Ship MBA Professional

Degree Requirements

Foundation Courses (16 credits) – or equivalent coursework

  • BSN510 Economic and Information Systems Environment
  • BSN511 Business Operations and Analysis
  • BNS512 Essentials of Accounting and Finance
  • BSN513 Organizational Behavior and Marketing

The Foundations courses may be waived if an applicant has 18 semester hours of prerequisite knowledge in accounting, economics, finance, organizational behavior, marketing, and operations management. These areas are covered in the following undergraduate courses offered at Shippensburg University:

  • ACC200 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
  • ECN113 Principles of Economics
  • FIN311 Financial Management
  • SCM200 Statistical Applications in Business
  • SCM330 Supply Chain and Operations Management
  • MIS142 Business Computer Systems
  • MGT305 Organizational Behavior
  • MKT305 Principles of Marketing

Upper-level Required Courses (24 credits)

  • MBA502 Managerial Accounting
  • MBA529 Corporate Financial Management
  • MBA552 Entrepreneurship
  • MBA554 International Business
  • MBA556 Organizational Leadership
  • MBA565 Information Management and Analysis for Decision Making
  • MBA577 Supply Chain Management
  • MBA593 Strategic Management (capstone class; must be taken after completion of at least four MBA classes)

Possible Electives (6 credits)

  • ISS515 Information Systems Project Management
  • ISS550 Database Design
  • ISS570 Information Analysis
  • MBA532 Marketing Research
  • MBA533 Business Operations and Logistics Planning
  • MBA534 Buyer Behavior
  • MBA547 Management Information Systems and Applications
  • MBA548 IT Management and Innovation
  • MBA557 Negotiation
  • MBA558 Ethics and Sustainability
  • MBA561 Human Resources and Development
  • MBA570 Marketing Management
  • MBA571 International Marketing Management
  • MBA572 Marketing in a Technological Environment
  • MBA575 Global Supply Chain Management
  • MBA594 Selected Topics
  • SCM515 Procurement Management
  • SCM555 Supply Chain Quality Management
  • SCM570 Supply Chain Management Theory and Practice
  • SCM590 Warehousing and Distribution Management

Electives from Arts and Science and Education are also available

MBA Advising Checklist

Contact Us

MBA Director/MBA Secretary
Grove Hall 324
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257
(717) 477-1483

MBA Contact Form

John L. Grove College of Business
Shippensburg University
1871 Old Main Drive
Grove 124
Shippensburg, PA 17257-2299 

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