Get your master's degree at the office
Stevens School of Business brings graduate level classes to a number of corporations. These onsite programs foster tight bonds between colleagues, who take classes as a cohort in the comfort of their worksite, and reflect the relevant teachings and applied methods that help Stevens alumni confidently address complex challenges and drive change on an enterprise-wide level.
A generous discount program — offered at no cost to the employer — puts our certificates and advanced degrees within easy reach of aspiring managers. We've designed our corporate programs to ensure that doing business with the School of Business is as easy and streamlined as possible, without endless bureaucracy and paperwork.
Become a change leader
Fifteen years into her career, Anagha Yerande, who was an associate product manager at JP Morgan Chase & Co. wanted to keep up with the rapid changes affecting the financial industry. “Even though I had two master’s degrees, when I saw that Stevens was coming to JP Morgan, I thought why not take this opportunity?" Anagha was eventually promoted to vice president. >> Full story
Stevens School of Business deploys its own research faculty and elite adjuncts, whether a course is delivered onsite, on campus or online. Stevens is committed to making the corporate education experience as good or better than other channels. Faculty relish the opportunity to work with experienced professionals who are tackling real-world, real-time issues as discussion topics or even projects in each class.
While the foundational degree requirements are constant, each corporate program is adapted to meet the demands of the business. Companies often draw on Stevens' expertise in areas like creative collaboration, design thinking, and technology and innovation management that lend themselves to the cross-functional class makeup. The cohort experience helps students forge deeper relationships as they work together in a learning environment; those shared experiences build a rapport and trust that pay dividends for the company.
Stevens' corporate programs are designed to require minimal interruption or bureaucracy for both students and sponsor company. For the student, the elimination of travel time can literally mean weeks of their lives back over the course of a full degree program. From the company, all that Stevens requires is promotional opportunity (via information tables and webinars) and evening access and classroom space. Perhaps most importantly, Stevens is able to offer a considerable discount for these programs.
Master's programs at Stevens strive to create immediate value for students through curricula that emphasize practical, hands-on instruction and opportunities to apply classroom learning to simulated problems. The complete list of graduate degree programs offered by the School of Business includes programs in Big Data and business intelligence, finance, and information systems management, alongside MBA and EMBA degrees. Many Stevens degrees can be earned fully online, without needing to visit the Hoboken campus.
The School of Business also offers a complete suite of four-course graduate certificates that provide an in-depth introduction into some of the most in-demand areas in business, such as marketing analytics, project management and business process management. Each certificate also can be applied to a full master’s degrees at Stevens.
Workshops and boot camps
Stevens offers a number of professional development workshops in areas such as technical and transformative leadership and Big Data. In addition, Stevens provides comprehensive software training in its high-tech financial systems lab to demonstrate the use of Python, Hadoop, R, SAS and NoSQL, among others, and their applications in business. Email [email protected] for more information.
FAQs for students
Stevens makes its corporate education programs as flexible as possible. A range of delivery options is available to suit the scheduling needs of businesses and their employers:
Onsite. Stevens faculty travel to your corporate office. Course dates and times are arranged according to the organization’s preference. Synchronous online delivery is possible at additional corporate locations.
Online. An immersive education experience is available exclusively online through Stevens’ award-winning distance learning platform.
Hybrid. Stevens will work with your organization to develop a combination of in-person instruction at your corporate site and online lessons that can be taken at students’ convenience.
The School of Business is committed to working with your organization to design programs that are best for your company and employees. In addition, the Stevens Center for Corporate and Professional Education provides a single point of contact for all processes to support corporate students, from application and enrollment through graduation.
FAQs for corporations
Typically, 12 participants are required for an individual course. For a certificate or degree program, between 15 and 20 participants are required.
Stevens will work with your company to design the most relevant program for your organization. Considerations include the number of participants, student backgrounds and levels of experience, organizational goals, cost (including tuition assistance programs), scheduling balance — including expected impact to both work and personal time — program duration, and location.