Curriculum

The MBA@American curriculum is designed to prepare business professionals with knowledge and skills to become business leaders in the U.S. and abroad. Course work builds a foundation in business practices, and students have the option to focus their studies in a career-focused concentration area.

Program Requirements

48

total credits

12

core courses

3

elective courses

2

immersions

Time to Completion

The MBA@American program can be completed in as little as 15 months.

15 Month Online MBA Suggested Course Sequence

15 Month Online MBA Suggested Course Sequence
Module Number Course
1 KSB-612 Strategic Thinking for Decisions (3)
FIN-605 Managerial Economics and Corporate Strategy (3)
ACCT-607 Financial Accounting (3)
2 ITEC-616 Management Information Systems (3)
MKTG-612 Marketing Management (3)
ITEC-610 Applied Managerial Statistics (3)
3 MGMT-609 Management of Organizations and Human Capital (3)
ACCT-635 Business Law, Ethics and Governance (3)
FIN-614 Financial Management (3)
KSB-630 Business Capitals Immersion (1.5)1
4 IBUS-618 Manager in the International Economy (3)
KSB-631 Management Accounting and Operations Management (3)
Elective 1 (3)
KSB-630 Business Capitals Immersion (1.5)1
5 KSB-613 Strategic Decision Making (3)
Elective 2 (3)
Elective 3 (3)
1 Students may choose the modules in which to take each section of KSB-630 to suit location preferences. Return to footnote reference

24 Month Online MBA Suggested Course Sequence2

24 Month Online MBA Suggested Course Sequence
Module Number Course
1 KSB-612 Strategic Thinking for Decisions (3)
ACCT-607 Financial Accounting (3)
2 MKTG-612 Marketing Management (3)
ITEC-610 Applied Managerial Statistics (3)
3 ITEC-616 Management Information Systems (3)
FIN-605 Managerial Economics and Corporate Strategy (3)
KSB-630 Business Capitals Immersion (1.5)3
4 MGMT-609 Management of Organizations and Human Capital (3)
FIN-614 Financial Management (3)
5 ACCT-635 Business Law, Ethics and Governance (3)
IBUS-618 Manager in the International Economy (3)
6 MGMT-631 Management Accounting and Operations Management (3)
Elective 1 (3)
7 KSB-613 Strategic Decision Making (3)
Elective 2 (3)
8 Elective 3 (3)
KSB-630 Business Capitals Immersion (1.5)3
2 Eligible for electives at 27 credits. Return to footnote reference
3 Students may choose the modules in which to take each section of KSB-630 to suit location preferences. Return to footnote reference

Core Courses (36 credits)

  • Business Law, Ethics, and Governance
  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Economics
  • Financial Management
  • Manager in the International Economy
  • Managerial Statistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Strategic Thinking for Decisions
  • Managerial Accounting and Operations Management
  • Management of Organization and Human Capital
  • Marketing Management
  • Strategic Decision Making

Concentrations

Students may choose to focus their 9 elective credits into one of six concentrations: Marketing, Finance, International Business, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, or Consulting. Learn more about concentrations.

Immersions

Students are required to attend two immersions (1.5 credits each) during the course of their program. Learn more about immersions.

To learn more about Kogod's online MBA curriculum, contact an admissions counselor at 855-572-2800 or via email.