Columbia University's Business School and the Fudan University School of Management, in Shanghai, China, are starting joint programs to teach international business issues to Chinese financial executives. The first program will be in Shanghai and will focus on emerging financial markets.
Boston University is starting a four-month graduate diploma program in entrepreneurial management. The program will mix traditional classroom instruction with briefings from successful business leaders.
The College of St. Catherine, in Minnesota, is offering a new certificate program for people seeking to obtain a reimbursement analyst certificate. The program trains people for jobs in the growing profession of people who deal with health insurance claims.
Duquesne University is starting a master of science in sports leadership.
California State University at Long Beach plans to start a doctoral program in education in the fall of 2007. Recent legislation in California opened up the possibility for California State campuses to offer such programs.