Davis College of Business at Jacksonville University

Curriculum

Joint MBA Programs




AACSBAACSB Accreditation

Master of Business Administration (MBA) & Juris Doctor (JD)

The MBA component of the JD/MBA consists of 35-43 credits with maximum nine (9) credits transferred in from Florida Coastal School of Law (FCSL).  The JD component of the JD/MBA consists of 90 credits with nine (9) credits transferred in from the Davis College of Business.  For more details on FCSL please click here.


MBA Foundation Courses

These courses are designed for candidates who do not have a bachelor’s degree in business or who lack basic knowledge in the following disciplines:

​Course Codes          Course Titles Course Credit
​ACCT 500       Essentials of Accounting                                                                                                          2
​DSIM 500 Essentials of Quantitative Methods 2
​ECON 500 Essentials of Economics 2
​FIN 500 Essentials of Finance 2
Total: ​8

MBA Core Courses

The following courses are required for all MBA students:

Course Codes        ​ Course Titles Course Credit
​ACCT 522 Accounting for Managerial Control 3
​DSIM 518 Competing Through Innovation & Information Technology                                                3
​DSIM 530 Analytical Methods for Decision-Making 2
​DSIM 570 Optimizing Operations Management 2
​ECON 520 Economics of High Performance 3
​FIN 534 Optimizing Financial Performance 3
​INB 555 Competing in the Global Economy (Transfer credit from FCSL) 3
​MGT 550 Leading Organizations 2
​MGT 553 Global Corporate Strategy I 2
​MGT 554 Global Corporate Strategy II 2
​MGT 600 Leadership Development Portfolio 1
​MKG 540 Strategic Marketing in a Digital Economy 3
​ Total: 2

Additional Courses Required for a General MBA

Course Codes Course Titles Course Credit
MGT 566   ​ The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business (Transfer credit from FCSL) 3
​Additional Elective  (Transfer credit from FCSL)                                                                                                      3
Total: ​6




Master of Business Administration (MBA) & Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)​

The MBA component of the MSN/MBA consists of 37 credit hours.  The MSN component consists of 18 credit hours.  For more details please click here​.


MSN Nursing Courses

​Course Codes        ​ Course Titles Course Credit
NUR 510 Nursing Theory & Research I
3
​NUR 512 Organization, Delivery, and Policy in Healthcare                                               3
​NUR 514 Nursing Leadership and Advanced Roles​ 3
​NUR 516 Information Systems & Technology for Improved Healthcare 3
​NUR 520 Nursing Research & Theory II
3
​NUR 551 Advanced Role Practicum 3
NUR 560 Research based Project (if needed) 0
Total: 18

MBA Business Courses
Course Codes        ​ ​Course Titles Course Credit
​ACCT 500 Essentials of Accounting​ 2
​DSIM 500 Essentials of Quantitative Methods 2
ECON 500 Essentials of Economics 2
FIN 500 Essential of Finance 2
​ACCT 522 Accounting for Managerial Control 3
​DSIM 530 Analytical Methods for Decision-Making 2
​DSIM 570 Optimizing Operations Management 2
​ECON 520 Economics of High Performance 3
​FIN 534 Optimizing Financial Performance 3
​INB 555 Competing in the Global Economy 3
​MGT 553 Global Corporate Strategy I 2
​MGT 554 Global Corporate Strategy II 2
​MGT 566 Legal & Ethical Environment of Business ​3
​MGT 610 Strategic Human Resource Management
3
​MKG 540 Strategic Marketing in a Digital Economy 3
​ Total: 37




Master of Business Administration (MBA) & Master of Public Policy (MPP)

The MBA component of the MPP/MBA consists of 35 credit hours with seven (7) credits transferred in from the MPP curriculum.  The MPP component of the MPP/MBA consists of 39 credit hours with seven (7) credits transferred in from the MBA curriculum.  For more details please click here.


MBA Foundation Courses

These courses are designed for candidates who do not have a bachelor’s degree in business or who lack basic knowledge in the following disciplines:

​Course Codes          Course Titles Course Credit
​ACCT 500       Essentials of Accounting                                                                                                          2
​DSIM 500 Essentials of Quantitative Methods 2
​ECON 500 Essentials of Economics 2
​FIN 500 Essentials of Finance 2
Total: ​8

MBA Core Courses

The following courses are required for all MBA students:

Course Codes        ​ Course Titles Course Credit
​ACCT 522 Accounting for Managerial Control 3
​DSIM 518 Competing Through Innovation & Information Technology                                                3
​DSIM 570 Optimizing Operations Management 2
​ECON 520 Economics of High Performance 3
​FIN 534 Optimizing Financial Performance 3
​INB 555 Competing in the Global Economy 3
​MGT 553 Global Corporate Strategy I 2
​MGT 554 Global Corporate Strategy II 2
​MGT 566 Legal & Ethical Environment of Business ​3
​MGT 600 Leadership Development Portfolio 1
​MKG 540 Strategic Marketing in a Digital Economy 3
​ Total: 28

MPP Courses

Course Codes        ​ Course Titles Course Credit
PPOL 501 Microeconomics for Public Policy
3
PPOL 502 Public Finance                                                3
PPOL 511
Political Institutions, Procedures and Public Policy
3
PPOL 512 Ethics and Public Policy
3
PPOL 513 Law and Public Policy
3
PPOL 521 Stats & Research Method Public Policy 3
PPOL 541  Public Policy Analysis
3
PPOL 590 JU PPI Internship
2
PPOL 695 Client Policy Project I ​3
PPOL 696 Client Policy Project II
3
PPOL LAWB Law School Policy or Business course
3
​ Total: 32

MBA/MPP Courses

Course Codes        ​ Course Titles Course Credit
DSIM/PPOL 530 Analytical Decision Making
2
MGT/PPOL 550 Leading Organization                                                2
MBA/PPOL
Management Course 610, 620 or 630
3

Total: 7
 

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Additional details about the Joint Programs are available from the Graduate Business Programs Office located in the Davis College of Business, room 209. To request information, contact (904) 256-7426 or  MBA@ju.edu.