College of Business & Economics
The project management and business analysis (PMBA) concentration is a rigorous program that addresses the needs and desires of stakeholders in today's globally integrated and technology-driven business environment. Project managers and business analysts are key employees in every industry and all types of companies all over the world. In today's fast-changing environment, project management is becoming one of the most important functions within organizations as they implement projects to respond to market and economic demands.
The program offers project management and business analysis education to students wishing to pursue careers in those fields. Students gain experience with the technological tools needed to compete in today's business environment and state-of-the-art vendor technologies, such as Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning modules. Graduates can enhance their job prospects by obtaining industry certification.
Admission to the business administration major with the project management and business analysis concentration is selective. Students are admitted to the major on a competitive basis after first being admitted to the university. Before applying to the business administration major students must first declare a “pre-Business Administration” major and complete the lower-level prerequisites and other requirements. Students are required to meet with their faculty adviser each term to evaluate their progress in completing the requirements for admission to the major.