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MBA Program Information Session The ODU MBA AACSB International Accreditation 448 accredited internationally at both undergrad and graduate or graduate only Flexibility Evenings/day Saturday Three semesters per year Five locations*

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the odu mba
The ODU MBA
  • AACSB International Accreditation
    • 448 accredited internationally at both undergrad and graduate or graduate only
  • Flexibility
    • Evenings/day
    • Saturday
    • Three semesters per year
    • Five locations*
  • Small class size creates a cooperative learning environment
  • Student service-oriented

* Not all electives can be completed at all locations

the odu mba3
The ODU MBA
  • A 48 Credit program
  • Nine Core courses:
    • Accounting, Statistics, Managerial Econ, Finance, Organizational Mgt, Marketing, Macro Economics, IT, Operations Management
  • Required Capstone class:
    • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Five electives – four in concentration / one international (includes study abroad or internship)
  • Choice of three 1-hour modules
career concentrations
Career Concentrations
  • Business & Economic Forecasting
  • Financial Analysis & Valuation
  • Information Technology & Enterprise Integration
  • International Business
  • Maritime & Port Management
  • Public Administration
  • Or design a personalized program of study that meets your career needs by taking a variety of electives from all subject areas
developing managerial effectiveness
Developing Managerial Effectiveness

1 credit Modules: (pass / fail)

  • Business in Global Cultures
  • Negotiation
  • Issues in International Business
  • Venture Capital
  • Creative Thinking in Business Decisions
  • Six Sigma
  • Grant Writing
  • Effective Business Writing
  • Business Plan Development
  • Essential Business Communication Skills
  • Employment Law
  • Leadership in Organizations
  • Business Ethics
making connections
Making Connections
  • MBA Student Association (students and alumni)
    • Annual dinner speakers:
      • Macon Brock: Dollar Tree
      • Bruce Bradley: Landmark Communications
  • Propeller Club
  • Economics Club
  • Landmark Speaker Series
  • Alumni at leading firms
    • Bruce Bradley: Pres. Landmark Communications
    • John Sanderson: Pres./CEO Siemens Automotive
work family school
Work + Family + School
  • Full-time students
    • Three to four classes/week
    • 18 months – 2 years to graduation
  • Part-time students
    • Two classes, usually meet 1X/week for 3 hours
    • 2.5 – 3 years to graduation
knowledge counts
Knowledge Counts
  • Waiver policy
    • core classes are waived for students who either majored in or completed 9-12 specific credit hours in:

Accounting, Economics, Finance,

Marketing, Management, Statistics,

Information Technology, Operations

Management

Or Knowledge-based Exams –

    • Offered before each semester
marketability
Marketability

MBA Career Management

  • Services available for full-time & part-time students & alumni
  • Seminars & individual coaching on resume development, interviewing, negotiation, & networking
  • Access to internship & full-time job opportunities
the odu mba10
The ODU MBA
  • 2007 MBA statistics:
  • Total enrolled – 358 (all locations)
  • Total Applicants – 235
    • Admitted – 166
    • Enrolled – 114
  • Average age – 28
  • Average years of work experience – 6.7
  • Average GPA – 3.25
  • Average GMAT – 545
  • Male – 52%; Female – 48%
  • Minority Enrolled – 13%
  • International Enrolled – 18%
  • Active Military – 6%
application checklist
Application Checklist
  • Paper or online application
    • Essay
    • Resume
    • $40 application fee*
    • VA Residency form if applicable
    • One semester of calculus
  • ALL Official transcripts
  • GMAT score (must be taken within last 5 years)
    • www.mba.com
    • Preparation is essential
    • *Waived for ODU alums, must do paper application
checklist continued
Checklist Continued
  • 1 recommendation (letter or form) from a professor or supervisor
  • TOEFL if applicable
  • Submit application materials to the MBA Program Office (1026 Constant Hall)

* Students possessing a visa must apply through the International Admissions Office

financial aid
Financial Aid
  • Graduate Assistantships (merit based)
  • Company sponsorship
  • Loans: Federal & Private (www.mba.com)
  • External funding sources:
    • Civic groups
    • NSHMBA, NBMBAA
    • Professional organizations (NSPE)
  • www.finaid.org/loans
  • www.collegeboard.com
  • www.collegescholarships.com
  • www.fastweb.com
  • www.finaid.org
  • www.iefa.org
  • www.scholarshiphelp.org
contact us
Contact Us

ODU MBA Admissions:1026 Constant Hall, Norfolk, VA 23529www.odu-mba.orgmbainfo@odu.edu757-683-3585