Master of Business Administration/Master of Education in Educational Leadership
Sandra Reid, Ph.D., M.B.A. Program Director
Tam Jones, Ph.D., M.Ed. in Educational Leadership Program Administrator
Deborah H. Tribble, Ed.D., M.Ed. in Educational Leadership Program Director
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The Master of Business Administration and Master of Education in Educational Leadership Dual Degree is a 54-hour program. Graduates will receive a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Education. The dual degree program will be most relevant to students who want strong understanding and skills both in developing business models and in leading educational organizations effectively from an administrative perspective.
In order to pursue a Dual Master's Degree program, the applicant must apply to, meet the existing admission requirements for, and be accepted into each of the master's degrees which comprise the dual degree program.
I and II or ACCT
5311 Survey of Accounting
Business and Public
Law or MANA
51.522 Business Legal Environment
Microeconomics and Macroeconomics or ECON
5311 Managerial Economics
Management or FINA
51.521 Foundations of Finance
of Management or MANA
51.521 Management Theory
of Marketing or MRKT
51.521 Marketing Concepts
6303 Research and Statistics
5301 Orientation to American Business Technology and Culture (for
International Students only)
Continuance in the program past the first 12 hours is pending submission of a satisfactory score on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or Graduate Record Examinations® (GRE®).
A waiver of the GRE or MAT requirement may be considered if the student meets one of the following conditions:
- earns an “A-“ or higher in each of the first four courses (12 hours) of graduate coursework in the DBU College of Education, or
- holds a Bachelor’s degree from the DBU College of Education earned within the past five years with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher, or
- holds a Master’s degree from DBU.
M.B.A. REQUIRED CURRICULUM - 24 hours (excluding prerequisites)
||Quantitative Analysis for Managers
||Leadership in Management
|| Business Ethics
||Strategic Management Decisions (S-L)* (Capstone course)
||Management Information Systems
||Creative Problem Solving for Marketing Decisions (S-L)*
Twelve (12) hours of the M.Ed. in Educational Leadership Required Curriculum serve as the concentration for the M.B.A. Required Curriculum.
M.ED. IN EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP REQUIRED CURRICULUM - 30 hours (excluding prerequisites)
*(S-L) = Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.
||M.B.A. Required Curriculum
||M.Ed. in Educational Leadership Required Curriculum
||TOTAL Dual Degree (excluding prerequisites)
College of Education Defense of Degree
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