Master of Business Administration

Major: BA_MBA
Degree Awarded: M.B.A.
Unit: GB
Program Webpage: http://business.louisville.edu/uoflmba

Program Information

The College of Business Master of Business Administration at the University of Louisville is offered in multiple formats: the Full-time MBA; Professional (Part-time) MBA; Integrative (Entrepreneurship) MBA; Executive MBA; and Global MBA. Admission to MBA programs is highly competitive. All College of Business Master of Business Administration programs require completion of an undergraduate degree. GMAT scores and letters of reference requirements vary by program. All programs are cohort based, vary in duration between 13 and 20 months, and in credit hour requirements between 42 and 48.

Curriculum

Full-time Master of Business Administration

The Full-time MBA is a 13 month cohort based program with two tracks: an internship track (48 credit hours); and a non-internship track (45 credit hours). The program fee is $32,000. Application requirements include an undergraduate degree (with official university transcripts), a GMAT or GRE test result, two letters of reference, an interview, and a $50 application fee. Dual degree students in the University of Louisville School Law, Dentistry, or Medicine may be provided with a GMAT or GRE waiver.

Program Webpage: http://business.louisville.edu/uoflmba/

 

 

Credit Hours

Semester

Course Number and Name

Internship Track

Non-Internship Track

Fall I

MBA 601 Strategic Analysis

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 602 Decision Analysis

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 604 Economics I

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 607 Economics II

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 608 Technology Management

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 609 Financial Accounting

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 611 Managerial Accounting I

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 612 Finance I

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 613 Managerial Accounting II

1.5

1.5

Spring I

MBA 603 Organizational Behavior

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 606 Leadership

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 614 Operations Management

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 616 Finance II

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 617 Marketing I

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 618 Finance III

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 619 Marketing II

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 621 Global Business

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 622 Project Management

1.5

1.5

Summer I

MBA 623 Global Learning

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 624 Strategic Management

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 670 Business Consulting I

1.5

1.5

 

MBA 671 Business Consulting II

1.5

1.5

 

MBA Electives

6.0

 

 

MBA Electives

 

9.0

Two credit hours per semester

MBA 699 Internship

6.0

 

Spread multiple semesters

MBA 644 Professional Development Modules

3.0

3.0

 

Total Credit Hours

48

45

Sequence of courses are subject to change.

Professional (Part-time) Master of Business Administration

The Part-time MBA is a 20 month cohort based 45 credit hour program. The program is delivered in two formats: a weekday evening format and a weekend format. The program fee is $32,000. Application requirements include an undergraduate degree (with official university transcripts), a GMAT or GRE test result, two letters of reference, an interview, and a $50 application fee. Dual degree students in the University of Louisville School Law, Dentistry, or Medicine may be provided with a GMAT or GRE waiver.

Program Webpage: http://business.louisville.edu/uoflmba/

Semester

Course Number and Name

Credit Hours

Fall Semester I

MBA 601 Strategic Analysis

1.5

 

MBA 602 Decision Analysis

1.5

 

MBA 604 Economics I

1.5

 

MBA 607 Economics II

1.5

 

MBA 608 Technology Management

1.5

 

MBA 609 Financial Accounting

1.5

Spring Semester I

MBA 611 Managerial Accounting I

1.5

 

MBA 612 Finance I

1.5

 

MBA 613 Managerial Accounting II

1.5

 

MBA 616 Finance II

1.5

 

MBA 618 Finance III

1.5

 

MBA 614 Operations Management

1.5

Summer I

MBA 603 Organizational Behavior

1.5

 

MBA 617 Marketing I

1.5

 

MBA 619 Marketing II

1.5

 

MBA 621 Global Business

1.5

 

MBA 623 Global Learning

1.5

Fall Semester II

MBA 606 Leadership

1.5

 

MBA 622 Project Management

1.5

 

MBA 624 Strategic Management

1.5

 

MBA 680 Electives

4.5

Spring II

MBA 670 Business Consulting I

1.5

 

MBA 671 Business Consulting II

1.5

 

MBA 680 Electives

4.5

Spread multiple semesters

MBA 644 Professional Development Modules

3.0

 

Total Credit Hours

45

Sequence of courses are subject to change.

Integrative (Entrepreneurship) Master of Business Administration

The Integrative (Entrepreneurship) MBA is a part-time program that is 20 months long. It is a cohort based 45 credit hour program. The program fee is $32,000. Application requirements include an undergraduate degree (with official university transcripts), a GMAT or GRE test result, two letters of reference, an interview, and a $50 application fee. Dual degree students in the University of Louisville School Law, Dentistry, or Medicine may be provided with a GMAT or GRE waiver.

