Master of Business Administration

Degree Guide Key:
Traditional Day ProgramsWC
Evening & Weekend ProgramsSCD
Online ProgramsON
Graduate ProgramsGRAD

 

Entrance into MBA Program
• Earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
• GPA of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale. If the GPA is below 3.00 then a GMAT score is required, but there is no minimum required score.
• If English is not first language then a TOEFL score of 550 (paper based), 213 (computer-based) 79-80 (Internet-based)
• Minimum of three years of professional work experience
• Demonstrates the ability to contribute constructively, creatively, flexibly, and independently to a graduate-level learning community.

Academic Record
The MBA Admissions Committee will examine prior academic performance when evaluating a prospective student’s ability to engage in the academic rigor of the MBA program. Requirements will be:
• An earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
• GPA of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale. If the GPA is below 3.00 then a GMAT score is required, but there is no minimum required score.
• A score of 550 (paper-based), 213 (computer-based) or 79-80 (Internet based) or higher on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) will be required of those who are not U.S. citizens and for whom English is not a first language. The TOEFL is offered at several locations within the College’s service area.

Contributory Work Experience
• A minimum of three years of professional full-time work experience.

The Leadership MBA program is built upon the practice-to-theory-to-practice educational model designed for working adults. The College seeks learners willing to reflect on their business and personal experiences, share their perspectives in the classroom, and contribute to the learning process of others. Candidates will be working adults who can apply the theory of their graduate program to the practice of their current work situation and who can contribute to the team learning environment. A minimal of three years work experience is required.

MBA Interview
The goal will be to recruit candidates who have the ability to contribute constructively, creatively, flexibly and independently to a graduate-level learning community. Personal interviews conducted by the MBA Admissions Committee to access these qualities.

Available through: GRADON

  Semester Hours
Master of Business Administration required courses 36
Leadership and Organizational Courses  
Leadership and Effective Decision Making (BUSM 520) 3
Management Issues (BUSM 530) 3
Organizational Behavior (BUSM 540) 3
   
Strategy Courses  
Strategic Management (BUSM 500) 3
Strategic Marketing Management (BUSM 600) 3
Global Business (BUSM 620) 3
   
Business Acumen Courses  
Economic Analysis for Business Decision Making (BUSM 510) 3
Business Law (BUSM 550) 3
Financial Management (BUSM 630) 3
Operations Management (BUSM 640) 3
Capstone Management Dossier (BUSM 650) 6
Total 36