Core Courses

While the MBA is a 33 credit program, all MBA students must complete eleven two-credit courses for a total of 22 core credits. These courses are designed to provide a strong, comprehensive foundation in business management. Our curriculum is built on an ethical foundation, and you will find the importance of ethics is stressed in each discipline. Our core curriculum is comprised of the following courses:

  • MBUS 600 Orientation Workshop (0 credits) required in first semester
  • MBUS 610 Economic Environment of the Firm (2 credits)
  • MBUS 612 Managing People & Performance (2 credits)
  • MBUS 613 Quantitative Methods & Statistical Analysis (2 credits) required in first 12 credits
  • MBUS 614 Business Ethics (2 credits)
  • MBUS 616 Strategic Management (2 credits) capstone-final semester
  • MBUS 624 Finance Theory & Practice (2 credits) MBUS 629 is co-req
  • MBUS 625 Operations Theory & Practice (2 credits)
  • MBUS 626 Information Systems Theory & Practice (2 credits)
  • MBUS 627 Marketing Theory & Practice (2 credits)
  • MBUS 628 Managerial Accounting (2 credits)
  • MBUS 629 Corporate Financial Reporting (2 credits) required in first 12 credits
To view the full course descriptions for each of these core classes, please see our Core Course Descriptions document.

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Gonzaga University
502 E Boone Ave. AD Box 9
Spokane, WA 99258-0009
Phone: (509) 313-7044
Fax: (509) 313-5811
Email: mba@gonzaga.edu

Located at: Jepson Center 261