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MBA Curriculum

Beginning Fall 2018, the MBA program is comprised of 36 credit hours (2 essentials courses, 7 core courses, 2 electives, and 1 capstone). 

The MBA program follows the semester schedule. Courses are taught in the evening and online. Students may choose to be enrolled part-time or full-time.

Evening business classes are taught on The Citadel’s campus and begin at 5:45pm. Each class meets one evening per week during Fall and Spring semesters. The Summer semester is divided into two condensed 7-week terms. Each class will meet two nights per week during a Summer term. All face-to-face business classes meet in Bond Hall.

Online business classes are taught using CITLearn (Blackboard), an online course management system. Students will login to CITLearn via Lesesne Gateway, the student portal. Students needing technical assistance may contact the IT Helpdesk. Students taking online classes are expected to have a reliable computer with internet access. Students will also need a webcam.

Essentials Courses (2 courses, 6 credit hours)

BADM 702 - MBA Essentials I
BADM 703 - MBA Essentials II

Core Courses (7 courses, 21 credit hours)

BADM 705 - The Framework of Business
BADM 719 - Information Technology Management
BADM 728 - Accounting for Executives
BADM 731 - Quantitative Methods for Operations Management
BADM 734 - Case Studies in Finance
BADM 735 - Ethical Leadership and Organization Behavior
BADM 737 - Strategic Marketing 

Electives (2 courses, 6 credit hours)

Students in the MBA program are required to take two electives. Acceptable 700-level BADM courses are taught each semester

Students enrolled in the Technical Project Management Certificate may use up to two of the following PMGT courses towards their elective requirements: PMGT 650, 651, 652, and/or 653. 

Students enrolled in the Leadership Certificate may use up to two of the following LDRS courses towards their elective requirements: LDRS 711, 712, and/or 714.

Capstone Course (1 course, 3 credit hours)

BADM 765 - Business Plan or BADM 769 Capstone


School of Business

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