MBA Prerequisites

Full-Time MBA Prerequisites

Students must complete all prerequisites and proficiency courses, prior to starting the program. Prerequisite courses taken within the last five years with a “B-” grade or better meet the requirements.

# Course Name UVU Course # Credits
1 Financial and Managerial Accounting *ACC 2010 and 2020 6
2 Principles of Finance  FIN 3100 3
3 Business Statistics (or a statistics course)  MGMT 2340

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4 Microeconomics and Macroeconomics Econ 2010 and 2020 6
5 Excel Primer via MyEducator  

 

*Students not pursuing the Accounting emphasis may complete only one course to fulfill this requirement - ACC 3000 Financial Managerial Cost Concepts (3).

The following courses would be helpful for students without an undergraduate major in business (or related field) but are not required.

# Course Name UVU Course # Credits
1 Organizational Behavior MGMT 3000 3
2 Operations Management MGMT 3450 3
3 Principles of Marketing MKTG 3600 3

Students may also choose to meet the requirements by completing UVU’s MBA self-paced prep courses by obtaining an 80% or higher on the final assessment.  Information is listed on the link below or contact the MBA Office for more information.

Part-Time MBA Prerequisites

Students must complete all prerequisites and proficiency courses, prior to starting the program. Prerequisite courses taken within the last five years with a “B-” grade or better meet the requirements.

# Course Name UVU Course # Credits
1 *Financial and Managerial Accounting ACC 2010 and 2020 6
2 Principles of Finance FIN 3100 3
3 Business Statistics (or a statistics course) MGMT 2340MGMT 2340 3
4 MyEducator Excel Primer    

*Or ACC 3000 Financial Managerial Cost Concepts (3)

Students may also choose to meet the requirements by completing UVU’s MBA self-paced prep courses by obtaining an 80% or higher on the final assessment.  Information is listed on the link below or contact the MBA Office for more information.

Accounting Emphasis Prerequisites

In addition, all students pursuing an accounting emphasis must fulfill the following additional prerequisites (or equivalents) with a grade of "C" or higher.

  • ACC 3010 Intermediate Accounting I 3.0
  • ACC 3020 Intermediate Accounting II 3.0
  • ACC 3300 Cost Management 3.0
  • ACC 3400 Individual Income Tax 3.0
  • ACC 3510 Accounting Information Systems 3.0
  • ACC 4020 Advanced Financial Accounting 3.0
  • ACC 4110 Auditing 3.0
  • ACC 4420 Corporate Tax 3.0

How To Fulfill Prerequisites