The Online Professional MBA program aims to build on your managerial effectiveness and leadership potential, while fostering sensitivity to the ethical, moral, and cultural aspects of contemporary global society. The MBA curriculum is designed to leverage the changeability of the 21st century global business environment and offers you coursework developed in consultation with corporate stakeholders. We encourage you to email the MBA Office or phone 610-660-1690 or 888-SJU-MBA-1 with questions or to schedule an advising appointment.
Online Professional MBA Core Course Tentative Schedule
The Online Professional MBA offers all foundation, gateway, core, and elective courses for flexible online study. We will offer a variety of online formats, including 8 week and 15 week semesters. Each semester is broken into halves and provides a selection of courses to choose from:
|Online Professional MBA Course Offerings||Spring A 2012||Spring B 2012||Summer A 2012||Summer B 2012||Fall A 2012||Fall B 2012|
|ACC 500 - Accounting Concepts (Foundation Course)|
|ACC 550 - Creating & Measuring Shareholder Value (Core Course)|
|DSS 500 - Math for Graduate Business Studies (Foundation Course)|
|DSS 510 - Statistics Proficiency (Foundation Course)|
|DSS 525 - Contemporary Information Technologies (Foundation Course)|
|DSS 560 - Business Analytics (Core Course)|
|FIN 500 - Managerial Economics (Foundation Course)|
|FIN 503 - Financial Management (Foundation Course)|
|FIN 550 - Shareholder Value Management (Core Course)|
|FIN 600 - Financial Institutions & Capital Markets (Elective)|
|FIN 601 - Personal Financial Planning (Elective)|
|FIN 602 - Portfolio Management (Elective)|
|FIN 603 - Tax Planning (Elective)|
|FIN 604 - Personal Insurance Planning (Elective)|
|FIN 605 - Pensions & Benefits Administration (Elective)|
|FIN 606 - Estate Planning (Elective)|
|MGT 500 - Managing Work Organizations (Foundation Course)|
|MGT 545 - Global Revolutions in Business (Gateway Course)|
|MGT 553 - Excellence in Organizations (Core Course)|
|MGT 554 - Ethical Practices in Business (Gateway/Core Course)|
|MGT 661 - International Management (Elective)|
|MGT 668 - Leading for Sustainability (Elective)|
|MGT 789 - Global Business Strategy Simulation (Capstone)|
|MHC 651 - Career Management in Organizations (Elective)|
|MHC 667 - Human Resource Fundamentals (Elective)|
|MKT 501 - Marketing Concepts (Foundation Course)|
|MKT 545 - Sustainability: A Business Perspective (Gateway Course)|
|MKT 550 - Marketing Strategy (Core Course)|
|MKT 604 - International Marketing (Elective)|
|MKT 605 - Research in Marketing (Elective)|
|PMK 545 - Health Care: A Global Perspective (Gateway Course)|
You must choose three electives at level 560 or above that are open to MBA students. Three electives in the same subject, e.g. Finance, will result in an MBA concentration degree; three electives in different subjects will result in a general MBA degree. As we roll out the Online MBA program, concentrations will be available in Finance and Business Intelligence, with additional concentrations added over time.
Complete course descriptions and admission policies may be found in the Haub School Catalog. You may also visit our Course Sequence Planning Guide for the Online Professional MBA Program to see all of the courses that may be required for the degree.
Below you will find a brief overview of our admission policies and MBA prerequisite coursework. Please contact us with questions or to schedule an advising appointment.
1. Undergraduate degree, official copies of transcripts from any institution attended. Students may need foundation courses depending on grades and previous coursework
2. Standardized test scores (GMAT or GRE). Foreign applicants whose native language is not English are required to take the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE English Proficiency test
3. Two letters of recommendation
4. Business resume
5. Personal statement
The following foundations are required (each is 3 credits). Up to 20 credits may be waived in favor of previous coursework or examination.
ACC 500 - Accounting Concepts
DSS 525 - Contemporary Information Technologies
FIN 500 - Managerial Economics
FIN 503 - Financial Management
MGT 500 - Managing Work Organizations
MKT 501 - Marketing Concepts
If you do not have a proficiency in Mathematics or Statistics, you may be required to successfully complete DSS 500, a one credit math workshop and/or DSS 510, a one-credit statistics refresher course.
Tuition and fees for the 2012-13 academic year are $ 892 per credit, $ 2,676 per 3-credit class
Examples based on current tuition rates:
MBA degree with all prerequisite courses (53 credits) and core courses and electives is $ 47,276
MBA degree with prerequisites waived and core courses and electives only (33 credits) is $ 29,436
Please contact us for graduate assistantship opportunities and with financial aid questions.
You may apply online here and learn where to send all of the supplemental documents required for admission.
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