Milpark Education

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Milpark Education
Milpark Stadio.jpg
TypePrivate Higher Education Institution
Established1997[1]
Students3000+
Location
Websitemilpark.ac.za

Milpark Education is a South African private educational institution offering business education, established in 1997. It offers both distance learning and contact learning options, although its qualifications are offered primarily via distance learning. Its qualifications are accredited by the Council on Higher Education.

The school has campuses in Melville, Johannesburg and Claremont, Cape Town, as well as a support office in Westville in Durban.

Candidates attending Milpark Education include employed individuals, entrepreneurs and school leavers completing tertiary education.

Courses[edit]

Milpark Education offers both contact and distance learning Higher Education (HE) and Further Education and Training (FET) qualifications as well as career-focused short programmes. Short Courses [2] are standardised or can be customised and occur over a three- to five-day period. Courses include Bookkeeping / Accounting, Project Management, Administration Management and Computer Skills.

Qualifications[edit]

Milpark qualifications are offered via various schools: Business School, Investment and Banking, Financial Planning and Insurance, Commerce and Milpark College. Milpark offers an MBA in General Management, as well as a BBA in this field. It also offers a Bachelor of Commerce[3] with several majors for specialisation. Graduates from Milpark Education receive qualifications that begin at NQF level 5 and extend to 6 and 7, and culminate in the Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) at NQF level 10. Its qualifications are accredited by the Council on Higher Education.

The following qualifications are available (listed according to School):

Business School[edit]

  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (PGDBA)
  • Executive Education in Leadership Development, Entrepreneurship, Business Expertise and Corporate Citizenship

School of Commerce[edit]

  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom): General commerce, majors in Compliance and Risk Management and Taxation
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA): General BBA, majors in Marketing Management or Human Resource Management
  • Advanced Certificate in Management
  • Higher Certificate in Management
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting
  • Short Course Programme in Advanced Accounting

School of Investment and Banking[edit]

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Banking
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Investment Management
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Banking
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) with majors in Investment Management or Banking and Investment Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) with majors in Banking or Credit or Compliance and Risk Management
  • Diploma in Banking
  • Advanced Certificate in Banking Services
  • Higher Certificate in Banking Services
  • Future-Proof Bankers Programme

School of Financial Planning and Insurance[edit]

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) with majors in Financial Planning or Short-term Insurance
  • Advanced Certificate in Financial Planning
  • Higher Certificate in Short-term Insurance
  • Higher Certificate in Financial Products
  • Higher Certificate in Financial Planning
  • Certificate in Financial Products

College: Vocational and FET Programmes[4][edit]

  • Financial Accounting
  • Tourism and Hospitality
  • Business Administration
  • Public Sector Accounting
  • Business Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Office Administration
  • Computer Studies
  • HR Management
  • Educational Training & Development Programmes
  • Generic Management

BEE status[edit]

Milpark is currently a Level Two Contributor, which is its broad-based BEE status.[5]

Ranking[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Company Details - About Milpark Business School". Archived from the original on 2013-04-21.
  2. ^ http://www.milpark.ac.za/short-courses
  3. ^ http://www.milpark.ac.za/qualifications/management-and-leadership/bcom-general
  4. ^ http://www.milpark.ac.za/qualifications/fet-programmes
  5. ^ http://www.milpark.ac.za/admin/misc_section/silo/downloads/uploads/2013517_105632_BEEcertificate.pdf[permanent dead link]

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