Business & Management

In our Business and Management programs, you’ll master the knowledge and skills needed to function effectively in the global world through interactions with experts and colleagues who bring personal experience and practical wisdom into the classroom.

Do I Need to Take the GMAT Before Applying to an MBA Program?

With your undergrad degree finished or nearing completion, now you’re thinking you may want to pursue a master’s in business administration (MBA). Of course, you need to do a little research first about your options. Start by learning about what is an MBA program and consider the reasons why this graduate degree may be the …

What Can You Do With a Master’s in Organizational Leadership?

Companies want their employees to be more productive and engaged, their teams more collaborative, their managers more effective, and their organizations more successful. Oftentimes, this means change; and to manage a company through a transformation takes a special kind of leader. Organizational leadership as a concept isn’t new, but it’s a growing area of interest …

On the Job With a Master in Organizational Leadership

Successfully juggling the demands of being a mother of four teenagers, a wife, and a full-time employee — all at the same time — is quite a feat. But when you add on yet another role: being a full-time student in an advanced degree program, you’ve reached a whole other level. And that’s exactly where …

On the Job With a Master of Human Resources Management Degree

Sonia Wilkinson completed her Master of Human Resources Management (HRM) degree from National University in 2018. With an undergraduate degree in general business and a career in real estate that halted when the market fell apart, she took advantage of the downtime to reinvent herself in a career with extensive people interaction. Wilkinson says, “I’m …

Getting a Master’s in Organizational Leadership Online

You’ve already decided you want to take your leadership skills to the next level. And, after looking at a variety of business-related graduate programs, you’ve determined organizational leadership to be the best fit for your goals; you like its focus on motivating teams and transforming corporate culture. Now it’s a matter of figuring out the …

What Master’s Business Programs Are Right For Me?

Today’s global economy and technologically advanced workplaces have broadened the scope of opportunities in almost every sector of business. As you look to advance in your professional career and research the various options available to you, you will find a variety of graduate programs and specializations. With such a range of choices, you may be …

What is an MBA in Supply Chain Management and Logistics?

Logistics means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. It could relate to the commercial transportation of goods, the movement, and accommodation of military equipment and troops, or simply the detailed organization and implementation of any business-related task. While these operations have the potential to be incredibly complex in their nature, …

Careers in Human Resource Management

Most new employees will pass through a company’s human resources (HR) office for applying, interviewing, and onboarding. For others, the HR department is the end goal. A career in human resource management can take you in many directions and into companies and organizations of all types and sizes. This article will lay the groundwork for …

Why Get an MBA?

The master’s in business administration (MBA) is a professional graduate degree and is considered by many to be the highest academic credential in the business field. It’s also a desirable qualification for managers and leaders in industries of all kinds: A 2018 poll from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) revealed that 78 percent of …