May 18, 2021  
2017-2018 Graziadio Academic Catalog 
2017-2018 Graziadio Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

12-Month Full-Time MBA

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This is an intensive program for three consecutive trimesters consisting of 49 units. Students in this program have sufficient applicable work experience (minimum three years) and previous relevant course work to permit completion of this accelerated curriculum in three trimesters. Additionally, students from Graziadio partner universities complete this same sequence of course work for the International Dual-Degree program.

Students admitted to the 12-Month program must have 3 or more years of career-focused work-experience and must have completed a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, and also must have graduated with a major in business or an equivalent business-related major.

The curriculum for the 12-month MBA consists of three components:

Core Courses 35 units  
Career Seminar 0 units  
Elective Courses 14 units  
Total Units Required 49 units  

Program Sequence

Fall Trimester

Full Term

Spring Trimester

Session B


  1. Students must complete career development requirements before registering for the final trimester of study.
  2. ISTM 603  may be waived based on prior course work or passing a qualifying examination. Waived students must take ISTM 613  and an elective in the waived course’s field.

Elective Concentrations

12-Month students can petition to concentrate in:

Concentrations are subject to schedule availability. The SEER certificate  can be completed in this program but must be declared during the first session of the first trimester.

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