Master of Business Administration (MBA), Economics & Finance Concentration


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Program Description

This program is Accredited by ACICS – Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools.

Our MBA program enables students to gain knowledge in the core business area of Economics & Finance, as well as acquire experience in decision-making processes within all venues of business administration.

The program provides students with a high quality, professional education in business administration, thereby qualifying them for more diverse job opportunities.

The MBA program consists of three academic components: core requirements, concentration electives, and a capstone experience. In order to graduate with an MBA degree, students must successfully complete a minimum of 36 credits, of which 24 credits are core courses and 12 credits are concentration electives.

Core Requirements

The core requirements consist of 9 required courses, worth 24 credits.

Course Title & Code Course Name Prerequisites Credit
Core Requirements
ACCT 507 Managerial Accounting 3
CAPS 501 Capstone Research Methods 3
CAPS 621 Capstone Project CAPS 501 0
CMPS 514 Management Information Systems 3
ECON 505 Economics 3
FINC 509 Financial Management 3
MGMT 502 Leadership & Organizational Behavior 3
MGMT 532 Strategic Management ECON 505,
MKTG 512
MKTG 512 Marketing Management 3

Concentration Requirements

The concentration requirement is to take four classes (12 credits) from this concentration. Each concentration consists of a pool of eight courses. Approximately 42% of students choose the Global Affairs concentration, while 29% each choose the Entrepreneurship and Economics & Finance concentrations.

During each semester of study, students are expected to complete two mandatory courses and one concentration course. Students must complete CAPS 501 during their first semester of study.

Economics & Finance Concentration

The Economics & Finance curriculum offers students specialized courses in basic international law, trade law, and national competition law statues. Students learn how legal systems affect the broader economic and trade environment with respect to critical decisions about investments, outsourcing, and the development of new trade programs.

Course Title & Code Course Name Prerequisites Credit
Concentration Requirements: Economics & Finance (choose four classes)
BUSN 644 Intellectual Property in International Business 3
BUSN 645 Regional Trade Issues 3
BUSN 646 Competition Policy Across Nations 3
ECON 657 International Economics 3
FINC 649 Global Securities and International Finance 3
POLS 642 International Trade Law and Regulations 3
POLS 647 International Law 3
POLS 659 International Courts Tribunal, Commercial Arbitrations, and the WTO 3

MBA Admissions Procedures

Our admissions website provides both domestic and international students the information necessary to apply to our MBA program.

BAU International University seeks students who are creative, critical thinkers, and are ready to take their intellectual and professional lives to the next level. An application will not be considered complete until BAU has received all required documents. Once applications are complete, they are carefully reviewed. Applicants are evaluated with respect to the admission requirements and selected accordingly.

Applicants are processed on a first-come, first-serve basis. Submitting all required documents in one package can help speed up the application process. In some cases, students may be able to defer enrollment. Students who defer enrollment will be obligated to meet whatever tuition and fees are required upon their enrollment.

Last updated Jul 2020

About the School

Bay Atlantic University was established in 2013 as a private but non-profit institution of higher education which aims at providing a unique and invaluable opportunity to train world citizens who poss ... Read More

Bay Atlantic University was established in 2013 as a private but non-profit institution of higher education which aims at providing a unique and invaluable opportunity to train world citizens who possess the necessary tools for living up to our global vision. Read less