Masters of Arts in Business

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A Master of Arts degree is a smart way to advance your education and acquire needed skills for today’s competitive work environment. You can specialize in a program that relates to the field that you work in or to your undergraduate degree. Most programs last approximately two years.

What is an MA in Advertising?  This is an advanced degree option for students that want to learn more about the exciting world of marketing and advertising. You will take classes that will help you learn how to communicate effectively with customers. You will also learn marketing techniques that will enable you to better persuade and sometimes convince consumers to purchase products. This degree is recommended for students who are creative and business oriented. In addition, there are different types of programs to help students gain further specialized education. They can study international advertising, creative advertising, online advertising, and more.

There are many benefits that come with a Master in Advertising. When you understand how to effectively advertise, you can make a big impact within a company. This will help you to be in demand among prospective employers. During your education, you will enjoy the topics covered and find it to be extremely rewarding.

The cost of obtaining an MA varies depending on the school you attend. If you are interested in this degree, it is important to contact the admissions office about tuition costs and other fees.

After you graduate, you will be qualified to work as an advertising manager. During your career, it is likely that you will get promoted to upper-level management as you succeed in your endeavors.

 

If you are interested in the exciting field of marketing and think you could generate successful ad campaigns, then you should look for a master program that meets your needs. There are several different universities around the world that offer worthwhile programs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master of Arts in Business for Non-Business Graduates

New European College
Campus Full time 5 semesters February 2018 Germany Munich

The Master of Arts (M.A.) for Non-Business Graduate Program is a 5 semester program designed to enter into the world of business, enabling you to pursue a broader range of careers in business. [+]

The Master of Arts (M.A.) for Non-Business Graduate Program is a 5 semester program designed to enter into the world of business, enabling you to pursue a broader range of careers in business. Consisting of courses in finance, international marketing, management accounting, operations, ethics, organizational behavior and human resources, the program prepares you to excel in an ever evolving and international workplace.

All courses are taught in English, with a range of teaching methodologies which are reminiscent of undergraduate teaching such as presentations and group projects coupled with real world examples and case studies. The program provides a scope for greater specialization, with a precise academic and theoretical framework designed to help you become an expert in international management. This allows you to apply to more specialized roles and offers better preparation for a PhD program in the future.... [-]


Master in Responsible Management – Project Competence Study

Steinbeis University Berlin Institute Corporate Responsibility Management
Campus Full time Part time 18 months October 2017 Germany Berlin + 1 more

The Master of Arts in Responsible Management (MRM) aims to give students a broad overview of responsible management within the business context, specifically focusing on theoretical debates within the discipline, business ethics, sustainability and strategic management. [+]

M.A. in Responsible Management – Opportunity to Work & Study through Project Competence Concept Steinbeis University Berlin - Institute Corporate Responsibility Management (ICRM) offers the Master's Program M.A. in Responsible Management (MRM) since May 2010. At the core of every academic program at Steinbeis University Berlin is the Project Competence Concept, which aims at merging theory and practice. Students develop practical projects in light of knowledge they gain throughout their studies and implement them in their workplace. While working on their study projects, students receive project coaching from ICRM, as well as, if applicable, from their workplace. This process of undertaking a practical project, together with their theoretical studies, greatly enhances our students' development into responsible leaders, as they learn to apply their new knowledge and skills to real business problems in their everyday work. The project development is documented in exams of each seminar and final Master Thesis, which ensures the application of every topic covered in the Master’s Program in the actual project. As well as contributing to the personal development of our students, these competence projects also provide companies with benefits including access to the latest trends in the area of responsible management through knowledge transfer and complete project solutions for real-world problems within their companies. M.A. in Responsible Management – Program Outline The Master of Arts in Responsible Management (MRM) aims to give students a broad overview of responsible management within the business context, specifically focusing on theoretical debates within the discipline, business ethics, sustainability and... [-]

MBA + M.A. in Responsible Management

Steinbeis University Berlin Institute Corporate Responsibility Management
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 - 3 years Open Enrollment Germany Berlin

Double Degree Program: M.A. in Responsible Management combined with MBA [+]

