The Management Concentration allows students to take three courses and uniquely combine them to meet specific interests and needs. For example, if you are interested in such diverse courses as entrepreneurship, project management, and managing organizational transformation, this is the concentration for you. Any number of course combinations can be selected.
MBA Management graduates work in a wide array of positions and industries, due to the nature of this concentration, from project administration to risk analysis, to a Web as general managers, analysts, and other positions for global organizations.
Select 9 graduate credits from Management (6500) classes. No more than six credits of 500 level courses may be used for the entire MBA degree.
(*Required for students with no work experience; taken for credit but not applied toward graduation requirements.)
Gateway courses may be waived based on recent comparable coursework or waiver exams.
Students must show proficiency in the following areas critical to success in the MBA:
There are many ways to show proficiency, including testing.
*All core and Professional courses require Excel, writing and statistics proficiency prior to enrollment.
The Action learning course CAN be satisfied within the concentration. Review the full list of approved Action Learning courses.
(Restricted to students graduating within two semesters.)
Students currently admitted to this program may have different course requirements than those listed here. Refer to your official Program Checklist and DARS in My Akron for your program requirements.