MBA/MA in Communication Joint Degree
Palumbo-Donahue School of Business and Graduate School of Liberal Arts
A combined 72 credits for these two degrees (30 credits for the M.A. in Communication and 42 credits for the MBA) is reduced to 60 credits through credit-sharing.
Policies and Procedures
- Students must apply and be accepted to both programs of study. The GMAT or GRE is required for application to the School of Business (unless waived).
- Students may begin their study in either the School of Business or in the Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
- Students who successfully complete all requirements will receive two degrees and two diplomas. The degrees must be conferred simultaneously.
|MA in Communication|
|Persuasion in the Marketplace||3|
|Organizational & Leadership Communication||3|
|Communication Research Methods||3|
|Communication Ethics & Professional Civility||3|
|Required Electives - 6 credits fulfilled through MBA Courses||15|
|MBA - Master of Business Administration|
|Applied Managerial Decision Tools||1.5|
|Managing People for Sustained Competitive Advantage||1.5|
|Accounting for Decision Makers||3|
|Supply Chain/Operations Management||1.5|
|Business Legal Environment||1.5|
|Applied Business Ethics||1.5|
|Strategic Sustainable and Models||1.5|
|Strategy and Implementation||3|
*These courses may be waived based on previous coursework.