Full-Time MBA Program

Customizing Your MBA

MBA Certificates

The Merage School offers three specialized MBA certificates in partnership with our Centers of Excellence. Click on each certificate below to view eligibility and requirements.


Certificate in Digital Transformation

Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Certificate in Real Estate and Urban Development


Innovative Electives

During your second year, you can really delve into areas that specifically meet your career goals. The Merage School offers a wide variety of elective courses, and in the pioneering and visionary spirit of the school, we are always creating new courses.

Click here to view a detailed list of all Merage MBA course descriptions, including electives.

Selected Elective Courses




  • Corporate Governance
  • Driving Profitability Through Management Account
  • Financial Statement Analysis
    and Valuation I
  • Financial Statement Analysis
    and Valuation II


  • Bonds and Fixed Income
  • Corporate Valuation
  • Derivatives
  • Investments
  • Mergers and Acquisitions - Growth Strategies
  • Multinational Finance
  • Portfolio Management
  • Risk Management
  • Venture Capital and Private Equity
  • Wealth Management


  • EDGE
  • Global Competitive Strategy
  • International Management
  • International Real Estate
  • International Residential
  • Managing in a Global Economy
  • Multinational Finance
  • Supply Chain Management

Economics/Public Policy/Healthcare

  • Business and Government
  • The Business of Medicine
  • Healthcare Entrepreneurship: From Physician to CEO
  • Macroeconomics
  • Managing Nonprofits
  • Physicians, Healthcare and the Law
  • U.S. Healthcare Policy

Information Systems

  • Analytics and Technology Consulting
  • Business Intelligence for Analytical Decisions
  • Critical IT Decisions for Executives
  • Database Management and Applications
  • Digital Strategy and Markets
  • Technology Strategy Consulting


  • Applied Consulting
  • Applied Game Theory
  • Business Law
  • EDGE
  • Intrapreneurship
  • Launching Technology Ventures
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Social Media










  • Advertising and
    Communications Management
  • Brand Management
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Design Management and Innovation
  • Insight Marketing
  • Marketing on the Internet
  • Marketing Research
  • Marketing Strategies for
    High-Tech Companies
  • Micromarketing Lab
  • New Product Development
  • Sales Management
  • Strategic Brand Management


Operations and Decisions Technologies

  • Analytical Decision-Making Models for Management
  • Decision Analysis
  • Forecasting and Data Mining
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Project Management
  • Revenue Management
  • Supply Chain Management

Organization and Management

  • Creativity and Innovation
  • International Management
  • Leadership Strategies
  • Managing Groups, Teams
    and Collaborations
  • Managing in a Global Economy
  • Managing Performance in the
    21st Century
  • Negotiations
  • Organizational Change
  • Power and Politics
  • Strategic Communications

Real Estate

  • Applied Real Estate Security Analytics and Portfolio Management
  • International Real Estate
  • Introduction to the Real Estate Process
  • Mortgage-Backed Securities and Structured Debts
  • Real Estate Capital Markets
  • Real Estate Development Process
  • Seminars on the Real Estate Enterprise


  • Business Dynamics
  • Business Growth Strategies
  • Competitive Intelligence
  • Corporate Governance
  • Digital Strategy and Markets
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Global Competitive Strategy
  • New Venture Management
  • Practice of General Management
  • Sustainability and
    Competitive Advantage
  • Topics in Strategic Innovation

*Subject to change