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MBA 501. Credit By Arrangement

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Credit By Arrangement.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring| Summer


MBA 588. Type B Workshop

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Area limited and specific subjects selected before workshop is announced. These workshops are designed to meet the needs of graduate students for continuing education or enrichment. Workshops numbered 588 may be included as a part of the graduate degree only with the specific approval of the adviser and the graduate dean. This approval may be obtained either by inclusion of the course at the time or program approval or through the petition process.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring| Summer


MBA 600. Special Problems

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Independent study for advanced students wishing to work out a special problem in the major area of concentration.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring| Summer


MBA 605. Business Topics

Credits: 1-6 View Details
Description: Selected topics related to contemporary business issues. May be repeated with different topics up to a maximum of 6 credits.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MBA 625. Advanced Marketing Information and Research

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Role of information and research in decision-making in business, especially marketing; marketing and competitive intelligence; designing and conducting market research studies.
Prerequisites: BCIS 542, MBA 629
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MBA 627. Global Marketing Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Management of multinational corporations in dealing with international markets, planning, implementing, controlling, and evaluating global marketing programs; role of global competition in world markets.
Prerequisites: MBA 629
Semester Offered: Spring


MBA 629. Marketing Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Management of the marketing function in a business organization; marketing analysis and planning in the areas of produce, price, logistics (place) and promotion; role of marketing in strategic planning.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


MBA 632. Management Support Systems

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Topics in technology supported business decision making, reengineering, and related management strategies. Management support technologies, modeling and decision making techniques.
Prerequisites: BCIS 340
Semester Offered: Fall


MBA 633. Topics in Management Information

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Recent developments in concepts, theory, practices in the analysis and design of management information systems.
Prerequisites: BCIS 340
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MBA 634. Information Technology Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Managing information technology to create competitive advantages. Changing business process, adding value to products, and creating sustainability.
Prerequisites: BCIS 340
Semester Offered: Spring


MBA 635. Management of Technology

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Public policy, product development, and managing innovation.
Prerequisites: BCIS 340
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MBA 636. Legal, Ethical, and Regulatory Environment of Business

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Effect of the law and regulatory environment on business. Managerial decision-making in a legal and ethical manner.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


MBA 640. Advanced Information Security Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Advanced analysis of log files, hacking methods and attack sources. Planning comprehensive logging strategies. Using log data to improve the computer security plan. Problems of recruiting and retaining security personnel.
Prerequisites: BCIS 350
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MBA 644. Internship

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Participation in a full time paid position with an approved cooperating business, governmental, or civic organization. A maximum of 3 credits may apply as electives. Permission of MBA Director required.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring| Summer


MBA 651. Global Business Seminar

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Management of Multinational corporations and markets. Course will be taught at satellite locations only.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MBA 663. Operations Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Case studies that emphasize the direction of systems comprising people, material, facilities, and information that create goods and/or services.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


MBA 667. Organizational Behavior

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Individual and interpersonal behavior, group dynamics and structure, and leadership within the context of work organizations. Conceptual understanding, practical applications, and skill development.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


MBA 670. Corporate Strategies

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Analysis, case studies, and outside readings in contemporary management problems. This course must be taken in the last semester of the M.B.A. program.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


MBA 671. Financial Analysis and Control

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Problems confronting corporate fiancial management in analyzing financial requirements.
Prerequisites: FIRE 577
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


MBA 673. Management of Human Resources

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Individial and group employment relations; theories of selecting, developing, motivating, and accounting for human resources.
Semester Offered: Spring


MBA 675. Multinational Business Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Cultural, economic, socio-political and technological factors in managing multinational corporations. Comparative management approaches suitable for managing human and material resources. Management in multinational corporations.
Semester Offered: Summer


MBA 676. Multinational Financial Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Financial flows in multinational corporations operating in a world-wide or regional environment. Capital budgeting (asset allocation), financing within own or foreign nations, and regulations and taxes affecting flows of monies across international boundaries.
Semester Offered: Fall


MBA 683. Accounting for Managers

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Cost functions, cost-volume-profit relationships, performance measurement and evaluation, and the allocation of scarce resources as an aid to the decision-making process.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MBA 684. Financial Accounting

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Accounting systems and their role in the evaluation of assets, the determination of income, and the measurement of equities with concentration on the interpretation of published accounting statements.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


MBA 690. Selected Topics

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: May be repeated to a max. of 9 credits.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring| Summer


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