This MBA foundation examination measures the student's knowledge of material covered in the MBA program's foundational course in Organizational Behavior (BUS 553). The exam is designed to assess managerial competencies in the context of current and prospective requirements for effective management. The exam will also measure the student's ability to solve challenges that face managers when complexity combines with demands for flexibility, a situation that characterizes many contemporary organizations. By passing this foundation exam, the corresponding Organizational Behavior course (BUS 553) requirement is waived for the enrolled MBA student. However, credits WILL NOT be awarded.