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Masters in Business Administration

The mission of the MBA program is to offer high-quality graduate education for students having varied educational and professional backgrounds. We were named one of the best MBA programs in the country by the Princeton Review, which noted how flexible the program is for students who work full time. 

The program develops skills and knowledge necessary to progress in current positions, qualify for career changes, and progress in managerial and leadership positions in business and society. Our curriculum integrates total quality management concepts, ethical considerations, international dimensions, and technological applications as well as involvement with the business community, making us one of the best MBA programs in the Southeast.

MBA Degree

The MBA degree consists of 33 semester hours, plus up to 15 hours of foundation courses depending upon the undergraduate business courses previously completed. There is no thesis required.

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Career Opportunities

  • Marketing manager
  • Financial manager
  • Human resources specialist
  • Management consultant
  • Investment banker or fund manager
  • Sales manager
  • Project manager

MBA, Health Care Administration Degree

The MBA with a concentration in Health Care Administration (HCA) is designed for the professional in or seeking to get into health care administration. The program consists of 33 hours with 15 hours of business core and 18 hours of HCA courses. Two internships served within a health care organization are required and prepare students for industry. Fifteen hours of foundation courses may be expected depending upon the undergraduate business courses previously completed.

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Career Opportunities

  • Healthcare analyst
  • Health services administrator
  • Practice manager or administrator
  • Hospital administrator
  • Research and development manager
  • Pharmaceutical project manager
  • Operations planner
  • Ambulatory project manager
  • Health policy analyst
  • Health information manager

MBA Website

Visit mba.louisiana.edu.

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Additional Application Materials

In addition to the general Graduate School Application Materials, you must also submit:

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Official GMAT scores

Application Deadlines

  • Fall: June 30
  • Spring: November 30
  • Summer: April 30

Contact the MBA Program

Dr. P. Robert Viguerie
Phone: 337-482-5882
Moody Hall, 328
Email: MBADirector@louisiana.edu