Master of Business Administration

East Tennessee State University

M.B.A. On Campus Online
12 months
1442 USD/credit
1442 USD/credit
601 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Master of Business Administration program at the East Tennessee State University is a general, broad-based degree that focuses on understanding the organizational, financial, and operational management of organizations from a local, regional, and global perspective.


East Tennessee State University's Master of Business Administration programs provide practical hands-on education that will enhance career options and opportunities. The MBA degree is suited for students or professionals across many career fields and is the key to success in both large and small organizations.

The MBA program is delivered three different ways: on-campus, online, and in an accelerated professional format. This allows students to choose the education that suits their educational preferences.

Educational Opportunities

  • The capstone experience provides student-led teams the opportunity to gain real world experience by solving problems for actual businesses within the region. Students work with their clients and faculty coaches to deliver key strategy recommendations for each project. 
  • The teams apply knowledge taught throughout the curriculum, providing them with a practical learning experience while offering valuable insights to the businesses they are assisting. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Essentials of Accounting 
  • Essentials of Economics 
  • Essentials of Statistics 
  • Essentials of Finance 
  • Essentials of Management 
  • Essentials of Marketing 
  • Legal and Social Responsibility 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • An undergraduate GPA of 2.5 (International students must have a 3.0)
  • A minimum GMAT score of 450 (waived if applicant has an AACSB-accredited undergraduate degree in a business discipline with an overall minimum 3.5 GPA)
  • A personal statement about why the student wishes to pursue this degree
  • An official transcript from every college or university where the applicant has taken courses

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1442 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1442 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    601 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 601 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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