Executive MBA offered in Innovation and Design

6/30/2006

Suffolk University Sawyer Business School 's Executive MBA program will now be offering a concentration in Innnovation and Design Management, allowing designers of all types the opportunity to bridge the knowledge gap between the art of business and the art of design.

Scheduled to launch in September, this 18-month, Saturday-only program has been created specifically for design professionals seeking the business acumen necessary to manage design-driven innovation.

This particular concentration's multi-disciplinary approach gives professionals in fields as diverse as brand management, product design, engineering, supply chain management and graphic design, the analytical and practical skills needed to effectively manage design and innovation at both the strategic and project level.

“Suffolk 's Executive MBA Concentration in Innovation and Design Management provides you with the perfect bridge between design and business by integrating innovation, design, business and management,” said Suffolk Business School Dean William J. O'Neill, Jr.

“In this program, you will learn the tools to improve your business knowledge and performance.”

By participating in Suffolk 's Executive MBA program, you will receive the benefit of an education from a world-class faculty with extensive involvement in the local and global business community. You also will receive an integrated education that draws from business fundamentals and real-world experience.

In addition, the Suffolk Executive MBA concentration in Innovation and Design Management will provide you with the proper skill-set needed to participate at a senior level in your organization. By embracing this program, you will be able to expand your knowledge and turn your personal/career vision into reality.

“You will find yourself surrounded by a network of peers who champion design, capture the value of creativity, and foster innovation,” said Dean O'Neill. “In this educational environment, you will build a reservoir of knowledge and access to life-long learning that will sustain you throughout your career.”

Suffolk 's Executive MBA was established in 1975 as New England 's first Executive MBA program. To learn more about the Executive MBA, or the concentration in Innovation and Design Management, you can utilize the following contact methods: telephone (617.573.8660), e-mail (execmba@suffolk.edu) or web site (http://www.suffolk.edu/execmba).

Suffolk University, located on Boston 's historic Beacon Hill, with campuses in Madrid , Spain and Dakar, Senegal ( Africa ), is a comprehensive global institution distinguished by its teaching and the intellectual contributions of its faculty. Suffolk offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 70 areas of study. Its mission is to provide quality education at a reasonable cost for students of all ages and backgrounds, with strong emphasis on diversity. Suffolk has a combined enrollment of more than 8,300 full-time and part-time students at its Law School , College of Arts and Sciences and Sawyer Business School.

 

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