The High Point University MBA offers a practical, skills based curriculum managers can apply in professional work environments. Students enjoy small classes and personal interaction with experienced professors who focus on a quality graduate learning experience. In the classroom, current business knowledge is delivered through the use of case studies, simulations, and a variety of projects. The program consists of 10 graduate courses (30 semester hours), which may be completed within 21 months.
The MBA program coordinator is Dr. Ross Roberts. Dr. Roberts can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 336.841.4562; to learn more about Dr. Roberts and the MBA Graduate Faculty click here. In addition, download an informational brochure today!
Lauren Saul is the MBA graduate staff liaison. If you would like to tour campus or have general admission questions, you may call Lauren at 336.841.9145 or email her at email@example.com.
Admission Terms: Fall (August) only
Deadlines for Application Materials: Applications receive primary consideration when completed by the priority deadline of April 30, 2014.
Application Materials: Applicants must have a four-year bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college and an acceptable GPA (3.0 or higher on a 4-point scale). An admission decision takes into consideration the applicant’s GMAT score, GPA, completed course work, professional work experience, personal and professional goals for the degree, as well as the information provided by references.
Required materials include:
· online application with a nonrefundable $50 application fee;
· an official transcript from all colleges attended (including High Point University);
· essay about interest in the program and goals for the degree;
· three professional reference reports on form provided; and
· Graduate Management Admissions Test obtained within the last five years (the High Point University GMAT Code is ZZG5V04).
*Note* GRE scores may be substituted for the GMAT. Also the GMAT requirement may be waived if an applicant has an earned master’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university.
Degree: Master of Business Administration
Transfer of Credit: The M.B.A. program does not accept transfer of credit. All credit toward the degree must be earned in High Point University courses.
Prerequisite Work: Three undergraduate hours each of accounting and economics are required prior to enrollment in specific courses* at High Point University.
Computer Requirement: A laptop computer is necessary to fulfill a number of course assignments and is therefore required of all students enrolled in the M.B.A. program.
Comprehensive Exams: None
Class Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Master of Business Administration (30 semester hours)
|BUA||5030||Communications for Managers|
|BUA||5320||The Ethical and Legal Environment of Business|
|ECO||5090||Managerial Economics in a Global Economy*|
|FIN||5330||Financial Markets and Corporate Strategy|
|MGT||5020||Leadership and Organizational Behavior|
|MGT||5290||Global Supply Chain and Operations Management|
|MIS||5400||Information Systems in Practice: Managerial Challenges and Opportunities|
|MKT||5110||Marketing in a Global Economy|