MBA Resources

Welcome to the Master of Business Administration Resource Center where you will find relevant articles, helpful tips and tools, and additional information to help you learn more about this field as you are exploring educational options.

Top 6 MBA Career Paths

All businesses need leaders, and MBA graduates with a concentration in marketing, finance, human resource management, healthcare, or leadership, play key roles in almost every industry and sector. Below are a few of the top fields with the highest demand for MBA grads.

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Top 8 Best Business Practices [Infographic]

Business management is about far more than managing operations and finances; great business management requires leadership that keeps teams motivated and eager to achieve success. Happy, motivated employees are more productive and help encourage others to be productive, too. Knowing what motivates teams, how to maintain motivation even in difficult times, and learning how to streamline operations so employees can work efficiently and effectively are all key to achieving and maintaining success.

Leaders agree:

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Marketing Teams Can Benefit from a Leader That Has Earned an MBA

MBA graduates can contribute to the success of an organization in a wide variety of ways. Their extensive training and keen insights into the current business landscape and market drivers enables them to contribute in a variety of specialized, but important roles.

It’s natural to think of MBA graduates working as business analysts, procurement leaders or overseeing teams of sales professionals. What some people may not realize is the same skills needed to manage traditional business functions can also prepare an MBA grad to overseeing an organization’s marketing department.

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An MBA Graduate’s Impact in the Nonprofit Sector

MBA graduates are an ideal fit for the non-profit sector's growing need for employees with diverse business skills and competencies. Not only can a professional with their MBA have a large business impact on the organization, but they can influence positive social change through their work.

[To learn more about USM's online MBA specializations and how they align with current business needs and trends, download your free guide >>.]

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One-Year MBA Benefits

Recent graduates and working professionals can discover new and exciting job opportunities through accelerated online graduate programs. A one-year MBA program offers a marketable advantage for those looking for career advancement in less time. Discover how an accelerated online graduate program may be right for you.

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