Business Administration- Master of Business Administration

For information, contact:
MBA Program Office, Voice of America Learning Center
Farmer School of Business, 513-895-8876
www.fsb.MiamiOH.edu/mba

 The Farmer School of Business offers a Professional MBA degree with evening classes held at Miami's Voice of America Learning Center in West Chester, Ohio. The program is completed on a part time basis and designed to allow completion in 2 years, assuming year round participation by the student, and will allow the student to gain the degree with a concentration in marketing, finance, or general business. Admission requirements are posted on the MBA program website.

The Farmer School of Business is accredited by the AACSB, the international association for management education. In addition to the MBA program, there are also the Master of Accountancy and Master of Arts in Economics programs which are described under their alphabetical listings.

Admission Requirements

The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or the GRE score report should be sent directly to Miami University. The application and fee (via credit card) can be submitted online; official transcripts should be submitted online with application.  A resume, letter of recommendation, and the essay should be sent directly to the MBA Office in the School of Business. Complete details of the admission process can be found on the MBA admission website.

Requirements: Professional (Part-Time) Program

(36 semester hours)

There are three pre-requisite courses required prior to beginning the Professional MBA Program: Financial Accounting, Statistics, and Micro-Economics. Students must also display familiarity with standard desktop software, particularly spreadsheets. There will be an assessment process to ensure that the admitted student has both completed the pre-requisite courses and is competent in the prerequisite subject matter.

Students admitted to the Professional MBA program may choose a concentration in Marketing or Finance or students may earn a general MBA by taking a combination of three concentration courses.

Core Courses
ACC 611Accounting for Managers3
ECO 616Microeconomic Analysis for Managerial Decisions3
ISA 621Enabling Technology Topics I3
FIN 625Managerial Finance3
MKT 618Marketing Management3
MGT 627Supply Chain and Operations Management3
MGT 644Leadership, Change & Cross-Cultural Management3
MGT 654Strategic Human Resource Management3
BUS 637Managing Competition3
Concentration: select one elective per term your second year for a total of 9 credit hours for your concentration9
Marketing Concentration Courses
Creativity, Innovation & Problem Solving in Marketing
Information Network Marketing
Branding and Brand Equity Management
Marketing Analytics for the Executive
Finance Concentration Courses
Investment Management
Futures and Options
Applied Advanced Corporate Finance
Total Credit Hours36