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Rankings U.S. News & World Report named the LSU Flores MBA full-time track as offering the best financial value after graduation in the nation. U.S. News & World Report ranked the LSU Flores MBA Program in the top 50 among public institutions in the “Best Business Schools” ranking for 2018. U.S. News & World Report ranked the LSU Online Flores MBA Program in the top 20 percent for its 2018 Best Online MBA program ranking. Advisor Luke Cashen (left) with full-time MBA students Michael Lacombe, Daniel Hofmann, Jack Angier, and Roman Lantukh after winning the 2018 SEC MBA Case Competition.

Specializations Our full-time track offers specializations in numerous areas of business including internal audit, energy, finance, management consulting, marketing, and human resources. A complete list can be found on our website. LSU’s internal auditing program is recognized globally as the leader in internal audit education. Faculty and students have won numerous awards, including the International CIA Student High Achievement Award on the CIA exam 19 out of the last 29 years.

Students learn about career opportunities at LSUCIA recruiter night.

Career Services Through the E. J. Ourso College of Business Office of Student Success (OBSS), Flores MBA students are offered training in résumé building, interviewing, and interpersonal skills. Working alongside the OBSS Professional Development staff, students develop personalized plans to meet their career goals.

Full-time MBA student, Dylan Boudreaux, interned at Ernst & Young in the Risk Assurance Program.


Flores MBA students, alumni, faculty, and staff gather each summer for our annual Jazz & Cocktails event held in the Business Education Complex.


Full-Time Track Curriculum Curriculum is administered on a semester basis. Students attend a weeklong orientation before they begin the program and work in a professional internship during the summer after their first year of school.

Core Full-time Courses — Students must take ALL of the following:

52

BADM 7010

The Practice of Business (taken in first year)

4

BADM 7020

Managerial Statistics

3

BADM 7030

Understanding Financial Information

3

Requirements

BADM 7050

Information Systems

3

> GMAT score of 600 or above or an

BADM 7060

Elements of Cost Management

3

BADM 7070

Understanding Behavior in Organizations

3

BADM 7090

Financial Management

3

Fundamentals

BADM 7100

Marketing Administration

3

> Earn a traditional MBA in 22 months. > No work experience or pre-

BADM 7120

Operations Management

3

BADM 7140

Legal Environment of Business

3

BADM 7190

Managing Sources of Competitive Advantage

3

BADM 7200

Economic Environment of the Firm

3

equivalent GRE score.

> 3.0 undergraduate GPA from a four-year accredited university.

requisite classes are required.

> Students are able to use elective credits to specialize in different areas of business. Three electives equal one specialization.

JD/MBA

General Electives

15

The JD/MBA dual-degree track is designed for students who intend to earn both a Juris Doctor and an MBA concurrently. Degrees are offered through the Paul M. Hebert Law Center and the E. J. Ourso College of Business. Both degrees are completed in four years.

Total Credit Hours

52


Professional Track Curriculum Curriculum is administered in 11-week modules, with a short break between each module. Students usually work fulltime and attend class on Monday and Tuesday nights.

Core PMBA Courses — Students must take ALL of the following:

33

BADM 7020

Managerial Statistics

3

BADM 7030

Understanding Financial Information

3

BADM 7050

Information Systems

3

BADM 7060

Elements of Cost Management

3

BADM 7070

Understanding Behavior in Organizations

3

> 3.0 undergraduate GPA from a four-year accredited university.

BADM 7090

Financial Management

3

> GMAT waivers are available.

BADM 7100

Marketing Administration

3

Fundamentals

BADM 7120

Operations Management

3

> Earn an MBA in 22 months. > International trip options are

BADM 7140

Legal Environment of Business

3

available for elective credit.

BADM 7190

Managing Sources of Competitive Advantage

3

> Develop a network of highperforming colleagues from top companies.

BADM 7200

Economic Environment of the Firm

3

Requirements > Three or more years of professional work experience.

