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Kent State University, College of Business Administration

Kent State University’s College of Business Administration is accredited by AACSB in both business and accounting. The College offers 10 undergraduate majors, 14 minors and a Professional Sales Certificate program. Undergraduate majors include accounting, business management, computer information systems, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, general business, human resource management, managerial marketing and marketing.

The MBA program, delivered online and in-person, has six concentrations, five dual-degree options, an Executive MBA, plus specialized master's degrees in accounting, business analytics, and economics. The College offers a comprehensive Ph.D. program with areas of study in accounting, finance, information systems, management and marketing.


The College ranks among the top 100 public business undergraduate programs in the 2018 U.S. News and World Report and 45th in 2016 by Bloomberg Businessweek based on an employer survey of how well schools prepared students for jobs. The College is ranked as one of the nation’s Best Business Schools by Princeton Review, and Tier One for both MBA and Executive MBA programs by CEO Magazine.


Hallmarks of the college include an innovative curriculum, industry-experienced faculty, numerous study abroad opportunities, and an on-site Career Services Office dedicated to business students and alumni for professional development, practical training through internships, job recruitment and career coaching.


  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • CIS/ MIS
  • Management


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  • Online

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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 August 18, 2019.