I. Foundation Courses (12 Credits)

In order to begin work on the master's degree requirements, the following foundation courses must be completed prior to the first semester in which the first 600-level course is taken:

Course Description Credits
ACCT 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
ECON 150 or ECON 211 Principles of Economics or Microeconomics 3
FINA 311 Financial Management 3
INFO 326 Production and Operations Management 3
  • Approved equivalencies for the foundation courses can be taken online through IVY Software. The online courses are self-paced.
  • Any of the foundation courses may be waived if the student has completed an undergraduate or graduate survey course with similar coverage with a grade of "C" or better.
  • A waiver exam may be taken to validate an undergraduate course that does not meet the grade requirement, or when the student has acquired the knowledge covered in a core course without having earned academic credit. Students may take a waiver exam with permission of the graduate program director.


Course Description Credits
ACCT 666 Accounting Concepts and Application 3
INFO 620 Enterprise Systems and Business Process Integration 3
MKTG 614 Strategic Marketing Applications 3
ECON 601 Business Economics 3
MGMT 624 High Performance Work Systems 3
MKTG 663 Analytical Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Business Intelligence 3
INFO 602 Decision Making in the Supply Chain 3
FINA 626 Managerial Finance 3
MGMT 628 Managing Strategically 3
BUAD 695 Project Consulting 3