- The 48 credit hour program consists of 11 courses, written and oral comprehensive exams, and a dissertation.
- Written and oral comprehensives examine the student's mastery of the management literature.
- Under the guidance of a dissertation chair, students undertake and conduct a dissertation that represents an original contribution to the field of management.
- Admission is selective and based on a number of criteria including personal interviews, letters of recommendation, performance on the GMAT, writing samples, prior work experience and career goals. Candidates must have a master's degree. If the master's degree is in an area other than business, additional coursework may be necessary.
Upcoming Course Schedules
Classes are held Monday-Thursday, 6-9 p.m. on the main campus.
Spring 2016 (pdf)
Summer 2016 (pdf)
Fall 2016 (pdf)
Questions about the schedule? Want to sit in on a class? Call the Program Coordinator at 563-333-6266 or email BennettDeborahK@sau.edu.