Master of Business Administration

Spring 2019 Application Period Will Close Oct. 31!


Fall 2019 Application Period Will Open Oct. 1!


Accelerate your career by earning your Master of Business Administration at Stanislaus State. Designed for working professionals that desire evening classes and the flexibility to take as few or many classes as your schedule permits. Students can complete the program in as few as two years or up to seven years. Our mission is to prepare individuals to become skilled organizational managers and professionals both able and willing to lead people in meeting the many challenges presented by competitive, complex environments.

Areas of Focus: In addition to completing core business classes to obtain comprehensive knowledge of business, you also complete three electives, from one of the following areas (you may take additional electives if beneficial for your career):

  • Accounting: Professionals that desire more accounting knowledge, and those working toward their CPA education license requirements.
  • Finance: Professionals that desire finance and investment knowledge, and those working toward CFA license.
  • General: You have the opportunity to take three electives in any area, providing you with a broad range of topics to include human resource management, operations, CIS, accounting, finance, or marketing, etc.

Concentration coming soon!

  • Business Analytics:  Learn how to collect/analyze big data. Good for professionals in all areas including marketing, operations, management, finance, and accounting, etc. Individual courses in analytics are currently offered (pending campus and CSU Office of the Chancellor approval).

I invite you to browse through our site and learn more about our Master of Business Administration Program here at Stanislaus State.

If you would like to learn more about our program or need further clarification, please feel free to contact me at or at (209) 202-2583.

Katrina Kidd
Director, MBA Programs
Stanislaus State