Traditional MBA

The School of Business of Alcorn State University offers the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program with general business emphasis. The MBA program is designed to prepare students for leadership roles in today’s competitive global business environment. The program provides the opportunity to obtain advanced training in business administration, contributing to the advancement of knowledge, and, in keeping with the overall mission of Alcorn State University, assists in the preparation of global leaders who will be equipped to play an important role in the future development of the state, nation and global economies.

The program curriculum is academically rigorous, practice-focused, and is aligned with the needs of current and emerging careers. It is infused with values that help transform students into ethically prudent leaders. We take pride in small class sizes, resulting in individualized attention and care for our students.

The MBA program consists of 30 credit hours and all courses are delivered fully online. We strive to be as flexible as possible to accommodate the unique needs of a diverse range of learners. Students may be admitted to the MBA program and begin study at the beginning of any 8-week term (fall 1 or 2, spring 1 or 2, or summer 1 or 2). Full-time students could graduate from the program in as little as one year.

Students who are seeking the MBA degree must hold a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or its international equivalent, as evaluated by a NACES member agency.