International MBA (On-Campus)

A one year, full-time MBA program with a global focus.

The International MBA program at Sacramento State prepares you to be a business leader in the global marketplace. Learn best practices in international enterprise, expand your network, and accelerate your career.

Now accepting Spring 2018 applications!                             

IMBA Students

Program Structure

The International MBA program is a one year, cohort-based, full-time program. Each class lasts for 3 weeks. Students attend class from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm on Mondays and Wednesdays, and 8:30 am – 3:30 pm on Fridays over the 3-week duration of each class.

A. PREREQUISITE BOOT CAMP CLASSES

The three prerequisite classes prepare students who do not have the undergraduate level knowledge of business to be successful in the program.  The three prerequisite classes are as follows:

  1. Statistics
  2. Financial Accounting
  3. Economics


B. CORE CLASSES (21 units)

The seven core classes in general management courses provide students with an overview of the fundamental aspects of business, which are as follows:

  1. IMBA 210 Managerial Accounting
  2. IMBA 211 Global Corporate Finance
  3. IMBA 213 Marketing Management
  4. IMBA 214 Statistical Decision Making
  5. IMBA 215 Information Technology Management
  6. IMBA 216 Human Resources Management
  7. IMBA 217 Business Law and Legal Environment


C. ELECTIVE CLASSES (12 units)

The three areas of emphasis (Finance, Information Technology Management, or International Management) provide the four elective classes for the program.  The classes for each emphasis are:

1. Finance

  • IMBA 231 Global Financial Institutions and Markets
  • IMBA 232 International Trade
  • IMBA 233 International Investments
  • IMBA 234 Contemporary Issues in International Finance

 
2. Information Technology (IT) Management

Only four of the five courses will be offered as part of the curriculum.  

  • IMBA 251 IT Resource Management
  • IMBA 252 Enterprise IT Planning
  • IMBA 253 Strategic IT Planning
  • IMBA 254 IT Project Management
  • IMBA 255 IT Leadership


3. International Management

  • IMBA 241 Comparative International Management
  • IMBA 242 Multinational Corporate Management
  • IMBA 243 Global Supply Chain Management
  • IMBA 244 Project Management


D. CULMINATING EXPERIENCE (3 units)

Students are required to complete a culminating experience course. The culminating experience course is:

  • IMBA 500 Leadership and Change Management


The program has a total of 36 units.

Contact Information

Ddetailed Application & Program Information:

Melissa Sheldon, MBA
Executive Director for Executive and Professional Programs

IMBA Admissions
Email: imba@csus.edu
Phone: 916-278-6464
Office: Tahoe Hall Room 1020

Academic Advising & Program Curriculum:

Dr. Andrey Mikhailitchenko, DBA
IMBA Interim Faculty Director
Email: mikhaili@csus.edu
Phone: 916-278-7128
Office: Tahoe Hall Room 2116 

Mailing Address:

California State University, Sacramento
College of Business Administration - Executive and Professional Programs
Tahoe Hall Room 1020
6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819-6088, USA