Feb 01, 2023  
Graduate Catalog 2021-2022 
Graduate Catalog 2021-2022 Archived Catalog

Business Administration with Leadership Concentration, M.B.A. (36 hours)

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The M.B.A. Program combines functional training in essential business skills with training in leadership, ethics, and global business. The M.B.A. with a concentration in Leadership combines functional training with training that develops and equips students to lead with excellence using biblically based models. Students learn how organizations work, how to become experts in management and communication processes in public or private organizations, and how to provide leadership using ethical business practices. 

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon graduation, JBU’s graduate students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate redemptive behavior by integrating global, ethical and moral practices from a Christian worldview. (Ethics and Christian Worldview)
  • Use leadership tools needed to build effective organizations in culturally diverse and global contexts. (Global Leadership)
  • Demonstrate advanced business/organizational skills and knowledge necessary for professional growth and success. (Business/Organizational Skills and Knowledge)
  • Analyze complex situations, identify relevant issues, apply appropriate concepts and skills, develop conclusions and implement effective actions. (Critical Thinking and Communication)
  • Design and implement business research that yields actionable insights. (Information Literacy and Research)

Requirements for the Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree with concentration in Leadership

MBA Core Requirements - 24 hours

Leadership Concentration - 12 hours

Selected Topics

Student must take three selected topics courses each worth one hour of credit. Exact topics to be determined.


One of the following:

Minimum Semester Hours - 36

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