Online Green MBA - an MBA in Global Sustainable Management focused on leadership, social responsibility and sustainable practices
Sustainable management looks beyond short-term quarterly profits, and focuses on long-term gain by incorporating the environmental and social costs of doing business into management decisions. The Online Green MBA empowers you to succeed in a fiscally, socially and environmentally responsible way.
6 courses in Business Administration from the Anaheim University Akio Morita School of Business Online International MBA Track
6 "Green" courses in Sustainable Management through the Anaheim University Kisho Kurokawa Green Institute
Interact with your professor and social entrepreneurs around the globe
Complete the Online Green MBA from anywhere in the world while working full-time
Online MBA courses start every 6 weeks
18-month intensive Online MBA program
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TUITION RELIEF DISCOUNT: Applicants enrolled by December 31, 2013 will receive a 10% tuition reduction for their entire program!
Tuition & Fees
How to Apply
Andrew E. Honeycutt, DBA
Andrew E. Honeycutt, DBA President
Andrew E. Honeycutt, DBA, President of Anaheim University, is the recipient of the Doctor of Business Administration degree in Marketing from Harvard University and the Masters in Business Administration degree in Organizational Behavior from Boston University. Dr. Honeycutt has served as Dean of the College of Business and Technology of Argosy University... Read More...
William Hartley Ph.D. William Hartley, Ph.D.
Vice-President of Student and Alumni Affairs Dean of the Anaheim University Akio Morita School of Business
Dr. Hartley's background is a combination of education, private sector work, teaching and consulting. Holding a bachelor's degree, three master degrees, and a Ph.D. from the University of Colorado, University of California at Berkeley and University of Wisconsin respectively,... Read More...
Caryn Callahan, Ph.D. Caryn Callahan, Ph.D.
Holding a Ph.D. in East Asian Languages in Civilizations with a specialization in Japan from Harvard University, and an MBA specializing in Finance-Accounting from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), Dr. Caryn Callahan is a former Vice President and International Equity Analyst for Merrill Lynch Japan as well as Financial Analyst for W.R. Grace &... Read More...
Jim Carland, Ph.D.
Dr. Jim Carland Carland Entrepreneurship Institute Director
Dr. Jim Carland holds a Ph.D. in Management Policy and Systems from the University of Georgia as well as an MBA from Western Carolina University and has held Certified Management Accountant (CMA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) qualifications.
Scott Hipsher, Ph.D. Scott A. Hipsher, Ph.D.
Dr. Scott Hipsher's educational background is diverse, having conducted research in Cambodia to earn his Ph.D. from Capella University in the U.S., and receiving his MBA from Bangkok University in Thailand and BS from the University of Maryland Asian Division in Japan. His professional experience is also global, as he has held a number of jobs including the Northeast... Read More...
William McPherson, Ph.D. William McPherson, Ph.D.
Dr. William McPherson earned his Ph.D. in Business and Marketing Education from New York University, as well as his MA in Administration & Supervision and BA in Marketing from Montclair State University. In addition to teaching at Anaheim University, Dr. McPherson has taught business and technology courses at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Central Connecticut... Read More...
David Nye, Ph.D. David Nye, Ph.D.
In addition to teaching at Anaheim University, Dr. David Nye has worked as a Professor of Management at Athens State University in Athens, Alabama, with broad experience as an author, consultant, and human resources executive. Before devoting himself to teaching, he was corporate Manager of Personnel Administration for The Standard Oil Company. Dr. Nye has also held corporate... Read More...
Patricia Ray, J.D. Patricia Ray, J.D.
Patricia Ray is an international educator and business lawyer. She received two law degrees: a Juris Doctor from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania and the LLM from the National University of Singapore. She also holds a Master of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Pittsburgh and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon... Read More...
Barbara Son, Ph.D. Barbara Son, Ph.D.
