Welcome to June’s MBA & MAcc newsletter! Included, you will find information about several upcoming events, as well as important administrative deadlines and updates. Please be sure to read through the newsletter carefully to make sure you get all of the information regarding upcoming events and important announcements.
Upcoming Events and Deadlines:
All Graduate Students:
Have You Moved or Changed Email Accounts?
Please email us at email@example.com with your updated contact information.
500 Level MBA & MAcc Courses: If your advisor has evaluated your pre-requisites and determined that you are required to take one or more 500 level pre-requisites, you will now be able to register for them on your own in most cases. You should also be able to register for the 600 level course they are a pre-requisite to in the following term.
For example, you are required to take MBUS 501 Stats Review in Summer 1, you can register for MBUS 613 Quant & Stats Analysis in Summer 2 without getting an error.
Important class cancelation:
MBUS 627 Marketing Theory & Practice & MBUS 688 Creativity and Intuition have been cancelled for Fall. If you were in either of these courses you will be automatically dropped from it in Zagweb. Please contact Jinny Piskel to figure out an alternative course for you to take in the fall.
MBA Program Completion Plan/Course Planning Sheet – There is a NEW form that more clearly defines pre-requisites with course numbers, GU equivalents etc. This will be used in all advising sessions. It is an excel spreadsheet that you can fill in on your own if you would like to.
Updates on specific trailer courses offered this Fall:
MBUS 649 - Current Issues in Entrepreneurship offered by Dr. Stevens will be about bootstrapping and new methods of doing business.
MBUS 699 – Current Issues in Banking and Finance will now be titled CI: Small Bus Financing
International Issues Requirement –Please remember that you are required to have 2 credits of coursework with a concentration in international issues to graduate.
The following courses fill this requirement:
MBUS 652 International Management (Fall), 2 cr (Updated days/times 3/22/13)
MBUS 685 International Marketing (Summer), 2 cr
MBUS 689 Cultural and Global Markets (Summer), 1 cr
Concentration Declaration forms must be completed and turned in prior to applying to graduate.
If you are pursuing or are planning to pursue a concentration in the MBA program, please turn in your form to the Graduate School of Business front desk. MAcc, MBA/HCM and MBA students pursuing the general MBA of Choice do NOT need to complete a concentration declaration form. Click here to access the form on our website. Thank you!
Dual Degree Students:
Please note: As of May 2013, Dual Degree students should be able to register for classes through Zagweb. However, if you have an issue please contact your advisor.