Concordia solidifies dual MBA degree with Ukrainian university


Posted on May 22, 2018 by Amanda Reitz

Concordia University Wisconsin has signed a dual degree agreement with a partner school in Ukraine that will allow Ukrainian and American students to more easily achieve an MBA degree from both universities. Concordia’s joint program with Ukrainian-American Concordia University (UACU) will begin instruction in fall 2018 for the first cohort of students. The program will be delivered over an 18-month to two-year period and will place a high emphasis on ethical business instruction. Students who successfully complete the entire curriculum, which includes a required study abroad period at the partner university, will be granted a degree from both CUW and…


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