Dual Degree: Translation MA/MBA Program | Kent State University

Dual Degree: Translation MA/MBA Program

This dual degree graduate program allows you to earn two degrees at once: a Master of Arts in Translation (M.A.) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA). This unique program is particularly attractive if you want to advance your translation skills and integrate valuable business principles. If your career interests include management positions in international business or language industry enterprises, or if you want to start your own language services firm this dual degree is for you.

You must earn a total of 61-64 credit hours; 30-33 from the MA in Translation program (total program usually 36 hours) and 31-33 from the MBA program (total program usually 39-54 credit hours). Please, see the university catalog for the list of courses.

Apply Online

You need to complete just one online application. Each College will notify you, both making an independent admission decision on your same application. However, the advising staff from both programs will work together to assist and guide you from start to graduation.

View Online Application Requirements

  • Application form & non-refundable fee
    ($45 domestic / $70 international)
  • Final transcripts - all coursework
  • Official GRE or GMAT scores
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Current Résumé
  • Writing sample/s

Complete the Domestic Application Complete the International Application