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Business Management (BS) + MBA (MS)

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Earn your Bachelor of Science in Management and your MBA in only 5 years to save time and money with our dual degree program.

Overview & Distinctions


With D'Youville's dual degree Management BS and MBA program, you'll earn both your undergraduate degree and a highly sought-after MBA credential in less time and for less money, and you'll be prepared to take on lucrative career roles, from entrepreneurship to marketing to managing a business team, the day you graduate. This unique dual degree program is designed so you'll move seamlessly from your undergraduate to your graduate studies with no need to re-apply.

Graduates of MBA programs begin their careers ready to take on leadership roles in the organizations they join and with increased earning potential in a variety of diverse fields. At D'Youville, you'll learn both the foundations of business and advanced topics from instructors with a track record of success in the classroom and in their business fields.


Experienced Faculty

The faculty in D'Youville's business department are dedicated to student success and bring their real-world experience into the classroom. Our business faculty have proven their success in the corporate world and with our small class sizes you'll be able to work closely alongside them to learn outside the classroom.

Dual Accredited Programs

Both degree programs in this dual degree are accredited by the The International Accreditation Council for Business Education, which ensures your education will be designed around academic excellence and the outcomes of our graduates.

A Unique Flexible Format, Designed for Your Success

Our program is designed to fit your schedule and your needs with courses offered both online and on-campus. Choose to take your courses in the way that best works for you, even through a combination of online and on-campus, and learn from the same dedicated faculty, regardless of the format. 


When you apply for admission at D’Youville, we’ll automatically consider you for our merit scholarships. Undergraduate scholarships can cover as much as 50% of your tuition, and there is no need to fill out a separate application!

Transfer students can qualify for scholarships, as well. And unlike other schools, maintaining your scholarship is easier at D'Youville because we use a realistic 2.25 GPA requirement to determine your eligibility for merit-based scholarships each year. 

Check out the chart below to see if you qualify:
Scholarships GPA Scholarship Amount
President's 88+ $14,000
Founder's 83 - 87.9 $12,000
Dean's 80 - 82.9 $10,000
Transfer 3.5+ $5,500
Transfer 3.25 - 3.49 $5,000
Transfer 3.0 - 3.24 $4,500
Transfer 2.75 - 2.99 $4,000

Find more information and additional scholarships on our scholarships page.

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Course Requirements

In our program, you'll earn both your Bachelor of Science in Management and Master of Business Administration in just 11 semesters, including one summer.

Find detailed course information for the Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Business Management and Business Administration Combined program, tools to plan your education, and complete academic policies and procedures in the D'Youville academic catalog.

General Education 30
Free electives (including remaining Liberal Arts and Sciences Requirements) 1 36
100-400 level major coursework 54
500-600 level major coursework 2 36
Total Credits 156

9 credits specified by the major, 21 LAS elective credits


27 credits beyond the undergraduate portion of the program

ACC-211 Principles of Accounting I 3
ACC-212 Principles of Accounting II 3
ECO-201 Macroeconomics 3
ECO-202 Microeconomics 3
ECO-207 Statistics 3
HRM-309 Principles of Human Resources Management 3
LAW-303 Business Law I 3
MGT-304 Communicating in Organizations 3
MGT-305 Principles of Management 3
MGT-316 Pc & E-Commerce for Managers 3
MGT-315 Financial Management 3
MGT-318 Information and Communication Tech Mgt 3
MGT-401 Organizational Behavior 3
MGT-407 Operations Management 3
MGT-411 International Business 3
MGT-412 Mgmt Strategy and Policy 3
MGT-444 Internship 3-6
MKT-304 Principles of Marketing 3
MBA-501 Business Methods Statistics 3
MBA-602 Theories of Economics 3
MBA-603 Financial & Management Accounting 3
MBA-604 Human Resources Management 3
MBA-606 Operations Management 3
MBA-611 Organizational Leadership 3
MBA-612 Legal Environment in Business 3
MBA-615 Marketing Management 3
MBA-616 Corporate Finance 3
MBA-623 Special Topics in Business Management 3
MBA-624 Global Supply Chain Management 3
MBA-655 Strategic Management 3
Total Credits 90-93



Graduates of D'Youville's dual degree Management BS and MBA program will be qualified to manage a business, whether some else's or their own, and because you'll gain a wide swath of knowledge and skills you'll be able to put your education to work across industries, fields, and business sizes. You'll be able to apply your training to careers in marketing, technology, banking and finance, business strategy, and more.

Business professionals who can manage a team and lead innovation are in high-demand and achieve rewarding careers across the U.S. and globally. Because you'll graduate having already obtained your MBA, you'll be able to market yourself as a trained business professional in the career fields that most interest you or even explore fields as you develop in your early career.

Admission Requirements


At D'Youville, we are committed to selecting students who are academically well-rounded and committed to meeting the challenges of a high-quality education. If you have been successful in a traditional college preparatory program in high school, you should be well-prepared for the academic challenges at D'Youville.

While we don't require you to submit ACT or SAT test scores, if you have taken or intend to take a standardized test we encourage you to submit your scores if you'd like them to be evaluated as part of your application.

First Time in College Freshman Requirements:

  • Submitted application for admission
  • Official high school transcripts
    • An overall weighted GPA of 85 with successful completion of high school graduation requirements and three years of math, history, english, and science.

Not Required (utilized in a holistic review for admission if provided):

  • Standardized SAT/ACT test scores
  • Admissions essay
  • Letters of recommendation

Transfer Admission Required Review Criteria:

  • Submitted application for admission
    • Applications are free of charge and can be found on our apply webpage.
  • Official transcripts from ALL previously attended colleges/universities
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5

 Not Required (utilized in a holistic review for admission if provided):

  • Coursework relevant to major of interest
  • Admissions essay
  • Letters of recommendation

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