Business Administration: Data Science, MBA

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 45 Hours

Degree Core
Required Courses
ACCT 5183MBA Financial Reporting3
ACCT 5283MBA Managerial Accounting3
ECON 5113Managerial Economics3
MKTG 5133Marketing Management3
MGMT 5113Management and Organization Theory3
FIN 5013Business Finance3
FIN 5053Theory and Practice of Financial Management (or other FIN 5000-level course)3
or MKTG 5733 Introduction to Marketing Analytics
or MSIS 5633 Predictive Analytics Technologies
MSIS 5303Prescriptive Analytics3
MGMT 5303Corporate and Business Strategy3
MKTG 5633The External Environment of Business3
or LSB 5163 Legal Environment of Business
or MGMT 5073 Management and Ethical Leadership
MBA 5100Professional Development 11
MBA 5100Professional Development 11
MBA 5100Professional Development 11
Hours Subtotal33
Option Requirements
MSIS 5643Advanced Database Management3
MSIS 5633Predictive Analytics Technologies3
Select 6 hours from the following: 6
Data Warehousing
Descriptive Analytics and Visualization
Big Data Advanced Analytics Technologies
Data Base Marketing
Hours Subtotal12
Total Hours45

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level