Business Essentials Courses

These courses are for the degree requirements beginning in 2020-21. The two 2-credit Essential courses are taken as part of the 36 credits required for the degree, typically before taking any other classes. You may be able to test out of these courses, but will then take up to four additional elective credits to reach the required 36 total credits. Learn More - Program Overview | Degree Requirements

Essentials of Financial Analysis

In this course, students will gain familiarity with interpreting corporate financial statements, specifically how the information within the statements informs the corporate decision-making process. Students will be equipped with the knowledge and tools necessary to analyze the past performance of a corporation and the application of this analysis to the formulation of strategic decisions designed… View course description.

MBA 708  •  2 Credits  •  Duration: 7 Weeks  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2020, Spring 2021 (TENTATIVE)

Essentials of Economic and Statistical Analysis

In this course, students will gain familiarity with essential concepts of economics and statistics and be ready to apply these concepts in business applications in subsequent graduate business coursework. Economics principles include supply and demand, exchange rates, elasticity, features of perfectly competitive markets, and features of oligopoly where businesses have market power and their… View course description.

MBA 709  •  2 Credits  •  Duration: 7 Weeks  •  Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Upcoming Class Offerings: Fall 2020, Spring 2021 (TENTATIVE)