Key West University

Introduction

About

In today’s fast-paced global business environment, engaging in life-long learning is crucial to ensuring that your skills remain relevant to employers.

Online learning technology and mobile devices have made pursuing a degree more affordable, and more flexible from a time management perspective, than ever before.

Key West University’s small average class size (15 students) and Personal Learning Advisors ensure that every student gets the individualized support they need to complete their studies.

KWU faculty and staff members believe that the academic and career success of our students is our top priority.

Kathleen Zabelina, Campus Director

History

Key West University (KWU) is a 100% online university.

The university was founded by a group of international business and education professionals with over 40 years of combined experience.

Their ties with the global business community give them a strong understanding of the skills students need to build successful careers in both business and law.

Mission

The mission of Key West University (KWU) is to establish an international community of academic faculty and industry professionals who think innovatively and collaborate to equip students with the skills and competencies that employers value in today’s fast-paced global business environment.

Vision and Purpose

  • Quality
    KWU is committed to providing a relevant global educational experience.
  • Affordability
    KWU educational offerings are priced to meet the financial needs of a broad range of students.
  • Integrity
    Students and faculty will strive to uphold high ethical standards throughout their KWU experience, which will be carried forth into the world of work.
  • Career-Orientated Education
    Our curriculums aim to equip students with practical skills valued by employers in today’s fast-paced global business environment.
  • Individualized Support
    Every student will have a Personal Learning Advisor who motivates them to complete their educational journey.
  • Local and Global Expertise
    Approximately seventy percent (70%) of program instructors are U.S.-based, while thirty percent (30%) are international faculty members. The diverse range of skills, academic and professional experience of KWU faculty support the mission of our university. Faculty and staff work closely together to equip students with the competencies and knowledge required by employers to be successful in the global workforce.
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Programs

This school also offers:

BSc

Bachelor of Science in Business Management

Online November 2018 USA Jacksonville

The Bachelor of Science in Business Management degree provides students with practical skills and knowledge required to successfully build careers in a variety of business environments. [+]

Program Objectives

The Bachelor of Science in Business Management degree provides students with practical skills and knowledge required to successfully build careers in a variety of business environments.

The global focus of the curriculum provides graduates of the program with a strong understanding of cross-cultural business communication practices, in addition to general managerial skills and competencies.

Program Overview

Throughout the Bachelor of Science in Business Management degree program, students explore managerial concepts and practices necessary to effectively perform the four key functions of management (planning, organizing, leading, and controlling).

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Bachelor of Science in Economics

Online November 2018 USA Jacksonville

The Bachelor of Science in Economics degree program is designed to prepare students for careers in business, government or public policy. The program also provides students with the foundation required to pursue graduate studies in the field of Economics. [+]

Program Objectives

The Bachelor of Science in Economics degree program is designed to prepare students for careers in business, government or public policy. The program also provides students with the foundation required to pursue graduate studies in the field of Economics.

Program Overview

Throughout the Bachelor of Science in Economics degree program, students will develop an understanding of how people, institutions, and nations create and manage scarce resources, make choices by comparing costs and benefits, and act purposefully on those choices. Students in this program will have an opportunity to apply economics and econometrics to the analysis of topical issues and policy options.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies

Online November 2018 USA Jacksonville

The Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies degree program prepares students for entry-level positions in the fields of law, government, civil service, public advocacy and business compliance. The program also provides students with the foundation required to pursue graduate studies in Law. [+]

Program Objectives

The Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies degree program prepares students for entry-level positions in the fields of law, government, civil service, public advocacy, and business compliance. The program also provides students with the foundation required to pursue graduate studies in Law.

Program Overview

Throughout the Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies degree program, students explore and understand how various government models, business practices, economic forces, societal beliefs, and values determine the process of how laws are initiated, accepted, and applied.

