Challenge yourself and take your career to the next level with an MBA from the Coles College of Business. Our highly ranked, internationally accredited Kennesaw & Galleria MBA program is designed for the working Metro Atlanta professional. With our part-time program, you can complete your degree in as little as 18 months or take as long as six years.
You’re Driven, So Are We
At Coles College we believe in reaching for more - and we know you do too. Our curriculum
will give you a deeper knowledge of every business function, helping you take on high-level
projects and business initiatives with confidence. Our faculty are leaders in their
fields, giving you access to research and ideas that you can immediately apply in
Flexible and Accessible
Our MBA program is delivered at convenient times and locations that fit your busy schedule. Most courses meet once a week with your choice of evening or weekend sessions. We offer courses in both the Fall and Spring semesters, plus over the Summer.
If you elect the “Kennesaw Option,” courses are offered on the Kennesaw State University
campus. Most on-campus courses are offered once each week, Monday-Thursday, starting
at 5pm or 8pm. The “Galleria Option” is housed in the Cobb Galleria complex and offers
classes Monday-Thursday, starting at 6pm.
The core curriculum of the Coles MBA consists of eight required courses. Additionally, you must take four electives (one of which must be international in content). Three of the electives (12 credit hours) may be any 8000-level course included in KSU’s MBA Program. You can choose to tailor your degree in the following areas: general management, operations, finance, economics, marketing, entrepreneurship, business information systems, international business and human resources.
View the KSU Graduate Catalog for course listing and descriptions. If your undergraduate degree is not in business, you may be required to take prerequisites courses in Accounting, Finance, and Statistics before beginning the program.
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Our MBA is ranked #1 in the State among public institutions and 28th in the nation by US News & World Report - 2018.
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Current MBA students on the Kennesaw campus can obtain a Graduate Certificate in Six Sigma Green Belt Methods through our joint program with the Department of Statistics and Analytical Sciences. Learn more here.