Business Administration Degrees
An academic major is your main 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 courses relevant to your major.
In order to diversify your educational portfolio and become more marketable to employers you are encouraged to consider minors offered by the College of Business Administration or one of Kent State’s other colleges and schools.
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs within the College of Business Administration provide professional knowledge and practical skills needed to take your career to the next level:
MBA programs online and fulltime.
Dual degree MBA programs with Architecture, Communication Studies, Library and Information Science, Nursing and Translation Studies.
Kent State’s Executive MBA programs is ranked Tier One globally by CEO Magazine. Designed for working professionals (minimum seven years work experience, EMBA cohorts meet once monthly in person, supplemented with online content.
The specialized master business programs will provide you with a strong theoretical foundation as well as an understanding of the practical application of the discipline. The College of Business offers master's programs in Accounting, Business Analytics and Economics.
Doctoral study in business administration at Kent State prepares you to conduct high quality, scholarly research and become an effective educator in your field of expertise. The College of Business Administration offers six Ph.D. concentrations: accounting, finance, information systems, management, marketing and supply chain, plus eight Ph.D. minors.