Achievements Take Center Stage at FOSA

April 11, 2014

On Monday, April 14, accomplishments from every discipline at Rockhurst University will be on display during the annual Festival of Student Achievement.


Choosing a Graduate Business Program

Each level of business education has its respective goals. An MBA works toward business fluency and strategy. An executive education focuses on business mastery and organizational achievement. Learn more about each program to help determine which one is best for you.

Helzberg MBA



  • Ideal for
  • College seniors
  • Recent grads
  • Working professionals
  • Ideal for
  • High-potential managers
  • Experienced executives
  • May or may not have a business background
  • Ideal for
  • KC University of Medicine and Bioscience students
  • About the program
  • Integrated program
  • Course work supplemented by coaching sessions and workshops
  • Focus on business knowledge, personal and professional development, and real-world application
  • About the program
  • Cohort program
  • Students work in groups to tackle real-world challenges for their firms and community organizations
  • Focus on organizational transformation, networking, mentorship and connecting to the greater community
  • About the program
  • Dual-degree program
  • Students develop a comprehensive business plan and present it to a loan officer as if seeking funds for a new practice
  • Focus on practical health care skills
  • Time commitment
  • Five, eight-week terms per year
  • Most classes held in the evenings
  • Can be completed in as little as five terms, but most students take two years
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  • Time commitment
  • Meet every other Saturday and two Fridays per semester
  • 21 months to complete
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  • Time commitment
  • Classes integrated with KCUMB four-year schedule
  • DO/MBA students walk with their KCUMB class
See a sample schedule

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97.2% of Helzberg undergrads are employed or accepted into graduate school within six months of graduation.

Undergraduate Programs

Get the strong communication, teamwork and leadership, knowledge and skills that employers want. The Helzberg School of Management is the Jesuit, Midwest-college experience that puts you on a path to succeed in the real world. Learn the business knowledge and skills to capitalize on your talents and shape your career with a Helzberg School of Management undergraduate degree or minor.

Explore undergraduate degrees and minors

The Helzberg School brings the business community environment to the classroom to fully prepare you for your career. Our undergraduate programs give you experience partnering and working with businesses in the Kansas City community. See some of our real world projects.

Exceptional Students, Exceptional Company

Graduates of Rockhurst's Helzberg School of Management find themselves in high demand, and for good reason. Being Kansas City's only private AACSB International accredited institution places the Helzberg School in elite company with the top five percent of the world's business schools who achieve this distinction. That's the Helzberg difference. Learn more about the importance of AACSB accreditation