MBA PROGRAM

 

PROGRAM OPTIONS

Full-time Accelerated

Fully Employed Professional

  • 1 year - 3 semesters
  • 2 years - 6 semesters
  • 12 credits per semester
  • 6 credits per semester
  • Work experience - Not required
  • Work Experience - 2 to 4 years of full-time, professional experience
  • Generally day-time classes, Monday through Thursday (occasional evenings and Fridays)
  • Evening classes, two nights per week from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Program begins

  • FALL semester (August) - Orem campus

 

 

Program begins

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MBA CORE COURSES

 

Core Program (27 credit hours) - Completed by all students

CORE COURSES

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT  6500

Managing Individuals and Groups

3.0

MKTG   6920

Creativity and Innovative Problem Solving

1.5 

ACCT    6350 

Accounting Strategies for Achieving Profit Goals 3.0 

ECON   6300

Managerial Economics 3.0

FIN        6150

Financial Management 3.0

MKTG   6600

Marketing Strategy 3.0

MGMT  6000

MBA Seminar 1.5

MGMT  6800 

Global Business Strategy 3.0

MGMT  6910

Designing Business 1.5

MGMT  6930

International Engagement

1.5 

MGMT  6940

MBA Consulting Project

1.5 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AREAS OF EMPHASIS

 

 

 

Management

Prepares students for careers in strategy-related managerial opportunities, including project management

Potential Certification:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)

Emphasis Courses (9 Credits)

   UVU Course Code

Emphasis Courses

   MGMT 6740 Information Systems and Project Management

   MGMT 6510

Operations and Supply Chain Management

   MGMT 6760 Applied Business Research

Prerequisites

No additional prerequisites required beyond the MBA program prerequisites listed above.

Technology Management

Prepares students for careers in technology-related managerial opportunities, including information technologies, management information systems, project management, and customer relationship management

Potential Certification:

  • Certificate in Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT)
  • Certificate in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)

Emphasis Courses (9 Credits)

   UVU Course Code

Emphasis Courses

   MGMT 6440

Advanced Project Management

   MGMT 6470

Organization Information Technologies

   MKTG 6400 Technology Marketing and Customer Experience

Prerequisites

No additional prerequisites required beyond the MBA program prerequisites listed above.

Finance

Prepares students for careers in corporate finance, investment and international banking or investment analysis

Potential Certification:

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) - Level 1 *

* Students are encouraged to take the CFA Level I exam prior to graduation.

Emphasis Courses (9 Credits)

   UVU Course Code

Emphasis Courses

   FIN 6130

Financial Statement Analysis and Modeling

   FIN 6160

International Financial Management

   FIN 6170 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Analysis

Prerequisites

   Course

Grade Req.

MyEducator Course

   Business Statistics**

B- or higher
Yes

   Managerial Statistics

B- or higher
Not Available
   Microeconomics** B- or higher
Yes
   Macroeconomics** B- or higher

Yes

   Principles of Finance B- or higher Not Available
   Business Calculus OR
   Business Analytics
   (Or equivalent)
B- or higher
Not Available

 

Marketing

Prepares students for careers that help corporations effectively plan an advanced marketing strategy and implement new platforms

Potential Certification:

  • Google Analytics
  • Google Ad Words

Emphasis Courses (9 Credits)

   UVU Course Code

Emphasis Courses

   MKTG 6620

Marketing Research and Analytics

   MKTG 6640

Brand, Product, and Services Management

   MKTG 6660 Marketing Channels and Communications

Prerequisites

   Course

Grade Req.

