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
  • Financial Statement Analysis I - Earning Quality and Asset Analysis
  • Financial Statement Analysis II - Liability and Equity Analysis
  • Managerial Accounting


  • 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
  • Supply Chain Management

Economics/Public Policy/Healthcare

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

Information Systems

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


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

Operations and Decisions Technologies

  • Analytical Decision-Making Models for Management
  • Decision Analysis
  • Forecasting and Data Mining
  • 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
  • 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


  • Applied Game Theory for Managers
  • Business Law
  • Experiential Learning
  • Social Media

*Subject to change