from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A college or university course of studies that offers instruction in general business principles and practices.
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- n. A course of study in higher education intended to prepare the students for a career in business.
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During his time in Australia he obtained a certificate in business administration from the Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne and undertook a work placement with an Australian confectionery firm.
But thanks to wonderful teachers, and a little boy who refused to give up, Neil eventually earned his undergraduate and master’s degrees in business administration at Tulane Universiry—and in just five years.
He received a master of business administration from UCLA, and was honored by the French government with a Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.
Nixon earned a first-class honors degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Greenwich, London, and a master’s in business administration from Henley Management College, Brunel University, London.