Professor Barbara Son has taught online courses in Data Analysis, IT Management and Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Anaheim University. Holding a Ph.D. in Urban Business Economics from Portland State University, and a Masters in Urban Affairs with a concentration in Technology, Business, Economics and Public Administration from Boston University, Dr. Son is well-experienced... Read More...
John Wang, Ph.D. John Wang, Ph.D.
In addition to serving as a professor in the Anaheim University Akio Morita School of Business, Dr. John Wang is a professor in the Department of Information and Decision Sciences at Montclair State University. Having received a scholarship award, he came to the USA and completed his Ph.D. in Business Administration at Temple University in 1990. Dr. Wang received his tenure... Read More...
Kwok Shum, Ph.D. Kwok Shum, Ph.D.Professor
Holding a Ph.D. in Management of Technology from the Tokyo Institute of Technology and a Master of Science in Engineering Economic Systems from Stanford University, Dr. Shum’s research and teaching interests lie in new technologies, renewable energy industry and deployment, the business of renewable energy and clean technologies. Dr. Shum has taught at Hong Kong University... Read More...
Michael D. Ensley, Ph.D. Michael D. EnsleyProfessor
Dr. Michael Ensley holds a Doctorate in Business Administration from Mississippi State University with a Concentration in Organization Theory and Strategy, an MBA from Western Carolina University, and a BSBA from Western Carolina University. He has published extensively on leadership and is one of the leading experts in top management teams in the country. He has published... Read More...
Beverly Little, Ph.D.
Beverly Little, Ph.D. Professor
In 1993, Dr. Little earned a Ph.D. from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, with a major in Human Resource Management and Organizational Behavior. Her dissertation, "Effectiveness, Performance and Motivation in a Team-Based Environment," marked her early interest in leadership and in teams. She also holds an MBA from Louisiana Tech... Read More...
Dr. Rawlins holds a B.A. from the University of California, and an M.B.A. from California State University at Chico. In 1983, she earned a Ph.D. from Arizona State University with major areas in management, business communication, and industrial engineering. A Professor Emeritus at California State University at Chico, she was most recently Graduate Program Coordinator.
JoAnn Carland, Ph.D.
JoAnn Carland, Ph.D. (1946-2013) Professor Emeritus
DrDr. JoAnn Carland was a writer, entrepreneur, scholar and educator. She earned a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology with a concentration in Computer Systems from the University of Georgia, and an M.Ed. from Western Carolina University. Her writing career produced more than a dozen books and 200 articles, as well as five novels. In a... Read More...
Online Green MBA - an MBA in Global Sustainable Management focused on leadership, social responsibility and sustainable practices
Global Sustainable management looks beyond short-term quarterly profits, and focuses on long-term gain by incorporating the environmental and social costs of doing business into management decisions. The Online Green MBA empowers you to succeed in a fiscally, socially and environmentally responsible way.
The Online Green MBA (MBA in Global Sustainable Management) allows you to complete your program from anywhere in the world while on the go.
About the Online Green MBA
Each term is 6 weeks in length, and you may enroll in new courses every 6 weeks.
Enroll in 1 course, several courses, or the entire MBA program.
Learn the foundations of management through 6 courses from the Anaheim University Akio Morita School of Business International MBA and learn to be fiscally, socially and environmentally responsible by completing 6 courses in Sustainable Management through the Anaheim University Kisho Kurokawa Green Institute
Complete all 12 courses and earn your Master of Business Administration in Sustainable Management degree.
Online Green MBA
Triple Bottom Line Accountability & Mgmt
Green Marketing & Environmental Product Design/Recycling
Corporate Social Responsibility & Ethics
Sustainable Enterprise Development & Leadership
Capstone Project in Sustainable Management I
Capstone Project in Sustainable Management II
Human Resource Management
Innovation & Entrepreneurship
During each 6-week term you will be evaluated on your participation in the daily online discussion forum, two 90 minute real-time online classes, an Internet Research Assignment, a team project, and a final individual project. Four courses will also include a proctored exam.