Program Webpage: http://business.louisville.edu/uoflmba/

 

 

Credit Hours

Semester

Course Number and Name

Competition Track

Consulting Track

Fall Semester I

IMBA 615 Opportunity Discovery

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 612 Economics of Strategy

3.0

3.0

 

IMBA 611 Financial Accounting

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 613 Finance

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 622 New Venture Creation

3.0

3.0

 

IMBA 614 Marketing

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 658 Brand Building

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 626 Team Dynamics I

1.5

1.5

Spring Semester I

IMBA 632 Business Plan Development

3.0

3.0

 

IMBA 634 Financial Strategy

3.0

3.0

 

IMBA 630 Project Management

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 636 Team Dynamics II

1.5

1.5

Summer I

IMBA 623 Global Learning

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 620 Leadership

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 624 Organizational Behavior

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 652 Business Plan Competition I

3.0

 

 

IMBA 657 Sales management

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 646 Operations Management

1.5

1.5

Fall Semester II

IMBA 656 Managerial Accounting

3.0

3.0

 

IMBA 654 Business Plan Competition II

3.0

 

 

IMBA 644 IT Strategy

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 642 Franchising

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 648 Managing in the Future

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 660 Corporate Entrepreneurship

1.5

1.5

Spring II

IMBA 662 Corporate & Global Strategy

3.0

3.0

 

IMBA 680 Social Entrepreneurship

1.5

1.5

 

IMBA 664 Business Plan Competition III

3.0

 

 

IMBA 668 Business Consulting

 

3.0

 

Total Credit Hours

54

48

Sequence of courses are subject to change.

Executive Master of Business Administration

The Executive MBA is a 20 month, cohort-based, 46 credit hour program. It is a joint degree delivered in conjunction with the University of Kentucky. One-half of the courses are physically taught at each of the University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky. The program fee is $67,500. Application requirements include an undergraduate degree (with official university transcripts), two letters of reference, an employer letter of support (required due to program scheduling), an interview, and a $100 application fee.

Program Webpage: http://business.louisville.edu/uoflmba/

Semester

Course Number and Name

Credit Hours

Fall Semester I

EMBA 602 Business Model for Quantitative Analysis

2.0

 

EMBA 604 Strategic Analysis

2.0

 

EMBA 603 Economics I

2.0

 

EMBA 605 Economics II

2.0

 

EMBA 610 Marketing Management I

2.0

 

EMBA 613 Leading Organizations

2.0

Spring Semester I

EMBA 606 Financial Accounting

2.0

 

EMBA 607 Business Intelligence

2.0

 

EMBA 608 Managerial Accounting I

2.0

 

EMBA 609 Financial Management I

2.0

 

EMBA 612 Marketing Management II

2.0

 

EMBA 614 Managing Global Challenges

2.0

Summer I

EMBA 617 Global Learning

2.0

Fall Semester II

EMBA 601 Managing People

2.0

 

EMBA 611 Financial Management II

2.0

 

EMBA 615 Operations Management

2.0

 

EMBA 616 Operations Management II

2.0

 

EMBA 618 Change Management

2.0

Spring II

EMBA 619 Negotiations

2.0

 

EMBA 620 Strategic Management

2.0

 

EMBA 650 Special Topics

2.0

 

EMBA 650 Special Topics

2.0

 

Total Credit Hours

44.0

Sequence of courses are subject to change.

Global Master of Business Administration

The Global MBA is a 14 month, cohort-based, 42 credit hour program. The first semester consists of a one month residency at the University of Louisville. Students study during the fall and spring semesters with our partner Adolf Würth at the Akademie Würth Business School in Germany. Students return to the University of Louisville for a final one-month summer residency. The program fee is EUR 18,950. Application requirements include three years of business experience, a completed undergraduate degree, a TOEFL test score (a minimums is applied), two letters of reference, and health insurance covering instructional periods in the United States.

Program Webpage: http://business.louisville.edu/uoflmba/

Semester

Location

Course Number and Name

Credit Hours

Summer I

University of Louisville

(United States)

MBA 602 Decision Analysis

1.5

 

 

MBA 604 Economics I

1.5

 

 

MBA 607 Economics II

1.5

 

 

MBA 609 Financial Accounting

1.5

 

 

MBA 612 Finance I

1.5

 

 

MBA 611 Managerial Accounting I

1.5

 

 

MBA 616 Finance II

1.5

 

 

MBA 616 Managerial Accounting II

1.5

Fall / Spring

Akademie Würth

Business School

(Germany)

MBA 655 Strategic Management

3.0

 

 

MBA 640 Marketing and Distribution Management

3.0

 

 

MBA 680 Innovation and New Product Development

3.0

 

 

MBA 680 International Accounting

3.0

 

 

MBA 630 Operations Design and Analysis

3.0

 

 

MBA 650 Global Business

3.0

Summer II

University of Louisville

(United States)

IMBA 622 New Venture Creation

3.0

 

 

MBA 603 Organization Behavior

1.5

 

 

MBA 680 Advanced Corporate Finance

1.5

 

 

IMBA 632 Business Plan Development

3.0

 

 

MBA 680 Social Media Marketing

1.5

 

 

MBA 606 Leadership

1.5

 

 

Total Credit Hours

42.0

Sequence of courses are subject to change.

Faculty

Richard Germain

Associate Dean for Graduate Programs