Rowan University College of Business


About the College of Business

Rowan University's business programs are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). To achieve this prestigious accreditation, the business program successfully demonstrated a wide range of quality standards relating to curriculum, faculty resources, admissions, degree requirements, facilities, financial resources, and intellectual climate.

Rowan's Business Program provides a general, well-rounded education in business administration and emphasizes the development of set skills such as communication, computing, and teamwork. Graduates receive the bachelor of science degree in business administration or accounting. Rowan offers the masters of business administration (MBA) through the graduate program.

The business programs have three key components: general education, business administration core curriculum, and an in-depth specialization.

Mission Statement

The Rohrer College of Business of Rowan University empowers its students to compete and succeed responsibly in their careers.

  • The Rohrer College of Business Faculty makes quality teaching, supported by relevant scholarship, their highest priority.
  • Rowan University's undergraduate business programs are grounded in liberal arts, focus on excellent business practices, and offer students opportunities for experienced-based learning.
  • Rowan University's graduate business programs provide contemporary graduate business education to professionals of diverse fields and academic backgrounds and accentuate knowledge and skills required for career advancement.
  • In partnership with the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the Rohrer College of Business promotes entrepreneurship throughout the University and in the regional community.

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Master of Business Administration

Campus Full time September 2018 USA Glassboro

The MBA is the preferred professional degree for careers in business and industry, government agencies or non-profit institutions. [+]

The MBA is the preferred professional degree for careers in business and industry, government agencies or non-profit institutions. It combines the rigorous study of business disciplines with an experiential orientation and is especially suited for working professionals. Prospective students without the required undergraduate foundation courses may enroll as Pre MBA students while completing the necessary undergraduate foundation courses.Foundation Course Requirements (Subject to approval by program director) Pre-M.B.A. Requirements: Students must present evidence of having completed undergraduate college courses equivalent to the Rowan courses listed below:Foundations of Accounting (Equivalent to Financial & ManagerialAccounting)Principles of Economics: Global Perspectives (Equivalent toMacroeconomics and Microeconomics)Calculus Techniques & Applications (or an equivalent)Statistics I (or an equivalent)Principles of MarketingOperations ManagementPrinciples of FinanceCourse Requirements for M.B.A. Program REQUIRED COURSES 27 S.H. (all courses are 3 S.H. unless otherwise noted.) 0501.518 Integrative Managerial Skills 0503.500 Managerial Accounting0504.500 Managerial Finance0506.500 Organization Behavior and Theory0507.500 Managerial Decision Tools0506.502 International Business and Society0509.500 Marketing Management0702.500 Issues in Management Information Systems0501.521 Integrative M.B.A. Seminar BUSINESS ELECTIVES 9 S.H.Elective courses permit the M.B.A. student to tailor the program to special needs for career development. These elective courses can be focused in areas such as Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing or MIS. Optional specializations are offered in Accounting, Finance and Management. Students are also permitted to take related elective courses from other Rowan graduate programs, such as economics, engineering, public relations, and school administration. Electives outside the Rowan M.B.A. program must have the approval of the M.B.A. program director. Approved business elective courses include but may... [-]