Advance in your organization - Shift your career to a new industry – Hold the title of MBA
The NKU MBA program is designed for working professionals to take their career to new heights. The program is flexible in scheduling and format and allows students to emphasize topics that interest them most and are in the most demand in the marketplace.
Our admissions process is designed to be highly selective. We have required and recommended elements to the process, all of which we will consider together as a single portfolio in evaluating applications. Applicants should assemble the strongest mix of elements below to comprise their application package.
The following items are required for application to the MBA program:
*Students are required to take the GMAT or GRE if their transcripts do not show evidence of successful completion of quantitative courses. Although scores make up only one factor in the admissions process, it is anticipated that successful applicants will have a minimum overall score of 520 on the GMAT (comparable GRE scores will also be considered).
All requirements should be sent to the NKU Office of Graduate Education.
Northern Kentucky University
Office of Graduate Education
302 Lucas Administrative Center
Highland Heights, KY 41099
Phone: (859) 572-6364
Fax: (859) 572-6670
The Haile Foundation has generously agreed to provide scholarships for deserving MBA students. The stipulations for the scholarships are listed below along with application specifics. A call for scholarship applications will go out to those qualified to apply.
The professors have a wealth of real-world experience, and the topics that we cover in the courses can be directly applied to our careers. I have also had the chance to work with students from many different backgrounds, which has enhanced the learning experience for everyone involved with the MBA program. I am very pleased with my choice to study at NKU, and I know that this decision will help advance my career in the near future.
-Ryan Wilker, MBA
WORK LIFE BALANCE
This 33-hour program enables students to work full time and take classes on-campus in the evening or online. We know your time is valuable so we’ve built this MBA so that you can move quickly through the curriculum with 5-week courses.
MEET YOUR CAREER GOALS
Design your own path through the courses to best fit your needs and future career goals.In addition to your MBA foundation courses, your MBA will include emphasis areas from the following in-demand stacks: Finance, Leadership or Innovation Through Competitive Intelligence.
INCREASE YOUR EARNING POTENTIAL
According to an annual survey by the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC) the median starting salary for MBA graduates hit $110,000 in 2017.