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MBA: Management Emphasis

Also see: Online MBA: Management Emphasis

Why Study for an MBA: Management Emphasis?

The MBA in Management program gives you the essential tools you need for effectively communicating across all levels of an organization, along with decision-making tools and problem-solving techniques adaptable to any management role. You will study managerial accounting, organizational behavior, strategic marketing, financial management and more. Plus, you can choose from electives covering relevant topics such as innovation and entrepreneurship, human resource management, compensation and benefits, and organizational training and development.

An MBA in Management from Northwest Missouri State University gives you the diverse business background you need to advance your career in any organization. All of our courses are taught by highly qualified, caring professors with professional credentials who strive to develop management skills with relevant, real-world applications.

Northwest's MBA in Management is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Career Opportunities

MBA in Management career opportunities include:

  • Business Operations Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Management Analyst
  • Product Manager

Course Requirements

MBA candidates who choose the Management emphasis must complete the following courses:

Number Course Title Hours
ACCT 51646 Managerial Accounting 3
ECON 52651
ECON 52654
Macroeconomics for Business Managers OR
Managerial Economics OR
FIN 53621 Financial Management 3
MGMT 54611 Business Decision Analysis Tools 3
MGMT 54616 Organizational Behavior in Administration 3
MGMT 54618 Executive Seminar* 3
MKTG 55630 Strategic Marketing 3
Three Advisor Approved Business courses graduate management course 54-600 9
Total Credit Hours 30

*Executive Seminar must be taken during your last term of enrollment.


Melvin D. & Valorie G. Booth School of Business