Earn College Credit for Hamburger University at Thomas Edison State College

Through this alliance, McDonald’s employees may pursue any degree program offered at Thomas Edison State College. However, the Hamburger University courses fit especially well into the following program: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree program in General Management.

The following Hamburger University courses have been evaluated for college credit by the American Council on Education (ACE). Based on the dates of course completion, you may be awarded credit towards The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree program in General Management degree program at Thomas Edison State College. Please consult an advisor to verify accurate course classification.


Hamburger University Courses ACE Recommendation Credits BSBA General Management/
TESC Course Equivalency
MCD-0053 Shift Management MDP1 Supervision 3 MAN-201: Introduction to Supervision
MCD-0067 Introduction to Management Business Administration 1 BUS-101: Introduction to Business
MCD-0063 Department Manager Shared Hospitality Management 1 HMM-152: Food Service Management
MCD-0068 Department Management Capstone Hospitality Management 1 MAN-313: Motivation and Leadership
MCD-0069 General Manager Business Leadership Capstone Hospitality Management 6 MAN-201: Introduction to Supervision (3)
MAN-301: Principles of Management (3)
MCD-0060 ServSafe Food Sciences 1 HMM-201: Food Service Sanitation
MCD-0058 Business Consultant MDP Hospitality Management 3 HMM-299: Select Topics in Hospitality Management
MCD-0017 Delivery Skills for Presentations Public Speaking 1 COM-108: Fundamentals of Speech
MCD-0062 Developing a Global Mindset Management/Human Resources Management 1 HRM-399: Select Topics in Human Resources Management
MCD-0061 Financial Skills Development Management 2 MAN-299: Select Topics in Management
MCD-0052 Foundations of Leadership Business Administration 3 HRM-315: Leadership
MCD-0044 Managing the Organization Hospitality Management 3 MAN-307: Managing People
MCD-0016 Operations Consultants Course Business Administration 3 HRM-299: Select Topics in Human Resources Management
MCD-0057 Operations Supervisor MDP Business Administration 3 HRM-299: Select Topics in Human Resources Management
MCD-0045 Partnering for Results Management/Human Resources Management 2 MAN-299: Select Topics in Management
MCD-0018 Training Consultants Course Training & Development 3 HRM-365: Training and Development
MCD-0059 Training Consultants Dev Prog Training & Development 3 HRM-364: Training Design & Instructional Strategy
MCD-0064 Guest Service Managerial Function Hotel, Restaurant & Institutional Management 1 HMM-299: Select Topics in Hospitality Management
MCD-0065 Kitchen Managerial Function Hospitality Management 2 HMM-299: Select Topics in Hospitality Management
MCD-0066 People Manager Functional Hospitality Management 2 HMM-299: Select Topics in Hospitality Management