Buisness & Technology

Outstanding Academics essential business experience

Rita Boateng

On behalf of Faculty and Staff, I invite you to the School of Business and Technology of MIST. At the School, we train and mentor students to develop technological and entrepreneurial foresight, innovative agility, and passion for success in the rapidly changing and complex business world. We challenge our students to acquire knowledge and experience that can be used to develop integrative strategies that have the efficacy of creating and sustaining business growth in the 21st century, add value to organizations, and exercise of global citizenship. We provide academic programmes leading to the award of prestigious undergraduate degrees in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting, Banking and Finance, Human Resource Management, and Marketing. Although, students are enrolled in specialized programmes in their senior years, we give them the opportunity to pursue coursework, research, and projects in multi-disciplinary fields in order to be exposed to the breadth and depth of solving complex problems today and in the future. Therefore, all academic programmes emphasize and reflect on contemporary business, technology, and ethical issues. We constantly review our programmes and course content to ensure industry relevance. We continue to explore local and international collaborations, partnerships, affiliations, and accreditations. We aspire to earn AACSB International’s Accreditation in the course of time asa capstone of our strive to become a first class Business School.    

Our experienced and scholar-practitioner faculty provides the concierge and mentorship for various categories of students who aspire to unleash creative and innovative potentials, by providing collegial environment that fosters and promotes acquisition of critical thinking skills; creative and innovative skills; intellectual curiosity; sincerity, courage, integrity and leadership; and readiness not only to apply knowledge, but to create knowledge.  We also envisage that during your time at the school you will experience the power of active and collaborative learning, build strong relationships with faculty and fellow students. Above all, you will experience the power of learning at a liberal collegial environment founded on Islamic principles of fairness, freedom, honesty, and reciprocal support for development. 

I wish you the best of success as you explore educational opportunities for career advancement and enrichment at MIST. 

Vision

We strive to become the first choice of individuals, who aspire to master the critical and core competencies needed to succeed in the rapidly changing business world.

 

Mission

We harness the dedication of our faculty to scholarship, teaching, practice, and mentorship to provide quality business education to diverse individuals to think critically, globally, and act ethical in providing solutions to everyday problems.

 

Values
  • We value an environment where Faculty, Students, and Community find reciprocal support to succeed.
  • We value and promote ethical academic environment driven by the Islamic principles of fairness, honesty, sincerity and openness in dealing with stakeholders and our community.
  • We believe that a learning environment must be conducive to stimulate generation and dissemination of useful knowledge.
  • We value academic integrity and freedom.
  • We value diversity and human potential.

Our undergraduate degree programmes integrate thorough understanding of business theory and practical applications, in a technological and research inclined interactive learning environment that enhances students’ ability to pursue professional advancement and demonstration of effective leadership. Our curriculum offers students the opportunity to master the dynamics of complex organizational systems and specialize in functional areas including Accounting, Banking and Finance, Human Resource Management, and Marketing. As capstone to completion of our rigorous programmes is training in creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

Majors

Accounting

Banking & Finance

Marketing

If you’re an educational professional who are looking to progress into management and consultancy, or an educational planning or development role, this is the best degree for you.

First Semester

 

Course Code

 

Course Title

 

Credits

MBUS101

Career Bridge 1

1

MTRC111

Communication Skills

3

MTRC113

Critical Thinking & Logic

3

MTRC115

MTRC116

(Choose one)

Arabic Language I (Beginners)

Arabic Language II (Intermediate –those with Arabic background)

3

MBUS 117

Introduction to Business Administration

3

MTRC119

Academic Writing

3

 

Total

16

 

Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MBUS102

Career Bridge 2

    1

MBUS124

Business Communication

    3

MBUS126

Business and Society

    3

MBUS128

Introduction to Information Technology

    3

MTRC126

African Studies

    3

MTRC128

Introduction to Comparative Religions

    3

 

Total

  16

 

 LEVEL 200 COURSES

First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MBUS 203

Career Bridge 3

1

MBUS 211

Business Mathematics

3

MBUS 213

Principle of Management

3

MBUS 215

Elements of Microeconomics 

3

MBUS 217

Principles of Accounting 1

3

MBUS 219

Business Law I

3

MBUS 216

Organizational Behavior

3

 

   Total

19

 

Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MBUS 204

Career Bridge 4

       1

MBUS 222

Statistics for Business

3

MBUS 224

Elements of Macroeconomics

3

ACCT 226

Principles of Accounting II 

3

MBUS 228

Business Law II

3

MHRM 228

Introduction to Human Resource Management

3

MMKT 226

Principles of Marketing

3

 

Total

19

 

Department Contact Info

Business and Technology

P.O.Box CT 10159,
Accra, Ghana,
West Africa.


233 303 932 887
233 54 267 1474

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Social Info

Earn an undergraduate degree and pursue an advanced degree and/ or professional studies in Business Administration and Banking and Finance