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One-Year MBA Curriculum

This 44-credit hour program builds a better understanding of the broad spectrum of business disciplines such as finance, marketing, operations, human resources and strategy. You'll be able to formulate business strategies based on the key disciplines of business, evaluate ethical implications in decision-making, identify market opportunities, develop ideas for market and hone your professional skills in communication, leadership, change management and negotiations.



Your Coursework


*Curriculum subject to change

Core Classes

Credits Course Title
3 Accounting for Managers
3 Business Analytics
2 Employment Law for Managers
3 Financial Management
3 Intro to Operations Management
2 Microeconomics/Macroeconomics
3 Marketing Management
2 Organizational Behavior
3 Strategic Management

Total Required Core Class Credits: 24


Students may take 20 credits in elective courses from a range of available courses. As such, students have the freedom to tailor their experience to a specific area of interest. Creating an area of focus, customizing the program through electives, would deepen a student’s knowledge in a given field. However, a student may decide not to pursue a specific focus area but rather blend elective courses.

Total Required Elective Credits: 20

Credits Course Name
2 or 3 Accounting For Private Equity
2 to 4 Advanced Corporate Finance
2 Advanced Database
3 Adv Intl Accounting
2 or 3 Advanced Taxation
2 or 3 Anlytcs Soc Media Mktg
2 Big Data
2 Brand Management
2 Business Law For Accountants
2 Change Management
1 Cloud Computing I
2 Computational Bus Intelligence
2 Cyber & Information Security
2 Data and AI-Driven Marketing
2 Data Mining
3 Database Mgmt Systems
2 to 4 Devel Globl Bus Strat
2 Digital Marketing
2 Digital Marketing Strategy
0 to 4 ELI Corporate Consulting
2 Emplymt & Dvrsty Law For Mgrs
2 Executive Presence
2 Exec Presence And Influence
2 Financial Anlytcs With Python
2 Fintech
3 Forensic Acct And Fraud Exam
2 or 3 FSA & Valuation
2 Global Supply Chain Management
3 Gov/Not-For-Profit Accounting
2 or 3 HR Analytics
2 HR Strategy
1 to 3 Leadership
2 or 3 Logistics
2 Mgmt Of Orgnizatn Data
1 to 4 Mgmt Operat Systems
2 Marketing Analytics
2 to 4 Marketing Research
2 to 4 Merger,Acquis&Crp Cntl
2 Merger,Acquis&Strat Corp Tran
2 Negotiatns In Organztn
2 New Product Development
2 to 4 Options And Futures
2 to 4 Portfolio Management
1 Professional Selling
2 Project Management
2 or 3 Python Programming
2 to 4 Semnr Mktg Models
2 Spreadsht Modl & Simul
2 Staffing Systems
2 Storytelling With Businss Data
1 Strategic Design Process
3 Strategic Management I
2 Strat Sourcing & Procurement
3 Student Managed Venture Fund
2 Supply Chain Management
2 Supply Chain Technology
2 or 3 Talent Acquisition
2 Team Performance
2 Tech Strategy
2 or 3 Technology-Driven Business
1 Tpcs In Capital Markets
1 Tpcs In Diversity & Inclusion
2 or 3 Training & Dev
2 Using R For Analytics
2 Valuation And Fin State Anly
2 to 4 Vnture Captl&Invst Bnk
2 Visual Analytics
0 to 4 Washington Campus
2 Web Data Analytics

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