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Foundation Courses

The foundation courses below fulfill both the prerequisite requirements for the MBA program, as well as offer a business certificate option. Most courses are two credits and run eight weeks. These courses do not count toward the 30 credits required for the MBA degree.

Foundation Courses

ACCT 703   Accounting Fnd. for Business Decisions

Financial Accounting is a graduate-level introduction course in accounting. Not for MBA credit. View full course description.

2 Credits  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017

ACCT 704   Accounting Fnd. for Management Decisions

Accounting Fnd. for Management Decisions is a graduate-level introduction course in accounting. Not for MBA credit. View full course description.

1 Credit  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017

BSAD 702   Statistics Analysis Foundation

At the end of the course you will have learned all the basic concepts, principles, and techniques of business statistics. Not for MBA credit. View full course description.

2 Credits  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017

ECON 703   Microeconomics Foundation

This course develops basic principles of microeconomics, focusing on economic concepts and analysis that are useful in decision-making by individuals and firms in markets. Not for MBA credit. View full course description.

1 Credit  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017

ECON 704   Macroeconomics Foundation

This course develops basic principles of macroeconomics, focusing on economic aggregates such as national output. Not for MBA credit. View full course description.

1 Credit  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017

FIN 720   Fundamentals of Managerial Finance

Fundamentals of Managerial Finance is an introductory course in managerial finance. (Acct. 703 is a prerequisite. Not for MBA credit.) View full course description.

2 Credits  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017

IS 740   Management Information Systems in Business

Management Information Systems in Business is the first in a series of courses you could take to develop your background in the use of computers in business. Not for MBA credit. View full course description.

2 Credits  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017

MGMT 740   Organizational Management Foundation

This course introduces students to issues related to the management of organizations. Not for MBA credit. View full course description.

2 Credits  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017

MGMT 741   Production and Operations Foundation

The Production and Operations Management (POM) Foundation course is designed for students entering the MBA program who have not had sufficient exposure to the subject before. Not for MBA credit. View full course description.

2 Credits  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017

MKTG 730   Marketing Analysis Foundation

The marketing function is critical to the success of every organization around the world. Not for MBA credit. View full course description.

2 Credits  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2016, Spring 2017