As the only AACSB International accredited MBA program in the State of South Dakota, it is designed to meet the needs of modern businesses for broadly educated management personnel who possess a generalized point of view, flexibility to respond to a changing environment, and a high degree of analytical skills.
The Online MBA at USD is a part-time program that can be completed in as little as 24 months and offers the flexibility of an anytime, anywhere graduate education. The Online program includes the general MBA as well as the MBA with a Health Services Administration Specialization.
The purpose of the Online MBA program is to develop executive leadership for business, industry and government and to encourage those students who have an interest in teaching and an aptitude for an academic career to continue their work at the doctoral level.The program emphasizes decision maiking,problem solving,understanding the role of business in society and developing leadership ability and social responsibility.
The Online MBA program is designed to meet the needs of modern business by broadly educating students to become management personnel sho possess a generalized point of view, are adaptable to changing enviornments,and possess a high degree of analytical skill. The U extends this professional degree world-wide through online delivery.
Health Services Administration Specialization
The Online MBA specialization prepares students for careers in the challenging and dynamic field of health services administration. The mission is to improve the delivery of health services and the health of the population through the education of profrssional managers.The educational philosophy is to provide a balance among general(liberal),management and health services education.