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MBA in Media Management

The Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Media Management program at Ashford University combines the traditional business courses of an MBA program with those specifically focused on media strategies and management. Learn more about this online MBA by reading on.

Official Program Name:

Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a Media Management specialization

School Offering Program:

Ashford University

Degree Level:

Master's

Forbes School of Business & Technology

Program Prerequisites:

Students interested in this program may have a background in business or administration and are looking to further their knowledge of media markets and managing media departments, either for another business or their own. Applicants to Ashford University graduate programs must have completed a bachelor's degree or postgraduate degree with a grade point average of 2.0 or higher from an accredited institution; some programs may have additional requirements.

Program Description:

In Ashford University's MBA program with a Media Management specialization, students may take core courses in traditional business topics, such as economics, financing and accounting, human resource management, management, and marketing. Courses in the media management specialization track give students the chance to understand how the important media markets and systems, how media departments are managed and innovated, and the strategies used to succeed. A capstone project completes this program.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length:

42 credits.

Financial Aid Available:

Ashford University offers students several payment options, including cash plans, employer tuition reimbursement, direct employer billing, and military tuition assistance. Qualifying students may be eligible for financial aid.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

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Required Courses for the Master of Business Administration with a Media Management Specialization:

Students in this program work through 33 courses of MBA courses. Three additional courses are included in the media management track and focus specifically on this subject. Course options and degree programs are subject to change. Before enrolling in any program, please contact Ashford University to confirm accurate information.

MBA Core Requirement Courses (33 credits)

  • Management Communications with Technology Tools
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Managerial Marketing
  • Legal Environment
  • Statistical Concepts for Research
  • Financial Accounting & Analysis
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Managerial Economics
  • Managerial Finance
  • Operations Management
  • MBA Capstone

Media Management Specialization (9 credits)

  • Media Markets and System
  • Media Management and Innovation
  • Media Strategies and Applications

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Career Paths:

Graduates of this MBA program may be prepared to pursue advanced careers in business or even start their own business. With specific knowledge in media management, graduates may be interested in pursuing roles specifically within these departments as supervisors and managers. Some of fields that graduates could find careers in include:

  • Management analysis
  • Small business management
  • General and operations management

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

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