The modular design of the program allows for employability and early career success in many jobs such as: technical sales, new business developer, technical support, brand manager, production planner, operations analyst, purchasing agent, operations manager, plant accountant and project manager. Graduates of IBE will be well-prepared to complete graduate studies, if they choose. With an appropriate GPA, a graduate will be able to complete the MBA at Penn State Behrend (30 credit hours) or the Masters in Project Management (online Penn State degree).
Penn State Behrend also offers certificate programs that allow IBE students to further enhance their degrees, including the SAP certificate and the Oracle Certificate.
Why Choose Penn State Behrend for Your IBE Degree?
- Penn State Behrend's IBE program is one of the first and only of its kind in the country, and the only one in the Penn State system.
- Penn State Behrend's business programs are accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), the premier accrediting agency for schools of business. Only 15 percent of colleges and universities worldwide have obtained this designation, including world-class business schools like Harvard, Wharton, Stanford, and Yale.
- The School of Business is listed in U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Business Schools and the Princeton Review’s Best 300 Business Schools.
- The School of Engineering is a U.S. News & World Report Top 50 undergraduate engineering school