Master of Business Administration

Concentrations and Electives

MBA students must complete a minimum of nine credit hours in MBA elective courses. Pursuing a concentration is not required but is an opportunity for you to tailor your electives in the fields of your choice, to provide a broader understanding of the business world, or to specialize your degree.

  • BUAD 603: MBA Internship Administration (3)
  • BUAD 611: Workforce Diversity Issues Administration (3)
  • SHRM 600: Introduction to Human Resource Administration (3)

9 credit hours are equired to receive the Business Intelligence concentration.

  • BAIS 655: Business Intelligence (required) (3)
  • BAIS 674: Database Management (required) (3)
  • BAIS 680: Intro Data Mining for Managers (required) (3)

12 credit hours are required to receive the Finance concentration

  • FINC 602: Investment Management (3)
  • FINC 621: Options & Futures Markets (3)
  • FINC 632: Multinational Financial Management (3)
  • FINC 640: Purchase, Sale and Valuation of Closely Held Firms (3)
  • FINC 645: Mergers and Acquisitions (3)
  • FINC 651: Money & Capital Markets (3)
  • FINC 663: Fixed Income and Debt Management (3)
  • FINC 675: Real Estate Finance (3)
  • FINC 684: Financial Modeling (3)
  • FINC Elective: Other courses may count for this concentration. This is determined based upon course offerings each semester.

Innovation

  • ENTR/MGMT 605: Strategic Innovation OR
  • ENTR 631: Corporate Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Change

  • MGMT 646: Change Management I OR
  • MGMT 647: Change Management II

Entrepreneurship

  • ENTR 611: New Venture Planning OR
  • ENTR 668: Small Business Consulting

9 credit hours are required to receive the International Business concentration

  • ECON 627: International Economics and Business (required) (3)
  • BUAD 640:Doing Business in a Global Economy (3)
  • BUAD 680: Doing Business in Asia (international business study trip) (3)
  • BUAD 681: Doing Business in Europe (international business study trip) (3)
  • BUAD 684: Doing Business South America (international business study trip) (3)
  • BUAD 688: Doing Business in Israel (international business study trip) (3)
  • FINC 632: Multinational Financial Management (3)
  • MGMT 625: Multinational Management (3)
  • MGMT 633: Global Supply Chain Management (3)
  • MKTG 626: Multinational Marketing (3)
  • MKTG 667: International Sales and Negotiations (3)

9 credit hours are required to receive the Marketing concentration

  • MKTG 602: Marketing Research (required) (3)
  • MKTG 621: Entrepreneurial Marketing (3)
  • MKTG 626: Multinational Marketing (3)
  • MKTG 629: Integrated Marketing Communications (3)
  • MKTG 630: Service Marketing (3)
  • MKTG 640: Consumer-Centric Category Management (3)
  • MKTG 662: Strategy & Tactics of B to B Pricing (3)
  • MKTG 667: International Sales & Negotiations (3)
  • MKTG 668: New Product Planning & Development (3)
  • MKTG 670: Ethical Issues in Marketing (seminar) (3)
  • MKTG Elective: Other courses may count for this concentration. This is determined based upon course offerings each semester.

9 credit hours are required to receive the Pricing Strategy concentration.

  • ECON 640: Empirical Analysis for Pricing Strategy (required) (3)
  • ECON 650: Managing Pricing Strategy (required) (3)
  • ECON 651: Pricing & Revenue Optimization (Required) (3)

9 credit hours are required to receive the Supply Chain Management concentration.

  • MGMT 633: Global Supply Chain Management (required) (3)
  • MGMT 635: Strategic Sourcing and Procurement (required) (3)
  • MGMT 654: Project Management (required) (3)

9 credit hours are required to receive the Values Based Leadership concentration

  • BLAW 609: Business Ethics Through Film (3)
  • BUAD 604: Spirituality and Leadership (3)
  • BUAD 681: Doing Business in Europe: International Ethics (3)MGMT 616: Leadership and Ethics (3)