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MBA: Enterprise Resource Planning Specialization

Program Overview

Optimize your organization.

As an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) professional, you’ll provide the expertise needed to streamline and optimize departments and processes for the operational and financial benefit of the company.

With Scranton’s MBA specializing in ERP, you’ll gain both managerial and technical skills to connect diverse data points and utilize resources most effectively.

As an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) professional, you’ll provide the expertise needed to streamline and optimize departments and processes for the operational and financial benefit of the company.

With Scranton’s MBA specializing in ERP, you’ll gain both managerial and technical skills to connect diverse data points and utilize resources most effectively.

Quick Facts

2–3

years to complete

36

total credit hours

$965

per credit hour

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Join an Official SAP-Partnered Program

As an ERP expert, you’ll provide your organization with a competitive superpower — the ability to put data to work. You’ll facilitate both process improvement and problem solving in areas such as production, finances, human resources, sales and distribution.

With Scranton, you’ll enjoy the combined power of our top-rated MBA program and our official partnership with SAP’s University Alliances Program. This means industry standard software and methodologies are integrated seamlessly into your education. (No previous SAP experience required.) You’ll also have the opportunity to attend SAP Boot Camp and sit for the SAP Certified Business Associate exam with SAP ERP 6.0 certification.

And with tuition rates much lower than similarly top-ranked competitors, we’re proud to provide you an exceptional value for your investment.

Career Outlook: Higher Demand, Higher Salaries for SAP

SAP managers can anticipate job growth at almost double the national average, 9.3% over the next decade. They currently earn a median income of $121,022, with the top 10% of earners taking home more than $151,024 annually.1

ERP analysts and consultants currently earn a median $83,533, with the top 10% earning more than $114,151 annually. Your MBA can position you to become one of these top earners.1

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Curriculum: Learn in Real-Life Production Environments

Our ERP specialization is delivered in partnership with SAP, developer of the gold standard in ERP software. And with coursework that often simulates real production scenarios, you’ll put your skills to work with ease.

The Kania School of Management is among a small number of institutions accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. This specialization is taken as part of the 36 total credits required for the MBA degree.

Curriculum

Program Outcomes: Connecting Data and Solving Problems

The Enterprise Resource Planning specialization of Scranton’s MBA curriculum will prepare you to:

Available Specializations

We offer eight robust specializations and a customizable general MBA option, so you can gain exactly the skills you need to succeed in the area you’re passionate about.

MBA: Accounting

Develop accounting skills to solve complex business problems and maintain a financially healthy organization.

MBA: Business Analytics

Make sense of big data to help companies survive and thrive with theory and new hands-on skills in business strategy.

MBA: Finance

Get the skills to conduct financial analyses, develop capital budgets and assess an organization’s overall financial health.

MBA: Healthcare Management

Supervise healthcare facilities, plan and direct operations and manage teams to ensure excellent patient care.

MBA: Human Resources Management

Acquire skills in strategic staffing, evaluating workplace operational goal setting and enterprise-level human resource management.

MBA: International Business

Navigate global business well-versed in global finance, international politics, cross-cultural differences and supply chain management.

MBA: Operations Management

Equip yourself to lead your organization with project management, quality control and financial management skills.

Admissions Requirements

To apply for Scranton’s Master of Business Administration program, you’ll need:

*May be required for some applicants. You will be informed of your individual requirement after a review of your completed application.

Find more details on the MBA Admissions Requirements page.

Admissions Info

Tuition Details

The MBA program at The University of Scranton consists of 36 credit hours and costs $965 per credit hour.

We strive to provide you with an affordable, high-quality education. That’s why we’re ranked a Best Value School, Regional Universities North, by U.S. News & World Report for 2020.2

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Faculty: The Kania School’s Team of Specialized Experts

As a student of the Kania School of Management, you’ll have access to industry experts, each with a focused background that aligns with our specialized curriculum.

No matter what you’re passionate about in business, you’ll connect with a network of mentors who share your enthusiasm and can teach you exactly what you need to know.

Kania School Faculty

Why Learn Online?

Earn a degree without interrupting your career. You’ll be part of an online learning community led by a diverse and expert faculty. Online programs reflect the same rigorous standards as our on-campus programs.

Scranton Online

Financial Aid

Financial aid options are available to help you pay for your education. A personal financial aid counselor will assist you in identifying and taking full advantage of all opportunities.

Financial Aid Details

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have a question we don’t cover here, request more information or call 866-373-9547.

Students can complete the MBA program in as few as two years or as many as six years. However, most students typically complete the program in two to three years.

With an MBA degree from The University of Scranton, you’ll be ready to take on new experiences and challenges in the business world.

Choose from eight different specialties to focus your studies on the career path that inspires you. Specializations include Accounting, Business Analytics, Enterprise Resource Planning, Finance, Healthcare Management, Human Resources Management, International Business, and Operations Management. You may also choose the General MBA option to build a MBA that fits your educational goals.

To learn more about the career opportunities available to you with an MBA degree, visit our career outlook page.

Yes. Applicants to the MBA program are required to have a minimum of three years of supervisory or professional work experience.

Students must also have a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university. While there is no requirement for undergraduate degrees to be business-focused, students lacking certain requisite background requirements may need to take up to 12 one-credit foundation module courses.

The University of Scranton’s MBA program costs $965 per credit hour, totaling $34,740–$46,320, depending on specialization.

For more information about tuition, additional costs, and financial aid options, please visit our tuition page.

Scranton’s online MBA program is a part-time program. Students generally complete one course per term over the program’s two-year duration. With an advisor’s approval, it is possible to take multiple courses per term.

The MBA program includes six core classes and a minimum six additional classes you can choose from to fit your educational goals. With an emphasis on flexibility, our program offers you the ability to explore one specialization in-depth, or combine courses from throughout our offering to meet your personalized goals — the choice is yours.

You can discover more about our full list of coursework requirements and each specialization on our curriculum page.

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Sources:

  1. Burning Glass Technologies: Labor Insight™. Retrieved November 22, 2019.
  2. U.S. News & World Report (2019). The University of Scranton Rankings. Retrieved November 25, 2019, from https://www.usnews.com/best-colleges/university-of-scranton-3384/overall-rankings.