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Program Requirements


The WKU MBA program is a 30-credit hour degree with four concentrations, allowing you to customize your MBA and direct your career pathOur program allows you to pursue your MBA on your timeline for professional goals. You may finish in 1 year or up to 5 years as you choose. As you plan your schedule, you may choose to complete courses online, classroom/hybrid, or a blend of both. 

Required Courses

Code Title Hours
BA 510  Advanced Organizational Behavior 3
BA 511  Applied Micro Economic Theory 3
BA 513 Information Technology & Data Analytics 3
BA 515 Managerial Accounting 3
BA 517 Advanced Marketing 3
BA 519 Advanced Managerial Finance
BA 590 Strategic Business Concepts and Applications 3
Concentration   9
Total Hours   30

Supply Chain Management Concentration

Code Title Hours
BA 579 Supply Chain Management 3
BA 583 Procurement Management 3
BA 584 Supply Chain Analytics 3
Total Hours   9

Business Data Analytics Concentration

Code Title Hours
BDAN 515 Data Management  3
BDAN 517 Predictive Analytics 3
BDAN 519 Visualization Decision Making 3
Total Hours   9

Six Sigma/Lean Management Concentration

Code Title Hours
EGMT 540 Theory of Constraints 3
EGMT 580 Six Sigma Quality 3
EGMT 594 Lean Systems 3
Total Hours   9

Cyber Security Management Concentration

Code Title Hours
CYSA 520 Principles of Cybersecurity Data Analytics 3
CYSA 522 Cybersecurity Risk Compliance 3
CYSA 524 Cybersecurity Orchestration US 3
Total Hours   9 

Students may work with the MBA Director to create a customized program that aligns with their career goals, choosing courses from across disciplines in order to complete this concentration.

If you're interested in this option, please contact us for more info. We've also included a list of course options below.


Interdisciplinary Course Options
Please check TopNet to see when these are offered.

ACCT 510

Advanced Accounting Information Systems and Data Analytics

ACCT 520

Special Topics in Managerial Accounting

ACCT 530

Special Topics in Tax Research and Planning

ECON 594

Forecasting

BDAN 515

Data Management

BDAN 517

Predictive Analytics

BDAN 519

Visualization and Decision Making

CYSA 520

Principles of Cybersecurity for Data Analytics

CYSA 522

Cybersecurity Risk and Compliance

CYSA 524

Cybersecurity Orchestration Using Data Analytics

BA 579

Supply Chain Management

BA 583

Procurement Management

BA 584

Supply Chain Analytics

EGMT 540

Theory of Constraints

EGMT 580

Six Sigma Quality

EGMT 594

Lean Systems

HMD 583

Foodservice Systems Management

HMD 584

Community Nutrition

HMD 587

Seminar in Concepts and Methods of Dietetic Practice

 


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 Last Modified 9/10/21