The MBA degree from Clark Atlanta University opens doors for students seeking professional careers in major corporations in the areas of accounting, finance, information systems and marketing. The Business School prepares students to fill leadership roles through its challenging curriculum, innovative programs and supportive environment and then provides the opportunity for its students to market themselves by inviting Fortune 500 companies to recruit annually at the School of Business . The demonstrated success of those students who have graduated from CAU attracts interested companies to revisit the school year after year. This 36 credit hour program allows working professionals to obtain an MBA in 18 months without interrupting their careers. Courses are taught both online and in-class. 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 their focus.