Flexible and Affordable

MBA Tailored for International Students

Obtain your MBA while living anywhere in the United States.

The hybrid MBA program at SSU offers the freedom to live anywhere in the United States.

  • Each course is 7 weeks.
  • Classes meet in person 3 times during the 7-week course. The remaining classes are held online!
  • Required attendance to the Portsmouth, Ohio campus is only 3 times per 7-week course. All travel costs to and from SSU’s campus are at the student’s expense.
  • Attend classes full-time and complete your MBA in as little as 12 months.

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Program at a glance:
  • Start Date: Multiple Start Dates are available. Contact the MBA Program Director to learn more:
  • Program Length: 12 months full-time
  • Credit Hours: 30
  • Course Length: 7 weeks
  • Transfer Credits Accepted: 9
  • Graduate Tuition Cost: Learn more

What can you do with this degree?

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Information Systems
  • Health Services Management
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Operations and Project Management
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship
  • Sustainability Management
  • Technical Communication Supervisor
  • Executive Leadership
  • Business Development Manager

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Do you think that you might be interested in this degree? Contact the Director of International Programs, Ryan Warner, at (740) 351-3127 or to learn more.

Degree Requirements

Courses & Requirements
30 Hours Total
Course Hours
Entrepreneurship & Growth 3
Information Systems for Management 3
Innovation & Leadership 3
Integrative Marketing Management 3
Regulation & Ethics in Business 3
Risk & Financial Management 3
Strategic Data Analytics 3
Strategic Supply Chain Management 3
Strategic Profitability Analysis 3
Capstone Experience 3

Note: Applied Capstone Experience – Portfolio and Applied Capstone Experience – Internship will be offered each 7 weeks as needed and should only be taken during your last term.

SSU student in Business classroom

About the C.H. Lute School of Business

The C.H. Lute School of Business at Shawnee State University prepares leaders, problem-solvers, and innovators of tomorrow. Here, we believe in applied learning. That means you get the opportunity to go beyond theory to put your skills to work through unique hands-on experiences, internships and practicums.

Kricker Innovation Hub

Enhanced Experiences through the Kricker Innovation Hub

Shawnee State University recently opened its Kricker Innovation Hub, a facility designed to inspire entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity, in downtown Portsmouth near the west entrance to Shawnee State’s campus.

Through the Kricker Innovation Hub, students, faculty and business leaders have the opportunity to collaborate on projects and access resources for business development. Shawnee State business majors have participated in business pitch competitions, entrepreneurship boot camps and business start-up events offered through the Hub.

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