Flexible Schedules

Choose your courseload and graduate between 12 and 16 months

Facilitate Corporate Change

Learn how to engage organizational members in order to enact widespread, corporate improvements

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Among the top 15 online programs in Michigan rated by Online MBA Today

100% ONLINE MBA – Executive Communication

Communicate with Confidence and Influence

Equip yourself with the skills you need to navigate executive communication challenges. SAU’s MBA with a concentration in Executive Communication provides students with the experience needed to communicate effectively and confidently in a corporate environment, focusing on effective listening, feedback and advanced conflict resolution strategies. 

Develop ethical guidelines rooted in biblical teachings as you help solidify the moral foundation for your executive communication strategy, examining the best ways to engage in communications and conflict management with compassion and respect. Convenient online classes allow you to complete your coursework anytime, anywhere.*

*Students must reside in the United States.

 

 

COM 634 Ethical Communication

Examine biblical principles of effective, gracious communication and discuss them in the context of current “hot topics” in political, corporate, cultural, or social discourse. In a series of small case studies, you will consider ways to approach these conversations with civility and compassion.

COM 636 Effective Listening and Feedback

Develop and reinforce interpersonal skills grounded in respect for the experiences and expectations of others. Practice listening with intentionality and constructing feedback that reflects a more nuanced understanding and comprehension. This course requires extensive journaling and reflection.

COM 638 Crisis and Conflict Management

 Examine best practices for deescalating conflict, especially under unexpected or stressful conditions. In addition to exploring dispute resolution, you will consider the entire crisis management lifecycle from prevention through recovery. As part of this course, you will develop a crisis communication plan for a specific organization.

According to The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Advertising, Promotions and Marketing Manager careers are expected to see faster than average growth over the next decade, and projected a 10% increase in jobs by 2031.

MBA Executive Communication Featured Courses

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Career Outlook

According to The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Advertising, Promotions and Marketing Manager careers are expected to see faster than average growth over the next decade, and projected a 10% increase in jobs by 2031.

Upcoming Start Dates

Next application deadline:

  • April 15, 2024

Next start date:

  • May 13, 2024