Clark Atlanta University School of Business Launches Working Professionals MBA


ATLANTA, GA – June 6, 2019 -- Clark Atlanta University School of Business of Administration is launching the Working Professionals MBA Program (WPMBA), beginning fall 2019.

The WPMBA is designed for work professionals to obtain an MBA with the least amount of interruption in their careers. This program prepares the working professional to think strategically and comprehensively as a global leader with plans to advance his/her current career or to switch the career focus.   

The WPMBA consists of a 36-hour curriculum delivered in a modular format that is completed in 18 months. Classes are taught online and in-class.  All in-class courses are on Saturdays.

"No other graduate programs offer the life-changing experiences that Clark Atlanta University provides to you--We call this 'The CAU Advantage,' " said Dr. Bettye Clark, Special Assistant to Provost for Graduate Education.

"We are excited about our new Working Professionals MBA Program and anticipate that this will become another one of our flagship graduate degree programs. We encourage you to be among our first cohort in our new Working Professionals MBA Program."

Applicants must have 3 years of relevant work experience. GMAT waivers are available to qualified candidates. The application deadline is June 30, 2019.

For more information about the Working Professionals MBA and the other graduate programs and how to apply, go to or contact Dr. Cheryl Jester-George at or call 404.880.6044.


About Clark Atlanta University

Established in 1988 by the consolidation of Atlanta University (1865) and Clark College (1869), Clark Atlanta University (CAU) is one of the Nation’s foremost research institutions, offering students from around the United States and several foreign countries the opportunity to engage in 38 exciting areas of study at bachelors, masters and doctoral levels. Located in the historic heart of Atlanta, one of the world's great international cities, CAU’s nearly 4,000 students enjoy access to academic and co-curricular experiences, from forensic debate, to on-air broadcasting, to cancer research with world-renowned investigators. From the arts to zoology, CAU combines nearly 300 years of tradition with a solid focus on academic excellence to produce leaders who will shape the future of the global community. To learn more about Clark Atlanta University, visit .