Master of Business Administration

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program provides students advanced business theory and practices. Students complete a balanced curriculum of thirteen courses (37 credit hours) that provide opportunities to develop advanced business skills that are current and applicable to real-world business situations.

The School of Graduate and Professional Studies at Washington Adventist University was designed to accommodate the education needs of working adult students. The condensed program format allows students to complete their MBA in as little as 12 months and enjoy the added convenience of flexible online learning.

Required Courses (3 credit hours each):

  • ACCT 610 Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT 620 Financial Accounting
  • BUAD 500 Graduate School Fundamentals (1 credit hour)
  • BUAD 555 Decision Sciences and Statistics for Managers
  • BUAD 560 Management Communications
  • ECON 528 Managerial Economics
  • FNCE 680 Corporate Finance
  • MGMT 540 Operations Management
  • MGMT 621 Group Behavior and Team-Building
  • MGMT 622 Developing Ethical Leadership
  • MGMT 630 Managing Human Capital
  • MGMT 689 Strategic Management
  • MKTG 676 Marketing Management

Admissions Requirements:

  • G.P.A. of 2.75 or higher from an accredited undergraduate program
  • Professional resume
  • Completed prerequisite courses with B grades or better in:
    – Principles of Accounting I
    – Math 110
    – Principles of Economics (Microeconomics & Macroeconomics, or combination course)
  • Written statement and possible interview
  • TOEFL (if English is not the applicant’s primary language)

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