M.B.A. with a major in Marketing

General

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Program Description

In a crowded global market, it’s more important than ever for companies to continue finding new ways to connect with consumers. You’re ready to help lead the effort – the NSU Edge prepares you to dominate the competition.

The survival of virtually every enterprise – profit and nonprofit alike – depends upon effective marketing. Build a solid understanding of this discipline and you’ll go places, regardless of your chosen specialty or industry.

The M.B.A. with a major in Marketing provides you with a foundation in advanced business administration while focusing on the marketing skills you need to help virtually any enterprise – profit and nonprofit alike – grow a loyal consumer base. You’ll learn from Fortune 500 business executives and other industry leaders, who can provide insights and leadership while you do hands-on work on real-world projects.

You’ll develop skills for planning, directing, and coordinating marketing programs, as well as cover pricing strategies and profit maximization. Your skills in generating demand and providing multichannel experiences will position you for success, no matter what the industry. It’s all part of the NSU Edge.

  • M.B.A. core courses offered weeknights or during the day on the main campus and online. Marketing courses offered weeknights on the main campus and online.
  • The program begins five times annually with starts in August, October, January, March, and May.

Earning Potential

Marketing Benefits Manager
$128,750
Average Salary Per Year
Sales Manager
$113,860
Average Salary Per Year
Advertising and Promotions Manager
$95,890
Average Salary Per Year

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

entrepreneur, startup, start-up

Admission Requirements

  • Completed Master's Application for Admission and non-refundable $50 application fee.
  • A conferred bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or an equivalent degree for international applicants.
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities previously attended. The applicant's bachelor's degree transcript must show a degree conferral date in order to be evaluated for admission consideration. If the graduate degree has been earned, the transcript must show degree conferral date in order to be evaluated for admission consideration. Electronic transcripts can be sent to electronictranscript@nova.edu or by mail at:
    Nova Southeastern University
    Enrollment Processing Services (EPS)
    Attn: H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship
    3301 College Avenue
    PO Box 299000
    Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida 33329-9905
  • Other admission documentation may be required

Foreign Educated Applicants

  • For those applicants who completed their degree outside of the United States, they must have their foreign transcript evaluated by a NACES accredited organization. A list of these organizations can be found at www.naces.org
  • The independent academic evaluation must list the degree equivalency and include a GPA (grade point average) calculation as well as a course-by-course credit evaluation.
  • The academic evaluation must be completed for all undergraduate work and be performed based on original and official documents.

English Language Proficiency Requirement

All applicants who received their bachelor's and any graduate degrees from a college or university where English is not the primary language of instruction are required to take an English language test. Test scores cannot be more than two years old.

  • Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) minimum scores required.
  • Internet based (iBT) = 79, Computerized score = 213, Paper score = 550.
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) minimum score required = 6.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) minimum sore required = 54.
  • TALK International, School of Languages: Completion of level 9 test with a score of 85% or higher.
  • Duolingo Test of English: 105 or higher
  • Completion of ENC 1101 and ENC 1102 with a grade of 'C' or higher from a regionally accredited institution.
  • If bachelor's or master's degree coursework was fully completed in English outside the USA within the last two years, a letter from the institution on official letterhead will be required to waive the English Language requirement. The letter must state that all coursework was taught in English.
  • Completion and passing of ELS Level 112 Intensive Program English for Academic Purposes

*An interview may also be required to determine the current level of English proficiency, even if the required scores and guidelines have been fulfilled.

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One of the premier business schools in Florida, the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship at NSU reaches students globally with online and on-site, internationally recognized bach ... Read More

One of the premier business schools in Florida, the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship at NSU reaches students globally with online and on-site, internationally recognized bachelor's and master's degree programs. The H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship is a worldwide provider of academic, professional, and practical education for individuals in business, academia, government, and nonprofit organizations. With a recognized reputation for quality, the Huizenga College of Business & Entrepreneurship's corporate relationships and modern technology provide superior real-world learning experiences for students. Read less
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