Core Courses

Advanced business fundamentals form the foundation of our Two-Year MBA.

You’ll spend the first year acquiring key business management knowledge that will prove crucial for leadership roles in today’s advanced digital economy and global business opportunities. Our Performance Learning™ experience closely integrates classroom knowledge with applied hands-on practice to help you gain real-world experience quickly, starting with the first semester.

Fall Semester covers vital business management and operational practices, including:

  • Leading Teams
  • Financial Accounting
  • Microeconomics for Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Critical and Strategic Thinking
  • Managerial Finance
  • Strategy

Spring Semester expands upon the principles and theories learned during the first semester and adds to your critical business knowledge base with:

  • Managing Operations
  • Data Analytics and Modeling

Option A - One Immersion - Plus:

  • Managing Operations
  • Data Analytics and Modeling

Option B - The Customized Immersion - Plus:

  • Managing Operations
  • Data Analytics and Modeling

The following additional spring course options are available, depending on your Immersion selection:

  • Students taking the Strategic Marketing Immersion will also enroll in either the Management Cases course or the Managerial Cost Accounting course.
  • Students taking the Strategic Operations Immersion will also enroll in two of the following three courses: Management Cases; Managerial Cost Accounting; Supply Chain Management.
  • Students taking the Sustainable Global Enterprise Immersion will also enroll in select, additional electives, such as Management Cases, Clean Technology, Market Research, and Valuation Principles, based on individual interests.
  • For students taking the Managerial Finance Immersion, the Management Cases course will replace Financial Statement Analysis and Corporate Governance courses.
  • The Management Cases course is not available for those taking the Investment Banking or Capital Markets & Asset Management Immersions, but those students have the option of taking an accelerated version of the course in the fall of their second year