Graduate Admissions

International Graduate Students

Please note that if you are an international student who requires an I-20 visa, you cannot enroll in our MBA program as our 75% online delivery doesn't allow for a student visa to be issued.

If you are in the U.S. on a work visa, you will need to submit additional information for your application to be complete.

1. TOEFL or IELTS scores

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MBA Curriculum / Course Descriptions

MBA students are required to complete 30 credits; 21 credits of Advanced Required course work and nine (9) credits of Electives that allow students to pursue more in-depth study in areas of special interest.

Prior to taking any Advanced Required courses, students must demonstrate competence in seven business disciplines via recent coursework or online modules.

MBA Program Overview

MBA Students 2The Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend has offered their AACSB-accredited MBA program for 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).

Pittsburgh MBA Program

Penn State Behrend's Pittsburgh MBA ProgramThe MBA in Pittsburgh is an ideal opportunity. Penn State’s academic 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 Black School of Business has been offering for three decades.

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.