MBA Program Requirements for Students with a Non-Business Undergraduate Degree

Prerequisites: Admission to MBA program and college algebra or equivalent.

Students with undergraduate degrees in fields other than business are eligible for the 54 credit hour program, which includes 15 cr. hrs. of Foundations courses designed to give them the tools they need to succeed in the MBA curriculum.  Foundations are spread throughout the first year of the curriculum, and students may take these courses along with other MBA courses which have no prerequisites.

Depending on the pace of study a student chooses to pursue, this track may be completed anywhere between two and three years.

Foundations Courses (15 credit hours).  Offered once per year.
  • MBA 6010 Legal and Regulatory Environment of Business (3)
  • MBA 6020 Financial and Managerial Accounting (3)
  • MBA 6040 Managerial Economics (3)
  • MBA 6050 Quantitative Methods I (3)
  • MBA 6051 Quantitative Methods II (3)
Required Courses (24 credit hours). Required courses are offered twice per year, typically Fall and Spring Semester.
  • MBA 6110 Tools for the Ethical Manager (3)
  • MBA 6120 Organizational Behavior (3)
  • MBA 6130 Financial Management (3)
  • MBA 6140 Marketing Management (3)
  • MBA 6150 Logistics/Operations Management (3)
  • MBA 6210 Management Accounting and Control (3)
  • MBA 6310 Information Technology in the Enterprise (3)
  • MBA 6410 Global Macroeconomic Conditions (3)
Elective Courses (select 12 credit hours). Offered once per year.
  • MBA 6160 Applications of Decision Modeling (3)
  • MBA 6170 Corporate Communications (3)
  • MBA 6340 Strategic Aerospace Management (3)
  • MBA 6350 Continuous Process Improvement in Aerospace Management (3)
  • MBA 6360 Aerospace Program Management (3)
  • MBA 6420 The Economics of Industry (3)
  • MBA 6430 International Marketing (3)
  • MBA 6440 Strategic Leadership (3)
  • MBA 6450 Leadership Through People Skills (3)
  • MBA 6510 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management (3)
  • MBA 6520 International Business Field Study (3)
  • MBA 6530 E-Business (3)
  • MBA 6540 Negotiations (3)
  • MBA 6550 Managing and Improving Quality (3)
  • MBA 6560 Business/Market Planning Using Online Resources (3)
  • MBA 6570 Business Strategies for Environmental Sustainability (3)
  • MBA 6580 Project Management (3)
  • MBA 6590 Strategic Business Tax Planning (3)
  • MBA 6630 Networking and Information Systems (3)
  • MBA 6640 Information Assurance in the Enterprise (3)
  • MBA 6680 Graduate Consulting Project (3)
  • MBA 6700 Managing for Environmental Sustainability (3)
  • MBA 6710 Accounting & Finance for Environmental Sustainability (3)
  • MBA 6720 Environmental Economics for Sustainable Business (3)
  • MBA 6730 Consulting Project in Environmental Sustainability (3)
  • MBA 6740 Principles of Contract Management (3)
  • MBA 6750 Financial Aspects of Contract Management (3)
  • MBA 6760 Legal Aspects of Contract Management (3)
  • MBA 6800 Directed Study (1-3)
Capstone (3 credit hours)
  • MBA 6180 Strategic Management (3)