Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The MBA program is tailored for working professionals who are interested in staying competitive in today's ever-changing and globally expanding world of business.
Program Type: MBA
Department: Graduate Business

If you are already balancing a full work week and other obligations, you might wonder how you can possibly find the time to complete an MBA degree. Earning such a degree is never easy; the workload is demanding and challenging. For this reason, we have formatted our program to make the experience convenient, enjoyable, personalized and, most of all, rewarding.

CBU’s MBA program is a Stackable Certificate Model. Students may earn up to four graduate certificates as they pursue the MBA. This allows you to demonstrate your new knowledge and skills to employers faster.

MBA Curriculum

The MBA Curriculum consists of the following courses:

Certificate in Ethical and Responsible Leadership (9 hours)
Course 1:  CMBA 636: Global Leadership and Organizational Development (3 credits) 
Course 2:  CMBA 640:  Achieving Maximum Impact (3 credits) 
Course 3:  CMBA: 635: Corporate Social and Legal Responsibility (3 credits)

Certificate in Business Analytics and Finance (9 hours)
Course 1:  CMBA 603: Accounting Principles for Financial Statement Analysis (3 credits) 
Course 2:  CMBA 655:  Data Analytics and Visualization (3 credits)
Course 3:  CMBA 604: Financial Management (3 credits)

Certificate in Strategic Thinking and Change Management (9 hours) 
Course 1: CMBA 607: Strategic Marketing (3 credits)
Course 2: CMBA 602 Managerial Economics (3 credits)
Course 3: CMBA 680:  Strategic Foresight for Managing Change (3 credits)

Concentration/Certificate (9 hours) (Choices are within the School of Business or in other Schools.)
Concentration in Engineering Management
Concentration in Supply Chain Management 
Concentration in Healthcare Management
Certificate in Project Management 
Certificate in Nonprofit Management 
Certificate in Data Analytics
Certificate in Packaging Engineering 
Certificate in Quality of Medical Devices

View Master of Business Administration course requirements

Program Overview

  • 13 months (2 classes every 8 weeks) 

Program Structure

  • In-person (Virtual Option) 
  • Throughout the course of our 13-month program, you will attend classes 1 day a week on campus in Memphis, TN. The in-person immersions serve as an opportunity to connect with your classmates and engage with faculty members. 
  • Flexible model/Hybrid model 

Course Credit

  • 3 academic hours per course
  • 12 courses 

Testing Requirements Waived: Our MBA graduate program is waiving GMAT/GRE testing requirements until further notice! Apply now    

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