Degree Requirements

Core Courses

ACC 5110 Management Accounting 3 Units
CIS 5620 Computer Information Systems 3 Units
FIN 5210 Managerial Finance 3 Units
MGT 5310 Business Organization, Theory & Behavior 3 Units
OM 5630 Seminar in Quality & Productivity Management. 3 Units
MKT 5410 Marketing Management 3 Units
MGT 5900 Project Methods & Integrated Strategic Processes 3 Units


Three electives are required. For students that elect an Accounting Concentration or Finance Concentration, all electives would be in the concentration subject. For students that elective a General Concentration, you may take any three electives. See Course Schedule for elective choices each term.

Total: 10 Courses or 30 Units for Degree

Culminating Experience

  • All MBA candidates must complete either a comprehensive exam (0 units) or a Project (3 units).  
  • Students choosing to complete a project will need to complete two elective courses.      
  • Students who take and pass the comprehensive exam will need to complete three elective courses.

MBA Project Description (3 units)

(ACC 5960, CIS 5960, FIN 5960, MKT 5960, MGT 5960, OM 5960)

The course 5960 is the terminal graduate project for MBA students who have completed course requirements. The project is one of two options of meeting the "culminating experience" requirement, the other being the comprehensive examination. The project must meet CBA requirements and be supervised by a three person committee made up of a faculty supervisor and two readers, one of whom must also be a full-time faculty member at Stanislaus State.

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