The Mini Master of Business Administration (Mini MBA) certificate is for those who seek a personalized graduate level understanding in the areas of: research and analytical thinking, practical application grounded in theory and in actual practice of management, human resource management, finance, information technology (IT), business law, accounting, and entrepreneurship. The program provides students with advanced business knowledge and practical skills for the executive, manager, or entrepreneur.
Graduates of Aston American University’s Mini MBA program will have built an innovative approach to business matters, will have gained analytical management skills, which are vital for running organizations, and be identified as potential leaders in their various professions. Degree programs from Aston American University are primarily designed to serve the education needs of working adults with the flexibility and support of a modern online institution.
- One (1) prerequisite course (MGT6000 Integrated Studies in Management) required:
(1 course, 4 credits total); and
- Choose any four (4) from the following core courses: (4 courses, 16 credits total).
The Mini Master of Business Administration program requires 20 completed credits: (5 courses, 4 credits each).
|COURSE #||CORE COURSES||CREDITS|
|3||MGT6000||[ REQUIRED ] Integrated Studies in Management||4|
Transfer of Credits from Other Schools
No transfer credits allowed.
Aston American University’s Mini MBA program takes approximately four to six (4-6) months to complete. The academic year consists of four (4) semesters with two to four (2-4) courses per semester. Courses are based on a flexible and self-learning structure to accommodate each student’s business and personal responsibilities.
Exam System and Course Passing
Students are required to pass a final examination at the end of each course. A minimum score of 140 out of 200 points, or 70% on the final examination is needed in order to successfully pass the course.
The e-learning system is an online educational management system with tailored course materials where students and lecturers interact. Course materials include: presentations, readings, videos, assignments, quizzes, and a final exam. Following enrollment, a unique username and password will be issued for each student to access the e-learning platform. Students of Aston American University may login the system with their username and password by clicking the following link: http://www.astonlms.com/