Business Administration M.B.A. (The Georgia WebMBA)

Degree Requirements: 30 Credit Hours

The online Georgia WebMBA® curriculum consists of 10 courses completed two courses each term for five consecutive terms. A preprogram orientation is also required. No electives are required. Convenient and affordable, the WebMBA® provides quality instruction in a Web-based virtual setting. The program is administered through a consortium of six University System of Georgia institutions comprising the Georgia WebMBA.

Admission Requirements

Admission occurs only for fall and spring semesters.

  1. Complete the Graduate Admission Application Form at http://cogs.georgiasouthern.edu/.
  2. A $50.00 application fee is required.
  3. Send an official transcript from all colleges and universities attended to:
    Georgia Southern University
    College of Graduate Studies
    Admissions Office
    P.O. Box 8113
    Statesboro, GA 30460-8113
    (912) 478-0587
  4. Official GMAT score. Our school code is 5253. For more information about the GMAT, go to http://www.gmac.com and/or http://www.mba.com/mba/ Applicants can request a waiver of the GMAT requirement based on outstanding prior academic performance and/or professional experience.
  5. Send your résumé.
  6. TOEFL or IELTS score (international students only).

Admission to the WebMBA Program is competitive and decisions are made on a rolling-basis. This means that application packets are reviewed when they are complete and decisions are made shortly thereafter. Seats are filled as decisions are made, so candidates are encouraged to complete their applications as soon as possible.

The Program looks at a variety of criteria that measure the candidate's potential for being a successful graduate student and business leader. Factors used in determining admission include:

  • Past academic performance
  • Current official GMAT score
  • Professional work experience

Prerequisite Requirements Showing Undergraduate Equivalents

A prospective candidate must present evidence of satisfactory completion (a minimum grade of “C”) of the following undergraduate equivalent course content in Business Administration or take the graduate prerequisites or undergraduate equivalents before enrolling in 7000 level coursework. The prerequisite requirements may also be completed by successfully completing online course content modules. Modules information is available on request from the Office of Graduate Programs.

Graduate Prerequisite Requirements

Credit Hours
Graduate Prerequisite Requirements
Business Statistics (3)
Georgia Southern equivalent is:
Business Statistics
Microeconomics (3)
Georgia Southern equivalent is:
Principles of Microeconomics
Financial Accounting (3)
Georgia Southern equivalent is:
Financial Accounting
Corporate Finance (3)
Georgia Southern equivalent is:
Principles of Corporate Finance

Requirements

Credit Hours
WebMBA® Requirements
WMBA   6000Human Behavior in Organizations 3
WMBA   6010Managerial Accounting 3
WMBA   6030Global and International Business 3
WMBA   6040Managerial Decision Analysis 3
WMBA   6050Strategic Marketing 3
WMBA   6060Managerial Finance 3
WMBA   6070Entrepreneurship-New Venture Analysis 3
WMBA   6080Management Information Systems 3
WMBA   6100Operations and Supply Chain Management3
WMBA   6110Business Strategy 3
Total Credit Hours30

Advisement

College of Business 
Office of Graduate Programs
P.O. Box 8050 Statesboro, GA 30460
Phone: (912) 478-5767, or
FAX (912) 478-7480
Email: mba@georgiasouthern.edu