Center for Business Excellence announces September, October programs

Monday, August 27, 2007

The University of St. Thomas' Center for Business Excellence will offer the Mini MBA® Program and Mini MBA® for Technical Professionals in September, and five new distance learning programs in September and October.

Mini MBA® Program

Gain a practical foundation in current business theories and practices with the Center for Business Excellence’s Mini MBA® Program. This program will help participants develop a broad understanding of functional areas outside their normal activities and professional training.

A 75 percent discount is given to UST faculty and staff, and a 33 percent discount is given to UST alumni.

For more information or to register, contact the Center for Business Excellence, (651) 962-4600.

New health care distance learning programs

The Center for Business Excellence introduces new distance learning programs that provide health care and medical professionals, HR professionals, CEOs, CFOs, physicians, patients and others in related fields the opportunity to explore the latest “hot topics” in the industry.

Each session’s topic is presented by a field expert and Opus College of Business faculty, and participants are guided through a facilitated discussion.

Upcoming programs and their start dates:

Join one of these online forums and benefit from:

Access to the program’s exclusive Web tools, texts and discussion board for the duration of the program.
Resources and insights from field expert-facilitated discussion.
Current information on health care trends and issues.
Interaction and networking opportunities with colleagues in the industry.
A sounding board for dealing with the constantly changing health care and medical landscape.
Mini MBA® for Technical Professionals

Managers with technical backgrounds may not have the nontechnical, soft skills essential for success in their organizational roles. Gain these nontechnical managerial and leadership skills with the Center for Business Excellence’s Mini MBA® for Technical Professionals, beginning Sept. 20.

A 75 percent discount is given to UST faculty and staff, and a 33 percent discount is given to UST alumni.

For more information or to register contact the Center for Business Excellence, (651) 962-4600.

University of St. Thomas Press Release, 08/27/2007