Graduate Admissions

International Graduate Students

 

Individuals with international academic credentials will need to submit additional information for their applications to be complete. If you are an international student who requires an I-20 visa, you should submit your complete application six months prior to the start of the semester in which you wish to begin your studies.  For fall 2015 admission consideration, applicants will need to submit a complete application before February 17, 2015.

In addition to the application requirements, individuals with international credentials must also submit:

MBA Course Descriptions

Foundation Core: 15 credits

B ADM 501 Costs, Competition, and Market Performance (6 credits) – A project-oriented investigation into the critical principles of accounting, economics, and finance.

MBA Curriculum

 

As a student in the MBA program, you will be required to complete between 30 and 45 credits depending on the undergraduate background. The curriculum includes:

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.  Our program is offered both in Pittsburgh and on campus in Erie.

How to Apply to the MBA Program

 

Requirements:

To be considered for enrollment in the MBA program at Penn State Behrend, you must have received a bachelor's degree from a regionally-accredited institution under residence and credit conditions substantially equivalent to those required by Penn State. International applicants must hold the equivalent of an American four-year baccalaureate degree and must submit scores for the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or the IELTS (International English Language Testing System).

The MBA at Penn State Behrend

Penn State Behrend MBA studentsTake yourself and your career to the next level with a Master of Business Administration degree from the Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend. This program offers the power and prestige of a Penn State degree while giving you one-on-one interaction with engaging faculty and peers from a wide range of fields.

Pittsburgh MBA Program

Penn State Behrend's Pittsburgh MBA ProgramThe MBA in Pittsburgh is an ideal opportunity. Penn State’s quality is known worldwide, and, with our online format, you’ll have the flexibility to participate at your convenience.

The Pittsburgh MBA is taught by the same faculty and offers the same curriculum that Penn State Behrend’s Sam and Irene Black School of Business has been offering for almost three decades.