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Class Schedule For Masters Business Admin - Fall2018

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MBA 201 - Accounting (2 Units)

Concepts and models of financial accounting are introduced. Included are the analysis, interpretation and reporting of financial events.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
50 book for MBA 201 Section 50 87023 SNS Seminar 40/29 WEBONLINE - Liu,Caixing FL
** Meets 08/06/2018 to 10/05/2018 **

MBA 202 - Business Communication (2 Units)

Stresses fundamental communication principles and techniques for effective business writing in diverse managerial situations. Participants complete a variety of writing activities, including responding to management communication cases and evaluating written communications using holistic and analytic tools. Within this context, participants are provided an opportunity to achieve an understanding of syntactical and grammatical patterns while improving analytical and logical business writing skills.

Note: This requirement will be waived for students who achieve a score of 4.5 or higher on the Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) exam. Graduate Writing Intensive (GWI) course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
50 book for MBA 202 Section 50 87024 SNS Seminar 40/18 WEBONLINE - Fuller,Ryan P GWI,OL
** Meets 10/08/2018 to 12/07/2018 **

MBA 203 - Legal Envir Of Management (2 Units)

Intensive study of important aspects of law for managers, including law as an instrument of social and political control. Analyzes selected problems in areas of private law such as contract, tort, business organizations, and agency. In addition, selected issues of administrative law and government regulation of business will be investigated.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
50 book for MBA 203 Section 50 87026 SNS Seminar 40/29 WEBONLINE - Biegler,Robert P. OL
** Meets 08/06/2018 to 10/05/2018 **

MBA 206 - Managerial Stat Analysis (2 Units)

Computer-based course in data analysis. Business case studies are used to differentiate between common and specific sources of statistical variation and to construct statistical models such as multiple regression, times series, and statistical quality control. Emphasis is placed on intuitive statistical thinking and communication of results.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
50 book for MBA 206 Section 50 87031 SNS Seminar 40/15 S TAH1009 0830AM-1200PM Thakur,Sudhir K
** Meets 10/06/2018 to 12/08/2018 **

MBA 210 - Managerial Accounting (3 Units)

Management accounting data characteristics and application to internal decisions made by managers. Topics cover management accounting as a tool of business management. Topics generally include product costing, managers' use of accounting data in specific decision frameworks, performance evaluation, and relevant versus strategic analysis. Class participation is encouraged.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 210 Section 01 81458 1 Seminar 40/0 R TAH1003 0600PM-0850PM Pforsich,Hugh D HY
01 book for MBA 210 Section 01 81458 1 Seminar 40/0 WEBONLINE - Pforsich,Hugh D HY

MBA 220 - Financial Management (3 Units)

Financing of corporations and management of corporate resources, short-term and long-term, stressing maximizing shareholder wealth. The case method is used extensively. Both oral and written communication skills are stressed.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 220 Section 01 81459 1 Seminar 40/0 W TAH1003 0600PM-0850PM Jouganatos,George A

MBA 221 - Financial Markets (3 Units)

Behavior of equity, debt, currency, and derivatives markets and the linkages between these markets. Presents the principles of valuations of instruments traded in these markets and the use of these instruments to investors, speculators, hedgers and arbitrageurs.

Prerequisite: MBA 220 or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 221 Section 01 81513 1 Seminar 40/18 M TAH1004 0600PM-0850PM Zakaria,Bashar A

MBA 225 - Fincl Aspct Hlth Care Adm (3 Units)

Financing in health care institutions will be studied; including planning and control features involving budgets, funds flow, funding sources, and factors affecting finance in the health care industry. Analyzes will be made of the relationships and effects on health care finance of such factors as labor, business, government, insurance, research, and demography.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 225 Section 01 81562 1 Seminar 32/8 T TAH1027 0600PM-0850PM Sousa,Noel G

MBA 230 - Behav Sci Applicatn Mgmt (3 Units)

Behavioral science theories, concepts, and practices in current use in private and public organizations. Critical evaluation of research supporting those practices.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 230 Section 01 81460 1 Seminar 40/1 W TAH1004 0600PM-0850PM Shao,Tyra Ping

MBA 235 - Management Of Innovation (3 Units)

Synthesis of specialized problems relating to the acquisition, introduction, and utilization of innovations and technological advances by managers in business, industry, government, profit or nonprofit organizations. Current research, thinking methodology dealing with the economics and social impact, sources, barriers, and transfer mechanisms of innovations and technological advances will be investigated.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 235 Section 01 81563 1 Seminar 40/16 R TAH1026 0600PM-0850PM Ferrari,Philip

MBA 240 - Marketing Management (3 Units)

Marketing policy for channels of distribution, pricing brands, advertising, and sales as interrelated at the executive level. Designed to develop capacity for sound decision making by marketing managers.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 240 Section 01 81490 1 Seminar 40/5 T TAH1004 0600PM-0850PM Baldus,Brian J S,Y

MBA 260 - Mgmt of Tech Enterprises (3 Units)

Use of information technology (IT) as management resource. Focus is on management decision-making related to telecommunications, data-bases, system development, and decision support systems. Use of technology to reengineer the business organization.

