Ashland University to Host Open Houses for One-Year MBA Program in Columbus and Cleveland

6/6/17 ASHLAND, Ohio – Ashland University’s one-year international master of business administration (MBA) degree program in both Columbus and Cleveland will host informational open houses in both locations.

On Saturday, June 10, from 9 to 10 a.m., an open house will be held at the AU Columbus Center located at 1900 E. Dublin-Granville Road in Columbus, while on Saturday, June 17, from 9 to 10 a.m. an open house will be held at The Cleveland MBA Center, 6393 Oak Tree Blvd. in Cleveland.

Ashland’s new one-year MBA program includes two international study tours and can be completed on Saturdays within a one-year period.

“We are very excited to offer this one-year program for those in the Columbus and Cleveland markets who want to earn their MBA quickly and travel the world on two international study tours and with an all-inclusive tuition of only $29,500,” said Dr. Elad Granot, dean of AU’s Dauch College of Business and Economics.

The Open Houses will include a continental breakfast as well as discussion of the curriculum and schedule of courses; unique features of the program including the MBA specialization and the two international study tours to Vietnam and Hong Kong and to the Czech Republic and Spain; admission criteria and how to apply; tuition, billing and financial aid information; a sample MBA course syllabus review; an international study tour student experience and a question-and-answer session.

Those with questions regarding the MBA program in Columbus can call 614.333.1633 or visit, while those with questions about the Cleveland program can call 216.208.8515 or visit

Ashland University, ranked in the top tier of colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2017, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University ( deeply values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.                                                                                ###