Course Descriptions

Course Descriptions

Courses for the Master of Business Administration program are hyperlinked below to the University Bulletin. Please refer to the prerequisites mentioned on this page as those listed on the University Bulletin may differ from Penn State Great Valley. All courses offered are three credits unless otherwise indicated.

ACCTG 511 - Financial and Managerial Accounting

ACCTG 512 - Financial Accounting Theory and Reporting Problems

ACCTG 524 - Managerial Accounting
Prerequisites: ACCTG 512

BUSAD 501 - Statistical Analysis for Managerial Decision Making

BUSAD 511 - New Ventures I
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

BUSAD 519 - Developing Creative High Performance Organizations
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

BUSAD 522 - New Ventures II
Prerequisites: MGMT 501 and BUSAD 511, or by permission from instructor

BUSAD 523 - Prices and Markets
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

BUSAD 525 - Quantitative Methods in Finance
Prerequisite: BUSAD 501 or equivalent

BUSAD 526 - Advanced Corporate Finance
Prerequisites: ACCTG 512, BUSAD 525, FIN 531 or equivalent

BUSAD 527 - Fixed Income Securities
Prerequisite: FIN 513

BUSAD 530 - Biotechnology and Health Industry Overview
Prerequisite: MGMT 501 or permission of instructor

BUSAD 534 - Ethical Dimensions of Management in the Biotechnology and Health Industry
Prerequisites: MGMT 501

BUSAD 537 - Management Information Systems
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

BUSAD 542 – Global Intercultural Management
Prerequisites: MGMT 501

BUSAD 545 - Negotiation Strategies
Prerequisites: MGMT 501

BUSAD 551 - Business, Ethics and Society
Prerequisites: MGMT 501

BUSAD 555 - Full-Range Leadership Development
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

BUSAD 556 - Diversity Leadership
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

BUSAD 558 - Knowledge Management
Prerequisites: MGMT 501

BUSAD 559 - Career Management
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

BUSAD 576 - Ethical Issues in Information Technology
Prerequisites: MGMT 501

BUSAD 578 - Managing Business Processes
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

BUSAD 582 - Social Entrepreneurship & Community Leadership
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

BUSAD 802 - Cornerstones of Sustainability

BUSAD 809 - Triple Bottom Line Accounting

BUSAD 824 - Finance and Investment for Sustainable Growth

BUSAD 835 - Commercialization of Biopharmaceuticals
Prerequisite: BUSAD 530

BUSAD 879 - Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Prerequisite: OPMGT 510

BUSAD 809 - Triple Bottom Line Accounting

FIN 505 - Multinational Managerial Finance
Prerequisite: FIN 531 or equivalent

FIN 506 - Portfolio Theory and Practice
Prerequisite: FIN 531 or equivalent

FIN 508 - Analysis of Financial Markets
Prerequisites: FIN 531 or equivalent

FIN 513 - Speculative Markets
Prerequisite: FIN 508

FIN 531 - Financial Management
Prerequisites: MGMT 501, ACCTG 511 or ACCTG 512

H P A 836 - Health Law
Prerequisites: MGMT 501 and BUSAD 530 or permission of instructor

H P A 850 - Health Care Marketing
Prerequisites: MGMT 501, BUSAD 530

HRER 501 - Labor and Employment Law
Note: HRER courses are offered through the School of Labor and Employment Relations

HRER 516 - Labor Market Analysis
Note: HRER courses are offered through the School of Labor and Employment Relations

HRER 816 - Labor Market Analysis
Note: HRER courses are offered through the School of Labor and Employment Relations

HRER 800 International and Comparative Employment Relations
Note: HRER courses are offered through the School of Labor and Employment Relations

I B 500 - International Business Management
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

LEAD 562 - Strategic Leadership
Prerequisites: MGMT 501

MGMT 501 - Behavioral Science in Business

MGMT 507 - Positive Organizational Behavior and Wellbeing

MGMT 523 - Organizational Change: Theory and Practice
Prerequisites: MGMT 501

MGMT 541 - Human Resources Management
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

MGMT 571 - Strategic Management
Prerequisites: All required foundation and essential courses

MGMT 573 - Corporate Innovative Strategies
Prerequisite: MGMT 501

MKTG 500 - Marketing Management
Prerequisite: MGMT 501, ACCTG 511 or ACCTG 512

MKTG 518 - Global Marketing
Prerequisites: MGMT 501 and MKTG 500

MNGMT 897 - Special Topics: Sustainable Marketing
Prerequisites: MGMT 501 and MKTG 500

OPMGT 510 - Operations Management
Prerequisites: ACCTG 511 or ACCTG 512, MGMT 501, and BUSAD 501

SYSEN 507 - Systems Thinking

PHIL 597 - Ethical Dimensions of Leadership

Class Availability

If the course you are trying to schedule is full, please contact the department at 610-648-3229 or e-mail ManagementHelp@psu.edu for further advising.
The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. This document is informational,and is not binding on the University.