The LVC MBA program places a high value on successful student outcomes. Our program strives to develop and enhance students understanding and application of business skills. The measurement of learning outcomes is central to assessing the success of our program's curriculum and are central to our commitment to excellence. 

All MBA students participate in an inbound assessment at the time of acceptance and this exam is repeated near the completion of the program. By evaluating the following learning outcomes, our goal is to measure the wide range of skills and knowledge central to the LVC MBA curriculum.

MBA Program Quality Indicators

Assessment Results Comparison (previous 3 academic yrs)

 

 
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
Inbound
Outbound
Inbound
Outbound
Inbound
Outbound
Competency Area:
Aggregate Scores (%)
Accounting
44.33 51.05 45.45 60 39.21 49.03
Business Ethics
48 57.89 44.55 59.69 54.74 58.71
Finance
44.33 50 40.91 50.31 38.42 49.03
Business Integration
& Strategy
46.67 56.84 49.55 60.31 42.89 58.71
Economics
45 54.21 40 54.38 42.37 56.77
Macro
46 52.11 34.55 51.25 41.05 59.35
Micro
44 56.32 45.45 57.5 43.68 54.19
Global Dimensions
of Business
37 51.58 45.45 54.06 42.11 54.19
Information Management
Systems
48.67 54.74 47.73 54.06 49.21 55.16
Legal Environment
of Business
47 48.16 47.73 59.38 50 54.52
Management
51.67 60.26 55.45 54.06 45.53 56.77
Human Resource
Management
54.9 61.79 57.33 52.78 41.13 53.77
Operations Management
52 50.39 43.24 53.33 47.37 53.4
Organizational Behavior
47.96 68.75 66.2 56.07 47.97 63.37
Marketing
46 52.11 53.64 55.31 49.47 65.48
Quantitative Research
Techniques & Statistics
36.33 47.63 40.91 52.19 40 51.61
TOTALS
45 53.13 46.49 55.80 44.9 55.45

MBA Program Enrollment & Graduation Data

Total Graduate Enrollment - MBA Program

  Fall Semester
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
Full-time
13 17 17 11 11 *
Part-time
115 88 79 66 65 *
Headcount
128 105 96 77 76 *
MBA FTE
77.2% 63.7% 60.7% 45.7% 41.7% *
*in progress

Total MBA Degrees Awarded

2012-13
2013-14
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
2019-20
48 74 51 49 32 35 35 *
* In progress

Retention and Time to Graduation Data

 
2012-13
2013-14
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
2019-20
# new enrollees
45 75 39 39 50 tbd tbd *
of those newly enrolled...
Returned next semester
38 69 31 33 39 tbd tbd *
Retention rate (%)
84.4 92 79.5 84.6 78 tbd tbd *
Graduated within 2 yrs
12 21 14 17 tbd * * *
2-yr Graduation rate (%)
26.7 28 35.9 43.6 tbd * * *
Graduated within 4 yrs
32 59 tbd * * * * *
4-yr Graduation rate (%)
71.1 78.7 tbd * * * * *
* In progress