The project management M.B.A. program prepares students to assume project management responsibility in a wide range of industries and organizations. The four course sequence helps prepare students for professional certifications, such as those offered by the Project Management Institute (‘PMI’). Students who select this program are on a planned program of study and no additional electives are required.
M.B.A. Foundation Courses (10 hours)
Any M.B.A. candidate who has not successfully achieved a thorough preparation in the basic disciplines of business through completion of the four foundation areas listed below (or their equivalents) with a grade of “C” or better from a regionally accredited institution within the last 7 years. These courses may be taken for credit or the student may attempt a waiver exam for BA 510, BA 511, or BA 512 if coursework was completed prior to 7 years ago.
IMPORTANT: A student may take no more than 9 graduate credit hours in the M.B.A. program prior to completion of the foundation course requirement.
The M.B.A. curriculum focuses on the key management, economics, financial, marketing, accounting and leadership principles needed in an advanced program of study in business. Students taking core classes can expect a strong emphasis of theoretical methods combined with pragmatic techniques.