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Master of Business Administration
In support of the Adnan Kassar School of Business mission, the M.B.A. program provides students with a high-quality education that managers seek to solve complex problems in their organizations in a global business environment. The M.B.A. program graduates business professionals with solid analytical, communication and leadership skills in an ethical framework.
The program is developed to expose students to all functional areas in business such as management, finance, accounting, economics, statistics, MIS and marketing covered in six core courses and seven elective courses.
Since 1981, LAU has prepared individuals for key roles in managerial and professional positions in business and public organizations. In offering the Master of Business Administration program, Adnan Kassar School of Business draws on a substantial and growing experience in undergraduate business education to provide a significant opportunity of advanced learning to seekers of a business career and has adapted its curriculum to meet the diverse needs of individuals with business as well as non-business backgrounds.
In order to make the program accessible to those already active in management, a provision has been made for part-time students with classes at conveniently scheduled times.
M.B.A. students must complete a total of 39 credits (21 credits of core courses and 18 credits of elective and research courses) and students with a non-business background are required to take remedial courses as decided by the school.
All candidates for the Master of Business Administration degree must satisfy the following requirements:
Core Requirements (21 credits)
|QBA851||Quantitative Methods in Business||3|
|MGT851||Leadership, Ethics & Team Management||3|
Candidates may choose to pursue one of the following options for graduation:
- Take six courses from the following list.
- Take five courses from the following list and BUS898 Project in Business.
- Take four courses from the following list and BUS899 Thesis in Business.
M.B.A. Electives (18 credits)
|ACC830||Financial Statement Analysis||3|
|ACC880||Special topics in Accounting||3|
|ECO880||Special topics in Economics||3|
|FIN835||Commercial Bank Management||3|
|FIN836||Modern Portfolio Management||3|
|FIN880||Special Topics in Finance||3|
|HOM880||Special Topics in Hospitality & Tourism||3|
|ITM880||Special Topics in Information Technology Management||3|
|MGT834||Project Planning and Management||3|
|MGT872||Business Policy and Planning||3|
|MGT875||Business Strategy & Innovation Management||3|
|MGT880||Special topics in Management||3|
|MKT840||Marketing Research Analysis||3|
|MKT842||International & Global Marketing||3|
|MKT880||Special topics in Marketing||3|
|OPM880||Special topics in Operations & Production Management||3|
|QBA880||Special topics in Quantitative Business Analysis||3|
|BUS898||Project in Business||3|
|BUS899||Thesis in Business||6|