Degree Programs

Sailor Receives Officer Commission After Earning Saint Leo Online MBA

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Dec 8, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Former logistics specialist credits Saint Leo MBA degree with helping him earn a highly competitive commission.

Jason Kouche has served in the U.S. Navy for six years and during that time he has had two goals: to earn an MBA degree and to receive an officer commission.

For three consecutive years, the petty officer first class, a logistics specialist, applied for supply corps commissioning programs. And three years in a row he was denied due to limited space availability.

But Jason persevered.

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Saint Leo’s Online MBA Sport Business Program Maintains Top Worldwide Ranking

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Sep 15, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Despite increasing competition, Saint Leo’s online MBA in sport business consistently ranks as one of the top three programs worldwide.

For the fifth consecutive year, Saint Leo University’s online MBA Sport Business program has been recognized by the prestigious industry publication, SportBusiness International, as one of the top online sports management programs in the world.

The July 2016 issue of the London-based publication lists Saint Leo’s online MBA degree program with a concentration in sport business as an international leader, placing the program at number three worldwide.

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Topics: MBA, Sport Business

Choosing The Right MBA Program

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Jun 6, 2016 8:00:00 AM

New Saint Leo e-book answers prospective students’ top questions about getting started on a graduate business degree.

Why did Maxime Langelier-Parent, a professional hockey player, decide to pursue an MBA degree while he was still with the U.K.’s Nottingham Panthers?

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Saint Leo Offers Two New Online MBA Concentrations

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Jun 2, 2016 8:00:00 AM

University’s newest online MBA concentrations are in supply chain global integration management and risk management.

Starting with the upcoming Fall I term, which begins on Aug. 22, 2016, students enrolled in Saint Leo University’s online MBA program can chose from two new concentrations: supply chain global management and risk management.

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Why An Online MBA?

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on May 5, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Get to know two members of Saint Leo’s MBA Class of 2016 and what motivated them to earn a master of business administration degree online.

As the global product line manager for Jordan Footwear, Brian Davison is based out of Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon. His responsibilities, however, take him all over the world – from Washington, D.C. or Los Angeles, to China, Korea and Vietnam.

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Q&A With Online MBA Grads

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Jul 6, 2015 3:00:00 PM

Saint Leo University's online MBA program prepares grads to move their careers in new and exciting directions.

As a radiology technologist with the U.S. Air Force and now in the private sector, Christopher Ellis finds joy in helping others and the health care industry rewarding. He turned to Saint Leo University’s online MBA in health care management for the preparation he needs to move into a management position.

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Saint Leo Online MBA Is Hockey Pro’s Power Play

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Jun 4, 2015 6:30:00 AM

When he’s not on the ice, professional hockey player Maxime Langelier-Parent is online, working toward an MBA degree in sport business.

Maxime Langelier-Parent has been passionate about hockey his entire life.*

Growing up in the small town of Léry in Quebec, Max, like so many Canadian boys, spent his childhood in skates and pads dreaming about playing professional hockey.

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Topics: MBA, Sport Business

Online MBA: Still Learning After All These Years

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on May 11, 2015 8:00:00 AM

A recent grad’s reflection on earning an MBA degree online later in life.

By Kim Payne, MBA, University Communications

Three decades is a long time. Now that our sons are grown men (33 and 31 respectively), I realize just how long a time period 30 years can be.

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Sport Management Careers: Getting Started

Posted by Mary Beth Erskine on Nov 20, 2014 7:46:00 AM


Three members of Saint Leo’s Sport Business Advisory Council share thoughts on what it takes to have a successful career in sport management.

If you’re pursuing a bachelor’s degree or an MBA degree in sport business, and you could sit down with successful professionals in the business, what would you want to know?

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Topics: MBA, Sport Business

The Value Of A Graduate Degree In Law Enforcement

Posted by Mary Beth Erskine on Oct 21, 2014 7:49:00 AM

Eileen Powell is Florida Highway Patrol’s first female troop commander in North Florida. Earning a graduate degree helped prepare her for the position.

For Eileen Powell, the decision to pursue a master's of business administration (MBA) online was not just a professional determination to diversify her skills and increase her employability – it was a highly personal one.

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Topics: MBA, Criminal Justice