MA Degrees in Business. Double Degree Program M.A. + MBA Graduates of the M.A. in Responsible Management from Steinbeis University Berlin – ICRM have the opportunity to continue studying towards the completion of an MBA degree. The MBA up-grade offers participants the unique opportunity to build on their studies and receive two degrees from two universities in two years. This combined program represents a benchmark for future management education as proposed by the United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME). Qualities of the Double Degree Program Participants complete two disciplines of study in a shorter amount of time and receive two academic degrees Concepts of two different courses of study are holistically integrated Modules are action oriented with a focus on problem solving related to your experience Participants enhance your personal management potential through group learning, case studies [-]

Master in Business

Macromedia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 - 4 semesters March 2018 Germany Munich Stuttgart + 1 more

This programme in business management is for aspiring managers who want to develop the competence that is indispensable to move into the upper management level. [+]

Transition into the upper management Are you eyeing challenging roles in upper management in global companies? Do you want to set yourself apart with the perfect blend of managerial talent and aptitude for change and innovation? If so, this Master programme in Business is the right one for you. In this Master’s programme, you will cultivate the competence that is indispensable to steer your career towards upper management level. You will develop a strong conceptual foundation complemented by the thorough know-how of relevant methods and tools, so that you are prepared to efficiently manage and plan innovation processes and steer corporate strategies resolutely. Business management entails making well-informed decisions and leading a company to economic and social success. In the constantly evolving business world, change is the norm and the managers of tomorrow need to have the aptitude to initiate and manage change in all aspects of business. Excellent managerial skills, a deep understanding of various aspects of business and the courage to take a new course at the right time is pivotal. We gear you up for leadership positions in the digital and international business world. The broad curriculum encompasses all aspects of strategic and operational management integrating in-depth business knowledge and practical application. Not only will you gain a deep understanding of the theories of management and business management, but also deal hands-on with marketing strategies, digital transformation, strategy, innovation and business intelligence. Potential careers with this M.A Business Development Manager Business Analyst Business Intelligence Manager Founder or... [-]

Business Economics

International Accelerator
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA Boston

The School of Business’ Master of Arts in Economics program combines a solid foundation in economics with an emphasis on applying that knowledge to real-world situations. [+]

MA Degrees in Business. Business Economics Sales and revenue forecasting, marketplace trend analysis, econometric modeling—all of these skills are grounded in applied economics. They’re also among the most sought-after skills in business and government. The School of Business’ Master of Arts in Economics program combines a solid foundation in economics with an emphasis on applying that knowledge to real-world situations. While the program prepares students for careers as professional economists in government and business, some graduates use the degree as a springboard toward further education in law or a doctoral degree in business or economics. The program is compact—three semesters in length for most students—but powerful, with course offerings in such areas as Environmental Economics, Financial Policies, Growth and Development, Health Economics, Industrial Organization, Investment Management, Labor Economics, and Money and Banking. Program options The structure of the Master of Arts in Economics (MAEcon) program allows for flexibility to match the particular interests and needs of the individual student. All students will acquire a strong background in economics, but those seeking an applied emphasis are provided opportunities for courses and research experiences with direct relevance to contemporary business and social problems. Students may choose to specialize in the department’s strengths in international economics and economic growth or the applied microeconomic areas of health, labor and environmental economics. Regardless of chosen specialty, all graduates of the program demonstrate mastery of the following core skills: Ability to approach economics-related issues analytically Ability to use data appropriately to answer economic research questions empirically... [-]

International Economics and Business

University of Passau
Campus Full time 4 - 5 semesters October 2017 Germany Passau

The M.A. International Economics and Business programme teaches students how economic theories, experiments and empirical methods can be combined to explain key social and economic phenomena and developments. [+]

