Master of Business Administration

A Master of Business Administration degree is a versatile graduate degree focusing on business principles and enables you to compete for corporate-level managerial leadership positions in multiple industries.

Your schedule shouldn’t keep you from achieving your goal of obtaining your MBA degree. Which is why CMU offers affordable and flexible online MBA degree programs for working professionals, parents and other individuals, like you- seeking to advance their career while balancing work and home.

Our online MBA degree program enables you to further develop the skills, knowledge and theories obtained in your undergraduate degree program and the workplace to confidently formulate and implement strategies in a competitive environment.

MBA Degree Programs

CMU’s MBA in Business Administration focuses on entrepreneurship, leadership, and strategic management. Take 4 courses:

  • LED 6920 Organizational Innovation and Change
  • BUS 6590 Business Ethics
  • ENT 6431 Entrepreneurial Business in the Digital and Virtual Environment
  • MGT 6601
    International Business Management or TEC 6951
  • TEC 6951 Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation
  • BUS 6001 BUS Business Administration Career Practical Training

An MBA in International Business is popular with students working in global companies that compete in international markets and corporations. Take 4 courses:

  • MKT 6003 International Marketing
  • MGT 6601 International Business Management
  • ECO 6641 International Economics
  • FIN 6651 International Finance
  • BUS 6001 INT Business Administration Career Practical Training

An MBA in Finance attracts professionals in a variety of industries, including commercial and corporate banking, investment services and real estate. Take 4 courses:

  • FIN 6001 Security Markets and Investments
  • FIN 6002 Financial Institutions and Markets
  • FIN 6003 Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation
  • FIN 6651 International Finance
  • BUS 6001 FIN Business Administration Career Practical Training

An MBA in Health Care Management allows students to focus on the business of health care, health care policy, IT, and management. Take 4 courses:

  • HCM 6001 Health Care Policy Analysis and Decision Making
  • HCM 6002 Ethical and Legal Issues in Health Care Management
  • HCM 6003 Advanced Community Health Care Management
  • HCM 6005 Operations in Health Care Management
  • BUS 6001 HCM Business Administration Career Practical Training

CMU’s MBA in Marketing emphasizes training professionals to develop and implement branding and marketing strategies to increase organizational revenue. Take 4 courses:

  • MKT 6001 Consumer Behavior and Decision Models
  • MKT 6003 International Marketing
  • MKT 6004
    Pricing Strategy
  • MKT 6006 Strategic Brand Management
  • MKT 6005 Social Media Marketing
  • BUS 6001 MKT Business Administration Career Practical Training

CMU’s MBA in Technology Management emphasizes IT project management and strategy, ideal for professionals eager to gain knowledge in how technology can solve business challenges. Take 4 courses:

  • TEC 6951 Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation
  • MIS  6961 IT Project Management
  • MGT 6981 New Product Management
  • MIS  6991 Internet Technology and Strategy
  • BUS 6001 TEC Business Administration Career Practical Training
  • LED 6910 Coaching, Mentoring and Team Dynamics
  • ENT 6431 Entrepreneurial Business in the Digital and Virtual Environment
  • LED 6851 Conflict Resolution and Negotiations Processes
  • LED 6920 Organizational Innovation and Change
  • BUS 6001 TEC Business Administration Career Practical Training

Graduates of the MBA program should be able to:

MBA PLO #1:  Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of theories and concepts of business administration.

MBA PLO #1A: Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of theories and concepts:  covered in the general core subject matters.

MBA PLO: #1B: Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of theories and concepts:  covered in concentration areas with work related applications of business administration.

MBA PLO #2:   Perform a factual and application oriented literature review applying critical thinking and problem-solving techniques to understand various possible outcomes.

MBA PLO #3:  Demonstrate both oral and written communication skills in a business and academic manner.

MBA PLO #4:  Develop, analyze and implement an operational strategic plan based on solid organized data with a business application.

MBA Degree Courses

CMU’s Business Strategy Capstone BUS 6190 is designed to teach strategic planning and decision making in order to craft a corporate strategy. Students will learn how to develop mission statements, and assess both the external and internal environments in order to determine organizational strengths and weaknesses for entrepreneurial ventures, businesses of all sizes, and not-for-profit organizations.

CMU offers all prerequisite courses in an accelerated manner. Students that don’t have the undergraduate background in accounting, finance, marketing, economics, and management, may be required to take prerequisite courses in preparation for the corresponding core course. Contact admissions for details about accelerated prerequisite courses.

The MBA at CMU requires a total of 13 courses, equivalent to 39 units.

Course No. Title Credit Hours
MIS 6110 Management Information Systems 3
MKT 6120 Marketing Management (Prerequisites: BUS 5212 or equivalent) 3
ORG 6011 Organizational Development and Change 3
ACC 6140 Managerial Accounting (Prerequisites: BUS 5210 or equivalent) 3
ECO 6150 Managerial Economics (Prerequisites: BUS 5213 or equivalent) 3
FIN 6160 Managerial Finance (Prerequisites: BUS 5210 and BUS 5211 or equivalent) 3
MGT 6170 Operations Management (Prerequisites: BUS 5214 or equivalent) 3
HRM 6180 Human Resource Management 3
BUS 6190 Strategic Management Capstone 3

All Prerequisite Courses are one unit each. These courses may be waived if completed at the undergraduate level with a grade of a “B” or higher.

Course No. Title Credit Hours
ACC 1202 Principles of Accouting 3
ECO 2501 Principles of Microeconomics 3
FIN 4310 Financial Management 3

Education Costs

  • Tuition per Unit: $585
  • Tuition per 3 Unit Course: $1,755
  • Total Program Tuition: $22,815 (39 units)

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT STATISTICS

In compliance with the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA) and the Student Assistance General Provisions CMU has published these statistics showing how the University prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation. View the statistics for our Master of Business Administration degree programs and their five areas of concentration.

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