Master of Business Administration

When you earn your MBA from The University of Kansas, you’ll receive a well-rounded education that not only supports your career goals, but also incorporates both the theoretical background and practical experience needed to succeed in today's ever-changing global economy. Two types of MBA programs are offered at KU: 1) the Full-Time MBA based in Lawrence for those seeking a career change. 2) The Online MBA, for those seeking career enhancement.

The Full-Time Program includes 48 hours of coursework and can be completed in 16 months (3 semesters, plus a summer internship). The program is cohort-based and special emphasis is placed on experiential learning. Elective options are available in Finance, Marketing, Supply Chain Management, and Business Analytics. New students are admitted each fall semester. New students are admitted in the fall semester.

The Online MBA program includes 42 hours of coursework that can be completed in about two and a half years. The program is lock-step, with students taking two courses per semester. New students are admitted fall, spring, and summer.

The KU MBA programs are designed for business leaders, from the recent college graduate to the seasoned executive. If you are looking to advance, re-brand, change industries, or start your own business, a KU MBA will open the doors to new possibilities.