B.A. or B.S. + M.B.A. Five-Year Program

Drawing on the strengths of both the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Business Administration, Stetson University offers a five-year joint program leading to a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Sciences and the Master of Business Administration degrees. This rigorous plan allows students to complete all requirements for a major in the liberal arts and sciences, including a broad background in General Education and study in depth in a major, including completion of a senior project. It then supports students in making a seamless transition into a highly regarded M.B.A. program that is fully accredited by the Association for Advancement of Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB).

Requirements

  1. An undergraduate degree in any Arts and Sciences major, meeting all requirements in General Education and for the major, and including these six courses for General Education, minor, or elective credit.
    Requirements
    ECON 103SEssentials of Economics I1
    STAT 301QBusiness Statistics1
    ACCT 211Introduction to Financial Accounting 21
    MGMT 305Human Relations, Leadership and Teamwork1
    MKTG 315The Marketplace and Consumers1
    FINA 311Business Finance1
    Total Units6
    1

    Students wanting a stronger background in Economics may take Macro-economics and Micro-economics.

    2

    Students wanting a stronger background in Accounting may take ACCT 211 and ACCT 212

  2. A fifth year of study (30 graduate credits) leading to the M.B.A.
    Upon submitting acceptable scores for the Graduate Management Aptitude Test and a degree in one of the College’s disciplines with a 3.0 cumulative grade point average for undergraduate work, students will be fully admitted to the fifth year of study in graduate courses leading to the M.B.A. degree. The program requires 30 graduate credits, which students should plan to take over one summer, a fall, and a spring semester.
    BSAN 591Technology for Business Transformation3
    MGMT 519Organizational Theory and Behavior3
    FINA 503International Business and Finance3
    FINA 511Advanced Financial Management3
    BSAN 507Managerial Decision Analysis3
    ACCT 520Financial Accounting and Reporting Seminar3
    MKTG 516Marketing Decision Making3
    MGMT 595Strategic Management3
    Graduate Business Electives - (two graduate courses in the SoBA)6
    Total Credits30