Course Cycle

The Framingham State University MBA program offers full-time and part-time schedules. The full-time program requires students to take 3 courses per term while the part-time offers the options of taking 1 or 2 course(s) per term based on the individual circumstances of each student. The course schedule options, depending on the modality you choose, are provided below.

Notice that depending on your academic background, one or more MBA prerequisite courses may be required prior to the start of the MBA courses. Prerequisite courses are typically offered on the following schedule.

Prerequisite Courses

Fall Year 1
ECON 610 Economic Analysis
MGMT 600 Foundations of Business
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UAN 676 Statistical Analysis for Managers
ACCT 653 Financial Statement Reporting Analysis

Spring Year 1
ECON 610 Economic Analysis (tentative)

Full-time (3 Course per Term)

For a printable course planning guide, including course descriptions, please click here

Fall Year 1
ECON 923 Economics of Organizational Design
MGMT 911 Organizational Behavior and Theory
MGMT 918 Managing in a Global Environment

Spring Year 1
ENTR 920 Intrapreneurship and Entrepreneurship
MGMT 931 Quantitative Methods for Business and Operations
MRKT 917 Strategic Marketing

Summer Year 1
BUIS 933 Enterprise Information Technology
FINA 929 Financial Management
MGMT 940 Business Ethics and Legal Environment

Fall Year 2
MGMT 971 Communication and Negotiation
MGMT 978 Leadership and Change
MGMT 989 Strategic Management*

*Request Graduation and Diploma Form from Kimberly Hardy khardy@framingham.edu

Note: Registration for MGMT 989, the Capstone course in Strategic Management, requires the prior written permission of the Dean of Graduate Studies (see Capstone Approval Form). Students will not be permitted to fulfill this requirement with a course transferred from another institution.

 

Part-time (P2 - Two Courses)

For a printable course planning guide, including course descriptions, please click here

Fall Year 1
ECON 923 Economics of Organizational Design
MGMT 911 Organizational Behavior & Theory

Spring Year 1
MGMT 931 Quantitative Methods for Business and Operations
MRKT 917 Strategic Marketing

Summer Year 1
BUIS 933 Enterprise Information Technology
FINA 929 Financial Management

Fall Year 2
MGMT 918 Managing in A Global Environment
MGMT 971 Communication and Negotiation

Spring Year 2
ENTR 920 Intrapreneurship and Entrepreneurship
MGMT 940 Business Ethics and Legal Environment

Summer Year 2
MGMT 978 Leadership and Change
MGMT 989 Strategic Management*

*Request Graduation and Diploma Form from Kimberly Hardy khardy@framingham.edu

Note: Registration for MGMT 989, the Capstone course in Strategic Management, requires the prior written permission of the Dean of Graduate Studies (see Capstone Approval Form). Students will not be permitted to fulfill this requirement with a course transferred from another institution.

Part-time (P1 - One Course per Term)

For a printable course planning guide, including course descriptions, please click here

Fall Year 1
MGMT 911 Organizational Behavior & Theory

Spring Year 1
MGMT 931 Quantitative Methods for Business and Operations

Summer Year 1
BUIS 933 Enterprise Information Technology

Fall Year 2
ECON 923 Economics of Organizational Design

Spring Year 2
MRKT 917 Strategic Marketing

Summer Year 2
FINA 929 Financial Management

Fall Year 3
MGMT 918 Managing in a Global Environment

Spring Year 3
MGMT 940 Business Ethics and Legal Environment

Summer Year 3
MGMT 978 Leadership and Change

Fall Year 4
MGMT 971 Communication and Negotiation

Spring Year 4
ENTR 920 Intrapreneurship  and Entrepreneurship

Summer Year 4
MGMT 989 Strategic Management*

*Request Graduation and Diploma Form from Kimberly Hardy khardy@framingham.edu

Note: Registration for MGMT 989, the Capstone course in Strategic Management, requires the prior written permission of the Dean of Graduate Studies (see Capstone Approval Form). Students will not be permitted to fulfill this requirement with a course transferred from another institution.