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What makes the LSU Flores MBA Unique?

Newsroom | From the Faculty Nov. 9, 2023
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If you’re thinking about earning a business degree, consider the online LSU Flores MBA. This degree stands out in the realm of business education, for good reason. It provides a practical and comprehensive foundation in leadership, analytics, and business that our graduates use to become successful in their fields— and coursework is entirely online.

Read more about how the online LSU Flores MBA is a great degree option for those looking to improve their business skills.

Learn from an Expert Faculty

At the core of any outstanding educational program lies its educators. We take pride in our distinguished faculty members who play a pivotal role in shaping the minds of our students. Though students may learn in many ways throughout their academic journey, there are a few key experts who will guide them:

●      Christopher Denstel

●      James Fargason

●      Faik Koray

●      Helmut Schneider

●      Andrew Schwarz

●      Jacob Smith

●      Clifford Stevens

●      Edward Watson

●      Jianan Wu

Each instructor brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our virtual classrooms. Altogether, the online faculty boasts over 70 awards in the field. Many of our online instructors have also been published in a variety of scholarly journals and other media. 

You can explore their impressive backgrounds and credentials on the faculty bios page.

About the LSU E.J. Ourso College

The Flores MBA is offered through the esteemed LSU E.J. Ourso College of Business, an institution that has been instrumental in shaping Louisiana's economy and the future of its citizens since its establishment in 1928. Our affiliation with the E.J. Ourso College of Business is a cornerstone of our program's success:

● A Legacy of Excellence: Year after year, the E.J. Ourso College graduates over 1,000 exceptional students who go on to become the business leaders and entrepreneurs of tomorrow.

● Cutting-Edge Research: Our dedicated faculty engages in cutting-edge, innovative research that directly and positively impacts the business community, both locally and globally.

● Graduate Success: The success of our graduates speaks volumes about the value of a business education from the E.J. Ourso College. Alumni continue to support the college throughout their professional careers, demonstrating the enduring impact of our programs.

● Top-Ranked: Our degrees consistently rank among the top business programs nationally. This acclaim provides our students with a competitive edge in their careers.

● Alumni Network: The extensive alumni network ensures that our graduates are well-connected and prepared for success in the business world. The connections you make during your MBA can shape your future, and we offer the platform for you to build those connections.

● AACSB Accreditation: The Flores MBA program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

For more information about the E.J. Ourso College, visit its About Page.

Real-World Experience and Networking with Peers

In today's globalized business landscape, success often hinges on your ability to work effectively with teams. That's why the LSU Flores Online MBA emphasizes:

Practical Curriculum: We typically require some work experience for admission, and this ensures that all participants have real-life examples to draw upon in their coursework. The comprehensive curriculum allows you to apply theory to real-world situations. Additionally, our online program is designed to offer a customized and flexible pathway to meet our students' career goals. Students can tailor a degree specific to their interests through a required core, customized core, and customizable electives.

Online Learning and International Study

Our program also offers exciting international study opportunities for those interested in learning abroad. To learn more about this experience, explore our blog on traveling with the online Flores MBA.

STEM Designated Program

The modern, constantly evolving business landscape requires successful professionals to stay ahead of the curve. That's why we're proud to have earned a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) designation.

What It Means: Our STEM designation signifies a curriculum that integrates business fundamentals with STEM disciplines. This equips our graduates with the analytical and problem-solving skills to excel in data-driven decision-making.

Why It Matters: In today's job market, graduates with STEM backgrounds are highly sought after. This designation opens up career opportunities and strengthens your ability to adapt to technological advancements.

Read more about the LSU Flores MBA’s STEM designation.

Earn a Prestigious Business Education with the online Flores MBA from LSU

Ultimately, the LSU Flores MBA program is dedicated to providing an education that transforms lives and careers. If you're ready to take the next step in your professional journey, apply to the online Flores MBA from LSU today!

Explore the online Flores MBA today!

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