MBA (US Degree)

Why choose management?

The MBA program is designed to provide students with an advanced understanding of fundamental business concepts and practical leadership skills. The respective degree specializations will qualify graduates to advance to a management position, utilize organizational and leadership skills to improve business processes and provide innovative solutions, manage healthcare systems or organizations, plan a career in international trade or international ventures, start new organizations or revitalize mature organizations, or pursue a career in residential real estate sales.

The Program
Today's service-oriented economy presents both opportunities and challenges in the business domain. Business managers are faced with a formidable array of new products, emerging markets, international partnerships and mergers, and developing technologies. The Master of Business Administration program provides a broad view of the functional areas business managers need, including corporate finance, economics, strategic planning, marketing, and accounting.

General management
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree with a specialization in general management prepares learners to manage business, organizational, and cultural initiatives within our increasingly complex global business environment. Through its innovative, interdisciplinary curriculum, this practitioner-oriented degree offers both novice and seasoned managers a comprehensive business education built on proven adult learning principles. The program integrates key foundational theories, models, and best practices from diverse disciplines - including anthropology, psychology, and sociology - to enable learners to develop global perspectives and practical knowledge for managing people and productivity in global environments.

Course of study
The Master of Business Administration is a 42-credit program that is normally completed within three semesters and one summer school session. Full-time students take four 3-credit courses each semester, for a total of 12 credits per semester.

Students can pursue the MBA degree in Management with one of the following eight specializations: Entrepreneurship, General Management, Healthcare Management, Human Resource Management, International Business Finance, Organizational Development, Organizational Leadership, and Residential Real Estate Entrepreneurship. The sequence begins with basic courses that provide general knowledge of business and management, followed by advanced courses focused on the chosen specialization. Courses are offered in the evening and are taught in primarily as a classroom format, although online and hybrid (online and classroom) courses are also held.

Admission Criteria
Successful applicants are required to submit a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) recognized in the United States. The language of instruction in the M.B.A. program is English. Foreign applicants must demonstrate proficiency in English.

Application Documents
  • Baccalaureate Degree from an accredited college or university (or the equivalent)
  • A completed Application for Admission to the Touro Graduate School of Business
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • One Passport Photo
  • Copy of Passport or National Identity Card
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Motivation Letter
  • For applicants whose first language is not English and whose language of instruction in their undergraduate program was not English, a test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Internet based Test (iBT) score. Touro Graduate School of Business is score report number 6718.
  • Successful completion of prerequisite undergraduate courses in: Principles of Accounting I and II, Finance, Management, Marketing, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Statistics, and Computer Literacy in Business Applications, or the completion of an online preparatory course.
  • A non-refundable Administrative Processing Fee of €30 transferred from within the EU, or €50 transferred from outside the EU payable by bank transfer to:

Touro College Berlin
Commerzbank
Account No. 2700 34202
Bank Code 100 400 00
IBAN DE45100400000270034202
BIC/SWIFT COBADEFF

Application documents can be sent to the Admissions Office via post or e-mail.

Touro College Berlin
Office of Admissions
Campus Am Rupenhorn
Am Rupenhorn 5
14055 Berlin
Germany
E-mail: admissions(at)touroberlin.de

Admissions Interview
Candidates will be invited to a personal interview. If the applicant is unable to travel to Berlin for an appointment, the interview may be conducted by phone or Skype.

Tuition
Part-time studies are possible, and costs will be adjusted depending on the number of courses taken.

Tuition is due upon registration, before the semester begins. Tuition can also be paid in installments throughout the (optional; subject to approval). In exceptional, documented cases of financial need and academic excellence, other arrangements are negotiable. Students are not obligated to enroll in full-time programs; tuition is adjusted accordingly.

Degree requirements
Completion of 9 core courses, 4 electives within a chosen specialization, and the capstone course.
A cumulative GPA (grade point average) of 3.0 or better.