Business Administration, M.B.A.

Develop your capacity for leadership, collaboration, and fresh thinking in a global marketplace.

Our Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) programs take your ideas – and your expertise – to the next level. Whether you are advancing through the ranks of an international corporation or re-entering the workplace, your Park M.B.A. is the edge you need to succeed in business.

Locations & Learning Options

Park University offers a flexible M.B.A. program without sacrificing academic excellence. M.B.A. courses are offered in an eight-week format which provides the opportunity to complete your graduate degree in as few as 15 months.

Our M.B.A. program is available entirely online as well as at the following locations in a blended format:

The versatility of Park University’s M.B.A. allows you to tailor electives to your professional interests. You may select to pursue a general M.B.A., or chose from one of the following formal areas of concentration:

  • Business Analytics
  • Disaster and Emergency Management
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management Accounting
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Public Accounting
  • Quality and Innovation Management



Graduate Admissions Requirements

Applicants must:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited United States institution of higher learning or a degree equivalent to a United States bachelor’s degree from an accredited foreign institution.
  • Have a minimum 2.75 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) from all colleges and universities attended; and,
  • Students with a cumulative grade point average below 2.75 may be considered for conditional admission. Submission of additional documentation may be requested by the Program Director.

Admission to Park University’s M.B.A. program is open to graduates of all fields of undergraduate study.

Types of Admission

Students will be admitted to the M.B.A. program with one of the following statuses:

  1. Full Admission – Applicants who meet all admission requirements and the Office of Graduate Admissions has received all necessary documents, are granted full admission.
  2. Provisional Admission – Students may be admitted to a program on a provisional basis. The provisional status will be removed when applicants submit test scores or other required documents. Students accepted provisionally must submit complete and satisfactory records before completing 12 credit hours in the graduate program.
  3. Conditional Admission – In certain exceptional cases, a student who does not meet the minimum grade point average requirement, but who presents other evidence of ability to succeed in a graduate program, may be granted provisional admission by the director of the graduate program in which the applicant is applying, in concurrence with the dean or designee. The probationary status may be removed after the student has demonstrated academic ability by maintaining a “B” average for the first six credit hours of graduate courses, with no grade lower than a “B”.
Kirby Brown

Kirby R. Brown

Dean, College of Management

Dr. Greg Moore

Associate Dean, Graduate Programs
Associate Professor of Finance

Stacy Yeager_Okosi

Dr. Stacy Yeager-Okosi

Director of Masters of Business Administration
Assistant Professor

Dr. Brad Kleindl

Professor of Marketing

Jolene Lampton

Dr. Jolene A. Lampton

Professor of Management/Accounting

Park’s M.B.A. curriculum is ideal for working professionals. You’ll collaborate on team assignments and gain hands-on knowledge through projects and case study analyses.


  • Entrepreneur
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Production Operations Manager
  • Financial Planner
  • Information Technology Director
Park graduates at commencement
students in class

Program Highlights

Accredited. Innovative. Personalized.

Our M.B.A. program is a student-centered learning environment designed to train responsible, innovative business leaders and entrepreneurial thinkers. We’ll teach you to apply the latest knowledge and techniques to make smart, savvy business decisions. Our classes feature low student to faculty ratio – on average, 18:1, ensuring you’ll get personalized attention.

Program highlights

  • Our online M.B.A. program constantly is in the top 150 nationwide U.S. News and World Report ranking.
  • Our highly qualified faculty possess a combination of business expertise and academic scholarship. Instructors have real-world, professional and teaching experience, including online instruction.
  • Park is a modern educational community strengthened by diversity and more than a century of commitment to quality education.
  • Our graduate programs give students opportunities to network with prospective employers.
  • Coursework promotes entrepreneurship and practical training via case studies and real-life experiences.
  • The interdisciplinary approach of our graduate program makes for well-rounded graduates who are highly productive in the workforce and highly valuable to employers.

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Park University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.