MBA Program Requirements


Please Note: The Graduate Catalog contains the most current MBA program information, including requirements and course descriptions.


Depending on prior academic work, you can complete the MBA requirements within 30-48 credit hours of graduate-level courses.

Foundations Courses

  • GMGT 573 - Financial Accounting Fundamentals (3)
  • GMGT 576 - Statistics for Managers (3)
  • GMGT 579 - Organizational Structure and Process (3)
  • GMGT 580 - Economic Foundations and Practice (3)
  • GMGT 585 - Managerial Finance (3)
  • GMGT 590 - Operations Management (3)

Total: 18 credits

Core Courses

  • GMGT 680 - Marketing Concepts & Strategy (3)
  • GMGT 681 - Business Strategy and Policy (3)
  • GMGT 682 - Integrated Advanced Financial & Accounting Analysis (3)
  • GMGT 683 - Process Management (1.5)
  • GMGT 684 - Project Management (1.5)
  • GMGT 685 - Leadership Experience (3)
  • Choose one of:
    • GMGT 694 - Capstone Project Experience (3) (Required for all concentrations except accounting)
    • GMGT 695 - Accounting Theory and Research (3) (Required for accounting concentration only)

Total: 18 credits

Concentrations

You must choose one of the available concentrations of study.

Note: For descriptions of the following courses, please refer to the Graduate Catalog's MBA program information.

Accounting Concentration

  • GMGT 646 - International Financial Accounting Reporting (3)
  • GMGT 647 - Advanced Topics in Federal Taxation (3)
  • GMGT 648 - Accounting Information Systems and Computer Auditing (3)
  • GMGT 649 - Commercial Law and Professional Responsibilities (3)

Total: 12 credits

General Management Concentration*

There are several general management concentration courses offered each semester from which you can select coursework to comprise the required 12 credit hours. Consult with your advisor as needed for course selection.

  • GMGT 628 - Information Technology Strategy (3)
  • GMGT 671 - Special Topics I (3)
  • GMGT 672 - Special Topics II (3)
    • The Executive as an Effective Leader
    • Derivatives
    • Financial Leadership from the CEO Perspective
    • Self-Managed Teams
    • Intellectual Property
    • Lead Innovation with the Brain in Mind
    • Green Supply Chain
    • Corporate Governance & Deviance
    • Rational & Critical Thinking for Business

Total: 12 credits

*This is not an exhaustive list of General Management concentration electives. Additional electives are offered on a regular basis. Please work with your advisor to select appropriate coursework.

Health Systems Management Concentration

  • GNUR 711 - Advanced Healthcare Delivery Systems (3)
  • GNUR 723 - Health Policy Implementation for Organizational Development (3)
  • GNUR 725 - Improving the Health of Populations (3)
  • GNUR 740 - Advanced Technology in Support of Clinical Management (3)

Total: 12 credits

Pharmaceutical Industry Concentration

Choose courses to equal 12 credits.
(Must include (PHAR 4135 or PHAR 3226 & 5225) AND (PHAR 4236 or PHAR 5236))
* Pharmacy classes are offered during the day

  • PHAR 3117 - Top 200 Drugs l (1)
  • PHAR 3135 - Healthcare Delivery (3)
  • PHAR 3217 - Top 200 Drugs ll (1)
  • PHAR 3218 - Introduction to Diversity (1)
  • PHAR 3226 - State Pharmacy Law (2)
  • PHAR 4135 - Communications and Counseling Skills (3)
  • PHAR 4236 - Population-Based Health Care (3)
  • PHAR 5125 - Ethics in Pharmacy Practice (3)
  • PHAR 5225 - Federal Pharmacy Law (2)
  • PHAR 5236 - Managing Practice and Personnel (3)

Total: 12 credits

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