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Higher Education in Maryland
Academic Program Proposal
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Date Proposal Received Institution and Proposal Degree Awarded Name of Academic Program Objections Received Decision Deadline MHEC Final Decision Final Decision Date

Webster University

Program Proposal(pdf)

Multiple  OOS Renewal Application   7/29/2014  Authorized  6/20/2014 

OOS Renewal Application  Program Description

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Procurement and Acquisitions Management program is designed to provide a broad theoretical and applied background in the managerial disciplines required to manage effectively the development, procurement, contracting, and channeling of material, services, and major systems. The program requires 36 credit hours.

The Certificate in Government Contracting program is designed for contracting practitioners new to government contracting who want to enhance their skills and understanding of contracting acquisition management. The program emphasizes both theory and practice allowing students to learn the underlying principles and use of the current tools in the field. The program requires 18 credit hours.

The Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program provides training in business for students interested in understanding the nature of business in a competitive environment. Courses in the MBA program integrate information and theories from various disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, production operations, and strategic management. The objective of the program is to develop students into broadly educated business managers and executives who understand the nature business as a whole, with the tools and techniques applicable to a wide variety of business situations. The program ranges from 36 to 48 credit hours depending on the area of concentration.

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Management and Leadership program is designed for individuals who are seeking a graduate degree with a broad general management and leadership perspective. The program requires 36 credit hours.

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Human Resources Management program is designed to prepare professionals to deal with the complexities and challenges of managing today’s workforce. The program content is designed to provide a comprehensive coverage of the major human resource responsibilities, addressing strategic and operational aspects. The courses involve both practical and theoretical considerations in the professional development of men and women in the field of human resources in such settings as business, industry, government, and nonprofits organizations and institutions. The program requires 36 credit hours.

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