Accelerated Bachelor's to MBA

Drawing on the strengths of the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Music, and School of Business Administration undergraduate programs and the School of Business Administration’s graduate programs, Stetson University offers a combined degree program leading to a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Sciences, Bachelor of Music, or Bachelor of Business Administration and the Master of Business Administration degrees. This rigorous plan allows students to complete all requirements for their undergraduate major, including a broad background in General Education and in-depth study in a major. 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).


  1. An undergraduate degree in any Stetson undergraduate major, meeting all requirements in General Education and for the major, and including SOBA 406 and SOBA 407 for general elective credit.
  2. Upon successful completion of SOBA 406 and SOBA 407 (grade of C- or better), satisfying the MBA foundations, 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 study in graduate courses leading to the M.B.A. degree. The program requires 30 graduate credits, which students should plan to take over a minimum of one summer, a fall, and a spring semester.
Bachelor's Requirements
Two courses from the following2
Foundations of Business Analytics
Foundation of Accounting and Finance
All other bachelor degree requirements 130
Total Units32

Stetson University undergraduate courses are measured in units. Each unit is equivalent to four credits (or credit hours). Portions of units, such as ½ unit or ¼ unit, are similarly equivalent to two and one credits, respectively.

  • 32 units equals 128 credit hours.
MBA Requirements
Core MBA Coursework21
Financial & Mgrl Acct for Mgrs
Managerial Decision Analytics
Technology for Business Transformation
Advanced Financial Management
Marketing Decision Making
Organizational Theory and Behavior
Strategic Management
Graduate Business Electives9
Select three graduate courses in the School of Business Administration
Total Credits30
Combined Bachelor's and MBA Credits158