The University of the Sunshine Coast MBA program covers the latest trends and influences in business and builds on your skills in critical thinking and analysis. The MBA is an opportunity to increase and deepen your range of management skills.
Students will learn in a team environment where each participant share real life management challenges and how one can apply problem solving skills.
Students need to complete eight courses in the fundamentals of accounting, economics, corporate finance, strategic management and marketing. Then they have to choose four courses in topics including corporate finance, entrepreneurship, global business management, informatics, research and many others.
Australian Financial Review MBA rankings
In the 2015 survey of Australian MBA programs conducted by the Australian Financial Review, USC’s MBA program was ranked number 8 in Australia.
In the rankings by graduates it was ranked as number 1 in Australia in the categories ‘Improvement in Skills’ and ‘Value for Money’.
To be considered for admission candidates would normally be required to:
- possess an undergraduate degree from a recognised higher education institution or equivalent *
- have at least two years relevant full-time equivalent work or other relevant experience; and
- candidates whose first language is other than English must demonstrate an appropriate level of English proficiency. Refer to the English language requirements
* Applicants who do not possess an undergraduate degree but have at least 3 years’ relevant full-time equivalent work or other relevant experience may be admitted to the qualifying Graduate Certificate in Business Administration.
Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration will qualify the candidate for entry into the MBA for completion of the remaining courses.
You qualify for high level management roles, such as, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, General Manager, Senior Project Manager or Account Executive.
Intakes – when to apply
There will be three intakes a year: Semester 1, Semester 2 and Trimester 3.
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Such a wonderful university with already so much to offer despite how young it is. You’ll meet so many people and get all the assistance needed to truly excel in your degree.