Master of Business Administration in International Business Online

Gain the advantage in an increasingly global marketplace with an MBA in International Business from Pitt State.

Program Overview


Gain insights into our online MBA in International Business program

$11,250* Total Tuition
As few as 12 months Duration
30 Credit Hours

The Master of Business Administration in International Business online at Pittsburg State University prepares you for management roles within businesses around the globe.

In this online MBA in International Business program, you will gain a broad base of business knowledge, analytical and management skills, a thorough understanding of international trade and finance, and valuable insights regarding the importance of emerging markets in a global economy. You also learn about globalization and its effects on both developed and developing countries.

Core MBA coursework emphasizes vital business competencies such as management-control systems, quantitative business analysis, leadership issues, strategic management, consumer analytics and quality control tools.

This accredited MBA program emphasizes broad preparation in the competencies required of business executives. Coursework includes quantitative business analysis, financial and marketing strategy, leadership management, and practical experience with case methods or simulations. Pitt State students are well-prepared for the job market—the placement rate for Pitt State graduates is approaching 90%.

In this online MBA in International Business program, you will:

  • Understand globalization and its effects on developed and developing countries
  • Gain foundational knowledge on how to implement management-control systems
  • Understand financial strategy, such as financial planning, capital budgeting and cost of capital
  • Learn to confidently perform marketing analysis and planning
  • Complete an experiential exercise in leadership and team-building
  • Understand globalization and its effects on developed and developing countries
  • Gain foundational knowledge on how to implement management-control systems
  • Understand financial strategy, such as financial planning, capital budgeting and cost of capital
  • Learn to confidently perform marketing analysis and planning
  • Complete an experiential exercise in leadership and team-building

Potential career opportunities for graduates include:

  • international trader
  • multinational marketing manager
  • economist
  • global management consultant
  • consultant foreign exchange trader
  • trade specialist
  • import/export coordinator
  • international trade policy advisor
  • global supply chain manager
  • international trader
  • multinational marketing manager
  • economist
  • global management consultant
  • consultant foreign exchange trader
  • trade specialist
  • import/export coordinator
  • international trade policy advisor
  • global supply chain manager

Accreditation

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The Gladys A. Kelce College of Business at Pittsburg State University is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

$11,250* Total Tuition
As few as 12 months Duration
30 Credit Hours

Accreditation

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The Gladys A. Kelce College of Business at Pittsburg State University is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

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Tuition


Our budget-friendly tuition can be paid as you go

Pittsburg State University offers affordable tuition prices. Tuition for the MBA online degree program is the same for in-state and out-of-state students.

*Pittsburg State University's tuition rates and fees are reviewed annually by the Kansas Board of Regents and subject to change prior to each new academic year.

Tuition breakdown:

$11,250* Total Tuition
$375 Per Credit Hour

Tuition breakdown:

$11,250* Total Tuition
$375 Per Credit Hour

Calendar


Our application deadlines and class schedules

This MBA program is delivered in an online format ideal for working professionals, conveniently featuring multiple start dates each year. Get started at PSU—choose the date that works for you.

Please note that all tuition payments are due at 8:00am on the day of the Tuition Deadline.

Now enrolling:

10/3/22 Apply Date
10/17/22 Class Starts
TermProgram Start DateApplication DeadlineDocument DeadlineRegistration DeadlineTuition DeadlineLast Class Day
Fall 18/22/228/8/228/15/228/17/228/19/2210/7/22
Fall 210/17/2210/3/2210/10/2210/12/2210/14/2212/2/22
Spring 11/17/231/2/231/9/231/11/231/13/233/3/23
Spring 23/13/232/27/233/6/233/8/233/10/234/28/23
Summer6/5/235/22/235/29/235/31/236/2/237/21/23
Fall 18/21/238/7/238/14/238/16/238/18/2310/6/23
Fall 210/16/2310/2/2310/9/2310/11/2310/13/2312/1/23

Now enrolling:

10/3/22 Apply Date
10/17/22 Class Starts

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Admissions


What you need to know to apply

We value your experience. At least three years in a managerial role gives you a foundation for success in the MBA online program from Pittsburg State University, meaning no prerequisites or leveling courses are required regardless of your undergraduate degree specialization. Please review these admission requirements so you can get started on your online MBA.

Admission Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.7 or higher
  • No GMAT

Admission Requirements:

The following criteria are used for admission to the MBA online program:

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or an earned master's or higher professional degree
  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.7 or higher
  • No GMAT
  • Resume that demonstrates a minimum of 3 years of significant, full-time managerial experience
    • This is defined as experience managing people, financial resources or customer relationships beyond a basic supervisory level. Roles that would typically qualify include those in which applicants have administrative responsibility for hiring/firing and training staff, fiscal/budget management, account management, project management, and/or contract negotiations. This also includes business owner-managers and entrepreneurs.
    • Additionally, applicants who possess professional licensure are encouraged to apply. Examples include PMP, CPA, CFA, CMA, AIA, CSA, CDMP, PE, FMP, CME and CPCU.
    • Applicants who possess previous or current military experience in a leadership capacity are encouraged to apply as well.
    • Resume must be uploaded during the application. If resume is not received with the application, then you will have to reapply.
  • Official transcripts, submitted directly from all colleges/universities attended

Transcripts and other documents should be mailed to:

Pittsburg State University

Graduate and Continuing Studies

ATTN: Janet Miller

1701 South Broadway Street

Pittsburg, KS 66762

Official electronic transcripts can be emailed to Janet Miller at [email protected]

Courses


Read about our MBA in International Business online classes

In order to remain in the program, the student must successfully complete (with A/B grade) their first two online courses.

You must take the following courses:
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Focuses on the design, evaluation, and effective implementation of management control systems using a case-based format.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Tools of managerial economics, decision making under uncertainty, forecasting, regression analysis, and linear programming.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
An in-depth study of leadership, organizational design and the interactions between individuals, groups and organizations. Emphasis will be given to an experiential exercise in leadership and team-building. Other topics include organizational behavior, motivation, HRM, and other management processes.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Concepts and methods for incorporating social responsiveness and public policy analysis into the strategic decision making of the firm.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Financial management of the firm, emphasizing financial planning, capital budgeting and cost of capital. Case method.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Management-oriented approach to marketing analysis and planning emphasizing the behavioral sciences, and economics and marketing theory.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
The student assumes the role of a decision-maker exercising all management functions to implement policy based on effective management strategy. Case method or simulation. FIN 836 Financial Strategy, MKTG 839 Marketing Strategy, and to have completed a total of 12 hours of graduate level courses.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Comprehensive reading and research in various fields of economics.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Concepts and methods for incorporating global variables and conditions into the strategic decision-making of the firm.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 3
Study of specific advanced topics in international business.
Pittstate Faculty Steve Horner

"Read and listen to daily reports of economic and business activity such as "What's News" in The Wall Street Journal; local and regional newspapers; PBS NewsHour; and CNN."

Dr. Stephen V. Horner

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