UC Berkeley BCPA Student MM Degree Requirements

Master of Management (MM)

Students in the Berkeley Charter of Professional Accountancy (BCPA) program at UC Berkeley and alumni of this program can earn a master of management (MM) degree from the Lorry I. Lokey School of Business and Public Policy at Mills College by taking five courses (15 credits), which can be completed in as little as one semester. The program is flexible, giving students the ability to take some courses in the summer or January terms, or to spread course work out over two semesters.   

The Mills MM requires a total of 10 courses (30 credits) and five BCPA courses (15 credits) can be applied toward the degree program. For a BCPA or UC Berkeley course to count toward the MM, the final grade must have been a B or better. 

Required Courses

Mills MM Required Courses Take at BCPA Take at Mills
MGMT 230 Marketing Management X
MGMT 244 Leadership and Ethics X
MGMT 278 Social Impact Consulting1 X
MGMT 214 Financial Accounting X
Elective: Accounting (quantitative track)2 X
Elective: Accounting (quantitative track)2 X
Elective: Accounting X
Elective: Accounting X
Elective X
Elective X

Elective Curriculum

Minimum of 15 semester course credits

Students are free to choose any combination of electives that earn at least 15 semester course credits. The electives provide an opportunity for students to strengthen their general business knowledge or focus on a particular area by completing a concentration in:

See the complete list of elective courses.

Some courses outside of MGMT can also be taken as electives toward the MM and MBA. Students interested in this option should seek prior approval from the Dean's office before enrolling in these courses.