Curriculum

For all course descriptions please refer to the academic course catalog.

Orientation- BUSI 601 (0 hours)

Foundation Courses (9 hours)

  • BUSI 607 - Fundamentals of Leadership
  • BUSI 610 - Managing with Excellence and Integrity
  • BUSI 623 - Business Ethics from a Christian Worldview

Core Courses (12 hours - select 4)

  • BUSI 611 - Advanced Human Resources Management
  • BUSI 612 - Advanced Organizational Behavior
  • BUSI 613 - Executive Communications
  • BUSI 613 - Executive Communications
  • BUSI 624 - Leadership Development 
  • BUSI 634 - Organizational Change and Transformation

Capstone (3 hours)

  • BUSI 644 - Leadership Dynamics and Decisions

Electives (9 hours – select 3)

  • BUSI 614 - Information Systems Concepts
  • BUSI 615 - Advanced Marketing Management
  • BUSI 620 - Contemporary Business Law and the Legal Environment
  • BUSI 628 - Human Resource Law and Ethics
  • BUSI 641 - International Business and Trade
  • BUSI 646 - Entrepreneurship
  • BUSI 654 - Advanced Labor Relations
  • Other*

MA Exit Assessment - BUSI 698 (0 credits)

*Students will be allowed to take any other graduate business course where the prerequisites have been met.

 

Admissions Requirements

  • Application with short statement.  You will need to create an account before you access the online application.  Apply online.
  • Official transcripts from every university/college ever attended
  • Résumé
  • Two signed letters of recommendation 

A GMAT score report is not required at the time of admission, and will only be requested in order for the Graduate Committee to determine whether the applicant has the potential to successfully complete the program.

 

Sample Schedule

Beginning Fall:

 

Year 1

Year 2

Term

Fall

Spring

Summer

Fall

Spring

Summer

Class

607

611

623

613 or 624

644

elective

Class

634

610

612

elective

elective

 

 

Beginning Spring:

 

Year 1

Year 2

Term

Spring

Summer

Fall

Spring

Summer

Fall

Class

610

623

607

613 or 624

elective

644

Class

611

612

634

elective

elective

 

 

Beginning Summer:

 

Year 1

Year 2

Term

Summer

Fall

Spring

Summer

Fall

Spring

Class

610

607

623

elective

613 or 624

644

Class

612

634

611

elective

elective

 

 

Students are permitted to take foundation courses while taking core courses, but must complete all foundation and core courses before taking the capstone course.  Students can take electives during any semester in the program.  The capstone course (BUSI 644) should be taken near the end of the program, but does not have to be the last course completed.  

 

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