Degree programs in the School of Business have maintained AACSB Accreditation since 1976. Earning AACSB accreditation signifies a business school’s commitment to strategic management, learner success, thought leadership, and societal impact.
The Accounting Curriculum, which offers a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, encourages life-long learning and equips students for leadership roles in accounting, auditing, or other career paths.
The Computer Information Systems program provides the opportunity for students to study the integration of business and technology. Students are challenged to used a variety of analytical techniques to solve problems with technology and create competitive advantage for organizations.
The Finance program offers a comprehensive, intensive, and rigorous curriculum for students who wish to pursue careers in corporate finance, investments, investment banking, commercial banking, financial analysis, personal financial planning, and other areas of the global financial services industry.
The Department of Management offers a curriculum designed to prepare its undergraduate students for entry-level positions in management and its graduate students for mid- and upper-level positions in the management of the managing functions in an organization.
Specialization in Marketing gives the student the breadth of exposure to and depth of immersion in Marketing needed to understand how for-profit and non-profit organizations need to operate successfully and be productive and efficient in a market-oriented economy.
The Supply Chain Management program is focused on creating professionals who can organize and manage the follow of information and materials needed to bring goods and services to the end consumer. Students will understand and apply numerous techniques and technical skills to better align processes needed to make services run properly and efficiently.
Master of Business Administration | The Howard MBA
Preparing the Next Generation of Executive
The MBA Program at Howard University is well known for its ability to prepare students for leadership careers in business, government, and nonprofit organizations. Our alumni are in leadership roles throughout the nation and worldwide. The Howard University MBA Program was the first university in Washington, D.C. to be accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. The Program is open to domestic and international applicants with a bachelor’s degree or an international four-year equivalent from an accredited college or university in any area of concentration, with at least two years of work experience.
The Howard University Master of Accountancy (MAcc) program is a specialized advanced graduate-level business program focused on preparing graduates for successful careers in corporate accounting, governmental accounting, non-profit accounting, auditing, and advisory and consulting services. The curriculum prepares students, in a significant fashion, for the Certified Public Accounting (CPA) examination through intensive and challenging coursework during the 30-hour program. States demand 150 hours, normally a fifth year of accounting education, to sit for the examination. Our program provides the required additional coursework, while allowing students to concurrently earn the prestigious MAcc degree.
The Master of Science in Finance (MSF) Degree Program will equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in business and advance in careers in Finance. In this intensive specialized graduate program, students learn to analyze and solve complex finance and investment problems and practical issues in the areas of corporate finance, financial market and institutions, financial modeling, investment analysis and portfolio management or derivatives and risk management, financial engineering, and financial policy and strategy. This program is targeted at graduate students interested in careers in corporate finance, asset management, and financial markets and institutions.
Designed and instructed by our award-winning staff, the EMBA curriculum will give you the framework to conduct data-based business analyses, make informed financial decisions, and lead high-performing teams. In addition to being immersed in high-level business topics and curriculum, you will also gain an applied understanding of finance, management, innovative business practices, and accounting through the Strategic Management Capstone and international experiences.
You will complete the EMBA program prepared to lead in a global marketplace amongst the corporate elite. The flexible online format addresses specific professional competencies while connecting you with Howard University’s extensive network of students, alumni, and corporate partners.