Master of Business Administration

The Penn State Harrisburg MBA program satisfies individual needs for professional growth and fosters lifelong learning. Students may expect to gain problem-solving and critical-thinking skills as well as technical expertise, desirable attitudes and values, and participative strengths. The program emphasizes oral and written communication, research, integration of concepts throughout the curriculum and cross-functional approaches.

The MBA program welcomes full-time and part-time students. Many students in the program are employees of area businesses, state and local governments, and not-for-profit organizations, who study on a part-time basis.

Courses blend classroom and online delivery and are held at Penn State Harrisburg, in Middletown, Pa.

Students may elect to take courses in “tracks” organized around a common theme and designed to be integrative and cohesive.

The tracks provide competencies and skill sets for decision making in several areas:

  • Accounting
  • E-business
  • Human Resource Management
  • Financial Analysis
  • General Business
  • Information Systems
  • Supply Chain Management

Degree Conferred: M.B.A.

Graduate study also available in Engineering Management


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