American University offers a rigorous MBA that features a consulting concentration with a global perspective. Tailored toward midcareer professionals seeking advancement in leadership roles, the curriculum combines courses in management, analytics, research, and problem solving. Consulting degree students complete nine core courses and three elective courses as part of 48 total credits. Foundation coursework includes integrated marketing communication, managerial statistics, business intelligence, and methodologies in management consulting.
The program requires two in-person intensives to engage student teams in addressing business problems. One intensive takes place at the Washington D.C. campus and the other at an international location. Prospective students do not need to submit GRE or GMAT scores for admission.