Business Administration- Master of Business Administration

For information, contact:
MBA Program Office, Voice of America Learning Center Farmer School of Business (513-895-8876)

The Full-Time MBA program is currently suspended effective with the 2013/14 school year.

The Farmer School of Business offers a Professional MBA degree with evening classes held at Miami's Voice of America Learning Center in West Chester, Ohio. The program is designed to allow completion in 2 years, assuming year round participation by the student, and will allow the student to gain the degree with a concentration in marketing, finance, or general business. Admission requirements are posted on the MBA program website.

The Farmer School of Business is accredited by the AACSB, the international association for management education. In addition to the MBA program, there are also the Master of Accountancy and Master of Arts in Economics programs which are described under their alphabetical listings.

Admission Requirements

The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score report should be sent directly to Miami University. The application and fee (via credit card) can be submitted online; official transcripts should be sent to the Graduate School. A resume, letters of recommendation, and the essay should be sent directly to the MBA Office in the School of Business. Complete details of the admission process can be found on the MBA admission website.

Requirements: Professional (part-time) program

(36 semester hours)

There are three pre-requisite courses required prior to beginning the Professional MBA Program: Financial Accounting, Statistics, and Micro-Economics. Students must also display familiarity with standard desktop software, particularly spreadsheets. There will be an assessment process to ensure that the admitted student has both completed the pre-requisite courses and is competent in the prerequisite subject matter.

Students admitted to the Professional MBA program may choose a concentration in Marketing or Finance or students may earn a general MBA by taking a combination of three concentration courses.

Core courses (27 semester hours)

ACC 611 Accounting for Managers (3)

ECO 616 Microeconomic Analysis for Managerial Decisions (3)

ISA 621 Enabling Technology Topics I (3)

FIN 625 Managerial Finance (3)

MKT 618 Marketing Management (3)

MGT 627 Supply Chain & Operations Management (3)

MGT 644 Leadership, Change Management & Cross Cultural Management (3)

MGT 654 Strategic Human Resource Management (3)

BUS 637 Managing Competition (3)

Marketing Concentration Courses

MKT 622 Creativity, Innovation, & Problem Solving in Marketing (3)

MKT 632 Marketing in an Information and Network Economy (3)

MKT 642 Globalization & Marketing Strategy (3)

Finance Concentration Courses

FIN 635 Investment Management (3)

FIN 645 Futures and Options (3)

FIN 675 Applied Advanced Corporate Finance (3)

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