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General MBA

The Flex-General MBA program options offers a broad-based education with course work from each McCoy College department: Accounting, Computer Information Systems & Quantitative Methods, Finance & Economics, Management, and Marketing.

As with all MBA program options, the Flex-General MBA  emphasizes the knowledge and tools needed for professional success and is designed for those individuals who expect to pursue careers in the management of organizations in either the public or private sector. This is a 42-hour program consisting of the following:

TIER I - 9 CREDIT HOURS
BA 5351 Organizational Performance and Competitive Advantage
BA 5352 Developing the Financial Perspective of the Firm
BA 5353 Understanding and Analyzing Organizational Problems
TIER II - 24 CREDIT HOURS
ACC 5361 Accounting Analysis for Managerial Decision Making
CIS 5318 Information Technology in the Digital Economy
ECO 5316 Managerial Economics
FIN 5387 Managerial Finance
MGT 5313 Strategic Management
MGT 5314 Organizational Behavior and Theory
MKT 5321 Marketing Management
QMST 5334 Advanced Statistical Methods for Business
GRADUATE ELECTIVES - 9 CREDIT HOURS
[elective 1] [student's choice]
[elective 2] [student's choice]
[elective 3] [student's choice]

9 credit hours of graduate elective coursework must be selected from Accounting, Computer Information Systems, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing, or Quantitative Methods. Elective courses in disciplines outside the field of business will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Students enrolled in the Flex-General MBA option may choose to write an optional thesis. Within the thesis plan, the student must complete the same requirements as the non-thesis option except that 6 credit hours of electives will be replaced by 6 hours of thesis credit.

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