Master of Business Administration
CRICOS Code 081127C
Business Administration provides responsible managers and business owners with practical skills underpinned by cutting edge theory enabling them to make a difference, and equipping them for success in the twenty-first century.
James Cook University's Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a cutting edge business degree. Re-engineered after the Global Financial Crisis, the MBA equips you to be part of next generation of emerging managers and to succeed in the new world. The JCU MBA will significantly enhance your management and leadership capability and better equip you to turn global economic challenges into business opportunities in today's highly competitive global marketplace. The MBA is international in focus and geared toward workplace practice and application, making you ready to take your place as the management professional of the future.
Using core knowledge from the academic disciplines of business, law, psychology, technology, social science and humanities to explore key areas confronting modern managers and organisations.
The content includes financial skills, management practices, globalisation, technology, innovation, career development, corporate governance, sustainability, risk, value creation, entrepreneurship, legislation, strategy and leadership. Students learn how to analyse, plan and implement strategic business decisions.
The Master of Business Administration is available as a general coursework program that provides broad business and management education.
The Master of Business Administration is available as an independent award or can be combined with several joint Master degrees for students seeking to gain a comprehensive education in more than one study area.
Work-Integrated Learning subjects are also available in this course.
The MBA is made up of 16 subjects. Students must undertake four (4) specified foundation subjects, (8) core subjects, and four (4) optional subjects
1. There are no majors in the MBA program offered at the James Cook University, Brisbane campus.
2. Eligible students holding acknowledged cognate qualifications may seek exemption from the four(4) Foundation subjects when submitting an application for admission to the program