California State University Los Angeles - College of Business and Economics

Introduction

Cal State L.A., a member of the California State University (CSU) system, offers excellent and innovative educational opportunities to an urban student population that reflects the diversity of the Los Angeles basin.

Educational opportunities include:

  • Preparing students to appreciate, engage, enhance and transform the social, cultural, civic, and workplace structures of American and global societies;
  • Providing students with the capabilities, skills, and opportunities to take full advantage of life-long learning, including graduate and professional studies, and opportunities to participate in research, scholarly, and creative activities;
  • Offering students tools for personal and academic achievement, economic mobility, and healthier lives;
  • Serving as a gateway among the Cal State L.A. community, the greater Los Angeles community, and world community for shared educational and cultural life;
  • Providing high quality professional services to all constituencies of the University.

The College of Business and Economics

The College of Business and Economics at Cal State L.A. is a learning community of 67 full-time faculty and staff and more than 3,200 students dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education for a multicultural, global environment.

To be an important and relevant force in the new millennium, we are pursuing the development of market-driven programs that are globally-focused and technology-based. Los Angeles is the gateway to the twenty first century and we are proud to be an important player in the region's success. As the emerging nations in Asia and Latin America become dominant forces in world trade, Los Angeles will become the center for international trade and commerce in the United States. Our College is nationally-ranked, fully accredited, and a vital partner in the business tapestry of Los Angeles.

This school offers programs in:
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Programmes

This school also offers:

MSc

Master of Science degree in Accounting (MSc)

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Los Angeles

The M.S. degree in Accountancy prepares students for a wide range of employment opportunities in public accounting, industry and finance, government and nonprofit organizations. [+]

Master of Science degree in Accounting (MSc)

 

The M.S. degree in Accountancy prepares students for a wide range of employment opportunities in public accounting, industry and finance, government and nonprofit organizations.  The program is designed to produce individuals who are qualified with knowledge and techniques in one or more accounting areas: Accounting Information Systems; Financial and Public Accounting, including auditing and taxation; and Managerial and Cost Accounting. Graduates of the program are prepared to successfully challenge a professional examination for entry into the selected area; committed to professional and career development beyond their formal education into the highest executive levels of the selected area; capable of becoming leaders who exhibit high standards of ethical conduct within the profession; and  prepared for doctoral study and research positions.... [-]


Master of Science Degree in Information Systems

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Los Angeles

The Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) is designed to provide managers and professionals the necessary technical and managerial... [+]

 

Master of Science Degree in Information Systems

 

The Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) is designed to provide managers and professionals the necessary technical and managerial skills needed to fulfill the responsibilities of senior professional and project management positions in the Information Systems/Technology field.The MSIS degree program is organized into two Options: A Professional Option (PMSIS) designed for current IS/IT professionals, and an Executive Option (EMSIS) designed for managers and professionals working outside the IS field.

Admission to the Program

 

In addition to applying to the University, prospective students must submit a separate graduate program application to the College of Business and Economics. Applicants are admitted to the MSIS program based on a comprehensive review by the department of information systems of: their work experience reflected in a resume and two letters of recommendation from persons who have supervised the applicant's work that documents a minimum of two years' full-time professional level work experience in a business information system setting for the Professional Option, or three years' full-time professional level work experience in a management, professional, and/or operations setting for the Executive Option; and a minimum GMAT score of 500.... [-]


MA

Master of Arts Degree in Economics (MA)

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Los Angeles

The degree curriculum consists of a core as well as two options: Global Economics and Financial Economics. [+]

Master of Arts Degree in Economics

 

The degree curriculum consists of a core as well as two options: Global Economics and Financial Economics. The Global Economics option equips students with current knowledge of the global economy, together with investigative and technical skills, for business economic analysis desired by consulting companies, government agencies, multinational business corporations, and international organizations.The Financial Economics option provides students with essential analytical and technical skills in both economics and financial analyses desired by consulting firms, securities companies, and other related businesses in investment services such as investment banking, mutual funds, and insurance.... [-]


Contact

California State University Los Angeles

Address 5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, California 90032, United States
Website http://www.calstatela.edu/business
Phone +1 323-343-2810