Prerequisite: Classified graduate status.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 260 Section 01 81489 1 Seminar 40/7 M TAH1003 0600PM-0850PM Choi,Beom-Jin

MBA 263 - Project & Outsourcing Mgmt (3 Units)

Cover the knowledge, skills, and principles required to organize, plan, and control projects and outsourcing activities. Topics include a review of project characteristics and risks, development executive objectives, organization structure and interfaces, information management, and control techniques.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 263 Section 01 86237 1 Seminar 40/3 T TAH1003 0600PM-0850PM Daly,Deanna K S,Y

MBA 264 - Business Intelligence (3 Units)

Cover the processes, methodologies, infrastructure, framework, and current practices used to transform business data into useful information and knowledge for IT-enabled managerial decision support and performance improvement. Data-orientated techniques for corporate performance management and decision making, as well as methodologies for business process improvement, are emphasized. Foundation knowledge in data storage and retrieval, logical data models for database management systems and data warehouses, and security-related issues are discussed.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 264 Section 01 81564 1 Seminar 30/9 W TAH1009 0600PM-0850PM Fechner,Marc P

MBA 271 - Integrated ENTR Mgmt (3 Units)

Explore multi-dimensions of entrepreneurship including the entrepreneurial initiatives in a corporate context. As a nascent entrepreneur, students are to evaluate new venture opportunities and to understand the entire process of a new venture creation. In corporate settings, students are to understand the innovation and change management of established firms to accomplish their sustainable competitive advantages.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 271 Section 01 81552 1 Seminar 40/23 T TAH1026 0600PM-0850PM Bach,Seung B

MBA 280 - Value Chain Integration (3 Units)

Study the current state of enterprise value chains from an operation management perspective. Discuss contemporary issues regarding supply and operations management of organizations including profit and nonprofit, service and manufacturing organizations. Integrative topics will be selected among issues affecting an organization's value chain at operational, strategic, and economic levels.

Prerequisite: classified or conditionally classified graduate student in the College of Bus Admin

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 280 Section 01 81461 1 Seminar 40/6 R ARC1013 0600PM-0850PM Li,Yang

MBA 295A - Internship In Finance (3 Units)

Supervised work experience in business, governmental service, or agencies for the purpose of increasing and enhancing student understanding of the nature and scope of the organization's operations. Supervision is provided by the faculty and the cooperating agencies.

Note: Open to second year MBA and MSBA/MIS students. Petitions are obtained from Tahoe Hall 2065.

Prerequisite: Classified graduate status; minimum Sacramento State GPA of 3.0 required.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 295A Section 01 Zero Cost Book 81613 1 Thesis Research 5/4 - Varshney,Sanjay ZCCM

MBA 295B - Internship In Marketing (3 Units)

Supervised work experience in business, governmental service, or agencies for the purpose of increasing and enhancing student understanding of the nature and scope of the organization's operations. Supervision is provided by the faculty and the cooperating agencies.

Note: Open to second year MBA and MSBA/MIS students. Petitions are obtained from Tahoe Hall 2065.

Prerequisite: Classified graduate status; minimum Sacramento State GPA of 3.0 required.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 295B Section 01 86762 1 Thesis Research 5/4 - Li,Min
02 book for MBA 295B Section 02 86763 1 Thesis Research 5/4 - Baldus,Brian J

MBA 295C - Internship Operation Mgmt (3 Units)

Supervised work experience in business, governmental service, or agencies for the purpose of increasing and enhancing student understanding of the nature and scope of the organization's operations. Supervision is provided by the faculty and the cooperating agencies.

Note: Open to second year MBA and MSBA/MIS students. Petitions are obtained from Tahoe Hall 2065.

Prerequisite: Classified graduate status; minimum Sacramento State GPA of 3.0 required.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 295C Section 01 86804 1 Thesis Research 5/4 - Li,Min

MBA 299A - Special Probl In Finance (1-3 Units)

Individual projects or directed reading for students qualified to carry on independent work.

Note: Admission requires approval of faculty member supervising work in addition to the approval of the Associate Dean for Graduate and External Programs. Petitions are obtained from Tahoe Hall 1035.

Prerequisite: Classified graduate status.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
03 book for MBA 299A Section 03 87401 1 Thesis Research 5/3 - Vygodina,Anna V

MBA 299B - Spec Probl In Marketing (1-3 Units)

Individual projects or directed reading for students qualified to carry on independent work.

Note: Admission requires approval of faculty member supervising work in addition to the approval of the Associate Dean for Graduate and External Programs. Petitions are obtained from Tahoe Hall 1035.

Prerequisite: Classified graduate status.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 299B Section 01 86803 1 Thesis Research 5/4 - Catlin,Jesse R

MBA 500B - Project (1-3 Units)

Completion of a project approved for the Master's degree.

Prerequisite: Advanced to candidacy; completion of MBA 244.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for MBA 500B Section 01 86987 1 Thesis Research 5/4 - Bach,Seung B

MBA 501 - Cul Exp Proj in BUS & Strategy (3 Units)

Each student conducts an individual project to fulfill the culminating experience graduation requirement of the MBA program as required in Title V of the CA educational Code. The course also covers the competitive strategy of a firm, investigates competitive position, strategic capabilities, inter-firm dynamics, and strategic levers of firms. It integrates the accumulative knowledge, skills and techniques delivered in the program to review the strategy process executives employ for effective decision making.

Note: May be repeated for credit.

Prerequisite: Advanced to candidacy

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
1 book for MBA 501 Section 1 81655 1 Seminar 40/25 M TAH1026 0600PM-0850PM Lee,Jai Joon

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Class Attribute Codes

FL - Fully Online (no In-Person Meetings Incl. Finals)

GWI - Graduate Writing Intensive Requirement (GWI)

HY - Hybrid (OnLine & In-Person Meetings)

OL - Online

S - Service Learning Course S4

Y - Teacher Credential Program Course

ZCCM - Zero Cost Course Materials

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/27/2018 to 12/07/2018)

SNS - Self Support Nonstandard Dates (08/27/2018 to 12/31/2018)