Student Learning Outcomes
The DeSales MBA program is intended to provide students with a sophisticated level of understanding of the basic functional areas of business, as well as an appreciation of the role of business in our pluralistic society and the international community in which it exists. The ethical dimension of personal and corporate behavior and decision-making will be stressed throughout the program. The program will achieve this by having the students successfully:
1 Apply and evaluate management theories to make decisions that enhance organizational effectiveness.
2 Apply and evaluate marketing principles to make decisions about the direction of an organization.
3 Analyze accounting data to understand the financial position of an organization and to make managerial decisions.
4 Analyze and evaluate quantitative data to make business decisions, in particular the budgeting of capital among potential investments.
5 Evaluate business decisions in light of regulatory and ethical frameworks, particularly with regard to Catholic Social Teaching.
6 Analyze and evaluate personal leadership skills, especially with respect to personnel management and effective communication.
7 Explain and analyze business issues utilizing a concentrated field of business.
8 Integrate concepts across business fields to develop comprehensive business strategy.