Master's Programs

MASTER IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA) 

An MBA is one of the best ways to accelerate one's career, and Kent State University is one of the best places to earn an MBA. Kent State offers Executive, Full-time (in-person) and Online MBA options, as well as MBA dual-degrees in architecture, communication studies, library and information science, nursing, podiatric medicine, sports administration and translation.        

  • EMBA – In-Person/Online Hybrid

    EMBA – In-Person/Online Hybrid

    The Executive MBA (EMBA) program is designed for working professionals residing in the United States with at least seven years of work experience, and is completed in 19 months

  • Full-Time (In-Person) MBA Program

    Full-Time (In-Person) MBA Program

    The Full-time (in-person) MBA is a cohort program with primarily day courses and can be completed in 12 months.

  • Online MBA

    Online MBA

    The Online MBA program is designed for working professionals and is structured in a flexible modular format.

  • MBA Dual Degree Programs

    MBA Dual Degree Programs

    Diversify your professional credentials with a dual degree and pursue two masters degrees simultaneously. Kent State has seven Master of Business Administration (MBA) dual degree programs: Architecture, Communication Studies, Library and Information Science, Nursing, Podiatric Medicine, Sports Administration and Translation Studies.


SPECIALIZED MASTERS 

The specialized master's in business programs provide a strong theoretical foundation as well as an understanding of practical applications of the discipline. The Ambassador Crawford College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Kent State University offers a Master of Science (MS) degree in Accounting, Master of Science (MS) degree in Business Analytics and Master of Arts (MA) degree in Economics.

  • Master of Science in Accounting (Online)

    Master of Science in Accounting (Online)

    Offered 100% online, the Master of Science in Accounting program is ideal for students interested in a range of accounting and financial careers. The accelerated program can be completed in as little as two semesters by qualified students.

  • M.S. in Business Analytics

    M.S. in Business Analytics

    Offered in-person or 100% online, the Master of Science in Business Analytics helps students gain the technical, analytical, communication, decision-making and leadership skills needed to be a successful business analyst in a sought-after field.

  • M.S. in Business Analytics Online

    M.S. in Business Analytics Online

    Offered in-person or 100% online, the Master of Science in Business Analytics helps students gain the technical, analytical, communication, decision-making and leadership skills needed to be a successful business analyst in a sought-after field.

  • M.A. Economics

    M.A. Economics

    The Master of Arts in Economics provides a foundation in the tools of economic policy and data analysis. Program graduates go on to obtain a wide range of positions in the insurance and banking industries, as well as continuing academic careers.


GRADUATE CERTIFICATES

 

  • Business Certificate Programs at Kent State

    Business Certificate Programs at Kent State

    Graduate certificates prepare participants to serve as  responsible leaders and provide business skills, competence, and knowledge to succeed in the next phase of their career. Certificates in: Business Advising, Business Analytics, Financial Management, Human Resource Management (Fall 2022) and Leadership and Management

  • Stackable Certificate Pathway to the Online MBA

    Stackable Certificate Pathway to the Online MBA

    Not ready to take on a full master’s program? Our stackable certificate pathway to the MBA degree may be right for you: build your degree one step at a time.


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Roberto Chavez
Graduate Programs Director

rechavez@kent.edu

Cathy L. Z. DuBois, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Graduate and Online Programs

cdubois@kent.edu