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Full-Time Stream

  • Complete your MBA program in 16 months
  • Graduate with relevant work experience through the MBA Internship Program. Completion of the MBA Internship Program is a graduation requirement for MBA candidates who have less than two years of professional employment experience.*
  • Attendance and completion of the MBA Skills Workshop is a mandatory MBA degree requirement. This workshop helps you to develop key skills that support your success in the program.
  •  View full-time program timeline.

Part-Time Stream

  • Complete Sprott MBA part-time in as little as three years (based on a course load of two courses per term).
  • Evening courses** and six-week terms allow you to schedule your MBA around work and life demands.
  • Completion of the MBA Internship Program is a graduation requirement for MBA candidates who have less than two years of professional employment experience.*
  • Attendance and completion of the MBA Skills Workshop is a mandatory MBA degree requirement. This workshop helps you to develop key skills that support your success in the program.

Accelerated MBA

  • Complete the Sprott MBA in 12 months full-time (with internship), or two years part-time. Students will be exempted from several MBA core courses based on previous experience.
  •  Individuals who have completed, in the past five years,  a four-year bachelor’s degree in business from a recognized Canadian university, or equivalent, may be eligible for the Sprott MBA Accelerated Stream.
  • Completion of the MBA Internship Program is a graduation requirement for MBA candidates who have less than two years of professional employment experience.*
  • Attendance and completion of the MBA Skills Workshop is a mandatory MBA degree requirement. This workshop helps you to develop key skills that support your success in the program.
  • View Accelerated MBA details.

*Professional employment experience is defined as positions which include managing or supervising team members and may include responsibility of a large portion of a project life-cycle; managing time, budget and resources; leading a team in developing needs assessments, processes, and delivery options; strategic and financial planning; or collaboration with key stakeholders. Experience must be verified by the Sprott School of Business.

**With the exception of some courses delivered by other Carleton faculties within the Business Analytics and the International Development Management concentrations, and the MA-MBA Economics and Finance.

Courses

Core Curriculum (4.25 credits)

Sprott MBA core courses cover a cross-section of business disciplines for the integrated knowledge and skills need to identify and solve complex management problems.

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

ACCT 5001 Financial Accounting 0.25
ACCT 5002 Managerial Accounting 0.25
BUSI 5801 Statistics for Managers 0.25
BUSI 5802 Business Ethics 0.25
BUSI 5803 Managerial Economics 0.25
FINA 5501 Financial Management 0.25
FINA 5502 Corporate Finance 0.25
IBUS 5701 International Business 0.25
ITIS 5401* Fundamentals of IT Service Management 0.25
MGMT 5100 Managing People and Organizations 0.50
MKTG 5200 Marketing Strategy 0.50
TOMS 5301* Modeling Business Decisions 0.25
TOMS 5302 * Operations Management 0.25
STGY 5900 Corporate and Business Strategy 0.50

*In the International Development Management concentration, three core courses have been tailored to the specific needs for this concentration.

Concentration and Electives (3.25 credits)

You can specialize within your MBA by choosing one of our market-driven concentrations, or build your own program without a concentration.

MBA Internship (1.0 credit)

As a condition for graduation, all MBA students who have less than two years of professional employment experience are required to successfully complete the MBA Internship (BUSI 5999).  A typical internship is 16 weeks in length and consists of full-time hours. Students enroll in BUSI 5999 as full-time students in the summer term. Please note that this term is subject to tuition fees.

Degree requirements and course descriptions can be found in the Business Section of the Graduate Calendar