The MBA with MIS Concentration focuses on the technical skills needed in today’s business world. The curriculum prepares students for professional careers in the areas of information security, operations research/data analysis, or health care. 

MIS MBA Requirements

Requirements   Hours
MBA Core
FIN 6451 Financial Management 3
ACC 6501 Accounting Issues in Business Decisions 3
GBU 6552 Law and Ethics in the Business Environment 3
MGT 6570 Managing in a Global Environment 3
MGT 6571 Quantitative Management 3
MGT 6572 Policy Formulation and Administration 3
MBA MIS Courses 
MIS 6015 Accounting Information Systems and Data Analytics 3
MIS 6524 E-Strategy: Strategic Management of Information Systems 3
Choose one following sets of courses:  
1. Information Security:  
AJU 6647 Cyber Terrorism 3
AJU 5543 Introduction to Physical Security 3
2. Data Analysis:  
MAT 5407 Statistical Data Analysis 3
MAT 5490 Introduction to Operations Research 3
3. Health Care Information:  
HIM 6500 Foundation in Management Information Systems 3
HIM 6550 Health Data Management 3
Total Hours   30

Students must complete all of their undergraduate prerequisites with a grade of “C” or better. Prerequisite courses below this grade must be retaken. Students must complete all of their prerequisites or be concurrently enrolled in their last prerequisites before taking any graduate work.

The Graduate Program in Business Administration builds on a core of undergraduate courses normally taught in schools of business.

General Foundation Courses  Hours
ACC 203 Survey of Financial Accounting 3
FIN 341 Business Finance 3
MKT 381 Marketing 3
MIS 099 Spreadsheet Proficiency Requirement 0
Total Hours   9
Additional Foundation Courses for 
MIS Concentration
Hours
CSC 116 Intro to Programming and Problem Solving 3
Total Hours   3

The following items are required for acceptance into the MC Business accelerated MBA program:

  • Completed online application
  • Bachelors degree from a regionally accredited university
  • Possess an undergraduate record and/or work experience that indicates the ability to pursue the MBA program:
    • 3.00 GPA and above (GMAT is waived)
    • 2.25-2.99 GPA must meet one of the following:
      • 3-5 years of appropriate professional experience (submit a resume)
      • GMAT
  • For students that must meet the GMAT requirement, an appropriate score must be submitted by the end of the first semester (maximum of 9 hours) in which graduate level classes are taken. Students without a GMAT score after their first semester of graduate work will not be allowed to enroll in any subsequent graduate courses.