M.B.A. Blended

Business Administration (Great Valley)

12 months
45004 USD/year
28196 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Business Administration (Great Valley) program at Pennsylvania State University prepares tomorrow’s leaders in strategic thinking, problem solving, effective communication, innovation, and ethical leadership.


Course work in the Business Administration (Great Valley) at Pennsylvania State University integrates key areas of business, including finance, accounting, marketing, information systems, organizational behavior, leadership, international business, and human resources. The program also offers concentrations in finance, human resource management, and sustainability management.

Courses are offered in a flexible, online-hybrid optional format designed for working adults seeking a degree without career interruption. Premier faculty combine their research with business enterprise expertise to give students a valuable and innovative classroom experience. Our applications-oriented program explores real-world issues through case studies, projects, simulations, and guest lecturers who are leaders in business and industry.

Learning outcome

Upon completion of the MBA program, our graduates will:

  • Integrate theory, research, and practice from all functional areas – accounting, economics, finance, marketing, operations research, management, and organization – to solve business problems within dynamic environments.
  • Critically evaluate and make ethical decisions with consideration for multiple stakeholders.
  • Demonstrate communication behaviors that reflect an awareness of context, relationships, others’ perspectives, and individual as well as organizational goals.
  • Demonstrate an appreciation of technology as a strategic tool.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of business in multicultural contexts and the opportunities and challenges of globalization.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Behavioral Science in Business
  • Positive Organizational Behavior and Wellbeing
  • Strategic Management
  • Statistical Analysis for Managerial Decision Making
  • Financial and Managerial Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Prices and Markets
  • Marketing Management
  • Supply Chain and Operations Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits




Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • professional and academic accomplishments
  • one letter of recommendation
  • a personal statement that provides indications of future academic and professional potential
  • GMAT scores (if applicable).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45004 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45004 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28196 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28196 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Paoli

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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