The M.A. International Economics and Business programme teaches students how economic theories, experiments and empirical methods can be combined to explain key social and economic phenomena and developments. The programme has been accredited by ACQUIN since 2010 and attained a top place in the 2014 CHE rankings. Language requirements As this degree programme is fully German-taught, you need to be proficient in German to apply (at level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, as shown by a DSH-2, TestDaF 4×4 or an equivalent language certificate). If you need to learn or perfect your German first, you may be interested in the University's preparatory German language offering, German Courses Passau. Features – A focus on economics modules – Strong involvement of empirical research (laboratory and field experiments as well as secondary research) – Comprises selected modules on business studies and econometrics – Interdisciplinary modules and transferable skills courses can be counted towards the degree – Excellent staff-student radio (about 20-30 students each year) – Combines theory and practical application – Excellent reputation of the University's language courses – Numerous global university partnerships Career prospects Economists work in a wide variety of occupations. Our graduates have been offered top-tier posts in academia and in the business world: executive posts in the private sector, in policy consultancies as well as in public-sector organisations and federal and state ministries. Many decide in favour of an academic career and follow up with doctoral study. [-]

International Cultural and Business Studies

University of Passau
Campus Full time 4 - 6 semesters October 2017 Germany Passau

This programme teaches you to think in terms of networks and allows you to develop strong organisational and communication strategies, as well as developing important key skills, such as project management, leadership and problem-solving skills. [+]

Are you keen to give your studies an international orientation and do business, languages and culture fascinate you? This degree programme is both interdisciplinary and international, giving you the chance to acquaint yourself with business and economics, combined with two foreign languages and a cultural studies focus in a cultural region related to one of your chosen languages. This programme teaches you to think in terms of networks and allows you to develop strong organisational and communication strategies, as well as developing important key Accreditation of Study Programmes in Germany.

skills, such as project management, leadership and problem-solving skills. This is an accredited programme which has received the Seal of Quality of the Foundation for the Language requirements You need good German language skills at level B2 CEFR or higher to study this degree programme. Therefore, unless you are a German native speaker or have completed part of your education in German (e.g. first degree or secondary education), you will need to provide one of the recognised German language certificates when applying for the programme, such as DSH-1, TestDaF 3×4 or equivalent. If you need to learn or perfect your German first, you may be interested in the University's preparatory German language offering, German Courses Passau. Other languages: You should have C1-level language skills in one of the following: Chinese, Czech, English, French, Indonesian, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thai or Vietnamese. Features A combination of business, economics, cultural studies and languages that is unique in GermanyCultural studies in one of... [-]

MA in Business and Management (Entrepreneurship)

Bath Spa University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 32 months September 2018 United Kingdom Bath + 1 more

Become a business leader of the future with this career-enhancing postgraduate management qualification. This course is for individuals looking for a credible postgraduate Business and Management qualification with a specialism in entrepreneurship. [+]

Specialise in entrepreneurship studying this Bath Business School MA. Provides a solid foundation in business, combined with a named specialism in Entrepreneurship. Equips you with commercial acumen, knowledge, business and professional skills necessary to succeed. Prepares you to flourish in senior roles in the global business environment. Become a business leader of the future with this career-enhancing postgraduate management qualification. This course is for individuals looking for a credible postgraduate Business and Management qualification with a specialism in entrepreneurship. Prior work experience and a first degree in Business and Management are not essential; we explore fundamental principles of business and management with a focus on your employability. Overview At an advanced level, you’ll study of a range of organisations and the rapidly changing environments in which they operate both nationally and internationally. You’ll also specialise by studying and researching within the field of entrepreneurship. Expect to enhance your academic research skills and practical management skills. You’ll need these in order to manage human resources, use complex organisational systems and face the challenging issues affecting business in a rigorous, pragmatic and effective manner. While independent study is key at Master’s level, Bath Spa University is a leading, teaching-focussed University, so we support you throughout your degree. You’ll learn through lectures, seminars, practical workshops, assessments, guided study and individual and group tutorials with your lecturers. Opportunities Field trips Where appropriate, we’ll organise field trips to enrich your learning. Work placements, industry links and internships We use simulated work experience strategies that require... [-]

MA in Business and Management (Marketing)

Bath Spa University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 32 months September 2018 United Kingdom Bath + 1 more

Become a business leader of the future with this career-enhancing postgraduate management qualification. This course is for individuals looking for a credible postgraduate Business and Management qualification with a specialism in international business. [+]

