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Global MBA

Degree Requirements (54 credit hours)

GLOBAL MBA DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

STAY ON TRACK TO COMPLETE YOUR GLOBAL MBA

You're ready to lead your business in the competitive global marketplace. The advantages of how the Global MBA will help are clear. Maintaining focus on the goal of completing your Global MBA degree is easy if you stay on track with your degree requirements. Follow our simple plan.

If you already have a bachelor's degree in business administration from an AACSB-accredited business school, you need 30 credit hours to complete your Global MBA. Just follow this formula: Core 18 + Concentration 12 = Global MBA 30. Contact an advisor to have your transcripts reviewed, to find out if the GMAT exam can be waived, and to receive your customized degree plan.

    Check Off Your Core Classes - 18 Credit Hours

    Course Code Credit
    Hours 
    Core Classes    ✓    Prerequisite
    to Core
    MKTG 6377 3   International Marketing   MKTG 6352
    FINC 6367 3   International Finance   FINC 6352
    ECON 6367 3   Global Economics   ECON 6351
    MGMT 6367 3   International Operations
    Management  
    QMSC 6351,
    MKTG 6352
    MGMT 6377 3   International Management   MGMT 6351
    MGMT 6369 3   International Business
    Strategy  
    *To be completed after
    all other core classes

    Check Off Your Concentration Classes - 12 Credit Hours

    Select one from eight possible areas of concentration, and take four courses within that concentration

    • Accounting
    • Economic Development
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Finance
    • General Business
    • Human Resources Management
    • Management
    • Marketing

    The accounting concentration has two options: complete ACCT 6371 and choose three accounting electives, or complete ACCT 6371 and choose two accounting electives and one finance/economics elective.

    The finance concentration has two options: complete four finance electives or three finance electives and one accounting/economics elective.

    An optional study abroad business course may be incorporated into any of the concentrations.

What if you don't have a bachelor's degree in business administration?

You can still get your Global MBA. You'll just want to start the program with 24 hours of foundational courses prior to taking the core and concentration classes. Follow this formula: Foundation 24 + Core 18 + Concentration 12 = Global MBA 54.

    Check Off Your Foundation Classes - 24 Hours

    Course Code Credit
    Hours 
    Foundation Class    ✓    Prerequisite
    to Foundation
    ECON 6351 3   Economics for Managers    
    MGMT 6351 3   Management & Organizational
    Behavior  
     
    QMSC 6351 3   Statistics & Research
    Methods   
    Calculus
    BUSI 6351 3   Business & Society    
    ACCT 6351 3   Financial Reporting &
    Analysis  
     
    MGMT 6352 3   Management Information
    Systems  
    Computer Literacy
    FINC 6352 3   Financial Management   ACCT 6351; ECON 6351;
    QMSC 6351
    MKTG 6352 3   Strategic Marketing
    Management  

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