2012-2013 Brenau University Catalog 
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2012-2013 Brenau University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Insurance Management (M.B.A.)

The Insurance MBA is designed for professionals holding the designation of Chartered Property Casualty Underwrite (CPCU). The American Institute for CPCU is the industry leader in providing technical risk management and insurance knowledge through classes and certifications.

Note: CPCU certification must be completed prior to acceptance into this program.

M.B.A. Foundation Courses (9 hours)

To enhance their success in the program, students are required to take BA 500 MBA Foundations  (6 hours) unless they have an undergraduate business degree from a regionally accredited institution within the last seven years. In addition, BA 507 Introduction to Business Communications  (3 hours) is required for all MBA applicants that enter the program. This course may be waived inf the applicant has a prior master’s degree.

Students may not register for any MBA classes until BA 500 is successfully completed and BA 507 must be completed in the first session in which the student registers for any MBA classes.

M.B.A. Core Curriculum (24 hours)

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.

Insurance Concentration

  • Business Elective (3 hours)

CPCU Certification includes six hours of experiential credit:

  • CPCU 520 Insurance Operations, Regulations and Statutory Accounting
  • CPCU 530 Legal Environment of Insurance


Total Semester Hours Required for Degree:  33