Franklin University

09/21/2023 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/21/2023 08:57

Franklin University Introduces its New MBA – Information Technology Specialization


Franklin University Introduces its New MBA - Information Technology Specialization


Sherry Mercurio
Executive Director, Office of Community Relations
(614) 947-6581
Email: [email protected]

Columbus, OH (September 21, 2023)

Franklin University, a leading educator of working adults, is pleased to announce the addition of its new specialization, Information Technology (IT), within its Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program. Today's announcement adds to the University's reputation as the #1 Online MBA program in Ohio by providing an expanding number of relevant academic offerings that align with a student's specific area of career interest.

Continuing its long-standing tradition of excellence, Franklin provides its students with a competitive advantage and tailored education for those interested in excelling in both business and technology.

Students in Franklin's online accredited MBA program learn from real-world leaders at the forefront of today's business landscape. With its new IT specialization, the University's MBA program is designed to offer core business fundamentals with immersion in database management, information security and IT-project management to showcase proven readiness.

Through the University's seven 6-week MBA courses, accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), students experience the practical, hands-on curriculum and real-world projects, essential for success as a leader or manager. With smaller interactive classes, students will develop a clear understanding of the financial and managerial accounting concepts that are used in daily operations, while merging disciplines of organizational effectiveness to formulate a comprehensive strategy to create competitive advantage. Three additional 12-week courses in project management, information assurance and database management comprise the IT specialization that complements the core MBA curriculum.

Built for working adults, Franklin University's MBA classes are 100% online and designed to align with students' career interests and aspirations. With a seamless admissions process and flexible course schedule, Franklin helps students balance education, with work, family, and life.

Learn more about Franklin's new IT - MBA specialization here.

About Franklin University

Accredited, nonprofit, and dedicated to educating adults since 1902, Franklin provides onsite course options at our Main Campus in downtown Columbus, Ohio, and is an innovator in providing personalized online education. The University offers applied in-demand undergraduate, masters, and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. Through agreements with partner institutions, the University also offers international academic programs, including its top-ranked MBA.

Franklin University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and holds specialized accreditations for specific academic programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation, and the Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management Education. The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated Franklin University as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE).

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