Why Our MBA?
Corporate recruiters ranked the Argyros School 30th among full-time MBA programs, and placement rankings increased dramatically. Based in California, Chapman's Argyros graduates make roughly $69,000 in salary and bonus to start, with enviable 87.5% placement rate within three months of graduation.
Anglo-American University offers a prestigious MBA program taught entirely in English right here in Prague. The Prague MBA Program is an 17-month program in cooperation with Chapman University’s Argyros School of Business and Economics (ASBE) based in California USA.
Top Ranked MBA Globally
After having completed the 17 month program, students are conferred the degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA) by Chapman University based in Orange, California, USA. Chapman University has been featured and gained a very good placement in different prestiges rankings (U.S. News & World Report’s 2016, Bloomberg BusinessWeek ranking). The Argyros School of Business and Economics was named 4th among private schools in California.
Diverse classes and the highly interactive, case study driven, strategic courses that the MBA offers all give our alumni the competitive edge to take their careers to the next level. AAU is proud to have top project managers, general managers, financial directors and analysts, risk managers, division directors, and more among its alumni.
Quality Guaranteed by Accreditations
The Chapman Prague MBA program is the only MBA program in the Czech Republic which is so strongly accredited. The quality of the program is ensured by two levels of accreditation. First, the Chapman University’s Argyros School of Business & Economics (ASBE) is accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), the “gold standard” of business school accreditation. Secondly, both Chapman University and AAU are regionally accredited by WSCUC (WASC Senior College and University Commission), one of six American regional accreditation associations acknowledged by the U.S. Department of Education.
Recognition that Makes a Difference
The program became the first and only MBA program to be recognized by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports in the Czech Republic as a master’s degree program. This is also the only MBA program in the Czech Republic that grants its participants official “student status”, giving them access to student discounts and benefits.
Bridging Prague and California
AAU prides itself on offering a unique international experience to all its MBA students. The international environment is additionally promoted through our encouragement of students to take a course at Chapman University in California. Our students also have the opportunity to begin their studies in Prague and successfully conclude them by attending the MBA graduation ceremony at Chapman University. Such opportunities give our Chapman Prague MBA students a competitive advantage within the global market by providing them with a much broader perspective on life and business. Studying at AAU enables a first-hand experience of various cultures, educational methods, and ideas.
Tuition for the program amounts to CZK 450,000 (about USD 21,500*), including the mandatory instructional materials fee. Attending the Chapman MBA in Prague is 75% less expensive than the attending the same MBA taught at Chapman University in California. With the “Early payment discount” (by June 30th) students can save an additional 5% on the tuition fee. Payment plans are available – please contact our Director for Finance, Zdeněk Johanovský, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Top Tier Faculty
Chapman Prague MBA students are taught by qualified, experienced faculty who use the highly interactive Western style of engaging students in participative learning. 60% of the program’s credits are taught by Chapman University professors. The remaining courses are taught by local industry experts who hold prestigious degrees, including professionals from Fortune 500 global companies based in Prague.
*At the exchange rate of CZK 21 / USD 1. The amount in USD may vary in accordance with the current exchange rate.