Full-Time MBA Curriculum

Our innovative curriculum is designed specifically to accelerate your progress through this highly-ranked AACSB-accredited MBA program. We do this by integrating courses, identifying key skills and concepts necessary for success in business, and then helping you to master these skills and concepts through class discussions, cases, guest lectures, and projects.

The program includes a New York Residency, a Corporate Consulting Project, and an International Residency.


Four 8-week terms
16 courses total (11 core courses; 5 electives)

Orientation: 8/9 and 8/10 (Durham) and 8/13 (Browne Center retreat)

This orientation offers you a chance to meet faculty, deans, and incoming students, while learning about the year ahead. The orientation culminates with a day-long workshop on 8/13 at the Browne Center, an outdoor education facility at UNH, where you will engage in team-building activities that will help you connect with your MBA cohort.

Term 1: 8/13/2018 - 10/5/2018

ADMN 912 - Managing Yourself & Leading Others

ADMN 919 - Accounting: Financial Reporting, Budgeting, and Analysis

ADMN 926 - Leveraging Technology for Competitive Advantage

ADMN 970 - Economics of Competition

*Building Strategies and Skills for Professional Development, Thursdays from 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Term 2: 10/15/2018 - 12/11/2018

ADMN 930 - Financial Management: Raising and Investing Money

ADMN 950 - Data Driven Decisions

ADMN 960 - Marketing: Building Customer Value


*Building Strategies and Skills for Professional Development, Thursdays from 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Term 3: 1/14/2019 - 3/8/2019

ADMN 840 - International Business (culminates with International Residency in China)

ADMN 940 - Managing Operations

ELECTIVE (or Internship)


Term 4: 3/18/2019 - 5/9/2019

ADMN 905 - Corporate Consulting Project

ADMN 982 - Creating Winning Strategies (Capstone course)



Term 5: Optional


MBA Internship:

Students with less than 2 years of full-time work experience are required to complete an MBA Internship in Term 3, extending into Term 4. Students with more than 2 years of full-time work experience can choose to complete an internship, and this is recommended for those who are using their degrees to change industries and/or functions. This internship allows students to gain business experience in a professional setting, working for one company eight hours per week. Students explore the relationship between theory and practice and complete a research project for 3.0 credits. 

*Building Strategies and Skills for Professional Development

This course complements the interpersonal and technical skills developed in other MBA coursework with a focus on professional skills, strategies and oral/written communication. You will work on developing your personal brand as well as action plan for continued professional development.  The course will begin during orientation, and then meet on Thursdays from 1:00-2:00 during terms I & II, along with additional times to attend industry panels and networking events (usually on Wednesday evenings).  Course performance will be assessed on a pass/fail basis; the completion of assigned readings, activities, and attendance at scheduled events are the requirements.  This course will help you articulate your unique knowledge, skills and values, and explore the wide range of opportunities open to MBA graduates, whether your goal is to advance in your current field or pivot into an entirely new field.

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