Eller College of Management, the University of Arizona

Introduction

Eller College of Management, one of the largest colleges at The University of Arizona with the university’s most sought-after degrees, continues to build on a tradition of excellence begun in 1913.

The Eller College of Management is home to top-ranked entrepreneurship, MIS, MBA, doctoral, and undergraduate programs — defined by integrated management and technology, innovative research, and social responsibility.

Accreditation

  • International Association for Management Education (AACSB) since 1948
  • Graduate program in public administration recognized by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration

Enrollment

  • 4,500 undergraduate students
  • 600 graduate students
  • UA total enrollment: 37,000

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Master

Master's in Finance

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 USA Tucson

The Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Finance (MMF) degree at The University of Arizona is a one-calendar-year program. [+]

The Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Finance (MMF) degree at The University of Arizona is a one-calendar-year program.

 

 

Immerse yourself in finance.

 

Offered by the Finance Department of the Eller College of Management, the program is an intensive, immersive educational experience providing a broad exposure to all areas of finance. Through your elective courses and master's project, completed under the direction of a Finance faculty member, you will also specialize in your area of interested within finance.

 

 

Position yourself for advancement.

 

The program provides a strong foundation in the principles and practices of finance. Through the curriculum, you will develop the advanced analytical and technical financial skills and tools needed for your career in finance and for informed financial decision-making. ... [-]


Master of Accounting

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Tucson

The Master of Accounting program is designed to prepare students for careers in professional accounting and consulting with advanced training in financial, managerial and/or tax accounting [+]

The Master of Accounting program is designed to prepare students for careers in professional accounting and consulting with advanced training in financial, managerial and/or tax accounting.

 

The program prepares students for careers in professional accounting and consulting including obtaining licensing as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

 

The Master of Accounting program offers: Curriculum to accommodate diverse student backgrounds and interests, including 4 tracks of study:

 

- General Accounting - Management Information Systems - Tax - Entrepreneurship - Faculty with outstanding scholarly achievements and professional experience ... [-]


Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Tucson

Combines curricular structure, physical facilities, and real-world fieldwork opportunities to foster the managerial skills needed to meet today's greater demands for accountability and effectiveness from public and nonprofit organizations [+]

The Modern Professional Administrator

 

The increasing complexity of social problems places ever more formidable demands on leadership in the public and nonprofit sectors. The managerial imperative of pursuing efficiency and effectiveness in an equitable, democratic way forms the primary challenge of the modern professional administrator.  

 

Blurring Boundaries

 

The traditional boundaries between public, private and nonprofit sectors are becoming increasingly indistinct; public policy and private enterprise have assumed promising but sometimes troublesome new relationships.

Despite this increased cooperation, public administration remains a separate entity requiring particular knowledge and skills: managers in the public and nonprofit sectors require managerial expertise equal to their private sector counterparts, but they must also fully understand the public policy and decision-making framework for proponents of the public interest.    ... [-]


MPA : Public Administration

Campus Full time USA

Designed to combine these two spheres of knowledge and skills in preparing men and women for challenging and rewarding careers in the changing public and nonprofit arenas. [+]

 

The increasing complexity of social problems places ever more formidable demands on leadership in the public and nonprofit sectors. The managerial imperative of pursuing efficiency and effectiveness in an equitable, democratic way forms the primary challenge of the modern professional administrator.  

The traditional boundaries between public, private and nonprofit sectors are becoming increasingly indistinct; public policy and private enterprise have assumed promising but sometimes troublesome new relationships.

Despite this increased cooperation, public administration remains a separate entity requiring particular knowledge and skills: managers in the public and nonprofit sectors require managerial expertise equal to their private sector counterparts, but they must also fully understand the public policy and decision-making framework for proponents of the public interest.    ... [-]


MSc

Master of Science in Management Information Systems

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 USA Tucson

The Master's degree in Management Information Systems (MIS) is designed to prepare students for challenging careers in the application of IT to solve various business problems [+]

The Master's degree in Management Information Systems (MIS) is designed to prepare students for challenging careers in the application of IT to solve various business problems. 

 

MIS professionals are the “communication bridges� between IT and the business community. They analyze, design, implement, and manage IT applications and strategies to help solve business problems. MIS students first learn business processes and then analyze how to improve the processes using IT.

 

MIS professionals secure positions in website design and development, consulting, security risk assessment, internet marketing, Sarbanes-Oxley audit control, business analysis, customer relationship management consulting, eCommerce, legal forensics, medical records automation, enterprise resource planning, and supply chain management. ... [-]