PMBA Business Electives — Students must take three electives

9

BADM 7160

Negotiation, Persuasion, and Influence

3

BADM 7170

Understanding International Management Challenges

6

BADM 7270

New Developments in Business Administration

3

BADM 7270

Project Management

3

BADM 7600

Consulting Field Project

3

Total Credit Hours

42


Executive Track Curriculum Curriculum is administered in 10-week modules, with a short break between each module. Students usually work full-time and have class two weekends a month, one weekend on campus and one online.

Core EMBA Courses — Students must take ALL of the following:

42

BADM 7020

Managerial Statistics

3

BADM 7030

Understanding Financial Information

3

BADM 7050

Information Systems

3

Requirements

BADM 7060

Elements of Cost Management

3

> Eight or more years of professional

BADM 7070

Understanding Behavior in Organizations

3

BADM 7090

Financial Management

3

BADM 7100

Marketing Administration

3

BADM 7120

Operations Management

3

BADM 7140

Legal Environment of Business

3

work experience.

> 3.0 undergraduate GPA from a four-year accredited university.

> GMAT waivers are available.

Fundamentals > Earn an MBA in 17 months. > Two, one-week international study

BADM 7190

Managing Sources of Competitive Advantage

3

trips to enhance team building and global engagement.

BADM 7200

Economic Environment of the Firm

3

> Improve management, organization, and leadership skills.

BADM 7160

Negotiation, Persuasion, and Influence

3

BADM 7170

Understanding International Management Challenges

3

BADM 7460

Entrepreneurship

3

Total Credit Hours

42


Online Track Curriculum Curriculum is administered in seven-week modules where students take one course per module; although students do have the option to take two courses per module. Online students usually work full-time and complete coursework from home on their own schedule.

Core Online MBA Courses — Students must take ALL of the following:

33

BADM 7020

Managerial Statistics

3

BADM 7030

Understanding Financial Information

3

BADM 7050

Information Systems

3

BADM 7060

Elements of Cost Management

3

BADM 7070

Understanding Behavior in Organizations

3

BADM 7090

Financial Management

3

> 3.0 undergraduate GPA from a fouryear accredited university.

BADM 7100

Marketing Administration

3

> GMAT waivers are available.

BADM 7120

Operations Management

3

Fundamentals

BADM 7140

Legal Environment of Business

3

> No residency requirement.

BADM 7190

Managing Sources of Competitive Advantage

3

> Earn an MBA in as little as 18 months. > International trip options are available

BADM 7200

Economic Environment of the Firm

3

Requirements > Three or more years of professional work experience.

for elective credit.

OMBA Business Electives — Students must take three electives

9

> Improve on leadership, management, and critical analysis skills.

BADM 7160

Negotiation, Persuasion, and Influence

3

BADM 7170

Understanding International Management Challenges

3

BADM 7270

New Developments in Business Administration — Supply Chain Management

3

BADM 7270

Leadership Essentials

3

BADM 7900

Human Resource Management

3

BADM 7900

Project Management

3

Total Credit Hours

42


Apply to the LSU Flores MBA Program Visit mba.lsu.edu for detailed information on applying to the LSU Flores MBA Program.

Application Deadlines All campus-based programs accept students every fall semester.

Full-time track: Round 1: December 5 Round 2: February 6 Round 3: April 3 Final deadline: May 15

Professional and Executive tracks: A late fee is required for all applications received after May 15 for the upcoming fall semester per the LSU Graduate School deadline. The LSU Flores MBA Program will accept applications through mid-July.

Online Track: The online track has six start dates a year, and the application deadline is four weeks before the desired start date. Start dates are available at lsuonline.lsu.edu.

Application Components

> Official transcript of all previous college or university work > $50 application fee ($70 for international students) > Official GMAT or GRE score or test waiver > Completed immunization form > Two letters of recommendation > Financial statement (international students only) > TOEFL scores (international students only) > Professional résumé > Personal statement > On-campus interview (full-time students) Contact Information mba.lsu.edu Phone: 225-578-8867

LSU Flores MBA Program

@LSUFloresMBA

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LSU Flores MBA Program Brochure 2018  

An official publication of the LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business.

LSU Flores MBA Program Brochure 2018  

An official publication of the LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business.