Business Administration, MBA—Online Program

The Northeastern University Online MBA (OMBA) is a fully online program with no campus residency requirements. Students may enter the program at one of nine start dates per academic year. By adhering to a schedule established at the semester of entry, the program may be completed in as little as two years. Students in the OMBA are classified as part-time and participate in one course at a time, completing core courses in the first year and capstone and elective courses in the second year.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Required Course Work

Accounting
ACCT 6272Financial Statement Preparation and Analysis2.25
ACCT 6273Identifying Strategic Implications in Accounting Data2.25
Management
HRMG 6200Managing People and Organizations3
INTB 6200Managing the Global Enterprise3
MGSC 6204Managing Information Resources1.5
MGSC 6206Management of Service and Manufacturing Operations3
MGMT 6213Managing Ethics in the Workplace and Marketplace2
Marketing
MKTG 6200Creating and Sustaining Customer Markets3
MECN 6200Global Competition and Market Dominance3
Analysis
FINA 6200Value Creation through Financial Decision Making3
MGSC 6200Information Analysis3
STRT 6200Strategic Decision Making in a Changing Environment3
Entrepreneurship
ENTR 6200Enterprise Growth and Innovation3
Electives
Choose 15 semester hours from the following: 15
Note: Students may opt to take one or more concentration options in lieu of elective course work.
ENTR, FINA, HRMG, INTB, MECN, MKTG, MGMT, MGSC, SCHM, STRT

Concentrations Options

Concentration in Finance

Choose 9 semester hours from the following:9
Investment Analysis
International Finance Management
Financial Strategy
Investment Banking
Mergers and Acquisitions
Business Turnarounds
Valuation and Value Creation
Healthcare Finance
Entrepreneurial Finance for High Tech Companies
Sustainability and the Economics of Markets

Concentration in Healthcare Management

Choose 9 semester hours from the following:9
Healthcare Finance
Introduction to Health Informatics and Health Information Systems
Healthcare Industry
Strategic Decision Making for Healthcare Professionals

Concentration in High-Technology Management

Choose 9 semester hours from the following:9
Entrepreneurial Finance for High Tech Companies
Virtual, Vicious Teams: Building and Leading High-Performance Teams
Business Law, Corporate Governance, and Intellectual Property Strategies

Concentration in Innovation Entrepreneurship

Choose 9 semester hours from the following:9
Managing Operations in Early Stage Ventures
Entrepreneurship: Services and Retail Business Creation
Business Planning for New Ventures
Global Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Entrepreneurial Finance for High Tech Companies
New Product Development

Concentration in International Management

Choose 9 semester hours from the following:9
Global Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Cultural Aspects of International Business
Creating Sustainable Competitive Advantage through Global Innovation
International Finance Management
International Marketing
Global Supply Chain Strategy

Concentration in Marketing

Choose 9 semester hours from the following:9
Marketing Research
International Marketing
New Product Development
Market Focused Strategy
Marketing in Service Sector
Digital Marketing
Brand and Advertising Management

Concentration in Sustainability

Choose 9 semester hours from the following:9
Sustainability and the Economics of Markets
Sustainability and Leadership
Sustainability and the Business Environment
Sustainability and Supply Chain Management

Concentration in Operations and Supply Chain Management

Choose 9 semester hours from the following:9
Supply Chain Management
Logistics and Transportation Management
Global Supply Chain Strategy
Growing and Protecting Business Value through the Supply Chain
Sustainability and Supply Chain Management

GPA Requirement

Semester Hours Completed Minimum GPA Required
6–11 2.500
12–23 2.990
24 or more 3.000

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

50 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required