MBA

General

Program Description

An MBA (Master in Business Administration) is defined as the most advanced studies, from a professional and academic perspective, in business management and administration. The challenges of the business environment demand professionals capable of creating and directing companies of all kinds at a national and international level.

Given this, the Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Universidad Panamericana , pursues the training of professionals in the different key areas of the management and administration of a company, in its creation and development process, in the assumption of responsibilities and in the development of the main managerial skills.

Modality

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Description of the Race

The Master of Business Administration (MBA for its acronym in English) is defined as the most advanced studies, from a professional and academic perspective, in business management and administration. The challenges of the business environment demand professionals capable of creating and directing companies of all kinds at a national and international level. Given this, the Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Universidad Panamericana (Guatemala), pursues the training of professionals in the different key areas of the management and administration of a company, in its creation and development process, in the assumption of responsibilities and in the development of the main managerial competencies. To do this, the Master exposes a learning and specialization program in the best management practices and in the development of the necessary skills and attitudes that facilitate decision-making and business problem solving, which students as executives in the real world and in their day to day they can face and carry out all these steps and decision making based on and supported by business simulators from the technological partner CompanyGame®.

Professional Field

It is the perfect option for those who want to run a business or corporation and have excellent analytical skills, as they will have to learn to deal and do business with real and potential clients. All organizations include within their staff a business consultant; who is in charge of supporting the making of all decisions for the benefit of the company A professional, regardless of his career, but with an MBA he fits perfectly into that position and work profile since he is trained for it. Students who access and fully pass the Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Universidad Panamericana (Guatemala) in addition to having these skills and knowledge acquired, access a degree with validation endorsed by the CEPS. Professionals who have an MBA within their curriculum can become expert managers of different projects: from those related to information technology, to assignments in areas of Industrial Engineering, business administrators, human resources and financial managers; being these professional fields that can choose and deepen with this master's degree, as well as any manager with a profession who wishes to increase their high-level skills.

Professionals who have an MBA within their curriculum can become expert managers of different projects: from those related to information technology, to assignments in areas of Industrial Engineering, business managers, human resources and financial managers; being these professional fields that can choose and deepen with this expertise, as well as any manager with a profession that wants to increase their high-level skills.

Admission profile

  1. Professional graduated and graduated at the undergraduate level from any university career recognized by CEPS in Guatemala.
  2. Possess qualities and attitudes towards respect, appreciation and ethical commitment.
  3. Possess a positive mindset to be able to face and solve problems.
  4. Desire to improve decision-making ability after in-depth analysis.
  5. Have verifiable business experience of at least 4 years in middle or senior management positions in companies or enterprises.
  6. Comply with the registration requirements established at Universidad Panamericana.

Egress Profile

Graduates of the master's degree are expected to develop the following skills:

  • Evaluate the environment of the company to make relevant decisions.
  • Structure strategies for the management of business processes in various functional areas.
  • Manage any field or area of a company based on your skills and professional attitudes.
  • Proposes solutions to business problems or anticipates them, through timely analysis and situational diagnosis.
  • It stimulates the capacity for teamwork among its employees during the decision-making process.
  • Apply managerial and negotiation skills necessary to ensure success in your work life.
  • Assesses business opportunities in the environment, understanding market signals to use them to your advantage.

Study pensum

Bimester 1

  • Strategy Foundations
  • Market analysis

Bimester 2

  • Corporate culture
  • Management and Finance

Bimester 3

  • Purchasing and Supplier Management
  • Human Resources Department

Bimester 4

  • Total quality
  • Internationalization

Bimester 5

  • New Technologies and Globalization
  • Digital marketing strategies

Bimester 6

  • Management skills and negotiation
  • Strategic marketing

Bimester 7

  • E-commerce
  • Lean Manufacturing

Bimester 8

  • Innovation and creativity
  • Sales management

Bimester 9

  • Propedeutico Business Simulator
  • Business Simulator Egress Project

Egress System

Students will graduate by preparing a final degree project that will be developed in the simulators provided for this purpose. Students will have the support of a specialist and the classroom and classroom training of the two previous simulators and their final development with the GlobalMarket model described. This point is possible because this Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Universidad Panamericana (Guatemala) is professional in nature, which means that graduates have a completely applicative and cutting profile, in this case, managerial. Therefore, the traditional thesis and its preparation are accepted and replaced by the use of simulators arranged for this purpose, and the practical application within the virtual environment that is presented of everything learned and received at a theoretical level is evaluated. This will give the student a more enriching and profitable experience for his future by bringing him more directly to a business environment.

Administrative Discharge Processes

Students who have closed their pensum and approved their final report for what was developed in Business Simulator III Final Work (described above) in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a double degree between the Universidad Europea del Atlantico (Spain) and Universidad Panamericana (Guatemala), must develop the following steps of the administrative discharge process:

a) Be enrolled in the Universidad Panamericana as a regular student.

b) Request their cash solvency, stating that they have no debts with the University.

c) Request library solvency.

d) Request solvency in Academic Control.

e) With the respective solvencies, request the respective opinions from the secretariat of the faculty.

f) Present to the Secretary of the Vice-rectory the printed version of the result of their final work, including the opinions for a final review of the form on the main pages of the document that will be sent to print.

g) When the graduation work is printed, three printed copies and a digital version will be delivered to the central library and one will be kept on file in the dean.

h) The Dean will set the date and the graduation protocol.

Last updated Aug 2020

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