MBA Program Requirements at BHSU

Earn Your MBA in the Black Hills!

Black Hills State University is pleased to offer and is accepting applications for the MBA program offered in Rapid City. This two-year program is intended to provide a graduate business education for working professionals in western South Dakota.To accommodate working professionals, all classes are delivered in a face-to-face format in the evening at the University Center-Rapid City.

The MBA consists of 33 graduate level credit-hours (eleven courses) followed by a 3 credit-hour supervised project.

For more on admission requirements, please click here.

Required Courses

The following courses are on a rotating schedule and are subject to change. Please contact the MBA Coordinator or WebAdvisor for a current schedule. This schedule starts for the cohort of Fall 2014.

Prefix and Number Course Title Credit Hours  Semester
MGMT 605 Law and Ethics 3  Fall 2014
MGMT 610 Applied Management 3 Fall 2014
MGMT 620 Applied Organizational Behavior 3 Spring 2015
MGMT 650 Marketing: Establish Presence and Demand 3  Spring 2015
MGMT 740 Using Technologies for Competitive Edge 3 Fall 2015
MGMT 670 Advanced Business Finance 3 Fall 2015 
MGMT 710 Linking Business to Global Markets 3  Spring 2016
MGMT 720 Managerial Decision and Control 3 Spring 2016
MGMT 730 Economics: Insights and Applications 3 Fall 2016
MGMT 760 Applied Management Science 3 Fall 2016
MGMT 750 Strategic Planning: Mapping the Future 3  Spring 2017
MGMT 770 Capstone Experience: Theory to Practice Project


 Fall Spring Summer

Total Credits   36