CHARLES TOWN, W.Va., March 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — In in the present day’s fast-changing enterprise local weather, growth-minded firms are always searching for new methods to get forward of the competitors. Ahead-looking executives are streamlining operations, dashing up product improvement, and squeezing extra efficiencies out of their provide chains. All these strikes have positioned an elevated burden on the necessity for agile, extremely expert workers.
Recognizing this dynamic, American Public University System (APUS) is enhancing its Dr. Wallace E. Boston Faculty of Enterprise by:
- Including nearly 60 new dynamic on-line programs throughout a number of of the 27 grasp’s and bachelor’s diploma applications the Faculty affords;
- Enriching current programs and applications that target management, digital enterprise and synthetic intelligence; and
- Increasing the MBA program choices with a number of new and progressive concentrations.
“With COVID-19 and financial turmoil as a backdrop, we’re at a key crossroads in the present day. Corporations and authorities businesses are going through unprecedented occasions that require progressive considering. We need to guarantee our college students are properly positioned to assist our economic system overcome these challenges,” mentioned Dr. Marie Gould Harper, Dean of the Wallace E. Boston Enterprise Faculty. “We name this idea ‘main ahead’ – and it is a theme that has been baked into every part we do.”
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New enterprise faculty programs – together with these centered on disaster administration, enterprise continuity and sustainability – will instill sturdy management expertise in analytics, mission administration, and enterprise intelligence. The varsity affords the Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), plus quite a few related bachelor’s, grasp’s and affiliate diploma applications in addition to high-demand certificates programs like accounting, administration, authorities contracting and acquisition, entrepreneurship and provide chain administration. Areas embrace worldwide enterprise, finance, advertising and marketing, ethics, regulation, operations, human sources, technique, and globalization.
“We’re reimagining the Enterprise Faculty to point out our unwavering dedication to scholar success at a time when our economic system faces disruptions,” mentioned Dr. Vernon C. Smith, Provost of APUS. “A key a part of this equation helps to organize all our college students, particularly veterans, with expertise and data for a profitable transition into future management roles. We frequently innovate in order that APUS can deal with future workforce wants, in each company and the federal government sectors.”
Roughly 200,000 veterans transition to civilian life yearly and are an undervalued expertise pool in in the present day’s workforce, with many going through pitfalls of being underemployed, in line with a recent LinkedIn study. APUS’s Faculty of Enterprise has a mission to organize college students to be principled leaders by a versatile studying setting that leverages know-how and finest practices centered on the sensible utility of data. Consulting with trade leaders from Fortune 500 firms and past, APUS has designed a well-rounded, ACBSP-accredited curriculum on the faculty.
The Dr. Wallace E. Boston Faculty has conferred greater than 26,500 levels and certificates (as of November 2020). The Faculty affords over 60 diploma and certificates applications, 27 of that are on the bachelor’s or grasp’s ranges.
About American Public College System
American Public College System, recipient of the On-line Studying Consortium’s (OLC) Gomory Award for High quality On-line Training and five-time recipient of OLC’s Efficient Observe Award, affords greater than 200 on-line diploma and certificates applications by American Army College, the #1 supplier of upper training to the U.S. army and veterans,* and American Public College. Over 103,000 alumni worldwide have benefited from APUS’s accessible, related curriculum and versatile on-line supply mannequin. APUS is an entirely owned subsidiary of American Public Education, Inc. (Nasdaq: APEI). For extra data, go to www.apus.edu.
*Primarily based on FY 2019 Division of Protection tuition help and Veterans Administration scholar enrollment information, as reported by Army Instances, 2020.
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