This is an intensive program for three consecutive trimesters consisting of 46 units of coursework and 30 hours of co-curricular activities. 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 co-curricular activities are designed to enhance student learning in the areas of communication skills; critical thinking; integration and application; values and ethics; job placement and career development. Students must complete 30 hours of co-curricular activities; activities scheduled as contemporary issues courses may carry 0-4 units and a maximum of 4 units of co-curricular activities may count towards the elective requirements of the program.
The curriculum for the 12-month MBA consists of three components: