The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) has partnered with Gwynedd Mercy University to offer you the opportunity to earn your Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in Transportation Leadership. Already have your MBA or just want to earn a business certificate by taking fewer classes? Then consider earning a Graduate Business Certificate. You also have the opportunity to earn degrees in other fields as well; keep reading for more information! SEPTA employees receive a 15% TUITION DISCOUNT!
Master of Business Administration
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in Transportation Leadership is designed to:
- Advance your career by encouraging strategic thinking
- Equip you with executive-level knowledge in transportation management
- Make an immediate impact on your organization’s operations
The degree program maximizes learning with personalized attention and online courses for convenient schedule flexibility. Accelerated completion times let you get to where you are going faster.
Goals of Concentration in Transportation Leadership
The MBA with a concentration in Transportation Leadership is a rigorous, 30-credit graduate degree program in business. It teaches key business skills in the MBA core, plus specialized knowledge in the effective management of transportation organizations and human capital management. Courses are offered one at a time in seven-week blocks.
Program Structure and Course Topics
The program consists of seven core MBA courses and three specialization courses. Course topics in the MBA core include:
- Ethical Decision Making and Corporate Social Responsibility
- Strategic Management
- Accounting for Decision Makers
- Marketing Planning
- Managing Business Operations
- Managerial Finance
Concentration courses include:
- Emergency Management to Support Organizational Efficiency
- Transportation Leadership and Management
- Public and Private Transportation Finance
Who Can Apply
This MBA degree program is open to graduates of a bachelor’s degree program at a regionally-accredited college or university. Applicants should have a preferred 3.0 GPA.
Students whose bachelor’s degree did not include significant business coursework may take up to six one-credit foundation courses that teach critical knowledge in areas such as accounting, marketing, and statistics. The foundation courses provide knowledge that is necessary for success in graduate-level MBA courses.
Applicants who fall just below the minimum GPA requirement (2.7-2.9 GPA) may request a review of their application by the program director. However, acceptance of an application for review does not guarantee admission into the program.
For complete admissions requirements, please see our University catalog.
More degree options
We also offer many other degree programs, both undergraduate and graduate, in a variety of fields that can provide you with new opportunities:
If you are only looking for online program options, then we have what you need!
All Gwynedd Mercy University programs are grounded in Mercy ethical values, enhanced and extended professional competency in business through critical thinking and practical application of theory to the workplace.
Ready to open the door to new career possibilities? Choose an educational provider that cares: Gwynedd Mercy University. Speak with one of our admissions counselors about our programs today!