Innovation M.B.A.

iMBA Management Concentration

Designed to develop the specialized management skills to lead interdisciplinary teams, this concentration prepares students for leadership roles and focuses on business strategy. With a focus on effective professional communication and methods for moving teams toward a common goal, the management program prepares for an array of managerial roles.

Unique Aspects:

  • Perfect proper communication skills for the business setting.
  • Learn and practice negotiation tactics for all potential avenues, including unions, government, suppliers, employees and more.
  • Learn how to manage people and teams, and how to align teams with organization goals.
  • Put your skills to the test through team projects with companies like Johnson & Johnson or Verizon.
  • Gain real-world experience in internships or special projects at your workplace.

Management Courses

Communication, Negotiation, Creative Economy
Career Jumpstart or New Product Development

Total: 9 Credits

“You will examine global business by studying both traditional business management principles and the modern challenges involved in conducting business in a global environment.”

D.K. Malhotra, PhD, Professor of Finance; Director of Innovation MBA and M.S. Taxation Program


Two locations: East Falls and Center City

Same program, but in a location that may be more convenient to you- evening classes

Starting in the fall 2019 semester, we will begin offering select courses in our Center City location.

We will continue to add courses in center city for our students for whom downtown Philadelphia is a more convenient location.

Space is limited for the first semester, so apply now.

If you’re ready to apply, please apply to the Innovation M.B.A. program and during the process you’ll indicate your location of choice.

For more information, contact Cara Bishop in the Office of Admissions

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