Whether students wish to advance their current careers or pursue a new position that includes a leadership role, they should consider obtaining a Master of Business Administration. At Amridge University students will receive practical training in the areas of finance and accounting, information systems, research and evaluation, legal perspective, and strategies for ethical leadership and management. There is also room in the program for students to take electives that speak to their particular interests and academic pursuits. Graduates will be prepared to put their skills to work within the corporate, non-profit, and/or Christian ministries setting.
Upon completion of the Master of Business Administration program the graduates will be able to:
- Implement ethical and legal regulations within business environments.
- Manage systems, operations, and organizational behavior.
- Steward resources at various levels within for-profit and non-profit organizations.
- Evaluate and interpret research data and reports.
Applications for admission to the Master of Business Administration program will not be considered complete until the following items are completed and submitted:
- Application with fee.
- Official transcript showing an earned 4-year Bachelors degree from a regionally or selected nationally accredited institution.
If the applicant has not completed the last course(s) at another school for which he or she is registered at the time of filing his or her application with Amridge University, a partial transcript should be sent for evaluation. No academic credit will be recorded on a student’s permanent record until all necessary credentials are received.
Time Normally Required to Complete the Program
The Master of Business Administration may be completed in 4 semesters. A student may take courses on a part-time or full-time basis.
GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Before being graduated with the Master of Business Administration, a student must satisfy the following requirements:
- Complete a total of 30 graduate semester hours of the required coursework;
- At least 18 of the graduate semester hours must be from Amridge University;
- Complete all required coursework for the degree;
- Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher;
Complete an Amridge University Degree Completion Application available from the University’s MyAmridge Portal. The properly completed and signed application must be submitted no later than the first day of classes of the semester prior to the semester the student plans to graduate. Following this schedule permits the University to conduct a full audit of the respective student’s records to make sure that all courses, programs, and respective graduation requirements have been met. Students having any questions regarding the Degree Completion Application should contact the Registrar’s Office.
|Required Courses for the Master of Business Administration||
|BA 6320||Managerial Finance||3|
|BA 6325||Accounting for Financial Reporting and Management||3|
|BA 6330||Legal Environment of Business||3|
|BA 6354||Systems for Today’s Leaders||3|
|BA 6365||Leadership and Ethics||3|
|BA 6370||Organizational Behavior||3|
|RS 6339||Research and Evaluation||3|
|Total Required Hours for Master’s Degree||21|
|Elective Courses for the Master of Business Administration|
|The student must choose three courses from the following:||9|
|BA 6300 courses|
|Total Elective Hours for Master’s Degree||9|
|Total Hours for Master’s Degree||30|