Full Time Master of Business Administration Program (MBA)

The Full Time Master of Business Administration program allows candidates to complete their degree in 12 months, while networking with business professionals in a nationally renowned program.

The College of Business Administration holds accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International, the pinnacle of accreditation in business education.

The program accepts students in cohorts of 40 students or fewer to encourage networking and team building. Students also interact with the local business community through corporate visits and discussions with visiting luminaries from the region’s top businesses and non-profits.

The cohort experience contributes to the development of skills in communication and teamwork as well as promotes valuable networking abilities that are critical in any career. There is also the opportunity to meet with students in the professional and executive MBA programs to gain a better understanding of working in the corporate world.

The full time MBA is composed of 38 credit hours of courses and a capstone course focusing on strategy design and implementation. The curriculum includes courses on working in a global environment, financial accounting and analysis, marketing management and leadership.

Students may choose an additional specialization in accounting, finance or supply chain management. Each specialization program is run by its respective department and adds a minimum of four courses to the student’s study.

The full time MBA takes students 12 months of study from late August to mid-August the following year.  Students pursuing a specialization take an additional 12 to 15 credit hours in their respective field and graduate in December.

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The College of Business Administration supports students to reach their fullest potential through learning, discovery, and service. CBA graduates gain extensive business knowledge through classroom and experiential learning. The college emphasizes interactive educational experience and the ability to communicate clearly and to identify and solve problems critically, creatively, and ethically. BGSU’s MBA programs have been included on The Princeton Review’s list of Best Business Schools for the last nine consecutive years.


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