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Courses - Fall 2019
BUSI
Part-Time MBA Program Department Site
All BUSI courses are for part-time MBA students unless otherwise noted.
BUSI610
(Perm Req)
Introduction to Financial Accounting
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Business and Management (Master's); Business and Management (Master's)).
Credit only granted for: BUSI610, BUAC602, BUFN602, or BMGT602.
Overview of financial accounting, periodic financial statements and the financial reporting process. Importance of financial statements as information source for creditors and investors and as a means by which managers can communicate information about their firms.
Non majors should review their registration eligibility in the statement preceding the BUSI courses.
BUSI622
Managing Digital Business Markets
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Business and Management (Master's); Business and Management (Master's)) ; or permission of BMGT-Robert H. Smith School of Business.
The objective is to understand the strategic and tactical issues involved in managing digital businesses and markets. Also, some of the characteristics of digital businesses and markets that make them unique and understand how companies can best manage them will be examined.
BUSI630
(Perm Req)
Data Driven Decision Making
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Business and Management (Master's); Business and Management (Master's)).
Analytical modeling of business decisions; uncertainty, risk and expected utility; regression modeling to infer relationships among variables.
BUSI634
(Perm Req)
Operations Management
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Business and Management (Master's); Business and Management (Master's)) ; or permission of BMGT-Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Credit only granted for: BUSI634 or BMGT624.
Operations management is concerned with efficient and effective design and operation of business processes for delivering products and/or services. Emphasis is given to process analysis and design, capacity management and bottlenecks, waiting lines and the impact of uncertainty in process performance, quality management, lean, six-sigma, and revenue management.
BUSI662
(Perm Req)
Leadership and Teamwork
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Business and Management (Master's); Business and Management (Master's)).
Credit only granted for: BMGT600, BUSI662, or BUSM600.
Course examines concepts of team-building and leadership which are critical to managerial success. Topics include leadership, decision making, communication and conflict, work motivation, building effective teams, and organizational change and culture.
BUSI683
(Perm Req)
The Global Economic Environment
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Business and Management (Master's); Business and Management (Master's)).
Relationship between national and international economic environments. Determinants of output, interest rates, prices and exchange rates. Analysis of effect of economic policies (fiscal, monetary, trade, tax) on the firm and the economy.
BUSI690
(Perm Req)
Strategic Management
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Business and Management (Master's); Business and Management (Master's)).
Credit only granted for: BUSI690 or BMGT614.
Analyze and identify profit opportunities and threats in different industry and competitive environments; Analyze and identify a firm's valuable assets, resources and capabilities and how they might be protected, leveraged, and extended in the market; Learn how to organize your company to be the best prepared to adapt its strategy over time as the market environment changes; and how to use organic growth as well as mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, alliances, and divestitures to ensure that the firm maintians the proper scale and scope to compete effectively over time.
BUSI758D
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Business; Data Driven Decision Making II
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BUSI758E
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Business; Fundamentals of Business Decision Making
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BUSI759
(Perm Req)
Independent Study in Business
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg
Contact department for information to register for this course.
BUSI788B
Introduction to Global Business Experience; Doing Business in Brazil
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BUSI788C
Introduction to Global Business Experience; Doing Business in China
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BUSI788J
Introduction to Global Business Experience; Doing Business in South Africa
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BUSI788M
Introduction to Global Business Experience; Doing Business in the UAE
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BUSI788Y
Introduction to Global Business Experience; Doing Business in Japan and Singapore
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BUSI799
(Perm Req)
Masters Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg
Contact department for information to register for this course.