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MBA in Business Economics

Ashford University's Master of Business Administration, Business Economics specialization program is designed to prepare students for business careers where knowledge of economics could be beneficial. Read more about the Master of Business Administration, Business Economics specialization program at Ashford University here.

Official Program Name:

Master of Business Administration

School Offering Program:

Ashford University

Degree Level:

Master's

Forbes School of Business & Technology

Program Prerequisites:

Students interested in enrolling in the Master of Business Administration in Business Economics program at Ashford University must already have a bachelor's degree. They must have successfully completed undergraduate coursework in economics, accounting, and finance. Applicants to Ashford University's programs should be at least 22 years old.

Program Description:

Ashford University's Master of Business Administration, Business Economics specialization program gives students the opportunity to learn about the macroeconomics of financial markets, managerial economic analysis, market structure, and firm strategy. Core courses are designed to teach about managerial marketing, economics, accounting, and finance. This program is also intended to teach organizational behavior, the legal environment, and operations management. Students who successfully complete this program might be able to use multimedia tools to communicate, use computer and analytical tools to solve business problems, and lead groups that are culturally and intellectually diverse. This program is part of the school's Forbes School of Business & Technologyâ„¢, and online business students have access to a variety of unique resources and online events, such as webinars that feature business experts from Forbes.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length:

42 credits.

Financial Aid:

Ashford University offers students several payment options, including cash plans, employer tuition reimbursement, direct employer billing, and military tuition assistance. Qualifying students may be eligible for financial aid.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

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Required Courses for a Master of Business Administration, Business Economics specialization:

Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Ashford University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

MBA Core Courses

  • BUS 600: Management Communications with Technology Tools (3 credits)
  • BUS 610: Organizational Behavior (3 credits)
  • BUS 620: Managerial Marketing (3 credits)
  • BUS 670: Legal Environment (3 credits)
  • MAT 540: Statistical Concepts for Research (3 credits)
  • BUS 591: Financial Accounting & Analysis (3 credits)
  • BUS 642: Business Research Methods & Tools (3 credits)
  • BUS 630: Managerial Accounting (3 credits)
  • BUS 640: Managerial Economics (3 credits)
  • BUS 650: Managerial Finance (3 credits)
  • BUS 644: Operations Management (3 credits)

Business Economics Specialization Courses

  • BUS 668: Macroeconomics of Financial Markets (3 credits)
  • BUS 669: Managerial Economic Analysis (3 credits)
  • BUS 689: Market Structure & Firm Strategy (3 credits)

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Students who complete the Master of Business Administration, Business Economics specialization program at Ashford University could be interested in pursuing a doctorate degree in business administration or economics. This might prepare them for advancement in the economics field.

Career Paths:

Graduates of Ashford University's Master of Business Administration, Business Economics specialization program could be able to pursue employment in business or start their own business. They might be involved with data collection, research, or studying economic trends.

Fields that students could be able to pursue positions in include:

  • For-profit businesses
  • Investment banking
  • Small business management
  • Government
  • Non-profit organizations

Special Terms and Conditions

Successful completion of the MBA degree program by itself does not provide licensure or certification in any state, regardless of concentration or specialization. Students seeking licensure or certification in a particular profession are strongly encouraged to carefully research the requirements prior to enrollment. Requirements may vary by state. Ashford University does not guarantee that any professional organization will accept a graduate's application to sit for any exam for the purpose of professional certification.


Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

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