Prospective MBA students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Students with a BSBA degree from an AACSB accredited program are unconditionally admitted with:
      • An overall GPA of 3.0 (or higher) OR
      • An overall GPA of 2.75 (or higher) with a 3.0 (or higher) in the last 60 hours
  2. In addition to the above GPA requirements; non-BSBA graduates and BSBA graduates from non-AACSB programs are conditionally admitted and must earn a 3.0 GPA after the first 9 graduate hours for full admission.

The following is recommended for students in category 2:

      • Completion of undergraduate AACSB accredited business courses in the areas of accounting, finance, management, marketing, and statistics OR
      • Completion of any recommended MWSU online bridging modules


International applicants who are non-native speakers of English must pass Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum score of 79 on the internet-based test or a receive 6.0 academic IELTS score unless they possess a baccalaureate degree from a college or university in which instruction is given in English. Tests taken more than two (2) years prior to the date of application cannot be accepted.

To apply or for more information about the Missouri Western graduate school:

MBA Students
Professional Core
ACC 633Foundations of Finance and Accounting3
MGT 603Organizational Theory3
MGT 633Contemporary Issues in Management3
MKT 633Applied Strategic Marketing3
MIM 633Business Intelligence and Analytics3
MIM 643Supply Chain and Customer Relationship Management3
MGT 695Applied Strategic Management3
Select one of the following concentrations:
Engineering Technology Management
Forensic Accounting
General Business
Total Credit Hours21

Engineering Technology Management (Onsite Delivery Only)
Forensic Accounting (Onsite Delivery Only)
General Business (Onsite and Online Delivery)

Engineering Technology Management Concentration

EGT 520Project and Process Management3
EGT 530Current Advancements in Engineering Technology3
EGT 610Advanced Engineering Technology3
Total Credit Hours9

Forensic Accounting Concentration

Concentration Requirements
ACC 613Forensic Accounting3
Six credit hours from the following electives6
Auditing for Fraud
Advanced Accounting
Business Taxation
CRJ 600Criminal Law, Evidence and Legal Procedures3
CRJ 640Computer Forensics3
Total Credit Hours9

General Business Concentration 

Concentration Requirements
Select nine credit hours of graduate level courses (with a maximum of six credit hours at the 500 level)9
Total Credit Hours9

The General Business concentration is offered onsite as well as online. The online option is a one year accelerated program, or longer if needed.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Filing an approved Application for Graduation.
  2. Satisfactory completion of all required coursework as listed on the approved Program of Study.
  3. Earn a minimum overall GPA of 3.0, with no more than 6 credit hours of C in all required coursework.
  4. Official approval of required Master Educator Experience (or capstone).
Are you ready to declare a program of study? Download, sign and submit the form(s) to the program director.
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