Our Master of Business Administration (MBA) program provides a powerful strategic business education designed for students who want to RISE ABOVE in their careers. Whether you are looking to return to college, seeking a career change, or want to further enhance your undergraduate degree – our program is the perfect option for you.
Offering specialized concentrations in business analytics, finance, marketing, and strategic management, our program allows you to gain real world skills with practical applications. It is designed to prepare you to become an innovative leader in your chosen field and help you achieve your professional goals.
Our unique program is designed to address workforce demands in regional, national, and international job markets. The combination of our core curriculum, your selected concentration and choice of electives will provide you with a broad understanding and the necessary skills to succeed in the the global business world. Your individualized program will conclude with an integrative capstone experience – working on an interdisciplinary team to address real-world business challenges.
Our faculty are not just academic leaders in their fields – they have firsthand experience coming to Siena from diverse industries such as marketing and sales, corporate research and development, and financial services. Our students are offered personalized support – with access to career resources, an engaged alumni network, and one-on-one mentorship from professors. What it all comes down to is community, value, and an education for a lifetime.
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Admission standards for the MBA program reflect the high academic quality that is required for a student to be successful in the program. Acceptance is based on a variety of factors which can include undergraduate academic performance, professional experience, personal statement and faculty recommendation or professional reference. The GMAT may be required.
Generally, current Siena College undergraduate students may apply to the program upon completion of their junior year. Accepted students have the opportunity to get a jumpstart on their MBA by enrolling in up to four graduate courses in the semester before they complete their undergraduate degree.
Professionals looking to advance their careers with an MBA degree are encouraged to apply. Admission is conducted on a rolling basis. Classes are held in the fall, spring and summer semesters.
COURSE EQUIVALENCY AND NON-AACSB ACCREDITED COLLEGES
Graduates from AACSB undergraduate programs may have some core coursework waived. MBA course waivers will be determined on a case by case basis. If the applicant completed their undergraduate degree eight or more years before applying, the program director will evaluate previous coursework and work experience to determine program requirements and waivers. Non-AACSB accredited business school students and non-business majors are welcome to apply.
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CORE CURRICULUM (27 CREDITS)
MGMT 515: Responsible Global Leadership
GBUS 515: Business Intelligence and Information Systems
ACCT 550: Accounting for Decision Makers
ECON 550: Managerial Economics
FINC 550: Financial Management
MGMT 550: Management for Decision Makers
MRKT 550: Marketing for Managers
GBUS 550: Quantitative Methods for Data-Driven
BUDV 650: MBA Capstone
ELECTIVES (9 CREDITS)
*Electives are chosen from other concentrations in the program and experiential learning via opportunities for students to obtain paid internships.
CONCENTRATIONS (12 CREDITS):
Students must select ONE of the following concentrations.
GBUS 610: Data Visualization & Predictive Analytics
GBUS 630: Decision Modeling & Analytics
GBUS 640: Data Mining & Predictive Analytics
FINC 620: Financial Analytics OR MRKT 630:
Digital Analytics for Marketing Professionals
FINC 610: Corporate Finance
FINC 620: Financial Analytics
FINC 630: Financial Markets & Institutions
FINC 640: Investment Analysis
MRKT 610: Customer Insight through Research
MRKT 620: Customer Relationship Management
MRKT 630: Digital Analytics for Marketing Professionals
MRKT 640: Strategic Branding for Managers
MGMT 610: Innovation & Entrepreneurship
MGMT 620: International Business Management
MGMT 630: Leading Strategic Change
MGMT 640: Business Policy & Strategy