MyEducator Course

   Principles of Marketing**

B- Yes

   Microeconomics**

B- Yes

 

 

 

 

 

COURSE SCHEDULES

 

 

Full-time Accelerated – One Year, Orem Campus

Fall Semester

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6000

MBA Seminar

1.5

MKTG 6920

Creativity and Innovative Problem Solving

1.5 
MGMT 6500

Managing Individuals and Groups

3.0 
FIN 6150 Financial Management 3.0
     
EMPHASIS COURSES    
FIN 6130 Financial Statement Analysis and Modeling 
(Finance Emphasis)
3.0
MGMT 6510 Information Systems and Project Management
(Management Emphasis)
3.0
MKTG 6620 Marketing Research and Analytics 
(Marketing Emphasis)
3.0

Spring Semester

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6910

Designing Business

1.5 
MGMT 6930

International Engagement
(Domestic Trip, combine with FT - S)

1.5
MGMT 6930 International Engagement
(Multiple International Travel Sections)
1.5
MKTG 6600 Marketing Strategy 3.0
     
EMPHASIS COURSES    
FIN 6160 International Financial Management
(Finance Emphasis)
3.0
MGMT 6740 Operations and Supply Chain Management
(Management Emphasis)
3.0
MKTG 6640 Brand, Product, and Services Management
(Marketing Emphasis)
3.0

Summer Semester

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6800

Global Business Strategy

3.0

MGMT 6940

MBA Consulting Project

3.0
ECON 6300

Managerial Economics

3.0 
     
EMPHASIS COURSES    
FIN 6170 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Analysis
(Finance Emphasis)
3.0
MGMT 6860 Applied Business Research
(Management Emphasis)
3.0
MKTG 6660 Marketing Channels and Communications
(Marketing Emphasis)
3.0

Fully Employed Professional - Two Years, Orem Campus

Fall Semester (Year 1)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6000

MBA Seminar

1.5

MKTG 6920

Creativity and Innovative Problem Solving

1.5 
MGMT 6500

Managing Individuals and Groups

3.0 

Spring Semester (Year 1)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

     
EMPHASIS COURSES    
FIN 6160 International Financial Management
(Finance Emphasis)
3.0
MGMT 6740 Operations and Supply Chain Management
(Management Emphasis)
3.0
MKTG 6640 Brand, Product, and Services Management
(Marketing Emphasis)
3.0

Summer Semester (Year 1)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MKTG 6600

Marketing Strategy

3.0

MGMT 6800

Global Business Strategy

3.0

 

Fall Semester (Year 2)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

FIN 6150

Financial Management

3.0
     
EMPHASIS COURSES    
FIN 6170 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Analysis
(Finance Emphasis)
3.0
MGMT 6860 Applied Business Research
(Management Emphasis)
3.0
MKTG 6660 Marketing Channels and Communications
(Marketing Emphasis)
3.0

Spring Semester (Year 2)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6930

International Engagement 
(Multiple International Travel Sections)

1.5

MGMT 6910

Designing Business

1.5

ECON 6300

Managerial Economics

3.0

Summer Semester (Year 2)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6940

MBA Consulting 3.0
     
EMPHASIS COURSES    
FIN 6170 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Analysis
(Finance Emphasis)
3.0
MGMT 6860 Applied Business Research
(Management Emphasis)
3.0
MKTG 6660 Marketing Channels and Communications
(Marketing Emphasis)
3.0

Fully Employed Professional - Two Years, Thanksgiving Point

The program begins Spring Term (January)
When it starts in ODD years, classes are taught on Monday and Wednesday evenings.
When it starts in EVEN years, classes are taught on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

NOTE: ONLY the Management Emphasis is offered for the off-campus cohort. They might be able to take other emphasis courses at the Orem Campus.
Contact the MBA Office for details.

Spring Semester (Year 1, started even years)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6000

MBA Seminar

1.5

MKTG 6920

Creativity and Innovative Problem Solving

1.5 
MGMT 6500

Managing Individuals and Groups

3.0 

Summer Semester (Year 1, started even years)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6740

Operations and Supply Chain Management

3.0

Fall Semester (Year 1, started even years)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MKTG 6600

Marketing Strategy

3.0

MGMT 6800

Global Business Strategy

3.0

 

Spring Semester (Year 2, started even years)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

FIN 6150

Financial Management

3.0

MGMT 6510

Information Systems and Project Management

3.0 

Summer Semester (Year 2, started even years)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6930

International Engagement 
(Multiple International Travel Sections)

1.5

MGMT 6910

Designing Business

1.5

ECON 6300

Managerial Economics

3.0

Fall Semester (Year 1, started even years)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6940

MBA Consulting 3.0

MGMT 6860

Applied Business Research

3.0

 

 

