The MBA with a Management concentration enhances knowledge and develops skills that prepare students for leadership and an understanding of management competencies that are required to plan, build and run a successful enterprise. With an emphasis on employee motivation and overall management of people and organizational systems, this program provides the foundation for students to build up a new or existing enterprise.
This flexible concentration gives you the option to complete your degree by taking classes weekdays, evenings, and weekends or complete this concentration completely online by taking our three online management courses.
Summary of Requirements
MBA Program Curriculum (total of 30 credits)
The MBA program is made up of three course components: Core, Concentration, and Capstone
Core Courses (15 credits)
In the five Core courses you will apply the theory from the foundation coursework through cases and real-world exercises.
- ACCT 505: Managerial & Cost Accounting (3 credits)
- FIN 505: Advanced Financial Management & Policy (3 credits)
- ITKM 505: Information Systems & Knowledge Management (3 credits)
- MGMT 505: Organizational Behavior (3 credits)
- MKTG 505: Marketing & Branding (3 credits)
Concentration Courses (9 credits)
Course options include (select three):
- MGMT 511: Human Resources Management (3 credits)
- MGMT 512: Organizational Development (3 credits)
- MGMT 522: Conflict & Negotiation (3 credits)
- MGMT 523: Leadership, Teams & Managing Change (3 credits)
- MGMT 534: Strategic Sourcing & Vendor Management (3 credits)
- MGMT 539: International Issues (3 credits)
- MGMT 555: Global Program & Project Management (3 credits)
- MGMT 560: Foundations of Business Process & Ops Management (3 credits)
- MGMT 565: Foundations of Product Management (3 credits)
- MGMT 571: Foundations of Service Management (3 credits)
- MGMT 585: New Product Commercialization (3 credits)
- MGMT 590: Intellectual Property Management (3 credits)
Capstone Courses (6 credits)
- BUCP 597: Policy & Strategy (3 credits)
Experiential Course (select one)
- MGMT 582: Business Planning (3 credits)
- BUCP 598: Thesis (3 credits)
- BUCP 599: Internship (3 credits)
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“Leadership . . . . From the Ground Up”
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Refreshments
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Presentation
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- Design Management
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Join members of the UB community for 2017 UB Faculty Research Day!
Attend this premiere academic event to learn about the diverse array of research undertaken by faculty and assisted by students. Poster presentations will begin the day, followed by a keynote address, “Beyond the Scholarship of Discovery–Opportunities for Academic Research,” delivered by featured speaker Donald H. Sebastian, Ph.D. Further discussion and awards will round out the afternoon.
|9 – 11:15 a.m.||Schelfhaudt Gallery||Coffee and Poster Presentations|
|11:30 – 12:30 a.m.||Littlefield Recital Hall||Keynote Address|
|12:45 – 1:45 p.m.||Littlefield Recital Hall||Multiple Rooms|
|1:45 – 3:45 p.m.||Littlefield Recital Hall||Seed Money Grant Awardees Symposium|
|4 p.m.||Schelfhaudt Gallery||Wine and Cheese Reception and Awards|