MA Degrees in Business. Specialise in international business studying this Bath Business School MA. Provides a solid foundation in business, combined with a named specialism in Marketing. Equips you with commercial acumen, knowledge, business and professional skills necessary to succeed. Prepares you to flourish in senior roles in the global business environment. Become a business leader of the future with this career-enhancing postgraduate management qualification. This course is for individuals looking for a credible postgraduate Business and Management qualification with a specialism in international business. Prior work experience and a first degree in Business and Management are not essential; we explore fundamental principles of business and management with a focus on your employability. Overview At an advanced level, you’ll study of a range of organisations and the rapidly changing environments in which they operate both nationally and internationally. You’ll specialise by studying and researching within the field of international business. Expect to enhance your academic research skills and practical management skills. You’ll need these in order to manage human resources, use complex organisational systems and face the challenging issues affecting business in a rigorous, pragmatic and effective manner. While independent study is key at Master’s level, Bath Spa University is a leading, teaching-focussed University, so we support you throughout your degree. You’ll learn through lectures, seminars, practical workshops, assessments, guided study and individual and group tutorials with your lecturers. We make significant use of real-life case studies and examples, enlivening, enriching and contextualising your learning, and bring in external industry... [-]

MA in Business and Management

Bath Spa University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Bath + 1 more

Gain a career-enhancing postgraduate management qualification through Bath Business School. This course is for individuals looking for a credible postgraduate Business and Management qualification. Prior work experience and a first degree in Business and Management are not essential; we explore fundamental principles of business and management with a focus on your employability. [+]

Become a business leader of the future with this MA Business and Management course. Specialist pathways in Marketing, Enterprise, Accounting, and International Business. Equips you with commercial acumen, knowledge, business and professional skills necessary to succeed. Prepares you to flourish in senior roles in the global business environment. Gain a career-enhancing postgraduate management qualification through Bath Business School. This course is for individuals looking for a credible postgraduate Business and Management qualification. Prior work experience and a first degree in Business and Management are not essential; we explore fundamental principles of business and management with a focus on your employability. Overview At an advanced level, you’ll study of a range of organisations and the rapidly changing environments in which they operate both nationally and internationally. Expect to enhance your academic research skills and practical management skills. You’ll need these in order to manage human resources, use complex organisational systems and face the challenging issues affecting business in a rigorous, pragmatic and effective manner. While independent study is key at Master’s level, Bath Spa University is a leading, teaching-focussed University, so we support you throughout your degree. You’ll learn through lectures, seminars, practical workshops, assessments, guided study and individual and group tutorials with your lecturers. We make significant use of real-life case studies and examples, enlivening, enriching and contextualising your learning, and bring in external industry speakers wherever possible. Opportunities Field trips Where appropriate, we’ll organise field trips to enrich your learning. Work placements, industry links and internships We use simulated... [-]

Intercultural Studies for Business

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus October 2017 Portugal Porto

The MA program in Intercultural Studies for Business opens up new international horizons for students. The course has been approved unconditionally for 6 years by the national agency for accreditation A3Es. With a highly specialized teaching staff, the MA offers innovative courses such as: Chinese (Mandarin) and Arabic Languages and Cultures for Business, Culture and Development, Intercultural Economic Relations, Entrepreneurship in Culture, Intercultural Communication Technologies, as well as English, French, Spanish, and German Cultures for Business. The MA is fully taught in English, thus allowing for increased collaboration and international mobility. Students may opt for a double degree, in combination with the Masters in Languages and Intercultural Management of the Université d'Artois, France. The course provides internships with Incubit – Business Consulting & Entrepreneurship, the High Commissioner for Migrations, the National Association of Women Entrepreneurs, Vida Económica Publishing Group, and several other European partners. This MA is part of the Higher Education Network for Intercultural Mediation. Graduates will also be able to continue their studies at PhD level at the Universities of Vigo and Santiago de Compostela, due to protocols signed with these prestigious Spanish universities. [+]

