MBA Degree Requirements

Required core courses (26 credits)

  • MBA 501 The MBA Connection Workshop — 4-day residency (1)
  • MBA 509 Data Analysis for Decision Making* (3)
  • MBA 511 Political, Regulatory and Legal Responsibilities* (3)
  • MBA 518 Accounting Information and Financial Control* (3)
  • MBA 532 Applied Managerial Finance* (3)
  • MBA 611 Integrated Marketing Communication (3)
  • MBA 620 Transformational Leadership (3)
  • MBA 622 Price, Profit, and Free Enterprise in a Global Economy (3)
  • MBA 630 Strategic Thinking and Plan Management (3)
  • MBA 651 Integrated Project — 4-day residency (1)

*Courses eligible for MBA elective course substitution.  See individual course descriptions for detail.

Elective Courses (12 credits)

Students will select a minimum of 12 credits (4 courses) from electives below.  More may be selected, if students have met MBA core course substitution requirements. See course descriptions for more detail.

  • MBA 514 Leading for Higher Performance (3)
  • MBA 525 Project Management (3)
  • MBA 526 Risk Management and Governance (3)
  • MBA 528 Financial Statement Analysis (3)
  • MBA 530 Enterprise Process Management (3)
  • MBA 616 Entrepreneurship and the Lean Startup (3)
  • MBA 618 Design-Thinking and Innovation (3)
  • MBA 624 Ethics, Morality and Social Responsibility (3)

Optional Areas of Focus

Students may select a track in one of the following areas:

Accounting

  • MBA 526 Risk Management and Governance
  • MBA 528 Financial Statement Analysis
  • MBA 530 Enterprise Process Management

Entrepreneurship

  • MBA 525 Project Management
  • MBA 616 Entrepreneurship and the Lean Startup
  • MBA 618 Design-Thinking and Innovation

Enterprise Process Management

  • MBA 509 Data Analysis for Decision Making**
  • MBA 525 Project Management
  • MBA 530 Enterprise Process Management

Human Resources Management

  • MBA 620 Transformational Leadership**
  • MBA 514 Leading for Higher Performance
  • MBA 624 Ethics, Morality and Social Responsibility

Non-profit Management

  • MBA 514 Leading for Higher Performance
  • MBA 525 Project Management
  • MBA 624 Ethics, Morality and Social Responsibility

**core course