Business Administration and Public Policy, Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Policy (Dual Degree) (M.B.A. and M.P.P.)

Students complete 66 total credits including at least 30 credits of Business courses, and at least 30 credits of Public Policy courses. 

The University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business and the School of Public Policy (both located in Van Munching Hall) offer a dual program of studies leading to both the MPP and MBA degrees in less time (typically 5 or 6 semesters) and at less cost than if the degrees were obtained separately.

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, Models and Decisions2
BUSI634/BUSM624Operations Management2
BUSI640/BUSM610Financial Management2
BUSI650/BUSM612Marketing Management2
BUSI662/BUSM600Leadership and Teamwork2
BUSI681/BUSM604Managerial Economics and Public Policy2
BUSI683/BUSM626The Global Economic Environment2
BUSI690/BUSM614Strategic Management2
Electives approved by advisor8-14
Public Policy courses30
Total Credits60-66