The program is two-years long and year-round (8 sequential quarters). The Creative Enterprise MBA + Business Accelerator includes:
a) completion of 60 units of coursework at Meridian University to achieve the MBA.
b) successful completion of a minimum of 2 modules in the Uptima’s Small Business & Enterprise Accelerator.
Meridian accepts applications year-round. MBA students enroll in the Business Accelerator program to begin classes in the Summer quarter of their first year or Fall quarter of their second year, depending on which Uptima module they are beginning with.
Meridian’s Creative Enterprise MBA uses a number of learning frameworks to support your education. Meridian’s Creative Enterprise MBA uses weeklong face-to-face seminars twice a year, online courses, regular activities, internships and teleseminars. Together these frameworks provide a very rich learning context that supports personal transformation, deep relationships and professional skills. Uptima’s Small Business & Enterprise Program courses are weekly in-person workshops led by experts in each topic, with additional online resources and activities related to the weekly workshop content. All Uptima content and activities are focused on developing the business.