THE GRADUATE SCHOOL: BUSINESS

 

SPECIALTY EMPHASIS PROGRAMS

Students who already have a master's degree may earn a 12-hour Specialty Emphasis in Higher Education, International Business, or Leadership and Ethics. Courses for these emphases may not be available at every JBU center.

 

Specialty Emphasis in Higher Education

Admission Requirements

  1. Admission to the Graduate School (entrance examination waived).
  2. A master's degree from a regionally accredited university.
  3. Permission from the Program Director.

Course Requirements - 12 hours

HED 7113 History and Philosophy of American Higher Education
HED 7663 The College Student: Issues, Policies, and Programs
HED 7993 Administrative Leadership in Higher Education
HED 8223 Educational Program Development and Implementation

 

Specialty Emphasis in International Business

Admission Requirements

  1. Admission to the Graduate School (entrance examination waived).
  2. A business related master's degree from a regionally accredited
    university or completion of all MBA admission requirements.
  3. Permission from the Program Director.

Course Requirements - 12 hours from the following:

BUS 8113 Global Operations and Supply Chain Management
BUS 8243 Cross-Cultural Business Management
BUS 8253 Survey of Global Business Practice
BUS 8263 International Business Practicum
LDR 8333 Global Leadership and Ethics

 

Specialty Emphasis in Leadership and Ethics

Admission Requirements

  1. Admission to the Graduate School (entrance examination waived).
  2. A master's degree from a regionally accredited university.
  3. Permission from the Program Director.

Course Requirements - 12 hours

LDR 7113 Foundations of Leadership

Nine hours from the following:


LDR 7223 Mission, Vision, and Values
LDR 7343 Corporate Governance and Ethics
LDR 7993 Building Teams
LDR 8003 Ethical Decisions in Organizations
LDR 8113 Leading Change
LDR 8243 Emotional Health in Organizations
LDR 8333 Global Leadership and Ethics
LDR 8903 Selected Topics (with consent of the Program Director)