Degree Requirements

The UMSL Online MBA is a 33-credit hour, four-semester, cohort-based program designed to be completed in 18 months. The 100% online class delivery is supplemented with virtual advisor and faculty support. Admission to this program is for the Fall semester only. 

Prerequisites

As a prerequisite to the program, all prospective Online MBA students are expected to have a foundation in microeconomics, macroeconomics, and business statistics. If a student has completed equivalent undergraduate courses, both program prerequisites may be waived. If prerequisites are needed, students will complete a 3-week, 100% asynchronous online boot camp in economics and/or statistics in June 2022, August 2022, or January 2023. 

Curriculum

Fall Semester (1)

Class Class Code Duration Faculty Credit hours
Financial and Managerial Accounting 
ACCTNG 5400
8-week (Aug.-Oct.)
3 Credit Hours
Managerial Communication
BUS AD 5100
8-week (Oct.-Dec.)
Dr. Dennis Ganahl
3 Credit Hours
Managing People in Organizations
MGMT 5600
16-week (Aug.-Dec.)
Dr. Ekin Pelligrini 
3 Credit Hours
Spring Semester 


Class Class Code Duration Faculty Credit hours
Management Information Systems
INFSYS 5800
8-week (Jan.-Mar.)
3 Credit Hours
Supply Chain Strategies
SCMA 5310
8-week (Mar.-May)
Dr. Jill Bernard Bracy
3 Credit Hours
Law, Ethics, and Business
BUS AD 5900
16-week (Jan.-May)
  3 Credit Hours
 

Summer Semester
Class Class Code Duration Faculty Credit hours
Financial Management
FINANCE 6500
12-week (May-July)
Dr. Tom Eyssell
3 Credit Hours
Contemporary Marketing Concepts
MKTG 5700
12-week (May-July)
Dr. Perry Drake
3 Credit Hours
 

Fall Semester (2)
Class Class Code Duration Faculty Credit hours
Seminar in Business Administration
BA 5198
8-week (Aug-Oct)
Dr. Seemantini Pathak
3 Credit Hours
Seminar in Business Administration
BA 5198
8-week (Oct-Dec)
Dr. Kevin Sansberry
3 Credit Hours
Strategy Formulation and Implementation
BUS AD 6990
16-week (Aug-Dec)
 
3 Credit Hours

Total
33 Credit Hours


 

Tuition and Fees

For information regarding the Online MBA tuition and fees, please visit our Cost Breakdown page.