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Master of Business Administration - High Performance Organizations, MBA

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  • 30 months


The MBA program is designed to provide a well-rounded graduate education in business, helping you further develop your skills and understanding of finance, operations, information systems, marketing, economics, and accounting. You’ll complete your coursework through a combination of classroom, online, competency-based, and experiential components. Throughout the program, you’ll receive personalized mentoring from highly qualified faculty with expertise in technology, entrepreneurship, banking, marketing, business analytics, and more. The MBA is intentionally flexible and you can start the program in August, January, or May—whichever fits best into your life. When you graduate, you’ll not only be prepared to be successful as a leader at the senior level of an organization, but you’ll also have the ability to adapt to ever-changing social, technological, and economic conditions.

What You'll Learn
  • Hone your teamwork and leadership skills by working on collaborative, hands-on projects with your classmates.
  • Develop innovative business strategies that generate value for an organization and its stakeholders.
  • Evaluate the social, legal, economic, cultural, and political issues and trends that influence business on a global scale.
  • Sharpen your communication skills by exploring the most effective, credible, and persuasive ways to connect to a variety of audiences.
  • Explore creative solutions to complex problems and evaluate the results of your decisions to guide continuous improvement.
  • Examine the relationship between business and social responsibility, the nuanced differences of legal and ethical standards, and the impact an organization can have on society.
Plan of Study

The program consists of four sections: three learning modules and an elective block. The core coursework is designed to give you a solid foundation in a variety of business disciplines, including finance, organizational behavior, marketing, strategy, and ethics. Through electives, you can customize your plan of study to align with your specific career goals. At the end of the program, you’ll take an international trip with your classmates to study the global economy hands-on.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Managerial accounting 
  • Marketing management 
  • Executive financial decision-making 
  • Ethics and laws of corporate governance 
  • Managing processes 
  • Designing high-performance organizations

          Detailed Programme Facts

          • Programme intensity Full-time
            • Full-time duration 30 months
          • Credits
            39 alternative credits
          • Languages
            • English
          • Delivery mode
            On Campus

          English Language Requirements

          You only need to take one of these language tests:

          • Minimum required score:


            The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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          • Minimum required score:


            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.

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          Academic Requirements

          You need the following GPA score:

          Required score: 3

          Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

          Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

          •  Application: Online Application or Printable Application
          •    $50 application fee
          •    Personal Statement 
          •   Two letters of recommendation
          •    Personal resume detailing professional work experience to include relevant job titles, work experiences, responsibilities, and related activities
          •  Employer letter of support
          •  GMAT test score 
          •  Official college or university transcripts showing pr

          Tuition Fee

          • International Applies to you

            1400 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 1400 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
          • National Applies to you

            1400 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 1400 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

          Living costs for Salt Lake City

          • 1000 - 1730 USD/month
            Living Costs

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


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