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Full-Time One Year MBA Option

The Full-time option is an engaging cohort-based, one-year program, which starts each Fall semester. Students complete the one-year program at the end of the Summer in the following year.  Students attend classes during the day and night in Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters. 

Graduate Assistantships are available to a limited number of top applicants.

Cohorts participate in our MBA Practicum Business Cases each year. Students work with regional organizations and companies applying their coursework to real situations and needs. 

WKU's Full-time MBA recently ranked in the top 20% in the US. The full-time program joins our professional (PMBA) and online programs as a top US MBA program based upon learning. WKU's excellent faculty, talented students, and applied curriculum are leading to great outcomes.

Don't Have an Undergraduate Business Degree? No Problem!

Our innovative, 4.5 credit-hour, on-demand "MBA Foundation Modules" fully prepare you for the 10 MBA courses. On-demand modules allow you to work at your own pace preparing you for core courses in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Information Systems, Marketing, and Management.

Application Information:

Applying for the Graduate School at WKU is a quick and simple process. Visit the WKU MBA application page to find out how.

Admission Requirements:

  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.75
  • GMAT Score of 500
  • Written GMAT of 3.5
  • GAP Exception: You may be considered if you have a GAP score of 1100 (GMAT + (GPA x 200))
  • Applicants who have earned an undergraduate degree in business from an AACSB accredited university with a GPA of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale are not required to take the GMAT.

Visit the WKU MBA admission requirements page for details about what you need to be accepted into the WKU MBA program.

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