Students seeking a Master of Business Administration must complete a total of 39 credits on full-time or part-time basis with an overall average of at least 3.0/4.0.
A student, guided by his advisor, can opt for an emphasis area by selecting specific Professional Enhancement Courses in Finance, Human Resources Management, Project Management or he or she can choose these courses from the different areas of emphasis (as Elective courses) and opt for a General MBA.
NDU is a PMI-R.E.P (Project Management Institute-Registered Education Provider).
If a candidate follows the MBA Program with Project Management emphasis, it would equip him or her with the necessary competencies, with pre-approved PDUs, to pass the PMP exam or maintain his or her certification.
The MBA Program consists of 39 credits of courses; it comprises:
- Two Foundation (Pre-MBA/preparatory) courses: a total of 3 non-earned credits.
The foundation courses aim to equip applicants from a non-business/economics background with a minimum level of knowledge pertaining to business studies. Moreover, students can concurrently register a non-related graduate course to Accounting or Finance. In this case, the maximum number of credits cannot exceed 6 credits, inclusive of the foundation course(s). These courses are: