Winthrop University: Graduate School - MBA Required Program
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Graduate School
211 Tillman Hall
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
800/411-7041 (tollfree)
803/323-2292 (fax)

Master of Business Administration Program Requirements

The general MBA is a program of 36 semester hours of required graduate courses. The curriculum includes the MBA core of 27 hours and 9 hours of elective courses. Up to 4 hours of prerequisites may be required, depending upon the individual student's preparation.

Prerequisite Requirements

Completion of the prerequisite course with a grade of "C" or better, OR a grade of "C" or better in similar undergraduate courses and an undergraduate degree completed within three years of enrollment in the MBA program, OR successful completion of an approved test.

ACCT 670 Principles of Accounting (1)
ECON 670 Principles of Economics (1)
FINC 670 Introduction to Finance (1)
CSCI 670 Principles of Information Technology (1)

General Master of Business Administration Required Program

Course Number and Title (Semester Hours)
ACCT 680 Accounting for Managers (3)
ECON 680 Managerial Economics (3)
FINC 680 Financial Policy Management (3)
MGMT 680 Organizational Leadership & Communications (3)
MGMT 682 Organization Behavior/Organization Development (3)
MGMT 683 Sustainable Operations (3)
MGMT 684 Strategic & International Issues in Management (3)
MKTG 680 Marketing Management (3)
QMTH 680 Statistical Methods & Business Research (3)
500 and 600 level approved electives; at least 3 hours must be 600 level (9)*

Total Semester Hours:  36

For the online MBA program requirements, visit our curriculum page.

*The 9 hours of electives can be taken as a concentration.

Note: Registration for GSTC 600, Continuing Graduate Studies, may be required. Check with advisor. 

Visit the graduate course descriptions webpage to view course descriptions

Last Updated: 2/17/21