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The Master of Business Administration degree in Wichita State's W. Frank Barton School of Business prepares students for responsible positions of leadership in business, government, health-related organizations and other institutions. Particular attention is given to developing an understanding of the organization as an integrated system.


We are the oldest and most established program in the state. We are also the only MBA program in Wichita and South-Central Kansas to hold the distinct recognition as being an AACSB-accredited program, the seal of approval for the best business schools in the world.


WSU's Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a traditional, management-based MBA program, offering course work in accounting, business law, economics, management, finance and marketing. A thesis is not required.

Class Structure

Online MBA classes are offered in the 8 weeks online format. The structure offers the flexibility of online learning and allows the students to complete the program in a manageable timeframe. 

 Online MBA Program Snapshot:

Admission Semesters Fall and Spring
Admission Requirements Undergraduate degree, GMAT (some waivers apply), 2 Professional References, Resume, Personal Goals Essay
Cost $454.19 per credit hour
Credit Hours 36 to 51: Based on the need for prerequisites and preparatory courses
Typical Time to Degree Completion 24 - 30 months
Format Online: Readings, audio, video, assignments, discussion boards and exams
Concentrations Offered Marketing, Human Resource Management, Health Care Administration (or get a General MBA)