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

Notes

  • 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 www.mba.com.
  • For information on the GRE, visit www.takethegre.com.
  • 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

Undergraduate prerequisites

  • Accounting Principles - Financial * (3 hours)
    • ACCT A
  • Accounting Principles - Managerial* (3 hours)Economics Principles - Microeconomics* (3 hours)
    • ACCT B
  • Management* (3 hours)
  • Marketing* (3 hours)
  • Statistics (3 hours)
  • Finance (3 hours)

Total - 21 hours

*A satisfactory score on the CLEP Exam for this undergraduate prerequisite will satisfy the requirement.

Degree requirements

30 hours, no thesis, and satisfactory completion of prerequisites

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 - 30 hrs

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.

Electives

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

See Graduate Catalog for other regulations.