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Options With the UT Tyler Online MBA Program

In a competitive job market, one of the quickest ways for job candidates to differentiate themselves is to enroll in a quality online MBA program. There, students can gain a solid business education that will benefit any company. At UT Tyler, there are four unique options for MBA concentrations. Each of these concentrations covers essential topics for business professionals across an array of career fields, including healthcare, cyber security and marketing.

Master of Business Administration

The general MBA program at UT Tyler prepares students for leadership roles in the corporate world with practical skills and experience from courses in marketing, economics, accounting, finance and operations — all from a management perspective. Other core courses in the MBA program cover strategy, global business, human resources and leadership and management. Students can choose from electives in marketing and healthcare management.

Many professionals across a variety of fields benefit from the focus on management, marketing and strategy that a general MBA offers. Degree coursework in the UT Tyler program gives students a well-rounded foundation in business management, and it equips them for management roles within their current or future companies.

MBA in Healthcare Management

UT Tyler offers an MBA in Healthcare Management, one of the largest and fastest-growing fields in the business world today. Good managers are in high demand across the healthcare industry, not just in hospitals. In addition to upper-level management positions in for-profit and nonprofit hospitals, graduates with an MBA in Healthcare Management can pursue careers with insurance companies, medical device companies, research organizations and health and IT consulting firms.

UT Tyler’s Healthcare Management MBA includes the general business courses of the core MBA program. The MBA concentration courses cover an introduction to the American healthcare system, healthcare marketing in contemporary society, and special topics in marketing with a focus on healthcare.

MBA with a Concentration in Marketing

The MBA with a Concentration in Marketing at UT Tyler meets the needs of graduate students seeking a general knowledge of business management along with specialized expertise in marketing. Students in the marketing program take classes covering special topics in marketing, advanced service marketing, and healthcare marketing, as well as standard MBA core courses.

UT Tyler’s marketing MBA concentration helps students learn the fundamentals of service marketing, which are applicable to a career in either B2C or B2B services. Course topics equip students for marketing careers across a wide range of industries, including financial services, healthcare, telecommunications, hospitality, travel and other professional services.

MBA with a Concentration in Cyber Security

Managers with a background in cyber security are in high demand in the retail, government and financial sectors, as well as in other industries. The UT Tyler MBA with a Concentration in Cyber Security offers graduates a strong foundation in management and business along with specialized courses in retail cyber security, retail cyber security management and cyber security risk analysis. Students learn how to handle cyber security threats, analyze risks and make recommendations to reduce the vulnerability of critical information. An MBA with a Concentration in Cyber Security prepares graduates to seek management jobs in information security across all industries.

Each of UT Tyler’s MBA concentrations, offered via its online MBA programs, prepares graduate students to further their careers, whether they are just starting out after finishing a bachelor’s degree or are pursuing an MBA while on the job. Now more than ever, the most successful professionals embrace the value of advanced education through programs like the online MBA concentrations offered at UT Tyler.

Learn about the UT Tyler online MBA program options.


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