MaconCatalog : The Stetson-Hatcher School of Business : Evening and Online MBA Programs of Study : 36-hour Specialized MBA with Concentration (Evening and Online)
 
36-hour Specialized MBA with Concentration (Evening and Online)
This 36-hour Specialized MBA includes 24 hours of a required core and 12 hours in a specific concentration.
CORE COURSES (24 HOURS)
BUS 601.
Global Managerial Economics
(3 hours)
BUS 602.
Human Capital Management
(3 hours)
BUS 603.
Accounting for Managers
(3 hours)
BUS 605.
Marketing Decision Making
(3 hours)
BUS 609.
Financial Decision Making
(3 hours)
BUS 613.
Ethical Leadership
(3 hours)
Either:
BUS 606.
Decision Making and Decision Analytics
(3 hours)
OR
BUS 611.
Supply Chain and Logistics Management
(3 hours)
And:
BUS 699.
Strategy/Capstone
(3 hours)**
 
**The Capstone course provides students with the opportunity to correlate, integrate, and apply the concepts and principles that have been learned in the MBA program. The course must be taken at Mercer after all other core courses have been successfully completed. It is usually taken as the final course in the MBA program.
 
PLUS
 
Specialized Concentration of Study (12 Hours)
Students may select a specialized concentration of study, which requires 12 semester hours (four courses) beyond the MBA core. The concentration must include a customized law course (3 hours).
 
Each concentration will have 9 hours (3 courses) of concentration-specific content, including one distinctive course from the list below:
BUS 681.
Legal Environment of Business and Management Law
(3 hours)
BUS 682.
Legal Environment of Business and Marketing Law
(3 hours)
BUS 683.
Legal Environment of Business and Finance Law
(3 hours)
BUS 684.
Legal Environment of Business and Healthcare Law
(3 hours)
 
Concentrations include:
1. MARKETING
BUS 682 Legal Environment of Business and Marketing Law (3 hours)
Plus, any 3 of the following:
BUS 651. Services Marketing
BUS 652. Buyer Behavior
BUS 653. Social Media and eMarketing
BUS 654. Marketing Research
BUS 655. Marketing Promotion
BUS 658. International Marketing
2. ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION
BUS 681. Legal Environment of Business and Management Law
Plus any three of the following:
BUS 690 Entrepreneurship
BUS 693. Negotiations
BUS 694 Innovation Management
BUS 670 Entrepreneurial Finance
BUS 628 Internship
3. FINANCE
BUS 683 Legal Environment of Business and Finance Law
Plus any three of the following:
BUS 674 Investments and Portfolio Management
BUS 678 International Finance
BUS 672 Managing Financial Institutions
ACC 621 Advanced Financial Statement Analysis
BUS 670 Entrepreneurial Finance
4. GLOBAL BUSINESS
BUS 681. Legal Environment of Business and Management Law
Plus, any 3 of the following:
BUS 620. Study Abroad (or Mercer On Mission)*
BUS 698. International Management
BUS 648. International Economics
BUS 658. International Marketing
BUS 678 International Finance
BUS 673 Seminar in International Business
5. MANAGING PEOPLE & CHANGE
BUS 681. Legal Environment of Business and Management Law
Plus, any 3 of the following:
BUS 691. Project Management
BUS 692. Organizational Behavior
BUS 693. Negotiations
BUS 694. Innovation Management
BUS 695. Human Resource Management
BUS 698. International Management
*Requires International Travel and participation in the Mercer on Mission program.
 
6. INTEGRATIVE BUSINESS
A student must take one of the following three-hour courses
BUS 604. Legal Environment of Business
BUS 681. Legal Environment of Business and Management Law
BUS 682. Legal Environment of Business and Finance Law
BUS 683. Legal Environment of Business and Marketing La
BUS 684. Legal Environment of Business and Healthcare Law
PLUS
Any three (3 hours) electives courses at the 600 level or higher in the Stetson-Hatcher School of Business, if the student seeks the 36-hour degree but not a specific area of concentration.
 
7. HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT
BUS 684. Legal Environment of Business and Healthcare Law
Plus, any 3 of the following:
HCM 600. Elements and International Health
HCM 602. Ethical Issues in Healthcare Management
HCM 604. Quality Management and Evaluation Methods
HCM 650. Health Care Information Management