico. Bachelor of Business Administration undergraduate degree; Master of Accountancy degree; Master of Business Administration degrees; Certificate programs.
- Evidence on the Validity of Management Education. Luthans, Fred; Walker, James W.; Hodgetts, Richard M. // Academy of Management Journal;Dec1969, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p451
The authors feel that more attention should be given to the empirical validation of management education. In order to determine what effect a college degree and the academic major have on promotability, 3,202 marketing personnel of a major petroleum corporation were analyzed.
- IMPRESSIONS OF AN M.B.A. PROGRAM: ITS VALUE TO A PRACTITIONER. Greenhalgh, Leonard // Academy of Management Proceedings (00650668);1973, p193
The article reports the author's opinion of the master of business administration (MBA) program in management. The author, the recipient of a master of business administration, suggests that the program is flawed in that it doesn't teach graduate students how to manage people. It is further...
- Degree of Expectation. LUCUS-MCEWEN, VALERIE // Emergency Management;Nov2010, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p38
The article discusses emergency managers and students' expectations on emergency management degrees in the U.S. The number of emergency management higher education programs in the country is reportedly growing, with more than 100 colleges and universities planning to implement their own programs...
- The student of tomorrow. Morgan, Ginger // Indiana Business Magazine;Feb96, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p16
Reports that many colleges in Indiana are offering after-hours academic degree programs in management. Features of the programs; Programs as aimed to help students earn a degree while keeping their jobs; Expansion of the program to different sites in the state; Success of the program.
- OF UNEDUCATED SUCCESSFUL BUSINESSPEOPLE, OF POORLY TRAINED UNIVERSITY PROFESSORS... Bergler, Michel J.; Rosenblatt, Jerry A. // AMA Winter Educators' Conference Proceedings;1986, p62
Examines the state of education in doctoral programs in business administration in North America in 1985. Lack of emphasis on the teaching component of the PhD programs; Experiences of directors of PhD programs; Reactions and comments on the status of training university professors.