Through the Online Discussion Forum, discuss questions regarding your readings with your professor and fellow students around the world
At the end of the 1st and 4th weeks, join the two 90-minute real-time webcam classes
Develop valuable teamwork skills through a collaborative team project
Discussion questions and assignments can be tailored to your personal project or work situation
What you learn today can be used in your job tomorrow
The MBA in Global Sustainable Management trains its students in communication skills, the use of technology as a tool of effective management, ethics, analytical skills and the functional fields of business, leadership, teamwork and supervision, and the so-called “three Ps” of people, profit and planet. This Green MBA program prepares graduates to be global business leaders who will contribute to the development of sound economic and public policy in a globally competitive world.
Upon successful completion of the MBA in Global Sustainable Management program, students will be able to:
Discuss current conceptual and theoretical models, issues, and concerns in international business administration;
Describe current practices, issues, and concerns in international business administration;
Shift their thinking from managing the internal aspects and direct linkages of the corporation to assuming broader responsibilities for the entire enterprise which includes the practices of suppliers and their suppliers, customers and their customers, stakeholders, and those who dispose of or recycle/refurbish a product at the end of its useful life;
Articulate the vision of the triple bottom line to business stakeholders and conduct triple bottom line audits and reorganizations;
Systematically investigate sustainable marketing issues in the context of environmental impact in both a domestic and an international context;?
Develop a shift in paradigm of business thinking as a means of establishing sustainable marketing strategies;
Outline an approach to sustainability for small companies and for governmental and nongovernmental organizations;
Evaluate business issues within the context of ethics and social sustainability, and specify the kinds of laws, regulations and professional rules that bear on ethical decision-making;
Describe the purpose and benefits of strategic planning in order to keep a corporation on its path to sustainability
Kisho Kurokawa Green Institute
The AU Online MBA in Global Sustainable Management (Green MBA) is comprised of 10 intensive 6-week courses, followed by an individualized capstone project that is completed over two 6-week terms. The program can be completed in 18 months from anywhere in the world.
MBA in Global Sustainable Management Course Schedule 2013
Real-time online classes are 90 minutes; the first hour is led by the professor and the final half hour is for student-led discussion. All times are California/Pacific Time. Please note the schedule is subject to change.
NOTE: This schedule is subject to change. All class times are based on California time (PST).
MBA in Global Sustainable Management Program Fees
Affordable Pay-As-You-Learn System: Pay for only one course at a time, or receive a 10% discount on tuition by paying 100% of your program fees at the time you enroll.
Application and Registration Fees
Application Fee (Non-refundable after 5 days)
Registration Fee (Non-refundable after 5 days)
Per Course Fees
Tuition Fee ($375 per credit x three credits)
$1,125/course taken *
$ 200 / term
Per Course Fee Total:
Transfer Credit Fee
$ 125 / credit
One Time Fees
Course Completion Letter
$ 35 (optional)
Degree Program Total
Degree Program Total
*Applicants enrolled by December 31, 2013 will receive a 10% tuition reduction off of their entire program, making the program total $15,025.
Note: The list of tuition fees does not include textbook fees. Textbooks average approximately $150 - $200 per course. To maintain active status, the records fee must be paid even if skipping a term.
Tuition may be paid on a course-by-course basis. Students who pay all program fees at one time are eligible for a 10% discount on tuition. Students may make payment by check, credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover), money order or bank transfer. To maintain active status, the records fee must be paid even if skipping a term.
Diplomatic and Military Service Discount: From January 1, 2006, those who have served their government through either diplomatic or military service may be eligible for a 10% discount.
An application for a Sustainable Management MBA must include the following:
Application fee ($75)
One recent color photograph (digital is okay).
Official undergraduate transcripts from an accredited institution recognized by the US Department of Education and/or CHEA, or by the government of the country in which the degree was awarded, in a sealed envelope from the awarding institution. ( Note: If the university does not routinely issue transcripts in English, original language records must be submitted with official English translations. We will accept translations issued by the university or a professional translating service. Translations must be exact and complete versions of the original records.)
