MBA

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    Key Information

    • Study Level:

      Master

    • Duration:

      2 Years

    • Study Mode:

      Full Time

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    Course Summary

    Brock University’s Goodman School of Business is internationally recognised as a top notch research and teaching institution, and has provided top level personnel to businesses and other organisations all around the world.

    An MBA from Goodman will ensure that you gain not just real world business experience and a firm grasp of the academic side of management, it will give you the confidence you need to make a real difference in the world, and secure a profitable career at the same time.

    This is a highly diverse program, and you’ll become a part of a small cohort of students from all around the world. The diversity of backgrounds, professions and even ages of your cohort will help you learn to manage in the modern, increasingly globalised economy. You’ll experience Goodman’s practical, diverse and integrative approach to management, and learn both the general business skills and the leadership techniques you’ll need to thrive in a competitive environment.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    Course Outline

    This degree program is typically delivered over 1 to 2 years of full or part time study.

    What you study will depend on your specialisation. In total you’ll take 20 course modules. 14 of these are considered ‘core’ to the MBA program. The remaining 6 will belong to your chosen specialty.

    Core Modules Include:

    • Accounting for Decision Making 1
    • Accounting for Decision Making II
    • Applied Business Research
    • Business Ethics
    • Business Law OR Entrepreneurship
    • Business Strategy
    • Economic Environment of Business
    • Financial Management
    • Global Business
    • Management Information Systems
    • Marketing Management
    • Operations Management
    • Organizational Behaviour
    • Quantitative Analysis

    Focus Areas Include:

    • Accounting (CPA Accredited Pathway)
    • Business Analytics
    • Finance
    • Human Resource Management
    • Marketing
    • Operations Management

    In addition, if you wish to pursue a specialty in a different area, you can officially pursue a ‘General MBA’ whilst choosing elective modules which will help you in your chosen area of expertise. These can include independent study electives with professors who are experienced in your field.

    Learning And Teaching

    Brock University’ Goodman School of Business relies on traditional teaching methods as well as hands on training and advanced leadership techniques. You will also be able to take advantage of Goodman’s extensive project based work. In addition to co-operative education or work placement options, these are chances for you to work for real world clients as a consultant. Just like in practice, your success will depend on the quality of your deliverables, and client satisfaction.

    Career Possibilities

    Goodman graduates have a tremendous employment rate, and have landed some of the most desirable fast-track roles in many industries across Canada and the world. Recent graduates have gone to work for organisations like BMO Private Banking, CIBC, Coca-Cola, Loblaw Companies Limited, Maple Leaf Foods, Meridian Credit Union, National Bank, Pepsi Bottling Group, RBC, Scotiabank and TD Bank Financial Group. No matter which path you’ve followed you’ll have picked up a wide range of transferrable skills that can apply to any industry.

    Entry & Credit

    Successful completion will result in an MBA degree.

    Applicants to Brock’s MBA program should have a 4-year Bachelor’s Degree in any field, or the international equivalent.

    All classes are taught in English, and international students will be required to show proficiency in English by scoring well on an approved test.

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