California Lutheran University (CLU) is a private university founded in 1959. It is based on a park-like 290-acre campus that include state-of-the-art classrooms and modern campus housing and recreational facilities. The university has consistently been ranked a top western USA university that offers masters degree programs. The 1 year MBA is a rigorous program that gives students practical knowledge and training they can apply to today’s rapidly-changing world. The 1 year program also allows students to complete their education and enter the workforce in less time than typical masters degree programs. CLU has a broad array of student organizations including academic clubs, student government, campus media, drama and musical groups, multicultural, political, social, service oriented and athletic clubs.