Marshall School of Business

Master’s Degree Programs

Master of Business for Veterans

This program is offered in an intensive format for veterans who wish to gain formal business knowledge and develop critical thinking skills to manage or grow a business. Significant project and course work is completed primarily through residential sessions with supplemental content delivered via distance learning. Class sessions meet over 16 full-day sessions each semester for two semesters with minimal interruption to the careers of working veterans. The program is offered on the University Park Campus in downtown Los Angeles.

A new class will be admitted each fall, spring and summer. Application information is available online at For additional information, contact the Marshall Office of Executive Education at (213) 740-8990 or by email at

This program requires 25 units that will be taken in lockstep fashion. These courses are thematic semesters that are interdisciplinary in nature.

FALL Units
BAEP 551 Introduction to New Ventures 3
GSBA 561 Evaluating Market Performance 9
BAEP 549 Initiating New Ventures 2
GSBA 572 Strategic Planning for Growth 11
Total units: 25