Online Master of Business Administration (MBA) Curriculum

The online MBA curriculum consists of 36 credits designed to provide students the tools they need for professional success in business leadership. It includes 27 credits of core courses, which build students’ expertise and skills while including a focus on globalization, analytics, technology and communication in all core courses.

Through the remaining 9 credits of electives, students can customize their study for a more specialized focus by selecting a concentration in marketing or strategic leadership. Students may also create their own concentration by selecting 9 credits from the marketing or strategic leadership courses.

Students with a non-business undergraduate degree may be required to complete some or all of the following prerequisite foundation courses. Prerequisites are non-credit hour courses that students can complete online in a self-paced format before beginning the MBA program or prior to taking the required MBA core course:

Prerequisite Courses*
Financial and Managerial Accounting
Fundamental of Economics
Understanding Corporate Finance
Information Systems
Excel for MBA Students

*For more information on prerequisite foundation courses, please request information.

MBA Required Core Courses (30 credits)

MBA Micro-Certificate Courses

As you complete core courses in the online MBA program, you'll develop specialized knowledge to earn résumé-building micro-certifications.

Business Analytics Micro-Certificate

  • BADM 571 — Applied Analytics and Data Visualization
  • CSCI 685 — Data Management
  • QMTH 680 — Statistical Methods and Business Research

Financial Analysis Micro-Certificate

  • ACCT 680 — Accounting for Managers
  • ECON 680 — Managerial Economics
  • FINC 680 — Financial Policy Management

Leadership in Organizations Micro-Certificate

  • MGMT 680 — Organizational Leadership and Communications
  • MGMT 684 — Strategic and International Issues in Management
  • MKTG 680 — Marketing Management

Also available as a standalone certificate

MBA Marketing Concentration Courses (6 credits)

Students will complete the three courses below.

MBA Strategic Leadership Concentration Courses (6 credits)

Students who pursue the MBA-Strategic Leadership concentration are required to take their 9 elective hours in executive level management-focused coursework. These include the three courses below.

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Advance your career in business administration with the skills and knowledge learned in the online MBA curriculum. Contact a program manager toll-free at 833/257-1704 or request more information today.