Students will gain practical knowledge related to the ethical and constitutional foundations of law while they develop strong organizational, research, and writing skills.... [-]


MBA

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Online November 2018 USA Jacksonville

The KWU MBA degree program provides early to mid-career professionals with the practical skills and competencies needed to accelerate their careers in business. [+]

Program Objectives

The KWU MBA degree program provides early to mid-career professionals with the practical skills and competencies needed to accelerate their careers in business.

Core courses enable students to develop a global, holistic understanding of how business disciplines are integrated at a strategic level. Program concentrations in Data Analytics, HR Management, and Logistics & Supply Chain Management enable students to acquire skills and expertise in areas that are increasingly important to business success. Program Concentrations Human Resources Management

Human Resources profession is undergoing rapid change.

As more organizations view their employees as key assets, there is a growing demand for HR to operate at a strategic level.... [-]


MBA - Concentration in Data Analytics

Online November 2018 USA Jacksonville

The KWU MBA degree program provides early to mid-career professionals with the practical skills and competencies needed to accelerate their careers in business. [+]

Program Objectives

The KWU MBA degree program provides early to mid-career professionals with the practical skills and competencies needed to accelerate their careers in business.

Core courses enable students to develop a global, holistic understanding of how business disciplines are integrated at a strategic level. Program concentrations in Data Analytics, HR Management, and Logistics & Supply Chain Management enable students to acquire skills and expertise in areas that are increasingly important to business success. Program Concentration Data Analytics

According to a report published by Burning Glass Technologies, demand for professionals in this field is projected to grow by 15% over the next five years in the U.S., which translates to nearly 364,000 new job postings expected nationally by 2020.... [-]


MBA - Concentration in Human Resources Management

Online November 2018 USA Jacksonville

The KWU MBA degree program provides early to mid-career professionals with the practical skills and competencies needed to accelerate their careers in business. [+]

Program Objectives

The KWU MBA degree program provides early to mid-career professionals with the practical skills and competencies needed to accelerate their careers in business.

Core courses enable students to develop a global, holistic understanding of how business disciplines are integrated at a strategic level. Program concentrations in Data Analytics, HR Management, and Logistics & Supply Chain Management enable students to acquire skills and expertise in areas that are increasingly important to business success. Program Concentration Human Resources Management

Human Resources profession is undergoing rapid change.

As more organizations view their employees as key assets, there is a growing demand for HR to operate at a strategic level.... [-]


MBA - Concentration in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Online November 2018 USA Jacksonville

The KWU MBA degree program provides early to mid-career professionals with the practical skills and competencies needed to accelerate their careers in business. [+]

Program Objectives

The KWU MBA degree program provides early to mid-career professionals with the practical skills and competencies needed to accelerate their careers in business.

Core courses enable students to develop a global, holistic understanding of how business disciplines are integrated at a strategic level. Program concentrations in Data Analytics, HR Management, and Logistics & Supply Chain Management enable students to acquire skills and expertise in areas that are increasingly important to business success. Program Concentration Logistics and Supply Chain Management

As executives continue to realize the positive impact that an efficient supply chain can have on a company’s bottom line, demand is increasing for mid-to-senior level professionals.... [-]


PhD

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Online November 2018 USA Jacksonville

Students who successfully complete the KWU DBA degree program will be equipped to work in senior level managerial roles in a global business environment. [+]

Program Objectives

Students who successfully complete the KWU DBA degree program will be equipped to work in senior level managerial roles in a global business environment.

KWU DBA graduates may choose to pursue career paths in management consulting, become entrepreneurs, or apply their new knowledge and expertise to benefit the companies and organizations where they currently work. Program concentrations are available in Entrepreneurship and International Management. Successful completion of the KWU DBA program also provides graduates with the credentials required to apply for many teaching, research and administrative positions available in the field of higher education. Program Concentrations Entrepreneurship ... [-]

Contact

Key West University

Website https://keywestuni.org
Phone 1-888-598-0904