MBA 6931    Effective Business Communication    1 s.h.

Effective communication is a critical component for success in the workplace. Participants will learn to design effective messages, both written and oral, for a variety of business audiences and environments. Additionally, participants will be able to manage other issues relevant to business communication, such as reputation management, employee communication and crisis management.
Prereq.: Graduate standing.

MBA 6932    Professionalism & Career Management    1 s.h.

Participants will learn how to effectively present themselves in the workplace and position themselves for new opportunities - either through advancement or with a new organization. Participants will be able to analyze career choices through a focus on assessments and experiences, engage in more effective job search to find a career that reflects their values, skills and interests.
Prereq.: Graduate standing.

MBA 6933    Business Ethics & Social Responsibility    1 s.h.

Today, businesses must operate in increasingly complex environments, requiring their leaders to make decisions with considerations other than just 'the bottom line.' Participants will be able to better understand their personal and social responsibilities as business managers. In addition, participants will be equipped to not only recognize ethical issues, but to react to them by applying ethical decision-making models.
Prereq.: Graduate standing.

MBA 6970    Global Business    2 s.h.

Economic, cultural, political and legal differences across countries create unique challenges in today's global business landscape. To become more effective managers in this global arena, participants will examine how these issues impact the management of finance, marketing, operations and human resources.
Prereq.: Graduate standing.

MBA 6977    Integrative Business Analysis    1 s.h.

To develop an integrative view of organizations, students will utilize and incorporate key concepts learned throughout the courses of the MBA program to analyze, synthesize and present recommendations on a current business case.
Prereq.: MGT 6975 (or concurrent).