Office of Executive Development

Knowledge for the Real World

 

The Bauer Mini-MBA

Ready To Lead in One Week

Turn this open enrollment course into a custom program for your company! Please contact Adina Dawoodi or Ariel Lopez for more details and information on pricing.

Now, more than ever, it’s critical to equip yourself with key business fundamentals needed to succeed in any industry. But how do you find the time?

Whether you need to be more effective in your current role, or you’re looking for a credential to stand out from the crowd, the Bauer Mini-MBA is executive development designed to give you an understanding of the most important functions of business and management in only one week.

Led by the same faculty who teach within the renowned Bauer Executive MBA, the Mini-MBA is the perfect blend of high-quality instruction within a consolidated timeframe.

Our Mini-MBA is designed to expose you to the basic fundamentals of business. In addition, each Mini-MBA has a specialization that focuses in more detail on a specific discipline. We are currently offering mini-MBAs with emphasis in Digital Marketing, Management & Leadership, Healthcare, Supply Chain Management and Data Analytics specializations.

Who Should Attend?

What Will You Gain?

 


Mini-MBA Core Curriculum

Available Dates Coming Soon

This course is currently only being offered virtually and live through Zoom.

The first 3 days of the Mini-MBA are comprised of these core classes to give you an overview of general fields in the business world. For the last 2 days, you will take classes related to the specialization you are interested in. Core classes will be taken together then you will split into your chosen specialization group.

Course Faculty Lead Time

Foundations of Accounting

Chad Larson, Ph.D.

Monday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Foundations of Finance

Swati Basu, Ph.D.

Monday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Foundations of Supply Chain Management

Funda Sahin, Ph.D.

Tuesday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Foundations of Management and Leadership

Dusya Vera, Ph.D.

Tuesday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Foundations of Marketing

Vanessa Patrick, Ph.D.

Wednesday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Foundations of Management Information Systems

Leiser Silva, Ph.D.

Wednesday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

 


Register for your specialization of choice below.

Mini-MBA with Healthcare Specialization Curriculum

Available Dates Coming Soon

The following is the curriculum for the upcoming Mini-MBA with an emphasis in Healthcare Specialization.

CourseFaculty LeadTime

Challenges and Value
Healthcare Quality

Edward Kroger, M.D. J.D., MBA

Thursday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Healthcare Cost
Data Analysis

Edward Kroger, M.D. J.D., MBA

Thursday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Innovation
Healthcare Law and Policy

Edward Kroger, M.D. J.D., MBA

Friday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Healthcare Strategy

Edward Kroger, M.D. J.D., MBA

Friday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Assessment

5 -6 p.m.

Certification Ceremony

6 - 6:30 p.m.

Dates:

Available Dates Coming Soon

Cost:

$4,995

Courses will be held online, and on-campus, within the classrooms used for Bauer’s premier Executive MBA. You choose the format that best suits your preferences.

 


Mini-MBA with Supply Chain Management Curriculum

Available Dates Coming Soon

The following is the curriculum for the upcoming Mini-MBA with an emphasis in Supply Chain Management.

CourseFaculty LeadTime

Strategic Sourcing

Victor Wayhan, Ph.D.

Thursday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Process and Quality Management

Bradley Miller, Ph.D.

Thursday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Logistics and Distribution Management

Powell Robinson, Ph.D.

Friday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Supply Chain Management Integration

Gordon Smith, Ph.D.

Friday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Assessment

5 -6 p.m.

Certification Ceremony

6 - 6:30 p.m.

Dates:

Available Dates Coming Soon

Cost:

$4,995

Courses will be held online, and on-campus, within the classrooms used for Bauer’s premier Executive MBA. You choose the format that best suits your preferences.

 


Mini-MBA with Digital Marketing Curriculum

Available Dates Coming Soon

This course is currently only being offered virtually and live through Zoom.

The following is the curriculum for the upcoming Mini-MBA with an emphasis in Digital Marketing.

CourseFaculty LeadTime

Foundations of Digital Marketing

Bill Zahn, Ph.D.

Thursday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Foundations of Digital Marketing

Bill Zahn, Ph.D.

Thursday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Workshop in Digital Marketing

Bill Zahn, Ph.D.

Friday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Workshop in Digital Marketing

Bill Zahn, Ph.D.

Friday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Assessment

5 -6 p.m.

Certification Ceremony

6 - 6:30 p.m.

Dates:

Available Dates Coming Soon

Cost:

$4,995

Courses will be held online, and on-campus, within the classrooms used for Bauer’s premier Executive MBA. You choose the format that best suits your preferences.

How to Get Started

It’s your future. Get better prepared for it in just one week.

 


Mini-MBA with Management & Leadership Curriculum

Available Dates Coming Soon

This course is currently only being offered virtually and live through Zoom.

The following is the curriculum for the upcoming Mini-MBA with an emphasis in Management & Leadership.

CourseFaculty LeadTime

Executive Communications

Amy Vandaveer Novak

Thursday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Managing Human Resources

Steve Werner, Ph.D.

Thursday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Ethics Workshop

Barbara Carlin, Ph.D.

Friday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Leading High Performance Teams

Alan Witt, Ph.D.

Friday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Assessment

5 -6 p.m.

Certification Ceremony

6 - 6:30 p.m.

Dates:

Available Dates Coming Soon

Cost:

$4,995

Courses will be held online, and on-campus, within the classrooms used for Bauer’s premier Executive MBA. You choose the format that best suits your preferences.

How to Get Started

It’s your future. Get better prepared for it in just one week.

 


Mini-MBA with Data Analytics Curriculum

Available Dates Coming Soon

This course is currently only being offered virtually and live through Zoom.

The following is the curriculum for the upcoming Mini-MBA with an emphasis in Data Analytics.

CourseFaculty LeadTime

Overview and Descriptive Analytics

Yili (Kevin) Hong, Ph.D.

Thursday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Causal Analytics

Nina Huang, Ph.D.

Thursday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Predictive Analytics

Keran Zhao, Ph.D.

Friday: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Prescriptive Analytics

Meng Li, Ph.D.

Friday: 1:30 - 5 p.m.

Assessment

5 -6 p.m.

Certification Ceremony

6 - 6:30 p.m.

Dates:

Available Dates Coming Soon

Cost:

$4,995

Courses will be held online, and on-campus, within the classrooms used for Bauer’s premier Executive MBA. You choose the format that best suits your preferences.

How to Get Started

It’s your future. Get better prepared for it in just one week.

 

 

 


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