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4+1 BA/MBA Program for Select CHSS Majors

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The “4 + 1” Bachelor’s/MBA is a five-year program, during which students spend three years taking courses required for their chosen bachelor’s degree program and in their fourth year, complete (along with required undergraduate program courses) 6 credits’ worth of graduate business (MBA) coursework that satisfies  undergraduate degree requirements and counts toward achievement of the MBA degree.

Program Benefits

  • High-achieving Montclair State students are able to complete a Bachelor’s and MBA degree in five years
  • Students from a variety of undergraduate disciplines gain valuable business and professional knowledge, skills and experiences that enhance their employability and career options post graduation.
  • Students are able to take advantage of a more time- and cost-effective option for getting an MBA degree by taking “swing” graduate courses that satisfy both their undergraduate and graduate degrees at the undergraduate tuition rate.

The following CHSS undergraduate programs are approved for participation in the 4 +1 program:

Interested in Pursuing the 4+1 Bachelor’s / MBA Program? Follow these simple steps:

Step 1
Schedule an appointment with an MBA Advisor by contacting the MBA Office at 973-655-4306 / gradbusiness@montclair.edu.
Step 2
Complete a change of major form to designate intent to participate in the 4 + 1 Bachelor’s / MBA program Note: You should complete the change of major form after meeting with an MBA Advisor regarding the 4+1 Bachelor’s / MBA program.
Step 3
Complete foundation courses in Statistics, Accounting, and Finance (if not already completed) and earn at least a B- or better in all three foundation courses.
Step 4
Register for 6 credits of MBA Swing Courses (four 1.5 credit classes) in the Spring semester of your senior year.

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April Sime
MBA Office