School of Business

Pre-MBA Program

Picture of pre-MBA studentOpen to All Majors

Be ready to go wherever life takes you. Invest in your future by enrolling in the Pre-MBA curriculum.

The Pre-MBA curriculum is designed to prepare the non-business major with the core business methods and practices required for admission to the MBA program. All majors are eligible. Completion of the Pre-MBA curriculum also satisfies the requirements for the business minor.

The curriculum consists of 12 courses for a total of 36 credit hours. Of those 36 hours, 12 hours (four courses) will count for general education credit. The four courses are:

  • EC200 and EC201 for six hours of social science general education credit
  • MA140 and MA141 for six hours of natural science and mathematics general education credit

The curriculum also provides 12 hours of upper division credit.

Pre-MBA Curriculum
Lower division

AC224 Financial Accounting
AC225 Managerial Accounting
BU250 Management Information Systems
EC200 Principles of Microeconomics
EC201 Principles of Macroeconomics
EC211 Statistics for Business & Economics

Upper division

BU342 Organizations and Management
BU347 Production & Operations Management
BU360 Principles of Marketing
BU381 Business Finance

Non-business prerequisites

MA140 Statistics – prerequisite for EC211
MA141 Applied Calculus – prerequisite for BU347

For more information, contact Stacy Woltje, Director of Student Affairs, School of Business; 785-670-1308; stacy.woltje@washburn.edu