The required curriculum for the MBA comprises a 42 semester credit sequence of courses. The core courses comprise 33 credits. A 9-credit concentration is required. Students may complete only one concentration, but may take courses from other concentrations if desired.  Dual-Degree (MBA/MASL) students completing the MBA degree after having completed LEAD790 for the M.A. degree in Strategic Leadership must complete LEAD789 in addition to the curriculum below.

BUSN615Managerial Accounting3
BUSN625Managerial Finance3
BUSN645Marketing Management3
BUSN680Business Strategy3
BUSN789MBA Portfolio Deliverable 10
ECON635Managerial Economics3
LEAD607Engaging Your Potential0
LEAD611Leadership Theory & Personal Agency 13
LEAD621Worldview, Ethics and Leadership 13
LEAD631Leading Change in a Changing World 13
LEAD641Organizational Diagnostics and Health 13
LEAD651Leadership Formation and Strategic Talent Management 13
LEAD755Portfolio Integration and Capstone Development 12
LEAD790MBA/MASL Capstone Delivery 11
Select one concentration from the Concentrations tab: Finance, Global Management, or Management9
Total Credits42
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 Course must be taken for credit at Bethel.

Finance Concentration

BUSN605Data Analysis and Decision Making3
BUSN627Advanced Managerial Finance3
BUSN628Global Finance3
Total Credits9

Global Management Concentration

BUSN628Global Finance3
BUSN652Global Operations Management3
BUSN675Experiencing Global Business3
Total Credits9

Management Concentration

BUSN605Data Analysis and Decision Making3
BUSN660Operations Management3
SLDR615Managing Projects & Quality Initiatives3
Total Credits9

Sample Course Sequence

This example includes major courses for a hypothetical student that starts in the Fall Semester. The Management concentration is used in the example.

First Year
FallCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
LEAD607 Engaging Your Potential0LEAD651 Leadership Formation and Strategic Talent Management3BUSN625 Managerial Finance3
LEAD611 Leadership Theory Personal Agency3LEAD621 Worldview, Ethics and Leadership3BUSN680 Business Strategy3
LEAD641 Organizational Diagnostics and Health3BUSN615 Managerial Accounting3 
LEAD631 Leading Change in a Changing World3  
 9 9 6
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
ECON635 Managerial Economics3BUSN605 Data Analysis and Decision Making3BUSN789 MBA Portfolio Deliverable0
BUSN645 Marketing Management3SLDR615 Managing Projects Quality Initiatives3LEAD790 MBA/MASL Capstone Delivery1
 BUSN660 Operations Management3LEAD755 Portfolio Integration and Capstone Development2
 6 9 3
Total Credits: 42