Hawaii, United States of America
A private non-profit university established in 2002
Accredited by IDEAL
(International Distance Education Accreditation League)
MBA IN HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
The Akamai MBA in HRM Program has been carefully designed to be convenient, relevant and to build upon the student’s past work experience and current professional pursuits. It provides a choice of learning approaches to suit the student and his employer.
Rather than interrupting a student’s career, this MBA in HRM Program is designed to enhance it by providing greater knowledge and understanding, new skills and qualifications, fully engaged with their current professional pursuits. Students are guided in conducting employment related scholarly research for the purpose of improving business systems and strategies. This is a highly cost effective way to gain new insights and skills, the latest information and competencies, and valuable qualifications.
- Bachelor Degree or equivalent professional qualification with two years of working experience,
- In lieu of the Bachelor’s degree, applicants will be considered with a recognized Business Diploma (Associate Degree) and a minimum of five years of working experience. Such applicants will be required to submit appropriate letters of recommendation verifying they have the necessary capability and motivation to successfully complete the program within the allotted time span. Applicants accepted in the absence of the Bachelor's degree will be required by the University to add missing elements to the minimum program, as a condition for admission.
- English ability equivalent TOEFL 500 points.
Minimum Duration: 12 months
The minimum program requirement for a MBA-HRM Degree is 40 credits beyond the Bachelor degree, including the comprehensive review, and thesis project activities. Further, the participant MUST complete that modules that reflect the major concentration in Human Resource Management. Students are required to attend all of the tutorial seminars and successfully completed all the coursework assignments with cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, as outlined below:
Core Modules (Required: 24 credits)
Select any six modules:
MB 519: Business Research (4 credits)
MB 535: Financial Management (4 credits)
MB 536: Marketing Management (4 credits)
MB 534: Organizational Behavior (4 credits)
MB 546: Project Management (4 credits)
MB 548: Strategic Planning & Implementation (4 credits)
MB 584: Creating a Sustainable World Class Organization (4 credits)
Specialization Modules In HRM (Required: 12 credits)
Select any three modules:
MB 577: Human Capital Assessment & Development (4 credits)
MB 579: Talent Management and Succession Planning (4 credits)
MB 583: Strategic Human Resource Management (4 credits)
MB 592: Performance Management (4 credits)
Independent Guided Studies (Required: 4 credits)
MB 585: Management Report on Field Study (2 credits)
MB 591: Professional Portfolio Project (2 credits)
MBA IN HRM TUITION FEES
The MBA in HRM tuition fee is US$6,900 on full payment upon registration; and it is US$7,300 if paid by two installments. Students who opt for the two-payment plan must make their second payment of the balance in full before attending the 2nd residential studies in Penang, Malaysia.
PENANG RESIDENTIAL FEES
Core Modules – Residential Fees
For the Core Modules participants required to attend two residential studies in Penang, Malaysia. Each residential session consist of 6 days of studies and 1 day of field studies. The fee for each residential is USD690 for twin-sharing accommodation and USD860 for single occupancy accommodation.
Specialization Modules – Residential Fees
For the Specialization Modules participants required to attend one residential study in Penang, Malaysia. Each residential session consist of 6 days of studies and 1 day of field studies. The fee for each residential is USD690 for twin-sharing accommodation and USD860 for single occupancy accommodation.
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For further information, kindly contact:
AKAMAI UNIVERSITY, USA
187 Kino`ole Street
Hilo, Hawaii 96720 USA
Tel: 1 (808) 934-8793 (International)
Fax: 1 (808) 443-0445 (International)
Dr. Ben Lee,
Vice President for Asia Pacific Business Program
C/o: EDS BUSINESS SCHOOL, Malaysia
48 Lorong Kurau 17, Chai Leng Park,
13700 Prai, Penang, Malaysia
Tel: +604-398-4306 Fax: +604-3909766