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Business Administration

School of Management
Department of Business Administration
(907) 474-7253

B.B.A., M.B.A. Degrees

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 30 credits

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The business administration department offers professional education applicable to the fields of management, finance, human resource management, international business, marketing and travel industry management to individuals interested in entering industry or government.

The program prepares graduates to meet the complex problems of the technical, economic and social environment and to enable them to provide imaginative and responsible leadership to industry and government.

The UAF program recognizes that competence in the practice of management necessitates education in both breadth and depth. The graduate program is accredited by AACSB—the International Association for Management Education.

Graduate Program—M.B.A. Degree

Concentrations: Capital Markets, General Management

  1. Complete the admission process including the following:
    a. Submit results from the GMAT.
  2. Complete the general university requirements.
  3. Complete the master’s degree requirements.
  4. Complete the following foundation courses if previous college work is not in business:

    ACCT 602—Accounting for Managers 3 credits

    BA 325—Financial Management 3 credits

    BA 330—The Legal Environment of Business 3 credits

    BA 343—Principles of Marketing 3 credits

    BA 360—Operations Management 3 credits

    BA 390—Organizational Theory and Behavior 3 credits
  5. Complete the following advanced M.B.A. core courses after all foundation course requirements (part 4) are completed:

    BA 617—Organizational Theory for Managers 3 credits

    BA 643—Marketing Management 3 credits

    BA 675—Quantitative Methods for Managers 3 credits

    BA 680—Financial Markets and Strategy 3 credits
  6. Complete the following capstone course:

    BA 690—Corporate Strategy 3 credits
  7. Complete 1 of the following concentrations:

    Capital Markets
    a. Complete 4 of the following:

    ACCT 630—Taxation and Management Decisions 3 credits

    BA 620—Portfolio Theory and Asset Pricing 3 credits

    BA 630—Derivative Securities 3 credits

    BA 681—Fixed Income Securities and Markets 3 credits

    BA 682—Financial Statement Analysis 3 credits

    b. Complete 1 approved elective at the 400- or 600-level 3 credits
    c. Minimum credits required 30

    General Management
    a. Complete 4 of the following:

    ACCT 650—Management Accounting Seminar 3 credits

    AIS 673—Technology Management 3 credits

    BA 607—Human Resources Management 3 credits

    BA 647—Compensation Issues and Management 3 credits

    BA 660—Seminar in Operations Management 3 credits

    BA 670—Seminar in Multinational Business Management 3 credits

    BA 682—Financial Statements Analysis 3 credits

    BA 683—Advanced Topics in Marketing 3 credits

    BA 691—Advanced Topics in Business 3 credits

    b. Complete 1 approved elective at the 400- or 600-level 3 credits
    c. Minimum credits required 30

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