Walsh Catalog 2021-2022

Walsh

International TECH, Master of Business Administration (MBAITECH)

Progam Overview

A rigorous International Tech MBA program that will arm you with the skills, expertise, and confidence you need for your success. The program, in partnership with the International School of Engineering (INSOFE), is a great blend of academic theory with practical application.

The MBAITECH program consists of 17-18 classes for 39-42 credits. The MBAITECH degree requires a minimum of 24 semester credit hours in residence at Walsh.

 

Program Requirements

Online Course Orientation
The free and no credit Moodle orientation (MDL*001*R1) is mandatory for all students. MDL*001*R1 must be taken prior to the start of the first course.

MBAITECH Foundation Course

MGT 502FOUNDATIONS FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS

3

MBAITECH Core Courses

ACC 510FINANCIAL AND MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING

3

FIN 500PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE

3

MGT 600ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR AND LEADERSHIP

3

MGT 601DESIGN THINKING

3

MKT 550MARKETING FUNDAMENTALS

3

MBAITECH Technology Core

IDS 500FOUNDATIONS OF PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS FOR DATA SCIENCE

2

IDS 503THE ART AND SCIENCE OF STORYTELLING WITH DATA VISUALIZATIONS

1

IDS 514OPERATIONS RESEARCH

1

IDS 517ADVANCED ANALYTICAL TOOLS FOR BUSINESS MANAGERS

1

IDS 518STATISTICAL MODELING FOR BUSINESS MANAGERS

2

IDS 519ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR AI TRANSLATORS

1

IDS 520DISRUPTIVE DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES AND THEIR REAL-WORLD APPLICATIONS

2

IDS 521AI, ML & SOCIAL MINING FOR BUSINESS MANAGERS

3

Choose 1 course from the following:

IDS 522DIRECTED INDEPENDENT STUDY AND RESEARCH

2

IDS 523FUTURE OF WORK, WORKPLACE, AND WORKFORCE

2

MBAITECH Internships

IDS 588INTERNSHIP I

3

IDS 589INTERNSHIP II

3

MBAITECH Program Capstone

MGT 685STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT OF THE ENTERPRISE

3

MBAITECH Additional Electives (if needed)

Courses can be selected from any 500-600 level course not already required within the program.

*ACBSP requires new programs to be in place for two years and have graduates from the program to be eligible for accreditation review.

Graduation Requirements

Students must complete the prescribed requirements to graduate with a master’s degree from Walsh:

  • Complete the program of study within a period of 60 calendar months (five years) from the initial date of course enrollment (as designated by the first semester attended on the student’s Walsh transcript). Extensions to this time requirement will only be granted upon review of the request by the chief academic officer or designee.
  • Students are limited to no more than 6 semester credit hours of courses in directed study, practicum and/or internships.
  • Earn a minimum 39 graduate semester credit hours, which may include up to a maximum of 15 semester credit hours of advanced standing, therefore requiring 24 semester credit hours in residence in the MBAITECH program.
  • Earn a grade of “C” (2.000) or better in each course counted toward graduation.
  • Achieve a cumulative grade point average of “B” (3.000) or better within the degree requirements at Walsh.
  • Students preparing for graduation must file an official Application for Graduation Form with the Records and Registration office. Students can make an appointment with an academic advisor to review graduation requirements.
  • Students can view their degree completion progress any time by logging into Self-Service for Students through the portal and clicking on “My Progress.”