MSU Dubai Executive Director Kevin Dunseath said the degree, currently offered online, will be offered beginning in October as a "blended learning format" of face-to-face instruction, online coursework and practical experience in a professional setting.
"Our new focus on a less broad range of activities, with a special emphasis on high-quality graduate and executive education programs, has enabled us to concentrate our energies, strengthen our presence in the region and build new and strong relationships," Dunseath
said in an email.
is, as we are all aware, an extremely strong and well-established institution with a powerful global presence and reputation," Dunseath
said MSU Dubai plans to offer additional graduate degrees in the future, including master's degrees in U.S. law and jurisprudence, as it continues to rebuild its academic presence in Dubai.
"Looking ahead, the main challenge will be in continuing to introduce relevant new programs and activities to the region while ensuring that everything we do for MSU in Dubai serves indisputably to further enhance MSU's brand," he said.