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Master of Business Administration - Leadership Strategies Concentration, MBA
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MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - LEADERSHIP STRATEGIES CONCENTRATION  •  39 CREDITS  •  BA LSSC MBA

Emphasizing skills in project management, human capital structures and change management, this concentration develops leaders who are able to strategically innovate, plan and implement in the ever-changing global environment.  Students will build competencies in conceptualizing and planning organizational systems and processes that integrate sustainable business practices for long-term success. The courses in the concentration converge on leadership strategies that complement and augment the core functional MBA competencies.

MBA CURRICULUM
Davenport University’s 39 credit MBA program is designed for those early in their business careers and entrepreneurial endeavors, and those mid to senior-level managers looking to sharpen their professional skills. The student will complete a set of core requirements prior to proceeding to concentration courses. 

Foundations of Business Requirements 

All students admitted into the Davenport University 39 credit MBA are expected to have the necessary business foundations prior to entering the 600-level courses. Students without an earned grade of C or better within the last eight years in undergraduate course work in the areas of accounting, finance, management, marketing and statistics will be required to take these foundational business (500-level) courses.

Students who have a 2.75 cumulative GPA in a bachelor’s degree in business or a business related field will not be required to complete the Foundations of Business courses. 

Foundation courses for non-business undergraduate majors:

ACCT510     Fundamentals of Accounting Principles and Concepts
BUSN520     Management and Marketing
FINC510     Foundations of Financial Management
STAT500     Statistics for Business

Which class should I take? When should I take it?
2018-2019 Recommended Program Sequence for MBA - Leadership Strategies Concentration and printable pdf download

Core Courses24 cr.
ACCT640Managerial Accounting3 cr.
BUSN688Quantitative Business Analysis3 cr.
ECON625Managerial Economics3 cr.
FINC620Corporate Finance3 cr.
LEGL710Ethical and Legal Framework for 21st Century Business3 cr.
MGMT653Leading Organizations3 cr.
MGMT757Operations and Supply Chain Management3 cr.
MKTG610Marketing Strategies 3 cr.
Concentration Courses12 cr.
MGMT735Managing Projects3 cr.
MGMT747Sustainable Business Strategies3 cr.
MGMT760Organizational Design and Development3 cr.
MGMT775Leading Transformational Change3 cr.
Capstone3 cr.
CAPS794Business Integration Capstone3 cr.