MBA Concentrations

MBA Concentrations

Make your MBA coursework worth more with our industry relevant concentrations.

The MBA: Business Analytics concentration prepares you to leverage data resources to make data-driven business decisions that deliver competitive advantages and substantial economic benefits. You will be introduced to the philosophical and logical foundations of business analytics and study cutting-edge analytical tools for analyzing business data by following a structured and integrated learning approach that moves from initial data collection and data wrangling to data modeling and information learning to knowledge discovery and decision making.

Curriculum

Foundation Courses - 0 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6010 Graduate Foundations*
Required Courses - 21 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6360 Leadership and Organizational Behavior
BUS 6460 Marketing Strategy
BUS 6560 International Business
BUS 6660 Economic Decision Making**
BUS 6760 Financial Management**
BUS 6860 Data Analytics**
BUS 6960 Strategic Management**
Business Analytics Elective Courses - 9 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6870 Quantitative Data Analysis with R
BUS 6880 Data Visualization
BUS 6890 Leading a Data-Driven Organization
Additional Elective Courses - 3 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6260 Management Negotiations
BUS 6270 International Field Experience
BUS 6280 Graduate Internship in Business
BUS 6290 Entrepreneurship/New Venture Creation
BUS 6350 Business Law for Accountants
ACC 6120 Corporate Taxation
ACC 6140 Taxation of Partnerships and Estates
ACC 6200 Auditing with Accounting Information Systems
ACC 6300 Advanced Financial Accounting & Reporting
ACC 6400 Advanced Managerial Accounting
ACC 6420 Accounting Data Analytics
ACC 6620 Ethics in Accounting
ACC 6960 Accounting Internship
MBA Program Total - 33 hours

* This is a pass/fail, self-paced course that focuses on accounting, finance, economics and statistics to equip students with an overview of fundamental background knowledge and skill-sets essential for success in the FSC MBA program and career.

** Course has the prerequisite requirement of BUS 6010 Graduate Foundations.

Along with offering a combination of graduate business and accounting courses, our MBA: CPA Licensure concentration meets the 150 semester hours necessary to sit for the Uniform CPA Examination in Florida.

Curriculum

Foundation Courses - 0 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6010 Graduate Foundations*
Required Courses - 21 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6360 Leadership and Organizational Behavior
BUS 6460 Marketing Strategy
BUS 6560 International Business
BUS 6660 Economic Decision Making**
BUS 6760 Financial Management**
BUS 6860 Data Analytics**
BUS 6960 Strategic Management**
CPA Licensure Track Elective Courses - 16 hours
Course Number Course Name
ACC 6120 Corporate Taxation
ACC 6140 Taxation of Partnerships and Estates
ACC 6200 Auditing with Accounting Information Systems
ACC 6300 Advanced Financial Accounting & Reporting
ACC 6400 Advanced Managerial Accounting
MBA Program Total - 37 hours

* This is a pass/fail, self-paced course that focuses on accounting, finance, economics and statistics to equip students with an overview of fundamental background knowledge and skill-sets essential for success in the FSC MBA program and career.

** Course has the prerequisite requirement of BUS 6010 Graduate Foundations.


The following prerequisites or their equivalents must have been completed successfully to be eligible for the CPA Licensure concentration:

  • BUS 2217 Principles of Management
  • BUS 3160 Marketing Principles
  • BUS 3311 Legal Environment of Business
  • BUS 3453 Managerial Finance
  • BUS 4999 Seminar in Strategic Management of the Business Enterprise
  • ECO 2210 Essentials of Economics
  • ACC 2111 Foundations of Financial Accounting
  • ACC 2112 Foundations of Managerial Accounting
  • ACC 3111 Financial Accounting I
  • ACC 3112 Financial Accounting II
  • ACC 3211 Cost Accounting
  • ACC 4411 Federal Taxation
  • ACC 4511 Auditing

The MBA: Industrial and Organizational Psychology concentration prepares management professionals to successfully navigate the workplace through a broad understanding of the fundamental principles of psychology in the applied settings of industries and organizations. Our I/O concentration combines classes, such as industrial psychology, organizational psychology, workplace motivation, personnel selection, training and development, equipping you to thrive in an evolving field.

Curriculum

Foundation Courses - 0 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6010 Graduate Foundations*
Required Courses - 21 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6360 Leadership and Organizational Behavior
BUS 6460 Marketing Strategy
BUS 6560 International Business
BUS 6660 Economic Decision Making**
BUS 6760 Financial Management**
BUS 6860 Data Analytics**
BUS 6960 Strategic Management**
Industrial/organizational psychology track courses - 12 hours
Course Number Course Name
PSY 6150 Industrial Psychology
PSY 6250 Organizational Psychology
Additional Elective Courses - SELEcT Two Courses
Course Number Course Name
PSY 6300 Workplace Motivation
PSY 6350 Personnel Selection
PSY 6400 Training and Development
PSY 6500 Special Topics in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
MBA Program Total - 33 hours

* This is a pass/fail, self-paced course that focuses on accounting, finance, economics and statistics to equip students with an overview of fundamental background knowledge and skill-sets essential for success in the FSC MBA program and career.

** Course has the prerequisite requirement of BUS 6010 Graduate Foundations.

The MBA: Supply Chain Management concentration combines classes, such as operations management, supply chain management, and Six Sigma certification preparation, equipping you to thrive in an evolving and expanding field. With supply chain management being one of the fastest growing industries in the U.S., holistic operations management is a highly valued skill.

Curriculum

Foundation Courses - 0 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6010 Graduate Foundations*
Required Courses - 21 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6360 Leadership and Organizational Behavior
BUS 6460 Marketing Strategy
BUS 6560 International Business
BUS 6660 Economic Decision Making**
BUS 6760 Financial Management**
BUS 6860 Data Analytics**
BUS 6960 Strategic Management**
Supply Chain Management Elective Courses - 9 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6230 Lean/Six Sigma Processes
BUS 6240 Supply Chain Management
BUS 6250 Operations Management
Additional Elective Courses - 3 hours
Course Number Course Name
BUS 6260 Management Negotiations
BUS 6270 International Field Experience
BUS 6280 Graduate Internship in Business
BUS 6290 Entrepreneurship/New Venture Creation
BUS 6350 Business Law for Accountants
ACC 6120 Corporate Taxation
ACC 6140 Taxation of Partnerships and Estates
ACC 6200 Auditing with Accounting Information Systems
ACC 6300 Advanced Financial Accounting & Reporting
ACC 6400 Advanced Managerial Accounting
ACC 6420 Accounting Data Analytics
ACC 6620 Ethics in Accounting
ACC 6960 Accounting Internship
MBA Program Total - 33 hours

* This is a pass/fail, self-paced course that focuses on accounting, finance, economics and statistics to equip students with an overview of fundamental background knowledge and skill-sets essential for success in the FSC MBA program and career.

** Course has the prerequisite requirement of BUS 6010 Graduate Foundations.