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Master of Business Administration - Finance Emphasis, M.B.A.

Requirements

The UVU Master of Business Administration is an applied graduate degree that reflects the Woodbury School of Business's long and distinguished history of providing excellence in business education. Our innovative team-based curriculum reaches beyond the walls and textbooks of a traditional program and includes not only instruction in the disciplines of business, but also offers many opportunities to apply important skills such as leadership, teamwork, ethical decision making, critical thinking and problem solving, written and oral communication as they are woven throughout the curriculum. Students immerse themselves in all aspects of business management, including accounting, marketing, economics, and social responsibility. Students participate in an international project and travel to the country of their project hosts. The program culminates with a comprehensive real-life consulting project with a company operating in our region.

The full-time track for the Master of Business Administration program at Utah Valley University is a one year, accelerated MBA program that offers either of two concentration areas in management or accounting.

The part-time track for the Master of Business Administration program at Utah Valley University is a two year plan for working professionals which embraces the university's designation as an engaged learning campus and also offers either of two concentration areas in management or accounting.

The MBA program is AACSB accredited.

Total Program Credits: 36

Discipline Core Requirements: 27 Credits
  ACC 6350 Management Control Systems 3
  FIN 6150 Financial Management 3
  ECON 6300 Managerial Economics 3
  MGMT 6000 Career Development and Advancement  1.5
  MGMT 6500 Managing Individuals and Groups  3
  MGMT 6800 Global Business Strategy 3
  MGMT 6910 Designing Business 1.5
  MGMT 6930 International Engagement 1.5
  MGMT 6940 MBA Consulting Project 3
  MKTG 6600 Marketing Strategy (3.0)  3
  MKTG 6920 Creativity and Innovative Problem Solving 1.5
Emphasis Requirements: 9 Credits
  FIN 6130 Financial Statement Analysis and Modeling 3
  FIN 6160 International Financial Management 3
  FIN 6170 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Analysis 3

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of 36 hours of approved credit with no grade lower than a "C" as described in this program.
  2. Graduates may not transfer more than ten hours into this MBA program, preferably from an AACSB accredited institution. All transfer courses will be reviewed by a graduate committee managed by the Woodbury School of Business.
  3. Final approval for graduation will be determined by the MBA graduate committee of the Woodbury School of Business.
  4. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher must be maintained within program.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

 

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
ACC 6350 Management Control Systems 3
MGMT 6000 MBA Seminar 1.5
MGMT 6500 Effectively Managing and Facilitating Teams 3
MKTG 6900 Creativity and Innovative Problem Solving 1.5
FIN 6130 Financial Statement Analysis and Modeling 3
  Semester total: 12
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
FIN 6150 Financial Management 3
MGMT 6910 Designing Business 1.5
MGMT 6930 International Engagement 1.5
MKTG 6600 Marketing Strategy 3
FIN 6170 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Analysis 3
  Semester total: 12
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
ECON 6300 Managerial Economics 3
MGMT 6800 Global Business Strategy 3
MGMT 6940 MBA consulting 3
FIN 6160 International Financial Management 3
  Semester total: 12
  Degree total: 36

Department

Master of Business Administration Graduate Program

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Master of Business Administration Graduate Program