Full-time MBA Advising

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Curriculum Requirements

The Full-time MBA Program requires students to complete 56 credit hours of MBA courses, including the required core classes, concentration area courses, and electives. This combination provides you with the basics but also the ability to explore your interests and career aspirations. Students should plan to complete this program in 2 years or four semesters.

Subject Core Classes
Accounting MBA 501: Financial Acct.(1 hr) AND

MBA 502: Managerial Acct. (1 hr)

Economics MBA 505: Global Economics for Managers(2 hr)
Finance MBA 520: Managerial Finance (2 hr)
Marketing MBA 560: Marketing Management & Strategy (2 hr)
Operations/Supply Chain MBA 540: Production & Operations Management (2 hr)
Organizational Behavior MBA 530: People Management (3) 1st Year Spring Semester
Statistics MBA 506: Data-Driven Managerial Decisions 1 (1 hr)  AND

MBA 507: Data-Driven Managerial Decisions 2 (1 hr)

Strategy MBA 580: Creating Value in Organizations (3) 1st Year Spring Semester
Communication and Career Prep MBA 610: Managerial & Career Effectiveness (1hr) AND

MBA 590: Business Communication (1 hr)

Writing and Critical Thinking MBA 510: Critical Thinking For Managers (1 hr)
Total Core Hours: 21 hours  
Concentration 12 hours
Analytics/Quantitative Course 3 hours (can be part of concentration)
Practicum 3 hours (can be part of concentration)
MBA Electives 23 hours
Total Program Hours 56 hours

Full-time Course Sequence

It is important to start the program with the fundamental courses and build up to the more advanced ones. The course sequence example below focuses on core classes during the first and second semesters, with 15 and 6 credit hours, respectively. This scheme allows you to delve deeper into your concentration area in your remaining semesters.

The Full-time Program is lock-step, so students should follow this course sequence. Students should consult a Jenkins MBA academic advisor to confirm the most appropriate course plan for each concentration and any changes to the proposed scheme.

Fall  1 Spring 1 Fall 2 Spring 2
MBA 610: Managerial & Career Effectiveness (1 hr) and MBA 590: Business Communication (1hr) MBA 580: Creating Value in Organizations (3) Analytics Course (3 hr) Concentration Course Practicum (3 hr)
MBA 510: Critical Thinking For Managers (1 hr) MBA 530: People Management (3 hr) Concentration Course #3 (3 hr) Elective Course (3 hr)
MBA 505: Global Economics for Managers (2) and MBA 502: Managerial Accounting (1hr) Concentration Course #1 (3 hr) Elective Course (3 hr) Elective Course (3 hr)
MBA 560: Marketing Management & Strategy (2 hr) and MBA 507: Data-Driven Managerial Decisions 2 (1 hr) Concentration Course #2 (3 hr) Elective Course (3 hr) Elective Course (3 hr)
MBA 506: Data-Driven Managerial Decisions 1 (1 hr) and MBA 540: Production & Operations Management (2 hr) Elective Course (3 hr) Elective Course (3 hr)
MBA 501: Financial Accounting (1 hr) and MBA 520: Managerial Finance (2 hr)
Total: 15 hours Total: 15 hours Total: 15 hours Total: 11 hours