Skip to main content

 Undergraduate Prerequisite Courses  

 

SPOTLIGHT

The undergraduate prerequisites needed to be completed before you can begin the MBA program are:

  • An undergraduate degree in Business Administration or related field  OR a basic accounting course; usually titled “Principles, Fundamentals, Financial,  or Elements of Accounting
  • An introductory micro economics course (economics of the firm as opposed to macro- economics of a nation, etc.
  •  Introductory statistics- this course does not need to be business oriented but is recommended.  Coverage needs to include descriptive statistics, hypothesis testing, and linear regression/analysis of variance
  • An introductory marketing course
  • Organizational Behavior, leadership, or principles of management course
  • An introductory finance course- this course is sometimes called managerial/principles of finance.
  • Legal Environment of Business/Business Law (a course primarily focused on contract law)
  • Management Information Systems- this course usually has a prerequisite of  Microsoft Office skills (Productivity Software)

These prerequisites may be taken at any accredited institution of higher learning.

Apply Now
Request Information
MBA Fact Sheet

ACCELERATE YOUR SUCCESS

The Master of Business Administration at SRU is an accelerated program offered exclusively at the Regional Learning Alliance (RLA) in Cranberry, PA.  

Classes are taught in a hybrid format, a combination of onsite and online delivery.

You can earn your MBA in just one year!