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This will only take a moment.
Our program’s online learning platform is designed to deliver the assets you’ll need to meet and exceed employer expectations: the right credentials and applicable experience. Created with the needs of working professionals in mind, our program utilizes one of the greatest benefits of online learning- the flexibility to complete dynamic experiential coursework at anytime, from anywhere, all without sacrificing your current career progress. With a strong and strategic focus on responsible business, CSUMB intends to educate business-ready graduates who go on to join top companies or start their own, instilled with these values:
The College of Business at CSUMB integrates experiential learning into nearly every facet of online learning platform of the Online MBA program by encouraging students to put business principles into action by practicing with simulations and tackling realistic, modern scenarios. Some projects include:
Hear from CSUMB’s 2018 Outstanding MBA Graduate Patrick Recinto about the unique benefits of the online program.
“I liked how the classes were broken up into cohorts, which allowed us to collaborate and learn from each other throughout the entirety of the program,” he said, adding that “the cohort size was just the right size for strong yet sufficient discussion.”
From enrollment to graduation, students will be fully immersed in our innovative and engaging online learning platform, thus equipping them with tools to measure their progress and track their achievements. Throughout the program, you’ll have the chance to grow your professional network in a collaborative learning environment with a tightly knit cohort of diverse peers. With classmates from multiple occupational backgrounds helping to expand your knowledge and challenge your understanding of how business functions across different industries, you’ll build the confidence to make strong business decisions as you form your own career path.
We strive to shape competitive and responsible business leaders of the future by encouraging students to put business principles into action by practicing with simulations and tackling realistic, modern scenarios.
A crucial part of shaping future leaders is supporting them in their journey. This includes the availability of free online tutoring in English as well as Bilingual Support/English as a Second Language (ESOL) for all Online MBA students via NetTutor. As part of this service, online math tutoring is available, and writing assignments can be submitted, 24 hours a day, every day of the week. All writing submissions to NetTutor will maintain a 48-hour turnaround time.
We also offer online tutoring for business specific courses in English and ESOL/Bilingual support. We strongly recommend that students utilize the free tutoring available for the Responsible Business Communication course as well as the quantitative courses in the program.
For more details about our online tutoring options, connect with an Admissions Advisor.
Nervous about starting MBA level work? We now offer a self-paced, online program with our publisher, Pearson, that will help ensure all students have MBA-ready math and writing skills. The program is called MyFoundationsLab and it has six separate areas:
Reading and Writing Skills
Grammar Skills for Non-Native English Speakers
Each area has an assessment to determine whether or not the required skill level is being met. Then, the program will automatically create tutorials for those areas that need improvement. With MyFoundationsLab, all students can assess and build their math, writing, and English skills on their own schedule and at no cost prior to beginning the program, enabling them to hit the ground running confidently.
For more details about our MyFoundations Lab assessment and tutorials, connect with an Admissions Advisor.
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