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College of Business Administration

College of Business Administration

Student Success Center
1001 Business Building
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-6180

Dean's Office
2019 Business Building
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-7227

Curriculum

Curriculum courses within the professional MBA are eight weeks long. Classes start in October, January, March and June.

ACCTG 810- Foundations of Accounting (Fall term - Second 8 weeks)

ECON 815- Economic Analysis for Business (Summer term - 8 weeks)

FINAN 815- Foundations of Finance (Spring term - First 8 weeks)

GENBA 875- PMBA International Business Experience (term specifics are dependent on trip)

GENBA 890- Business Capstone  (Fall/Spring terms - Second 8 weeks, Summer term - 8 weeks)

MANGT 810- Operations and Supply Chain Management (Fall term - Second 8 weeks)

MANGT 820- Managing Organizational Behavior (Fall term - First 8 weeks)

MANGT 830- Information Technology Strategy and Application (Spring term - Second 8 weeks)

MANGT 860- Managing the Triple Bottom Line Business (Spring term - Second 8 weeks)

MANGT 880- Business Strategy (Fall term - First 8 weeks, Summer term - 8 weeks)

MKTG 810-Marketing Concepts and Research (Spring term - First 8 weeks)

Elective - Graduate level 3 credit hours class approved by program director (term specifics are dependent on class selected)

Example of Course Sequencing
  • FALL START
    • Fall 1 - MANGT 820. ACCTG 810
    • Spring 1 - FINAN 815, MANGT 830
    • Summer 1 - ECON 815
    • Fall 2 - Elective, MANGT 810
    • Spring 2 - MKTG 810, MANGT 860
    • Summer 2 - GENBA 875-International Experience
    • Fall 3 - MANGT 880, GENBA 890
  • SPRING START
    • Spring 1 - MKTG 810, MANGT 830
    • Summer 1 - ECON 815
    • Fall 1 - MANGT 820, ACCTG 810
    • Spring 2 - FINAN 815, MANGT 860
    • Summer 2 - Elective
    • Fall 2 - MANGT 880, MANGT 810
    • Spring 3 - GENBA 875-International Experience, GENBA 890

  • ELECTIVE OPTIONS:
    • Fall
      • LEAD 801 - Foundations of Leadership (1st half of semester)
      • MANGT 653 - Business Project Management (full semester)
    • Spring
      • MKTG 844 - Advanced International Marketing (1st half of semester)
    • Summer
      • ACCTG 855 - Financial Statement Analysis and Business Valuation
      • MANGT 662 - Procurement, Logistics and Supply Chain Design
  • FALL START
    • Fall 1 - MANGT 820. ACCTG 810
    • Spring 1 - MKTG 810, MANGT 830
    • Summer 1 - ECON 815
    • Fall 2 - ACCTG 860, MANGT 810
    • Spring 2 - FINAN 815, MANGT 860
    • Summer 2 - GENBA 875-International Trip, GENBA 880
    • Fall 3 - GENBA890-Capstone
  • SPRING START
    • Spring 1 - MKTG 810, MANGT 830
    • Summer 1 - ECON 815
    • Fall 1 - MANGT 820, ACCTG 810
    • Spring 2 - FINAN 815, MANGT 860
    • Summer 2 - GENBA 875-International Trip, GENBA 880
    • Fall 2 - ACCTG 860, MANGT 810, Elective
    • Spring 3 - GENBA 890-Capstone

Learn More

Suzy Auten

Director, PMBA Program
785-532-3992
sauten@k-state.edu 

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