The accredited Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree is a 36-credit hour residential program with a focus on real world practice. The program prepares students to apply concepts and principles of various business disciplines in order to become effective in management positions. Students can choose a “fast track” and earn their MBA degree in just 12 months from August to July. The program is designed to accomodate both business and non-business undergraduate students.
Students can choose to earn an MBA with a concentration in one of the following areas:
MBA program graduates will demonstrate
Students who have earned an undergraduate business degree learn the skills they need to succeed in business. It may mean starting in positions just a step below management. However, a Master of Business Administration can set graduates up for higher positions within a corporation. U.S. News & World Report lists the following as top positions for MBA graduates:
*Students with non-business-related degrees are eligible to apply for the MBA program but may be required to complete a series of leveling courses prior to initiating coursework.
WV Resident: $483 per credit hour
Non-resident: $1,048 per credit hour
For program fee information and payment deadlines, visit the Student Services website.
Accreditation: The MBA program in the College of Business & Aviation at Fairmont State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
MBA Program Director
Instructor of Business
JH 116A Jaynes Hall