MA Degrees in Business. Objectives The MA program in Intercultural Studies for Business opens up new international horizons for students. The course has been approved unconditionally for 6 years by the national agency for accreditation A3Es. With a highly specialized teaching staff, the MA offers innovative courses such as: Chinese (Mandarin) and Arabic Languages and Cultures for Business, Culture and Development, Intercultural Economic Relations, Entrepreneurship in Culture, Intercultural Communication Technologies, as well as English, French, Spanish, and German Cultures for Business. The MA is fully taught in English, thus allowing for increased collaboration and international mobility. Students may opt for a double degree, in combination with the Masters in Languages and Intercultural Management of the Université d'Artois, France. The course provides internships with Incubit – Business Consulting & Entrepreneurship, the High Commissioner for Migrations, the National Association of Women Entrepreneurs, Vida Económica Publishing Group, and several other European partners. This MA is part of the Higher Education Network for Intercultural Mediation. Graduates will also be able to continue their studies at PhD level at the Universities of Vigo and Santiago de Compostela, due to protocols signed with these prestigious Spanish universities. The target audience is made up of graduates from all IPP schools, as well as professionals from the fields of heritage, arts, communication sciences, social sciences and the humanities, economics, planning, languages, literatures, marketing, management, international trade, local and central administration institutions, public and international relations, tourism, hotel management; publishers and booksellers; translators and interpreters; project managers; socio-cultural mediators;... [-]

MA (LPC with Business)

BPP University
Campus Full time Part time August 2018 United Kingdom London Birmingham Bristol Cambridge Leeds Liverpool Manchester Abingdon + 7 more

We know today’s firms demand a high level of commercial and business acumen from their trainees, so we’ve developed a new Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (LPC) to help you gain real strength in your knowledge and capabilities. In addition to the standard LPC, BPP University students can study our unique Masters programme, MA (LPC with Business). This is the only LPC that integrates business into the programme, giving you a Masters degree in both law and business to help you to stand out from the crowd. The postgraduate diploma in Legal Practice is awarded by BPP University. The MA (LPC with Business) is awarded by BPP University.. [+]

MA (LPC with Business)

 

Get a unique qualification - BPP University offers the only LPC that integrates business into the programme, developing your commerciality, making you a more effective lawyer Prepare for your training contract – by taking an additional non-assessed fourth elective Access the LPC wherever you are online – log on to lectures and online classroom sessions for consolidation, revision and catch-up Benefit from high levels of contact time - from law tutors who are all qualified practitioners Interest free payment plans are available and scholarships are offered Gain vital work experience - by advising real clients via our award-winning pro bono centre Enhance your employability - with support from our specialist careers service with mock interviews and CV guidance Build links with the profession - through our careers events and mentoring schemes This course is available Full and Part time. Enhance your ability to influence and advise within a broader organisational context and fast-track your career progression Gain a wider strategic understanding of the critical value drivers within a business Develop an understanding of corporate governance and risk Gain a deeper insight into strategy and financial analysis Study alongside the best – over 25 leading International and UK law firms exclusively send their trainees to BPP Positive growth in the legal industry with Training Contract vacancies increasing by 11.6% according to the Law Society's annual statistical report Gain a deeper understanding into the City and financial markets Understand corporate governance and strategy ... [-]

MA in Business Consultancy International

University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Austria Wiener Neustadt

Business Consultancy International (BCi) is a high quality and challenging business degree programme at master’s level taught entirely in English. [+]

MA Degrees in Business. Business Consultancy International (BCi) is a high quality and challenging business degree programme at master’s level taught entirely in English. The programme provides a considerable advantage when beginning your career, particularly in the business management and consultancy professions. As a BCi graduate you will be able to fulfill requirements of the business community by means of perfect communication skills in English, intercultural understanding and experience, global business know-how and knowledge of universal standards. The four-semester, full-time master's programme provides a particularly stimulating environment in which students from many different nations and cultural backgrounds work together with an international faculty. In the fourth semester you are encouraged to study abroad at one of our partner universities around the world. In the BCi master’s programme you can choose to specialise either in financial management and investment analysis (Treasury and Investment) or in marketing and data analytics (Marketing Analytics). Key strengths of BCi Practical Learning Throughout the programme, you will acquire in-depth exposure to a range of management and consultancy skills in addition to specialisation in the areas of treasury and investment management or marketing analytics. It is envisaged that these courses will build on previous knowledge, and through close collaboration with companies, banks, and other important organisations, will combine traditional theory and methodology with hands-on tools and skills through case studies, projects and seminars. The small class sizes facilitate an intense and interactive learning environment whereby you will work with both the lecturers and your fellow students (and... [-]