Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan

Introduction

The Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan is a premier educational institution within one of the finest research universities worldwide. Our mission is to develop leaders in thought and action, who are ready to tackle the challenging, multidisciplinary problems facing society. Leaders who can provide moral and civic leadership, and who leverage their influence for the benefit of society. At Michigan, our over-arching strength is our unique ability to bridge scholarly theory with business practice.

We believe true leadership begins with a holistic understanding of business. At our core is the pursuit of “intellectual capital with impact.” These are the ideas our faculty bring to the classroom and the tools our graduates use to shape the world.

We’re interested in students who want to partner with faculty to co-create a very customized, robust educational experience. Our strategy to develop students’ leadership capability – in addition to impact requisite business knowledge and skills – is to provide action-based learning opportunities rooted in real world issues.

With an MBA from Michigan's Ross School of Business, you’ll enter the marketplace as a leader with the confidence and wisdom to define and achieve your vision of success.


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Custom Programs

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Ann Arbor

The Centers of Excellence at Michigan's Ross School of Business are uniquely qualified to customize a solution to your specific needs. [+]

Co-Creating Custom SolutionsWhen your business requires a comprehensive, innovative executive development solution, you need a partner who can help you discover and clarify the challenges, identify the opportunities, and design and deliver customized, multi-disciplinary solutions that no single-discipline approach could ever match.

The Centers of Excellence at Michigan's Ross School of Business are uniquely qualified to customize a solution to your specific needs. Our multidisciplinary approach offers clients around the world a dynamic new option to achieve extraordinary results. Ranked among Business Week's top ten schools in the world for custom programs, Michigan offers access to the tremendous intellectual capital of a world-class university, with virtually unlimited potential for high-impact collaboration across disciplines.An ongoing commitment to your long-term successOur clients have found that executive education is an investment that can return many times its cost in added value to their organizations. Our programs go beyond the theoretical to deliver tangible, measurable results. We enter into each customized program relationship with a long-range view of your goals and opportunities and a long-term commitment to developing an executive education partnership with you.Whether you are growing your next-generation leadership team, integrating company divisions following a merger, launching new products, entering new markets, crafting a strategy or solving an operations challenge, we roll up our sleeves and work with you to build and implement practical, effective solutions.Custom Program AdvantagesBy partnering with Michigan for a custom solution, you'll enjoy these key advantages:- Long-term commitment--We commit fully to each client relationship to achieve continuing success and lasting results. - Team-based partnership--In the spirit of co-creation, we work with you before, during and after solution implementation to assure its enduring success. - Flexibility and adaptability--Our delivery commitment includes continuous program content modification and updating to meet your changing business conditions. - Full-faculty involvement--All programs are developed and delivered by world-class Ross School faculty. ... [-]


Management Development Certificate

Campus Full time 8 months September 2017 USA Ann Arbor

Our Certificate Programs also give managers an opportunity to have their continuing education initiatives formally recognized by their companies, and help them secure both the knowledge and the recognition necessary to advance in their careers. [+]

Why Pursue an Executive Education Certificate?Many managers and executives have degrees in areas other than business, and would like to formalize their management education as they attain positions with greater managerial responsibilities. For them, our Certificate Programs offer flexible yet systematic approaches to attaining usable knowledge in the cross-functional areas of management.

Our Certificate Programs also give managers an opportunity to have their continuing education initiatives formally recognized by their companies, and help them secure both the knowledge and the recognition necessary to advance in their careers.

From an organizational perspective, Certificate Programs offer top management a concrete method for benchmarking the professional development and progress of high-potential staff members.Lifelong Learning and Continuous Improvement... [-]


Master of Accounting - MAcc

Campus Full time 10 months September 2017 USA Ann Arbor

Michigan accounting faculty is highly regarded for their rigorous research activities, practical experience and most importantly, their excellent teaching. [+]

World-Class Academics: Cutting-Edge Knowledge Across the BoardThe new standard in MAcc education that Michigan has created starts with academic prowess across the board, and a combination of superb faculty and superb teaching that delivers unsurpassed knowledge--along with the technology, facilities, and ability to apply that knowledge highly effectively.

Michigan has a tradition of building deep expertise in every business function. In today's cross-functional business world, that tradition is paying off dramatically and matters more than ever. At Michigan, you can choose a specialty and know that you're going to learn about your chosen functional area from some of the finest minds in the field. You will not only develop advanced expertise through one of the largest arrays of elective courses available anywhere, but also integrate that knowledge with every other business functional area. ... [-]


The Management Certificate Program

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Ann Arbor

The UMBS commitment to educational excellence is reflected in our certificate programs, which have been designed to meet the needs of business practitioners around the world. [+]

The UMBS commitment to educational excellence is reflected in our certificate programs, which have been designed to meet the needs of business practitioners around the world.

Why Pursue an Executive Education Certificate?

Many managers and executives have degrees in areas other than business, and would like to formalize their management education as they attain positions with greater managerial responsibilities. For them, our Certificate Programs offer flexible yet systematic approaches to attaining usable knowledge in the cross-functional areas of management.

Our Certificate Programs also give managers an opportunity to have their continuing education initiatives formally recognized by their companies, and help them secure both the knowledge and the recognition necessary to advance in their careers.... [-]