Master in Arts in Business

MAB: The Fuel You Need to Take the Next Step

You’re ready to move ahead at work but don’t have all the knowledge you need to do it. The MAB covers critical areas of business, taught by academic faculty with years of professional experience in their fields. You will gain the knowledge and skills you need to build the career you’ve been dreaming of.


Even if your ideal position doesn’t fit the mold of standard “business,” to move ahead, you need a solid foundation of business understanding.
Consider this scenario: You are a talented designer with a fine arts undergraduate degree looking for a career with an interior design company. You have the talent, the drive, and the creative skills necessary to be successful. However, when you look through the job responsibilities of an open director position, you see that it requires you to:

Walsh’s MAB can prepare you to meet all of these requirements. Management, finance, and accounting courses will give you the business knowledge to successfully handle your job responsibilities while communications courses will help you confidently convey your skills and prepare you to identify and sell to prospects.
You’ve put your plan of running your own business into motion. You have a dream, but no formal business training. After a trip to the bank to secure a small business loan, you might find that your dream has to wait. The questions from the loan officer are straightforward, but you don’t have all the answers:
  • How is your business different than the competition?
  • How is your business different than the competition?
  • How is it better or where does it need improvement?
  • What are the market dynamics?
  • How will you articulate this in your marketing?
  • Can you proceed with a portion of the funding you need?
  • What are your projected cash flows?
  • How much debt can you take on?
  • What additional costs can you expect during the first year of business?
  • Will you be able to invest in automation?
Countless entrepreneurs’ ideas and products are never fully realized because of a lack of core business knowledge. Walsh’s MAB will give you the skills you need to:

Rejoining the workforce after an extended time away can be a challenge. The Walsh MAB gives you a solid foundation of in-demand skills that apply across many industries: healthcare, law enforcement, communications, and more.

The Walsh MAB integrates these abilities with your existing core professional skills, making you more marketable to employers.

Success at work often leads to promotion and more responsibility.

These career moves require graduate-level business skills in management, finance, information technology, and communications.

Walsh’s MAB will prepare you to manage the challenges of today’s ever-changing business climate and take that important next step in your career. You are ready for this challenge.

Contact a Walsh advisor today at 248-823-1600 or email