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 5406 Accounting Information Systems 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 Prerequisites   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 Prerequisites for 
MIS Concentration
CSC 116 Intro to Programming and Problem Solving 3
Total Hours   6

For regular admission, applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, an undergraduate record which indicates the ability to pursue the M.B.A. program, and a satisfactory score on the GMAT.

A student may take classes for one semester (maximum of 9 hours) without a GMAT score.

GMAT Waiver

The GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Exam) may be waived for individuals that have five or more years of appropriate work experience.

Students who complete their BSBA from an AACSB or ACBSP accredited program with an overall GPA of 3.5 or higher may have the GMAT requirement waived for the MBA program.