Curriculum

The MBA program includes a minimum of 36 semester hours. Students will complete the core MBA courses (24 s.h.) and select one of the four concentrations and complete a minimum of 12 s.h. of elective coursework.

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Core MBA Courses (24 s.h.)

     
BUS 510 Managerial Communications (3 s.h.)
BUS 520 Managing Organizational Dynamics (3 s.h.)
BUS 524 Marketing Management (3 s.h.)
BUS 530 Leadership & Ethical Management (3 s.h.)
BUS 535
BUS 545
Cost Management or
Healthcare Cost Management**
(3 s.h.)
BUS 550 Managerial Economics (3 s.h.)
BUS 554 Financial Planning and Control (3 s.h.)
BUS 560 Strategic Management (3 s.h.)
BUS 595 Management Internship/Fellowship

** Students who select the healthcare concentration must enroll in BUS 545 Healthcare Cost Management instead of BUS 535 Cost Management

Healthcare Concentration (12 s.h.)

BUS 518 Health Care Systems (3 s.h.)
BUS 532 Legal & Regulatory Issues in Healthcare (3 s.h.)
BUS 515 Human Resources Management (3 s.h.)
BUS 556 Health Care Colloquium (3 s.h.)

General Management Concentration (12 s.h.)

*Offered completely online and/or on-campus

(Choose 4 courses)

BUS 515 Human Resource Management (3 s.h.)
BUS 538 Project Management (3 s.h.)
BUS 548 Organization Development & Change (3 s.h.)
BUS 562 Commercial Law (3 s.h.)
BUS 564 Negotiations (3 s.h.)
BUS 580 MBA Colloquium (3 s.h.)

Project Management Concentration (12 s.h.)

BUS 538 Project Management (3 s.h.)
BUS 542 Project Planning Execution and Closure (3 s.h.)
BUS 546 Contracting and Procurement (3 s.h.)
BUS 552 Project Management Colloquium (3 s.h.)

Business Innovation and Marketing Concentration (12 s.h.)

BUS 523 Innovation and Problem Solving (3 s.h.)
BUS 525 Marketing Research (3 s.h.)
BUS 533 Sales Management (3 s.h.)
BUS 553 Business Plan Development (3 s.h.)

Recommended program sequence for general management students:

Year 1   Year 2
BUS 520 Management of Organization Dynamics   Concentration Elective
BUS 510 Managerial Communications   Concentration Elective
BUS 524 Marketing Management   Concentration Elective
BUS 535 Cost Management   Concentration Elective
BUS 550 Managerial Economics   BUS 544 Financial Planning/Controls
BUS 530 Leadership and Ethical Management   BUS 560 Strategic Management