Non-native English speakers must demonstrate college-level proficiency in one of the following ways:
Degree from an accredited institution where English is the primary language of instruction.
Transcript from an accredited institution indicating completion of at least 30 semester hours of credit where the language of instruction was English (“B” average)
Transcript from an accredited institution indicating a “B” or higher in an English composition class.
A minimum TOEFL score of 530 PBT / 197 CBT/ 71 iBT.
A minimum PTE (Pearson Test of English Academic Score Report) of 50.
A minimum BULATS Level 3 (60), accepted only for Cultura Inglesia in Brazil.
A minimum grade of Level 3 on the ACT COMPASS’s English as a Second Language Placement Test.
A minimum grade of Pre-1 on the Eiken English Proficiency Exam.
A minimum B1 English proficiency level identified within the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) Standards and assessed through various ESOL examinations, including the University of Cambridge.
Once your application materials have been approved, you will need to submit an Enrollment Agreement and tuition payment to complete the enrollment process.
Internet Access All students are required to have access to a computer equipped with Internet access capabilities.
Entrance Examination There is no entrance examination required for admission to Anaheim University.
Transfer Credits Anaheim University will accept up to two graduate semester classes or 6 units awarded by another institution toward a Masters in Entrepreneurship; International MBA, Diploma or Certificate; and Sustainable Management MBA, Diploma or Certificate at Anaheim University. The entering student will be required to clearly demonstrate the equivalency of a transfer course through relevant documents (syllabus, catalog, course outline) and justify its acceptance through petition. No course will be considered for transfer with a grade lower than a “B” or its equivalent. Petitions are directed to the specific Dean for the affected program. There is a fee of $125 per unit of credit transferred, and the overall program cost will be adjusted to reflect credit for the approved class(es). All petitions for transfer credit must be submitted as part of the student’s initial application to the University. Credits awarded as part of another degree will not be accepted for transfer.
Prior Experiential Credit Anaheim University will not extend experiential credit to any student.
We currently do not accept students who reside in Alabama, Arkansas, Maryland, and Minnesota due to regulatory matters. For more information, please call our Admissions Director at 714-772-3330.
The steps below are general guidelines for joining a program at Anaheim University. Just complete the following steps and, if approved, become part of Anaheim University's global community within 2 weeks.
Read thoroughly through the pages of our website and catalog
The following documents are required for admission:
Application form (submit online)
Application fee payment (Submit credit card information online, mail check or send bank wire transfer)
One recent passport-size color photograph (submit online or mail original)
Official English language proficiency test score report if you are a non-native English speaker (mail original)
Official transcripts.† (mail original)
Resume †† (submit online)
Brief Statement.†† (submit online)
Resume documenting a minimum of 4 years experience in some aspect of TESOL (teaching, teacher education or publishing).+++(submit online)
An outline (1,000 words) of the research that the applicant envisions undertaking for the dissertation. +++
Three references attesting to personal and professional qualifications. One reference must be from each of the following:+++ - A recent employer. - A TESOL professional who can attest to the applicant’s potential as a doctoral student. - A member of the academic faculty where the applicant completed his/her MA.
††† Ed.D TESOL Only †† MA TESOL Only † Not applicable to TESOL/TEYL Certificate Programs
Pay the application fee of $75 (Degree/Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate program) or $50 (TESOL Certificate/TEYL Certificate).
This fee may be paid by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover Card, check or bank wire transfer.
Send all required application documents you do not submit online by registered mail to the Office of Admissions at: Anaheim University Office of Admissions Room 110 1240 S. State College Blvd. Anaheim, CA 92806-5150 USA
Upon receipt of application materials, a receipt for the application fee will be sent to you. In case your application materials are incomplete, please follow the directions issued by AU. When the Dean has approved acceptance of a student, an acceptance message and enrollment agreement form will be sent to the student.