Founded in 1977, Keiser University is a private, non-profit university granting over 100 doctoral, masters, bachelors and associate degrees. In 2022, Keiser University is ranked the #6 top private university in Florida by Niche Best Colleges. It is also boasts a “national university” standing by the authoritative U.S. News and World Report. Keiser has a strong focus on professional excellence and its graduate programs are available both on campus and online in the fields of business, healthcare, technology, hospital management, education and criminal justice. Keiser University is accredited by the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges (SACSCOC). Keiser University is one of Florida's largest independent universities and in addition to its 100-acre flagship campus in West Palm Beach, the university boasts over 18 locations across Florida with additional international campuses.
The Keiser University MBA
Keiser University offers the only U.S. MBA that is taught entirely in Chinese. This MBA is led by a faculty of experienced, Hong Kong based professors, with lectures conducted in Chinese. These lectures are conducted weekly, during the evenings Hong Kong time, through Zoom and with Blackboard LMS support. Learners are also invited to in-person "Up-Close Discussions" with the teaching team and Hong Kong industry leaders ranging from finance professionals to company directors and entrepreneurs.
The Keiser University MBA program is designed to challenge learners to achieve excellence in the business world so that they can become effective leaders in both the local and international marketplace. The curriculum is practical and balanced, covering important theories and practices for today's business professionals. It comprises of 12 courses following 3 main themes – understanding businesses, managing businesses and leveraging information to effectively make business decisions. Pre-requisite courses may apply.
This degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). ACBSP and the Association to Advance College Schools of Business (AACSB) are the two established accreditations of graduate business programs. ACBSP focuses more on the balance between teaching and research while AACSB focuses more on research-oriented institutions. Along with Keiser University’s MBA, ACBSP accredits the business schools and programs of other leading universities such as University of Wisconsin, Purdue University, Texas A&M University and the City University of New York.
Taught in Chinese • Course materials in Chinese • Assessed in Chinese
ACBSP-accredited MBA degree
Top ranked U.S. national university
Flexible study mode led by live, online lectures • Optional in-person seminars
Taught by professors with years of experience teaching Hong Kong MBAs and business programs
Fast track – receive a recognized U.S. MBA in around 12 months
Assignment-based assessment, no dissertation
Affordable tuition fee • Student loans covering full tuition available
Experienced professors from top Hong Kong universities.
Instruction and assessment all in Chinese.
Live, online lectures: 1-2 evening classes per week.
Optional in-person seminars with professors and industry leaders.
Quick. Attainable in 13 months.
Assessed work is 100% assignments, essays, short quizzes and online chat discussions. No examinations or dissertations.
Lectures conducted flexibly on Zoom with support by the widely-used Blackboard LMS. Access to the university large online library database.
U.S. MBA with global reach, with English, Spanish and Chinese programs.
MBAs from the U.S. are most sought after in the world.
#6 top private university in Florida, by Niche Best College 2022.
National university status by U.S. News & World Report 2022.
Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Practical with a teaching focus.
All learners are registered in the Keiser University system and assigned student numbers.
Graduates of the MBA in Hong Kong receive the same degree as the graduates in the U.S.
What you will learn from this degree program?
Keiser University’s MBA program enables learners to contribute to the business profession and fosters independent learning. Upon the completion of this program, learners are able to:
Through a conceptual understanding, apply managerial leadership skills, marketing strategies and/or international business concepts, theory, and research to critically analyze and solve problems in unpredictable environments
Evaluate an organization’s financial position through financial statement analysis and/or forecasting
Compare economic environments and markets and their impact on business
Apply selected methods of quantitative analysis to enhance business decisions
Summarize and discuss the ethical and legal responsibilities of organizations
Demonstrate professional communication skills with writing, documentations and presentations
To receive a Keiser MBA degree, learners must complete the following 12 courses:
Program Courses (36 credits, not including any pre-requisite courses)
ECO581 Managerial Economics
MAN542 Business Research Methods
MAN551 International Business
MAN571 Organizational Behavior
FIN521 Financial Management
MAN575 Operations Management
MAN673 Organizational Change
MKT531 Marketing Management
Information-based Management Decisions
ACG5075 Accounting for Decision Making
BUS510 Advanced Decision Making
MAN671 Leadership Development
MBA699 Capstone: Business Strategies
The Keiser University MBA in Hong Kong is taught by Hong Kong-based professors with years of experience teaching MBA and business programs at the leading universities in Hong Kong. Team members have been approved and appointed by Keiser University as adjunct professors. The language of instruction is Chinese. The faculty team is led by Dr. Raymond Szeto.
Dr. Szeto has been working in the academic and business consulting field for over 30 years. He has taught many local and overseas PhDs, DBAs and MBA courses and is a specialist in research methodology and dissertation supervision. He has also taught master degree courses in Human Resources Management, Marketing Research, Business Organization and Management.
His clients include governments, NGOs, banks, retailers, import/export companies, manufacturing and commercial organizations in Hong Kong, Australia, Singapore, U.S, Japan, Thailand, Taiwan and Mainland China. Dr. Szeto has led consulting projects in corporate development strategy, marketing, business productivity enhancement, re-engineering, outsourcing planning, corporate talent management, strategic review and merging of business operations.
Dr. Szeto has a Ph.D. in Business Administration from The University of South Australia; Master of International and Public Affairs from The University of Hong Kong; Master of Philosophy (Information Systems) from The City University of Hong Kong; and Master of Applied Science (Operations Research) from University of Technology Sydney.
The teaching team all have PhDs in Business Administration or Philosophy from universities such as The University of Queensland, The University of South Australia and Bournemouth University.
The next intake will commence on early December 2022.
Online lectures every Tuesday and/or Thursday 7:30pm - 9:00pm. Lectures are typically scheduled for twice a week.
All assignments submitted through the Blackboard LMS. Assignments can be completed in Chinese.
Every quarter, learners have an opportunity to meet with the professors in person for a casual coffee chat. The teaching team, industry professionals and fellow MBA learners are invited to this informative networking event. The professors and guest speakers will give short talks.
Each course will also feature 2 hours of video lecture by Keiser MBA faculty in the U.S. with translation support.
Admissions & Fees
To be considered for admissions to this degree program, all applicants must:
The application also requests for a copy of your degree (which the university will verify), official transcript and certificate, an updated resume and copy of you HKID or another form of identification.
2 Pay a HK$950 application fee (which will be applied to your degree qualification verification). Payment details provided by email.
3 The first installment of the tuition fee must be paid within 7 days after the offer letter is issued.
4 Upon acceptance by the university, learner receives Keiser University student ID number, Blackboard accounts and course materials.
The total tuition fee for the MBA program is HK$138,000. Details are as follows:
Tuition can be paid in 2 installments. Each installment is HK$69,000.
The tuition fee does not include the application fee.
Student Tuition Loan
Dah Sing Bank will offer a full tuition loan at a preferential interest rate and with a repayment of 5 years. The monthly payment is about HKD2,000. Subject to TransUnion approval. Please inquire with your representatives for more details.
Upon completion of the MBA program, all learner will receive the certificate issued by Keiser University.
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This is an online degree and therefore not required for non-local registration in Hong Kong. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize the ACBSP-accredited degree that this program confers.