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MBA IT

Dual Master of Business Administration + Information Technology

 

 


Would you like to combine your background in engineering, science or technology with the practical business knowledge needed to accelerate your career? If so, Lawrence Tech’s dual degree program, designed for the personal and professional growth of tomorrow’s leaders, might be the right program for you.

As a qualified student in this dual degree program, you will take core coursework in both the College of Business and Information Technology’s MBA program and in the College of Engineering’s Engineering Management program. After completing coursework in both, you will be awarded two master’s degrees. 

This dual degree program requires an undergraduate degree in engineering, science, or technology from an accredited university. You will begin by taking coursework in the master’s program designated as your primary degree. After completing coursework in the primary degree program, you will be awarded your first diploma. The second diploma will be awarded after completing coursework in your secondary degree program.

To be eligible for admission to the Master of Engineering Management, a bachelor’s degree in engineering, science or technology from an accredited university is required.

Lawrence Tech's College of Business and Information Technology also offers:

  • A personal faculty advisor who mentors you as you strive to meet your professional goals
  • Dedicated student relationship advisors who help guide you throughout your academic experience
  • Insightful theories and thoughtful reflection that enhance managerial learning and development
  • A learning environment that encourages the cultivation of global thinking to advance a more humane and sustainable world community

CONTACT ADMISSIONS

800.225.5588

admissions@ltu.edu

CONTACT BUSINESS AND IT

248.204.3050

busitdean@ltu.edu

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Get to the numbers.

Find out what attending LTU may cost.

 

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Why LTU for Business Administration and Information Technology?
  • Lawrence Tech offers exposure through interdisciplinary projects to fields you may not encounter in a traditional program, giving you a distinct advantage in today’s technologically driven job market
  • LTU is located in one of the world’s great centers for entrepreneurship, technological achievement and innovation
  • Named one of the best universities in the Midwest by the Princeton Review, Lawrence Tech is committed to the motto of theory and practice

Curriculum

This program is structured for individuals who have backgrounds in information technology. It can be customized for a student's educational background and their career goals. Student's will begin taking course work in the program designated as their primary degree. Students enrolled in this program will receive two master's degrees, one in their field of expertise and one in business administration. A brief overview of curriculum taught in each course can be found in the online Course Descriptions catalog or by clicking on individual course items. To complete the MBA/MSIT dual degree, a student must satisfy the minimum requirement of 51 credit hours. Program prerequisite courses cannot be applied toward the minimum requirement.

Your 51-credit-hour program consists of:

MBA Courses

Course Number Subject Cr. Hrs.
ACC 6003 Managerial Accounting 3
ECN 6023 Global Business Economics 3
MBA 6003 Financial Management 3
MBA 6033 Corporate Finance 3
MBA 6043 Global Leadership 3
MBA 6053 Strategic Marketing Management 3
MBA 6063 Operations and Supply Chain Management 3
INT 6043 Management Information Systems 3
MBA 6073 Global Strategic Management 3
   TOTAL 27

MSIT Courses

Course Number Subject Cr. Hrs.
MBA 7063 Project Management 3
INT 6113 Database Modeling and Administration 3
INT 6123 Systems Analysis 3
INT 6143 Enterprise Network Infrastructure 3
INT 7213 Business Intelligence and Analytics 3
INT 7223 Cybersecurity 3
INT 7593 IT Capstone 3
   TOTAL 21

Total number of credits required for MBA/MSIT:
     27 MBA Core Courses
     21 MSIT Core Courses
     3 Electives
     51 Total Credit Hours

MBA Foundation Courses

Course Number Subject Cr. Hrs.
ACC 5003 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting 3
MBA 5013 Business Application of Statistical Analysis 3
MBA 5011T Managerial Economics 1.5
MBA 5021T Fundamentals of Macro Economics 1.5
MBA 5061T Legal Environment of Business 1.5
MBA 5031T Fundamentals of Marketing 1.5
MBA 5041T Fundamentals of Management 1.5
MBA 5051T Fundamentals of Finance 1.5
   TOTAL 0-15

MSIT Foundation Courses

Course Number Subject Cr. Hrs.
MBA 5013 Business Applications of Statistical Analysis 3
INT 5024 Business Application Programming 3
INT 6043 Enterprise Information Technology 3
   TOTAL 0-8
  • TO COMPLETE THE MBA/MSIT DUAL DEGREE, A STUDENT MUST SATISFY THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENT OF 51 CREDIT HOURS. PROGRAM PREREQUISITE COURSES CANNOT BE APPLIED TOWARD THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENT.
  • Classes ending in "1T" are 1.5 credit hours and are available online in rotating semesters and are completed in 8 weeks.

INTERNSHIPS & CO-OPS

The College offers opportunities for internships to our undergraduate students, for 3 to 6 credit hours. The program combines practical internships with some academic deliverables that complement each other. The experience of an internship helps the students merge their theoretical knowledge with practical application.

For more information, contact Dr. Srikant Raghavan: sraghavan@ltu.edu.

ACCREDITATIONS

Learn more about how the college of Business + IT incorporates the following:

  • Engagement
  • Impact
  • Innovation


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