M.B.A. and Masters or Ph.D.

Joint M.B.A. Program

The M.B.A. can be earned jointly with any masters or Ph.D. program offered on campus. All joint degree programs require the completion of 60 credit hours of MBA coursework, described below, as well as the requirements of the other program. For admission to a joint program, students must receive approval from both programs.

MBA 501
MBA 502
Foundations of Business I
and Foundations of Business II
20
MBA 503
MBA 504
MBA 505
Prin & Proc of Management I
and Prin & Proc of Management II
and Topics in Management
20
Area of concentration 16
Free electives4
M.B.A. Total Hours:60
Joint degree students must complete all the requirements of the other degree.

Other Requirements1

Other requirements may overlap
Joint degree students must complete all the requirements of the other degree.
Minimum Hours Required Within the College of Business: 56
Minimum 500-level Hours Required Overall in Business: 60
Students in joint degree programs must be registered as full-time MBA students for a minimum of three semesters
Joint degrees are only awarded simultaneously.
Students enrolled in joint degree programs must meet the higher of the two minimum GPA requirements of the joint degree programs in order to maintain satisfactory academic progress and to graduate.
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For additional details and requirements refer to the department's graduate curriculum and the Graduate College Handbook.