For an overview of the program click here.

Program Prerequisites

Program prerequisites include a bachelor’s degree in any field and demonstration of competency in statistics.

Degree Requirements

The MBA consists of 36 semester hours of graduate coursework. MGT 698, Strategic Management, is the capstone course and should be taken toward the end of the student’s program.  A student must earn a grade of B or better in MGT 698.

Required Courses36
FOUNDATIONS ACC MANAGERS & ENG 1
MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING
FOUNDATIONS OF ECONOMICS 1
MANAGERIAL ECON & TECH
FIN DECIS UNDER UNCERTAINTY
MANAGING HUMAN CAPITAL
LEADERSHIP: THRY & PRACTICE
MARKETING STRATEGY & ANALYSIS
QUANTITATIVE METHODS 1
OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT
ANALYTICS FOR MANAGERS
NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
TECH & INNOVATION MGMT
MANAGEMENT OF INFORMATION TECH
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT
Total Semester Hours36

Optional Concentrations

MBA students may take nine semester hours of graduate electives to complete a concentration in one of the following areas:

  • Engineering Management
  • Federal Contracting and Procurement Management
  • Technology and Innovation Management

Those students whose previous studies included the undergraduate equivalents of ACC 600,ECN 600,and/or MSC 600, may substitute graduate courses toward a concentration. Students without the undergraduate equivalents must take up to 9 additional hours to complete a concentration. 

Engineering Management
Required Courses
ENGR MGMT THEORY
ENGR PROJECT MANAGEMENT
ENGR MGMT STRUCTURES & SYSTEMS

Federal Contracting and Procurement Management
Required Courses
INTRO TO CONTRACT MANAGEMENT 2
CONTRACT EVALUATION & AWARD
CONTRACT PRICING & COST ANALYS
 

 Technology and Innovation Management
Required Courses
NEW VENTURES STRATEGIES
TECH & INNOVATION MGMT
NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
 

Transfer Credit

Up to 12 semester hours of graduate credit taken at other universities may be transferred to meet MBA degree requirements. Through an agreement between UAH and Defense Acquisition University (DAU), the student may transfer applicable graduate level courses. Inquiries about the transferability of specific courses should be directed to the Director of Graduate Programs, who will consult with the faculty to determine whether the content of the class will be accepted for transfer credit.

For more information contact:
Jennifer Pettitt
Director of Graduate Programs

Business Administration Building Room 102 
256.824.6681 
gradbiz@uah.edu