Mini MBA Program

  • If your academic training was outside the field of business or if your business training was in the distant past, you would benefit from this program.  In today’s economic climate, it is necessary to understand the concepts and techniques that are essential for effective management in all types of business and industry.

    The noncredit Mini MBA Program offered by the IUP Eberly College of Business and Information Technology will help you become a more effective manager. Faculty experts from the Eberly College will provide a comprehensive overview of each discipline along with the latest management theory. In addition, the faculty will assist you in developing team building and problem solving skills that will provide you with an edge in today’s competitive environment. Participants are not required to have formal business education or previously earned a college degree.

    Our Mini MBA Program can be customized to meet the specific needs of your organization. The Mini MBA Program is a 60-hour program comprised of 10 sessions:

    • Organizational Theory
    • Human Resource Management
    • Accounting Concepts for Decision Makers
    • Marketing Management
    • Strategic Communication
    • Quality Management
    • E-Commerce
    • Lean Management/Operations
    • Strategic Management
    • Legal Environment

    This program will provide you with a basic knowledge about all the functional areas of business and with critical skills that will enhance your success in today’s dynamic business environment. 

    Winter/Spring 2016 Mini MBA Program at Northpointe 

    Program dates:  Ten consecutive Tuesdays from February 16, 2016 through April 19, 2016

    Location:  IUP - Northpointe campus (167 Northpointe Dr., Freeport)

    Time:       3:00 p.m. — 9:30 p.m. (catered dinner provided each week)

    Cost:        $1,500 maximum per person.  (Total cost depends on number of registrations.)

    Registration Deadline:   Monday, January 25, 2016 ($500 deposit required with registration)

    Full Payment Due:        Friday, February 12, 2016

    To register, visit the IUP Conferences and Workshops MarketPlace store.

    For more information contact Eberly College of Business and Information Technology at 724-357-4841 or email