MBA Degree Plan

2014-2016 Catalog

Full admission criteria

  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited institution 
  • Approval of deans of School of Business and Graduate School


  • If the GMAT or GRE is required, it must be taken (with minimum score and index obtained) before enrolling in the 3rd MBA course.
  • For information on the GMAT, visit
  • For information on the GRE, visit
  • Minimum UGPA of 2.70 or 3.0 UGPA in the last 60 hours.
  • Minimum GMAT score of *400
  • Minimum GRE score of 470 Verbal
  • Minimum GPA/GMAT index of 1000*
    • INDEX FORMULA: (UGPA X 200) + GMAT = 1000
      • students with a 3.5 GPA or higher are exempt from taking the GMAT/GRE OR 3.0 GPA in the 7 business core prerequisite courses
  • Minimum TOEFL of 550 (written), 79 (internet), or 213 (computerized) OR IELTS of 6.5
    • International Students Only 


Scholastic requirements

Students are expected to earn "B or better" in all courses.  If the student receives a third "C", they will be dismissed from the program.  A grade of "D" or "F" will result in automatic dismissal from the MBA program.

Required courses - 32 Hours

Fall and spring

  • ACC6123 - Acc. for Bus. & Fin. Mgmt
  • BIS6253 - Strategic Information Systems
  • ECO6043 - Public Sector Economics
  • FIN6113 - Managerial Finance (SPRING ONLY)
  • MGM6123 - Organizational Strategy
  • MKT6063 - Marketing Seminar

Summer I

  • MGM6183 - Trends in Management

Summer II

  • ECO6213 - Economic Analysis for Managerial Dec.


  • 5000/6000 - Business Elective in any semester
  • 5000/6000 - Business Elective in any semester

See Graduate Catalog for other regulations.