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Program Requirements

Degree Requirements


Candidates are expected to have acquired basic math skills and working knowledge of computers. Students who have not had a course in basic math skills or computer concepts involving database management and spreadsheet software must either a) demonstrate to faculty that they have the requisite proficiency in these areas or b) take the necessary courses. Students must own or have access to a computer. Those without a Business Administration academic background will be required to complete per-requisite courses.

Candidates must have a 2.5 cumulative GPA to be eligible for the graduate program, or in special circumstances, may be accepted with approval from the Faculty Advisor and Dean of Academic Affairs. Students are expected to maintain a 2.5 GPA in order to complete the program. In addition, each degree program requires completion of the graduate core plus either a) graduate research class and thesis, or b) graduate research class and successful passage of a comprehensive exam.

Credit is assigned in graduate guided instruction and labs for completion of course requirements that include both developmental and evaluative components based upon faculty contact throughout instruction. Students must satisfy prerequisite requirements for any


courses selected

The MBA is a breadth degree. Lab work is assigned on an individual basis and is determined by faculty assessment.

  • Successfully complete 42 semester credit hours (units) of the Following coursework with a minimum cumulativeGradepointaverageof2.5ona4.0scale:

  • Complete 36 semester credit hours (units) of coursework for those entering with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration.

  • Students entering the program with a Bachelor's degree from another discipline will be required to take the First Year MBA Core courses and complete a total of 42 semester credit hours (units) of coursework.

  • Successfully complete a thesis or comprehensive examination.

Time Limit


The Master of Business Administration program must be completed within four years from the date of admission.

Notice to Prospective Degree Program Students


This institution is provisionally approved by the Bureau for Private Post-secondary Education to offer degree programs. To continue to offer this degree program, this institution must meet the following requirements:


  • Become institutionally accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education, with the scope of the accreditation covering at least one degree program. •Achieve accreditation candidacy or per-accreditation, as defined in regulations, by (date two years from date of provisional approval), and full accreditation by (date five years from date of provisional approval). If this institution stops pursuing accreditation, it must: • Stop all enrollment sin its degree programs,and

  • Provide a teach-out to finish the educational program or provide a refund. An institution that fails to comply with accreditation requirements by the required dates shall have its approval to offer degree programs automatically suspended


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