The MBA program consists of 33 semester hours of coursework: eight core courses and three electives. For some students, additional foundation courses (3 to 12 credit hours) may be required, depending on transcript review.
MBA Concentrations & Certificates
Admitted students must complete necessary Foundations or equivalents as determined by the Director. Enrollment in up to six hours of select 600-level courses is permitted concurrent with or prior to the student’s enrollment in a 500-level course with approval of the Director. All foundations or equivalents must be completed with a grade of C or better.
Up to six hours of 600-level transfer credit may be applied to a graduate degree program at Meredith subject to approval by the Program Director (up to nine hours of transfer credit may be applied if the student has completed the Entrepreneurship and Family Business Certificate at Meredith College). All transfer courses must carry a grade of B or better and be taken at an AACSB-accredited institution. All requests for transfer courses are subject to approval from the Program Director. Transfer course(s) must fall within the six-year limit for program completion.
Courses for the Certificate Program(s) must be completed within a 12-month time period.
For MBA students, the following policies shall apply to required foundations courses:
The School of Business offers a 5-year accelerated MBA. Any undergraduate student wishing to complete the 4 + 1 accelerated program needs to be admitted to Meredith College. General guidelines and eligibility for this program would be a 3.5 or greater GPA at Meredith. Please see a member of the MBA team for full details and eligibility requirements.