Dec 16, 2018  
Graduate Catalog 2015-2016 
    
Graduate Catalog 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.


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The Master of Business Administration program consists of 36 hours of courses (24 core and 12 emphases). The regular schedule is a three-semester regimen of four courses each.

The emphases in the MBA are:

  • Accounting
  • Customized
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Administration (Southern Campus, Online)
  • Management (Southern Campus, Online)
  • Marketing Management
  • Nonprofit Leadership

 A dual degree program (Master of Science in Nursing (MSN/MBA) is offered in conjunction with the School of Nursing.  This program is offered on campus and online.  (see SON section for details.)

Applicants without undergraduate accounting and finance courses will be required to complete prerequisite accounting and finance courses (see Prerequisites for Admission Requirements ). Prerequisites can be taken in conjunction with the graduate program.

A customized emphasis is available to students who have a clearly defined academic objective not covered by existing emphases. This program must be worked out with the Dean in advance.

Courses for the Master of Business Administration


Emphasis in Accounting


Select twelve (12) hours from the following courses:


  • ACCT - Accounting Electives 9 hours
  • Any ACCT, BEXM, BHRM, BMKT, BUAD, ECON, FNCE, HADM or NPLD 3 hours

Subtotal 12 Hours


Required for students who have not taken undergraduate equivalents*


Subtotal 12 Hours


Core Subtotal 24 Hours


Total 36-48 Hours


Emphasis in CUSTOMIZED (must be approved in advance with the dean)


Select twelve (12) hours from the following courses:


  • ACCT, BEXM, BHRM, BMKT, BUAD, ECON, FNCE, HADM or NPLD 12 hours

Subtotal 12 Hours


Required for students who have not taken undergraduate equivalents*


Subtotal 6 Hours


Core Subtotal 24 Hours


Total 36-42 Hours


Emphasis in Finance


Select nine (9) hours from the following courses:


  •  FNCE - Finance Electives 9 hours
  •  Any ACCT, BEXM, BHRM, BMKT, BUAD, ECON, FNCE, HADM or NPLD 3 hours

Subtotal 12 Hours


Required for students who have not taken undergraduate equivalents*


Subtotal 6 Hours


Emphasis in Healthcare Administration (also available online)


Select twelve (12) hours from the following courses:


  • HADM - Healthcare Administration 9 hours
  • Any ACCT, BEXM, BHRM, BMKT, BUAD, ECON, FNCE, HADM or NPLD 3 hours

Subtotal 12 Hours


Required for students who have not taken undergraduate equivalents*


Subtotal 6 Hours


Core Subtotal 24 Hours


Total 36-42 Hours


Emphasis in Management (also available online)


Select twelve (12) hours from the following courses:


Subtotal 12 Hours


Required for students who have not taken undergraduate equivalents*


Subtotal 6 Hours


Core Subtotal 24 Hours


Total 36-42 Hours


Emphasis in Marketing Management


Subtotal 12 Hours


Required for students who have not taken undergraduate equivalents*


Subtotal 6 Hours


Core Subtotal 24 Hours


Total 36-42 Hours


Emphasis in Nonprofit Leadership


Select twelve (12) hours from the following courses:


  • NPLD - Nonprofit Electives 9 hours
  • Any ACCT, BEXM, BHRM, BMKT, BUAD, ECON, FNCE, HADM or NPLD 3 hours

Subtotal 12 Hours


Required for students who have not taken undergraduate equivalents*


Subtotal 6 Hours


Core Subtotal 24 Hours


Total 36-42 Hours


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