Kaplan Knows Business
Kaplan has been getting people into business school for over 65 years. Through our renowned test prep programs, we’ve helped 3 million students and counting. If you’re looking for maximum return on your investment of time and money, Kaplan University’s online MBA degree program is the way to go. With reduced costs and a shorter time to attain your degree, for busy professionals our fast track MBA is a perfect fit. Alternatively, if you’re looking for the most comprehensive MBA curriculum available online, our focused MBA provides six specializations that allow you to customize your advanced degree.
Kaplan University employs instructors who have both the academic background and the business experience to teach real-world knowledge. Our course offerings are 21st century driven with various specializations and an eye toward globalization and future business trends. The Kaplan University MBA is a dynamic program that offers the right balance of theory and practice to prepare you for advancement in your business career.
Return on Your Investment
The average tuition cost for a two-year MBA degree at a traditional business school rose to more than $60,000 in 2004.1 A Kaplan University MBA costs just a fraction of that and is even significantly less expensive than most of our online competitors.
The latest trends continue to show that an MBA is the most valuable and valued degree you can get. According to the most recent Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) survey, 2004 was a record year for MBA grads – both in terms of job placement and starting salaries. GMAC reports an average salary offer of $84,318 upon graduation.
Fast Track MBA
If you’re working full-time, but want to earn your MBA as quickly as possible, our fast track program is an ideal option. It offers you the opportunity to pursue an advanced degree on your time and around your schedule. You can earn your MBA in about a year and a half as a part-time student, taking just one course at a time. Alternatively, if you can enroll as a full-time student, you can earn your MBA in just over a year. This core program focuses on essential business knowledge and critical skills like finance, management, marketing, and strategy. An MBA can greatly increase your income potential and marketability in today’s competitive job market. According to the GMAC survey, MBA degree holders saw an average postgraduation salary increase of 29 percent in 2004.
This comprehensive program combines the career-oriented focus of a traditional MBA with the rigorous academic curriculum of a more advanced program, giving you the specific knowledge and skills you need to excel in the modern business world. Our curriculum will help you master the specialized expertise necessary for an executive career by allowing you to focus on one of six specializations: finance; marketing; human resources management; information technology; entrepreneurship; and management, communication, and quality. The focused MBA can take between one and two years to complete, depending on if you are attending school full-time or part-time and if you have applicable transfer credits.
Who shoulod apply?
This degree is for students who have already earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally or nationally accredited college and want to earn an advanced degree to further their business career.