Concentrations

MBA – Concentration in Finance

Students that plan to receive an MBA degree with a concentration in Finance must complete the following 30 hour program with a GPA of 3.0 or higher:
MBA core courses (21 credit hours)
MBA 6301 Information Technology for Managers (formerly Decision Modeling in Information Systems)
MBA 6302 Accounting for Management Decisions
MBA 6305 Financial Decision Making
MBA 6308 Marketing Strategy
MBA 6320 Strategic Management
MBA 6325 Organizational Behavior
MBA 6330 Operations Management
And three MBA electives (9 credit hours) from the following classes:
MBA 5331 Bank Management
MBA5332 Investments
MBA5333 International Finance
MBA5334Financial Derivatives
MBA5376 Entrepreneurial and Small Business Finance

MBA- Concentration in Health Care Administration

Students that plan to receive an MBA degree with a concentration in Health Care Administration (HCA) must complete the following 30 hour program with a GPA of 3.0 or higher:
MBA (HCA) core courses (24 credit hours)
MBA 6301 Information Technology for Managers (formerly Decision Modeling in Information Systems
MBA 6302 Accounting For Management Decisions
MBA 6305 Financial Decision Making
MBA 6308 Marketing Strategy
MBA 6320 Strategic Management
MBA 6325 Organizational Behavior
MBA 6330 Operations Management
H ED 5370 Administration of Health Programs
And two electives (six credit hours) from the following classes:
FACS 5321 Nutritional Services Administration
H ED 5303 Environmental Health Problems
H ED 5320 Health Promotion Interventions
H ED 5343 Health Strategies for Multicultural Populations
H ED 6350 Contemporary Health Problems
H ED 6371 Directed Independent Study
HSC 6379Research in Health Sciences

MBA- Concentration in Information Management

Students that plan to receive an MBA degree with a concentration in Information Management must complete the following 30 hour program with a GPA of 3.0 or higher:
MBA core courses (21 credit hours)
MBA 6301 Information Technology for Managers (formerly Decision Modeling in Information Systems
MBA 6302 Accounting for Management Decisions
MBA 6305 Financial Decision Making
MBA 6308 Marketing Strategy
MBA 6320 Strategic Management
MBA 6325 Organizational Behavior
MBA 6330 Operations Management
And three MBA electives (9 credit hours) from the following classes:
MBA5341 Quantitative Analytical Methods
MBA5355 Project Management
MBA5361 Principles of Information Security
MBA5380 Business Intelligence

MBA – International Business Specialization

The MBA-International Business Specialization is designed for students interested in studying abroad, or seeking a career in the global arena. Students wishing to pursue this degree must complete the 30-hour MBA core courses and six hours of additional requirements with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. The additional requirements include: six hours of electives at graduate level in international business, international culture, or undergraduate foreign language or internship with business. Electives must be approved by the MBA Program Director, Dr. Mark McMurtrey, and be taken abroad. Our partner universities include the following:

Partner Universities
The Haagse Hogeschool of Professional Education The Hague, Netherlands
ESC Saint-Etienne St. Etienne, France
Université Catholique de I’Quest Angers, France
University of Mons Mons Belgium
Ternopil V. Hnatiuk National Pedagogical University Ternopil, Ukraine
University of Teramo Chieti, Italy
Qingdao University Qingdao, China
Universidad de Leon Leon, Spain
Fundesem Business School Alicante, Spain
East China Normal University Shanghai, China
Mahidol Univeristy International College Bangkok, Thailand
Hame Polytechnic Tampere, Finland