At the College of Business Administration at Kent State University, we offer comprehensive business education from bachelor's to doctoral degrees. Our approach to education blends classroom instruction, experiential learning and education abroad to produce graduates that are exceptionally well prepared for the challenges of a global economy.


An academic major is your main business field of specialization. At the College of Business Administration we offer majors in accounting, business management, computer information systems, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, general business, human resource management, managerial marketing and marketing. The academic department that offers your major has a framework for your studies, which includes a required and elective course relevant to your major.

College of Business Administration students are highly encouraged to take advantage of international learning experiences. Students have the option to study abroad in locations such as our Florence, Italy, campus; China; Switzerland; and Grand Cayman.

  • We have gone virtual!

    The Career Services Office is continuing its work to prepare and connect students to internships and post-graduate opportunities through virtual career coaching via scheduling in Kent State Advising.

    Keep an eye out for weekly Handshake emails with the new virtual career fairs and employer-hosted virtual events, jobs and internships and professional tips on how to maintain a successful internship or job search.


  • The College of Business Administration at Kent State University offers a bachelor's degree (B.B.A.) for ten majors, 14 undergraduate minors and a sales certificate, an MBA (Executive, Full-Time, Online and Dual-Degree programs), 3 specialized masters' degrees (accounting, business analytics and economics), a doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in Business Administration and a Certified Business Advisor® Certificate.

  • Kent State’s College of Business Administration offers graduate business programs including executive, online and in-person MBA, online and in-person MSBA, Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Arts in Economics and a comprehensive Ph.D. program.