The Western Kentucky University MBA program strives on the success of its students
inside and outside of the classroom. More than just a business education degree, our
MBA focuses on providing a real-world business experience. We offer three competitive
and affordable AACSB Accredited MBA programs that are tailored to the needs of the
students. We have also recently introduced two business certificates. Learn more about
our program options and certificates below.
Full-Time One Year MBA
The accelerated Full-Time MBA option allows students to complete their degree in just
12 months. Each cohort begins in the Fall semester and goes through until the following
summer semester. Students meet in the afternoon and night for classes on WKU's campus
and the historic Fountain Square park in Downtown Bowling Green. This 30-hour program
provides students with real world business cases and has the versatility to prepare
them for an array of different careers.
The Professional "Executive" MBA (PMBA) is a weekend program that is positioned for
working professionals with 5 or more years of applicable experience who are seeking
additional business knowledge or career advancement. Each cohort begins in the Fall
semester. The PMBA program has repeatedly ranked in the top 10% of MBA programs in
The Online MBA is highly ranked in both curriculum and affordability, and students
can complete the program in as little as 12 months. Ease of access, relevant business
teaching, and knowledgable professors make this program very desireable. Students
have the advantage of completing this program anywhere as it is 100% online.