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Kent State University, College of Business Administration


Kent State University, College of Business Administration

The College offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees and has been continuously accredited by AACSB since 1964. With dual accreditation in both business and accounting, the College is home to the Brinzo Lab in the Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation and offers entrepreneurship curriculum for business and non-business students. Hallmarks of the college include an innovative curriculum, industry-experienced faculty, and numerous study abroad opportunities. The College is an Advanced Signatory to the Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME) and an Associate Member of the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative (GRLI).

On-site career advisors are dedicated to business students and alumni for professional development, practical training through internships, job recruitment and career coaching. Offering 10 undergraduate majors, 14 minors, and a Professional Sales Certificate, the BBA program is ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the College is listed as a Best Business Schools by Princeton Review.

Graduate programs include an online MBA that features Quality Matters certified courses in an accelerated format, an in-person MBA offering six concentrations and five dual-degree options, and an Executive MBA. Specialized master's degrees are offered in accounting, business analytics, and economics; while the Ph.D. program features five areas of study in accounting, finance, information systems, management and marketing.



  • Accounting
  • CIS/ MIS
  • Economics/ Managerial Economics
  • Entrepreneurship/ Small Business Admin
  • Finance - incl Banking
  • General Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Supply Chain/ Transport/ Logistics


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  • Public


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* Tuition and fees are displayed in US dollars for ease of comparison, and are accurate as of July 1, 2016. A currency converter is available here, if you wish to see the rates in a different currency.

This profile was updated on September 01, 2021.