MBA Program Overview


MBA Students 2The Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend has offered their AACSB- accredited MBA program for almost three decades.  There are three options to completing the Master of Business Administration degree.

  1. The MBA in Pittsburgh - Ideal for ambitious professionals as our hybrid MBA offers both convenience and flexibility.  The program features 75% instruction in an online environment coupled with faculty instruction four to five times a semester, per three credit course, at the Regional Learning Alliance in Cranberry Woods.
  2. The MBA in Erie for part-time students - Evening classes for working professionals who desire in-class instruction. Some courses are offered in a blended and online format.
  3. The MBA in Erie for full-time students - For those who aspire to complete the MBA in an accelerated format and elevate their skill set, enroll full time. Your resume will stand out from your peers.

By joining the program, you will immediately become a more thoughtful decision-maker. The faculty emphasize continual application of best practices, applied research, in addition to forward-thinking ideas.  You will be challenged to implement these new tools in your workplace.

Curriculum (Word)  /  PDF

Semester Dates and Application Deadlines


MBA Student Handbook (Word)  /  PDF


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