Academic Catalog

2023-2024 Edition

Master of Business Administration


The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program is designed to prepare individuals for management responsibilities that include the required knowledge and skills for a wide range of career opportunities. The MBA student will apply professional knowledge, practical skills, and a Christian worldview to graduate level topics including strategic management, marketing in the 21st century, organizational finance, accounting, business intelligence, innovation, and ethics.

Program Learning Outcomes (PLO) for the Master of Business Administration Degree

Graduates of the Master of Business Administration degree program will be able to:

  • PLO 1: Apply management theory and principles in culturally diverse organizational and global business scenarios.
  • PLO 2: Critically analyze quantitative data to propose business strategies.
  • PLO 3: Effectively communicate business concepts through oral and written forms utilizing 21st century communication skills and tools.
  • PLO 4: Demonstrate competencies required to effectively manage the functional areas of global business operations.
  • PLO 5: Apply a Christian worldview to decision-making processes and outcomes.

Requirements for the MBA

This program features 12 courses at three credits each to total 36 credits. Each course meets for eight weeks. The graduate student typically takes one course at a time completing two courses each semester. In order to earn the MBA degree students must complete the following required courses while achieving a minimum cumulative grade-point average (GPA) of 3.0 in their major courses.

Requirement Title Credits
ACCT 510Accounting Reporting and Analysis3
BUSN 500Principles of Business Administration3
BUSN 520Financial Management and Decision Making3
BUSN 540Business Law and Ethics3
BUSN 550Business Analytics for Decision Making3
BUSN 580Strategic Marketing and E-Commerce3
BUSN 600Strategic Management3
BUSN 690MBA Capstone3
ECON 530Managerial Economics in a Global Economy3
ISYS 560Technology and Innovation3
ORGS 570Leading Organizational Change3
SCHM 590Operations and Supply Chain Management3
Total Credits36