All students must complete the Educational Testing Service (ETS) Major Field Test (MFT) upon admission into the MBA program. A passing grade is issued upon the completion of the test, which assesses incoming student competencies across the following business disciplines: marketing, management, finance, accounting, international business, information technology, legal and regulatory environment of business, ethics and social responsibility in business, statistical analysis, managerial economics, and e-commerce.
This preparatory course addresses select professional skills that are requisite to success for the MBA student, and include seminars and workshops in public speaking, business writing, teamwork, critical thinking and business research.
Students will be exposed to critical elements of a firm's external operating environment that provide a foundation for developing an executable and successful strategy within the global business landscape.
Students will explore critical elements of the internal environment of firms that, when combined with critical elements of the external environment, can serve as a foundation for developing an executable and successful global firm strategy.