Business Administration and Accounting, Master of Business Administration and Master of Science (Dual Degree) (M.B.A. and M.S.)

Non-thesis only: 66 credits required

The Robert H. Smith School of Business is a global leader in integrating business management and technology. Smith MBAs can take advantage of this strength in the joint MBA/MS degree program and leverage their managerial skills with studies that develop research and technological skills in finance, accounting, information systems, or supply chain management. Students may apply for admission to the MBA/MS degree program at the beginning of the application process or at the end of their first year in the MBA program. Students must complete all required courses for both programs and reach a total of 66 credits. Students complete 36 credits of Business courses and 30 credits of Accounting courses. Part-time MBA students complete the BUSI designated courses.

Full-time MBA students complete the BUSM designated courses.

Course Title Credits
Core Requirements
BUSI610/BUSM602Introduction to Financial Accounting2
BUSI611/BUSM616Managerial Accounting2
BUSI/BUSM621Strategic and Transformational IT2
BUSI630/BUSM606Data Driven Decision Making2
BUSI634/BUSM624Operations Management2
BUSI640/BUSM610Corporate Finance2
BUSI650/BUSM612Marketing Management2
BUSI662/BUSM600Leadership and Teamwork2
BUSI681/BUSM604Managerial Economics and Public Policy2
BUSI683/BUSM626The Global Economic Environment2
BUSI690/BUSM614Strategic Management2
MBA Electives approved by advisor14
Accounting core courses12
Accounting specialization courses18
Total Credits66