Program Requirements — MBA

These requirements will apply to students enrolling at AU in the 2018-2019 academic year. Current students can find the requirements that apply to them by consulting the relevant academic catalog.

MBA Course Requirements

The MBA degree requires 36 semester hours: 21 semester hours of required core courses plus 15 semester hours from electives and/or special topics courses.

MBA Required Core Courses: 21 semester hours required

MBA6020 Marketing Management (3)
MBA6030 Leadership and Organizational Behavior (3)
MBA6045 Managerial Accounting (3)
MBA6050 Corporate Finance (3)
MBA6075 Operations Management (3)
MBA6090 Applied Business Research (3)
MBA6100 Strategic Management (3) 

MBA Electives: 15 Semester hours required

Students must complete 15 semesters of approved elective coursework. MBA students may also select up to two non-MBA classes in ACC, MPA, or MKT graduate programs to the MBA elective requirements (maximum total of six non-MBA elective semester hours).

MBA6130 Economics (3)
MBA6200 Human Resource Management (3)
MBA6250 Data Analytics (3)
MBA6310 Design Thinking (3)
MBA6380 Communication Management (3)
MBA6810 Special Topics (3)
MBA6940 MBA Internship (3-6)