Managerial Sciences

Master in Business Administration (M.B.A.)


If you are seeking an M.B.A. program that offers you a comprehensive and challenging business curriculum combined with convenient scheduling, excellent instruction, dynamic networking, continuous personal advising and a convenient, popular location, the M.B.A. program at Long Island University's Brooklyn Campus is the right choice for you.

The 36 to 63-credit Master’s of Business Administration (number of credits is based on your undergraduate coursework) provides the knowledge base and skills that enable professionals to become leaders in business by offering a comprehensive program which meets the needs of an ever-changing, global business environment. The program is offered on a part-time basis during the evenings and weekends with 15- and 7-week semesters, to accommodate the schedules of busy working professionals who are interested in advancing their careers. When you enroll in the program, you will join students representing every continent and possessing a variety of professional backgrounds, including those who work in corporate entities, nonprofit organizations and government agencies.

You will gain an understanding of the fundamental principles of business through the required courses. In addition, you will develop expertise and mindset in a specific field by focusing in an area of concentration. This will provide you with a powerful combination of in-depth knowledge and skill set development that is designed to increase your marketability and to serve you throughout your career.


Admission Requirements

The standards for admission as a fully matriculated student in the M.B.A. program are as follows:

  1. A bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average from an accredited institution.
  2. Results of the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Exam (GRE) unless the applicant already holds a master’s or a J.D. degree from an accredited institution or holds a Certified Public Accountant license.
  3. Official transcripts from all colleges and universities previously attended (foreign documents must be accompanied by a certified English translation).
  4. Official score report of the TOEFL examination for applicants with degrees from foreign colleges and universities.
  5. A written statement-outlining applicant’s objectives for seeking admission into the program.
  6. A current résumé.
  7. Two letters of recommendation.
  8. A completed application submitted to the Office of Admissions.

Program Sequence

The 36 to 63-credit Master of Business Administration (number of credits is based on your undergraduate coursework) provides the knowledge base and skills that enable professionals to become leaders in business by offering a comprehensive program which meets the needs of an ever-changing, global business environment.

Master in Business Administration Requirements:

Part A: Business Core (0-27 credits)

PREREQUISITES (6 CREDITS)

Prerequisites Course # Course Name Credits

BUS 500
Business Writing 3.00
  BUS 502 Business Math 3.00

Can be waived by taking placement exam during Orientation

MODULE 1: GENERAL BUSINESS CORE (12 CREDITS)


Prerequisites Course # Course Name Credits

GBA 510
Financial Accounting for Managers 3.00
GBA 510
GBA 511 Corporate Financial Management 3.00

GBA 512 Principles of Management and Leadership 3.00
  GBA 513 Marketing Management 3.00
Can be waived based on undergraduate work

MODULE 2: BUSINESS BASICS (9 CREDITS)

Prerequisites Course # Course Name Credits
BUS 502
GBA 520 Managerial Economics 3.00
  GBA 521 Legal Aspects of Business Administration 3.00
BUS 502
GBA 516 Business Statistics 3.00
Can be waived based on undergraduate work

Part B: MBA Core (24 credits)

MODULE 3: THE BUSINESS FUNCTIONS (9 CREDITS)

Prerequisites
Course #
Course Name Credits
GBA 513
MBA 630 Marketing Strategy 1.50
GBA 512 MBA 631 Organizational Leadership 1.50
GBA 512 MBA 632 Ethics in a Global Society 1.50
GBA 511 MBA 633 Corporate Financial Policy 1.50
GBA 512 MBA 634 Service and Operations Management 1.50
GBA 512 & 513
MBA 635 Entrepreneurship 1.50

MODULE 4: ADVANCED BUSINESS FUNCTIONS (10 CREDITS)

Prerequisites
Course #
Course Name Credits
MBA 630
MBA 650 Business Intelligence 1.00
MBA 630 MBA 651 Marketing Analytics
MBA 631 MBA 652 Transformational Leadership
MBA 633 MBA 653 Investment Analysis 1.50
GBA 520 MBA 654 Decision Making 1.50
GBA 512 MBA 655 Management of Innovation & Technology 1.50
GBA 512 MBA 656 Information Systems Development & Management 1.50


MODULE 5: YOUR PERSONAL BRAND (5 CREDITS)

Prerequisites
Course #
Course Name Credits

MBA 640 Making Effective Presentations 1.00

MBA 641 Managerial Communications 1.00

MBA 642 Building Your Online Brand 1.00

MBA 643 Working in Teams & Project Management 1.00

MBA 644 Career Planning 1.00

MODULE 6: SPECIALIZATION (9 CREDITS)

Part C: Advanced MBA (12 Credits)

PREREQUISITES: MODULES 1, 2 & 3 ARE REQUIRED)

Prerequisites Course # Course Name Credits



3.00
      3.00
      3.00
MODULE 7: CAPSTONE (3 CREDITS)
(PREREQUISITES: MODULES 1-5 ARE REQUIRED)

Prerequisites Course # Course Name Credits

MBA 800
Business Strategy 3.00

The following seven (7) courses are required:
CS 631
Algorithms and Data Structures
3.00
CS 633
System Analysis and Design
3.00
CS 641
Computer Architecture
3.00
CS 643
Operating Systems
3.00
CS 645
Computer Communications and Networking                                   
3.00
CS 649
Database Management Systems
3.00
CS 666
Artificial Intelligence
3.00
Prerequisites Course # Course Name Credits

MBA 800
Business Strategy 3.00
Prerequisites Course # Course Name Credits

MBA 800
Business Strategy 3.00

Prerequisites Course # Course Name Credits

MBA 800
Business Strategy 3.00

Credit and GPA Requirements

CONTACT

School of Business, Public Administration & Information Sciences

Ray Pullaro, Dean

718-488-1130
Ray.Pullaro@liu.edu