M.B.A. in General Business

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Program Description

The Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree in General Business provides a broad-based business curriculum that focuses on developing both analytical business and general managerial skills. The program allows the student to select fifteen (15) credit hours of business administration electives in courses of personal interest. In selecting a major concentration, students may prepare for careers in small business or domestic and international corporations. The degree prepares the student for careers such as marketing, sales and advertising, finance, consulting, project management, and human resources. This program is offered both through classroom lecture and distance learning.


I. Program Prerequisites: 12 Hours
Prerequisite to the M.B.A. program is a bachelor's degree in business; otherwise, the student must either have had the following classes or their equivalent or must take the courses.
BUS3104 Statistical Analysis I [3 hours]
BUS3305 Management Processes & Information Systems [3 hours]
BUS3310 Market Structure & Competitive Analysis [3 hours]
BUS4113 Accounting & Finance for Managers [3 hours]

II. Required Graduate Studies: 6 Hours
RGS6035 Theory & Application of Research Methods [3 hours]
RGS6036 Ethics for Decision Making [3 hours]

III. Major Course Requirements: 15 Hours
ECO6140 Managerial Economics [3 hours]
FIN6186 Managerial Finance [3 hours]
MGT6177 Human Resource Management [3 hours]
MGT6203 Strategic Management [3 hours]
MKT6210 Marketing Management [3 hours]

IV. Business Administration Electives: 15 Hours

V. Minimum Requirements:
• 24 semester hours applicable to the degree must be completed at Amberton University.
• 36 semester hours for a degree, excluding prerequisite courses.

Last updated Dec 2017

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Welcome to Amberton University, a private institution that offers a variety of bachelor's and master's programs -- specializing in Business Administration, Counseling, Professional Development, Human ... Read More

Welcome to Amberton University, a private institution that offers a variety of bachelor's and master's programs -- specializing in Business Administration, Counseling, Professional Development, Human Resources & Training, Human Relations & Business, and Applied Studies. Our flexible schedule of lecture and online courses is uniquely suited for working adults. Amberton University is recognized as one of the most respected, innovative, and affordable universities in the nation.Today, Amberton University's campus is located on a five-acre site. The facility is a 60,000 square foot office complex designed to provide a secure, professional environment conducive to adult learning. For those who prefer distance classes, Amberton offers online distance courses that lead to both bachelor's and master's degrees.Amberton University is designed exclusively for the mature, working adult who seeks to benefit from the richness of a relevant, educational experience. The adult who attends Amberton University will find the atmosphere similar to that of professional schools such as law, medicine, engineering. At Amberton University, the student is exposed to a diverse group of working adults who share interests and ideas. Amberton University's desire is to equip its students with the practical knowledge, tools, and character necessary to cope effectively with the situations and challenges that lie ahead. In short, Amberton University educates for lifelong learning. Read less