Who is offering this program?
The program is being offered by DeSales University in partnership with the Romanian American University (RAU). Upon completion of the program, you will receive a DeSales University MBA.
Is the MBA Program offered in Romanian?
No. The program will be offered entirely in English; you must be fluent in English. You may be required to take the TOEFL test if your English appears to be weak.
How is this program different from other MBA programs currently in Romania?
This MBA program is the only program offering a concentration in Project Management. The faculty has deep business experience in many diverse areas. In this program, you will work with students in the U.S. and other parts of the world.
Will an MBA degree really make a difference in my career?
Earning an MBA at DeSales University will fast track your career. With the competitive and constantly changing marketplace, employers place a greater value on education. DeSales University's MBA program is designed to prepare leaders for a globalizing world by exposing students to ethics, executive skills, and project management skills. This exposure will give DeSales University MBA graduates an advantage in the eyes of employers. Business leaders in Romania have strongly supported the Project Management Concentration.
Who will guide me through the program?
As soon as you begin the application process, you will be assigned a program advisor who will guide you through the admission process as well as the program.
How many courses am I required to take?
The program consists of 7 Core courses, 4 Project Management concentration courses, and the final Capstone course, for a total of 12 courses.
What are the Courses?
The 7 core courses required are:
Concentration classes will consist of 4 Project Management classes.
The final class is CR510 - Policy and Strategy, Capstone class.
Upon completion of these courses with at least B average, you will have earned a Master of Business Administration and be awarded a diploma from DeSales University.
Is the GMAT required?
It depends. If you have strong academic credentials and at least two years of full-time experience, this requirement may be waived.
What TOEFL Score is required?
Internet-based: 104 or higher
Computer-based: 213 or higher
Paper-based: 550 or higher
How long will it take to complete the MBA?
It could take 18 to 48 months. It depends on how fast you wish to complete the program. Typically the MBA program is completed in three years, taking one class at a time. The time it takes to complete your program will vary depending on several factors including the number of classes per session and whether or not you elect to go through the entire program without taking time off between courses.
Who will teach in the program?
Highly academically qualified and deeply experienced faculty from DeSales University, USA.
Will I meet US faculty members and US students?
Yes, you will meet U.S. faculty who will visit Bucharest for short periods. You will meet U.S. students via the internet.
Will I meet students from other parts of the world?
Yes, you may collaborate with students from other countries in joint projects.
When are classes held?
All classes will be held in the evenings on the campus of the Romanian American University or online with U.S. faculty.
How do I apply for the DeSales University MBA Program?
To get started today, complete our MBA Application Form or call us at the following number:
You will be assigned an experienced Program Coordinator who will work closely with you to ease the process of returning to school.
Is DeSales University MBA accredited?
Yes. DeSales University's MBA is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, as well as by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
What if I can only take a few courses each year?
DeSales University MBA program is flexible. You may take up to four years to complete your MBA degree.
Will my MBA in Project Management allow me to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam?
Yes, upon completion of this program you can take the PMP certification exam through the Project Management Institute (PMI). For more information go to http://www.pmi.org/.
How do I get my text books?
Text books for all MBA classes can be purchased at the RAU campus book store. Price of the text books vary from class to class.
What are the tuition and fees and where do I make my tuition payments and application fee?
- Application Fee: 50.00 Euro
- Tuition Per Course: 1300.00 Euro
- Tuition For Program: 15600.00 Euro
- Graduation Fee: 80.00 Euro
- Returned Check Fee: 23.00 Euro
Fees can be paid directly to DeSales University with a credit card or at the MBA Program Coordinator's office at RAU. Tuition is paid in installments, one class at a time. Students must pay for each class at the time of registering for that class.
What resources are available?
You will have an advisor at RAU firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact the MBA office in the U.S. at anytime email@example.com. As a student, you will have access to the entire DeSales University library collection available online. In order to access these materials go to www.desales.edu/library. The link to Electronic databases allows you to search journals, professional publications, and newspapers. It also allows you to search NetLibrary where you have access to 40,000 books. You will also have access to the student resources and to "Ask here PA" which will provide answers to any questions you have when performing a search 24 hours a day 7 days a week.