Fully Employed Professional - Two Years, Silicon Slopes Campus

Fall Semester (Year 1)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6000

MBA Seminar

1.5

MKTG 6920

Creativity and Innovative Problem Solving

1.5 
MGMT 6500

Managing Individuals and Groups

3.0 

Spring Semester (Year 1)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

ACC  6350

 Accounting Strategies for Achieving Profit Goals 3.0
MKGT 6400

Technology Marketing and Customer

Relationship Management

3.0

Summer Semester (Year 1)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MKTG 6600

Marketing Strategy

3.0

MGMT 6800

Global Business Strategy

3.0

 

Fall Semester (Year 2)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

FIN 6150

Financial Management

3.0
MGMT 6440 Advanced Project Management 3.0

 

Spring Semester (Year 2)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6930

International Engagement 
(Multiple International Travel Sections)

1.5

MGMT 6910

Designing Business

1.5

ECON 6300

Managerial Economics

3.0

Summer Semester (Year 2)

UVU Course Code

Course

Course Credits

MGMT 6940

MBA Consulting 3.0

MGMT 6470

Organizational Information Technologies 3.0

 

 

 

PREREQUISITE COURSES

After students have been admitted to the program, and have had an official transcript review to determine necessary prerequisites, they may register for the required course to meet the prerequisites. These prerequisites are not required BEFORE applying to the program but are completed AFTER a student has been accepted.

 PLEASE NOTE: Students pursuing an emphasis in Finance and Marketing are required to complete both the Management Emphasis prerequisites AND the additional courses listed below under each emphasis.

All emphases require prerequisite courses to be completed with a B- or higher. Prerequisite courses taken through My Educator require 80% or higher to qualify.              

*All prerequisites must be completed prior to the start of the program.

Core Prerequisites - Required for ALL Emphases

 

UVU Course Code

Course

MyEducator Courses Available

ACC  2010

Financial Accounting Yes

ACC  2020

Managerial Accounting

Yes

IM  2010

Excel Proficiency Yes

FIN  3100

Principles of Finance Yes

MGMT  2340

Business Statistics Yes

Finance Emphasis Prerequisites

 

UVU Course Code

Course

MyEducator Courses Available

ECON  2010

Microeconomics Yes

ECON  2020

Macroeconomics

Yes

ECON  3340

Managerial Statistics No

FIN  3100

Principles of Finance No

MGMT  2240

Business Calculus No

Marketing Emphasis Prerequisites

 

UVU Course Code

Course

MyEducator Courses Available

ECON  2010

Microeconomics Yes

ECON  2020

Macroeconomics

Yes

MKTG  3600

Principles of Marketing Yes

Students have two options for meeting their specific prerequisite requirements

 

OPTION 1: Register for required course(s), such as those at UVU, or

OPTION 2: Register for the corresponding online prep course(s) through MyEducator.

You may work on prerequisites before or after you have been accepted (conditionally) to an MBA program.

 

How to Register for MyEducator Courses

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  1. Click the “Checkout” button and enter payment information.
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  3. Once registration is complete, you will be transferred directly to the course material.

OPTION 1 - Traditional Courses

 

UVU COURSE CODE

COURSE NAME

ACC  2010*

Financial Accounting  

ACC  2020*

Managerial Accounting

 

IM  2010

Excel Proficiency  

FIN 3100

Principles of Finance  

MGMT 2340

Business Statistics  

 

 * For the Management and Marketing emphases ONLY - Students may take ACC 3000 (Financial Managerial Cost Concepts) in place of ACC 2010 and 2020.

OPTION 2 - MyEducator Courses

 

UVU COURSE CODE

MYEDUCATOR COURSE NAME

ACC  2010 & ACC  2020

UVU MBA Prep - ACCOUNTING  

IM  2010

UVU MBA Prep - EXCEL

 

FIN  3100

UVU MBA Prep - FINANCE  

MGMT  2340

UVU MBA Prep - STATISTICS  

MKTG  3600

(Marketing Emphasis Prerequisit)

UVU MBA Prep - MARKETING  

ECON  2010  & 2020

(Finance Emphasis Prerequisit)

UVU MBA Prep - ECONOMICS