Business Administration

North Carolina Central University

24 months
18494 USD/year
18494 USD/year
5540 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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This program allows students to simultaneously pursue the MBA and the Master of Information Science degree (MIS) in less time than is required to earn them separately.  To be admitted to the program a student must first be admitted to the MBA program and then apply to the MIS program.


North Carolina Central University, with a strong tradition of teaching, research, and service, prepares students to become global leaders and practitioners who transform communities. Through a nationally recognized law school, highly acclaimed and innovative programs in the visual and performing arts, sciences, business, humanities, and education programs, NCCU students are engaged problem solvers. Located in the Research Triangle, the University advances research in the biotechnological, biomedical, informational, computational, behavioral, social, and health sciences. Our students enhance the quality of life of citizens and the economic development of North Carolina, the nation, and the world.

The MBA admission criteria are sufficient for the MIS program, so no additional application materials or standardized tests are necessary. 

Career prospects:

  • Archivists
  • Computer Systems Analysts
  • Curators
  • Database Administrators
  • Elementary, Middle, and High School Teachers
  • Financial Analysts
  • Librarians
  • Management Consultants
  • Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts
  • Operations Research Analysts
  • Statisticians

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Essentials of Financial and Managerial Accounting for MBA 
  • Essentials of Marketing and Management for MBA
  • Quantitative Methods I for MBA 
  • Quantitative Methods II for MBA 
  • Survey of Economics for MBA 
  • Fundamentals of Managerial Finance for MBA 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree with at least 90 semester hours of liberal arts courses
  • A cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.7 for all undergraduate academic work
  • A copy of the Graduate Record Examination scores, Graduate Management Admission Test scores (joint MBA/MIS applicants only), or the Law School Admission Test scores (joint JD/MLS applicants only)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18494 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9247 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    18494 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9247 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    5540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2770 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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