Profile of MBA Program - Cape Breton University
Cape Breton University's Shannon School of Business, located in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality near Sydney, Nova Scotia, like its parent institution, offers an educational experience which is rooted in the culture, history, and political economy of its home province, in particular, and of the Maritimes, in general. The School aims to create successful but socially responsible and ethical economic and corporate leaders by educating students in the broad functional areas of business, in the particular knowledge of professional business designations, and in the social and ethical obligations of business.
The main program offered by the School is the Master of Business Administration in Community Economic Development (CED). Blending the disciplines of business and social sciences with the practice of community economic development, the MBA in CED is a unique program in Atlantic Canada designed for learners who aspire to play leadership roles in the public sector, in Third sector organizations, and in community-minded businesses. Cape Breton University's School of Business also offers over 6 other programs including the Bachelor of Business Administration Internship Opportunity, Bachelor of Technology Information (Co-op), Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management (3-year Internship), Certificate in Management and Certificate in Professional Development.
The Shannon School of Business at Cape Breton University is committed to fostering a student friendly learning environment through such things as maintaining low student/teacher ratios to facilitate student-faculty interaction and state-of-the-art learning facilities like 'Smart Classrooms' which are equipped with the latest teaching and learning enhancing technology.