TSU Partners with Entertainment Expert to Create New Entrepreneurial Institute

Style Magazine Newswire | 2/13/2018, 3:12 p.m.
The Office of Continuing Education (OCE) has partnered with music and business leader Mathew Knowles to create the Mathew Knowles ...
Ricky Anderson

The Office of Continuing Education (OCE) has partnered with music and business leader Mathew Knowles to create the Mathew Knowles Institute (MKI). The Institute’s entrepreneurial, entertainment and music business courses are designed to teach students a range of practical skills necessary to succeed in today’s competitive global marketplace.

MKI is a customized, self-paced program that offers certificates in management, sales and marketing, career development, human resources, entrepreneurship and entertainment. Specialized courses include public relations boot camp, creating and managing your corporate brand, managing across cultures, building better teams, the art of negotiating and communication strategies.

“Texas Southern University is committed to supporting and exceeding the changing needs of our students due to the steady growth of online education and degree programs,” said TSU President Austin Lane. “Full online degree programs provide more flexibility in achieving a college education for our diverse community of learners.”

“My commitment is to our Houston community and to give our TSU students and alumni an opportunity to learn essential skills and knowledge while utilizing an online e-learning platform,” Knowles said.

The Office of Continuing Education (OCE) offers non-credit and credit courses through TSU’s Weekend College for non-traditional students seeking a college degree. OCE caters to those seeking professional development and a path of lifelong learning.

Click here for a full course listing and registration information.