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Business Administration - Management, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months


The Main Track provides an integrated sequence of required courses and additional elective courses in selected concentrations.  Having a different integrated sequence of required courses, the FEMBA Track provides unspecified - and possibly interdisciplinary - elective courses that can be tailored to the specific professional needs of different groups of students.


Officially accredited/recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Business Administration (3)
  • Management and Organizational Behavior (3)
  • Sustainability, CSR, and Business Ethics (3)
  • Seminar: Strategic Planning (3)
  • Seminar: Leadership (3)
  • Employee Motivation and Work Behavior (3)
  • Power and Politics in Organizations (3)
  • Seminar: International Management (3)
  • Applied Research Methods in Management (3)
  • Special Topics in Management (1- 3)
  • Entrepreneurship (3)
  • Seminar Human Resource Management (3)
  • Project Management (3)
  • Management Case Research (3)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

To be admitted to the program, students must fulfill University requirements for admission to graduate study and College requirements for admission to the MBA program.  Applicants are admitted based on a comprehensive review of their work experience, prior education, GMAT or GRE scores, and letters of recommendation. Applicants must submit a separate graduate program application to the College of Business and Economics.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    9504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9504 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    9504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9504 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State Applies to you

    8064 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8064 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Los Angeles

  • 1520 - 2570 USD/month
    Living Costs

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