Strayer University

MBA - Acquisition Concentration

The Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Acquisition program at Strayer University offers working professionals from a broad range of backgrounds the opportunity to expand their comprehension, skills, and opportunities in the business world. Read more about Strayer University's Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Acquisition program here.

Official Program Name:

Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Acquisition

School Offering Program:

Strayer University

Degree Level:

Master's

Program Prerequisites:

Students interested in applying to the Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Acquisition program should already have business experience and functional knowledge of the most common business software applications. Applicants to Strayer University should have already earned a high school diploma or equivalent; however, graduate or specialized programs may have additional requirements.

Program Description:

The Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Acquisition program at Strayer University introduces students to financial accounting, financial management, processes of business management, and organizational leadership and behavior, including group dynamics, work teams, motivation and individual behavior, communication, and conflict resolution. Students have the opportunity to study managerial economics for a global economy, corporate governance, and techniques for ensuring legal compliance and ethical standards within business organizations. Quantitative methods of systems management are examined as well as market research, brand management, product development, and methods for assessing, planning, and developing effective marketing for domestic and foreign markets. Acquisition coursework covers the Federal Acquisition Regulation, government contracting and acquisition, the request for proposal process, and government contract law.

Learning Format:

Online and Campus-Based

Total Credits Required:

54 credits

Financial Aid:

Students enrolled in Strayer University may be eligible for federal grants and loans, employer tuition assistance, military benefits, state grants, institutional scholarships, and private loans.

Required Courses for a Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Acquisition:

Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Strayer University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Area I - Core Component (40.5 credits)

  • ACC 557: Financial Accounting
  • BUS 508: The Business Enterprise
  • BUS 520: Leadership and Organizational Behavior
  • BUS 599: Strategic Management
  • ECO 550: Managerial Economics and Globalization
  • FIN 534: Financial Management
  • LEG 500: Law, Ethics, and Corporate Governance
  • MAT 540: Quantitative Methods
  • MKT 500: Marketing Management

Area II - Concentration in Acquisition (13.5 credits)

  • BUS 501: Government Acquisition
  • BUS 505: Business Strategies and Proposals
  • LEG 505: Government Contract Law

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Career Paths:

Students who graduate from the Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Acquisition program at Strayer University may pursue employment with defense contractors, government agencies, corporations, businesses, and utility companies. Examples of positions graduates may wish to pursue include:

  • Acquisitions Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Finance Manager

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

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