Vision

Oakland University fulfills its distinctive role among Michigan public universities by steadily enhancing an intellectual and ethical environment that prepares students to lead and serve in the local and world communities.

Strategies

  • Oakland University will provide high quality and challenge undergraduate education that offers students an enriching and diverse combination of liberal arts, professional education, and cultural and social experiences.
  • Oakland University will create a visionary general education program that provides all Oakland baccalaureate graduates with the intellectual and cultural foundation for productive citizenship and a satisfying personal life in the twenty-first-century world.
  • Oakland University's commitment to the highest quality undergraduate education will be shown by the high percentage of classes taught by full-time faculty.
  • A majority of classes taken by Oakland undergraduates will have sizes that maximize opportunities for student-faculty interactions.
  • Every Oakland undergraduate will have the opportunity to work with a faculty mentor in research or other creative endeavors.
  • Oakland University will offer a wide range of masters and professional doctorate programs that both strengthen undergraduate programs and meet the market demands of our society.
  • Oakland University will offer a limited number of Ph.D. programs focused on areas with a concentration of faculty expertise and of the critical need to the state, region, and nation.
  • Future growth in enrollment will continue toward a 20,000-student target matched with growth in faculty, staff, campus and student services and technological enhancements.
Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

EMBA

Oakland University School of Business Administration

Designed to provide health care professionals with an understanding of the management concepts and skills that will assist them in effectively managing in the healthcare ... [+]

Executive MBA in Health Care Management The Executive MBA in Health Care Management (EMBA-HCM) is designed to provide healthcare professionals with an understanding of the management concepts and skills that will assist them in effectively managing in the healthcare industry. The program is geared toward physicians and healthcare administrators with a minimum of five years experience, who wish to gain a strong understanding of the operational and strategic management in the healthcare industry. Elective Course Alternatives - Outcomes Assessment in Healthcare - New Ventures in Healthcare - Facilities Planning & Evaluation - Project Management in Health Care - Managing Technology in Health Care - Data Warehousing in Health Care - Health Care Marketing & Consumer Satisfaction - New Health Care Svcs. Development - Hospital Finance & Managed Care - Mergers & Acquisitions in HC - Forecasting in Health Care - Quality Assurance in Health Care - Cost Management in Health Care - Government Policy in Health Care - International Comparisons in Health Care - Managing Cultural Diversity - Hospital Administration - Transforming the Health Care Organization - Contracts and Negotiations in Health Care ... [-]

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MBA

Oakland University School of Business Administration

A program leading to the MBA with special emphasis in information technology and international business is offered by the School of Business Administration ... [+]

Master of Business Administration A program leading to the Master of Business Administration (MBA) with special emphasis in information technology and international business is offered by the School of Business Administration. It is designed to educate students for managerial roles in private, public, or not-for-profit sectors of the economy. MBA ElectivesAll MBA students are required to complete a minimum of 15 credits of electives. Of these, one course must be an information technology elective, and one must be an international elective. The remaining nine credits may be drawn from MBA open or specified elective courses offered by the School of Business Administration or from approved courses offered by other units of the university. All MBA electives are numbered at the 600 levels, with the exception of those electives offered as part of the Master of Accounting Program. MBA ConcentrationsIf an MBA student wants a more structured set of electives, they can take one of the MBA concentrations listed below. A single class may not count toward more than one concentration. Concentration eligibility will vary depending on the student's program requirements. - Accounting Concentration - Business Economics Concentration - Entrepreneurship Concentration - Finance Concentration - Financial Information Systems - Human Resources Management Concentration - Management Information Systems Concentration - Marketing Concentration - Production/Operations Management Concentration - International Business Concentration... [-]

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