Kennesaw State University (Coles) MBA


  • AACSB Accredited
  • 100% Online
  • undergraduate GPA 3:22
  • This part-time program is designed for full-time professionals like student who want to earn their MBA without the restrictions of set class times and locations.
  • No GMAT required in most cases.


  • Upon entering the KSU WebMBA program, foundation knowledge is required in the areas of financial accounting, managerial accounting, corporate finance and business statistics.
  • This is satisfied either through successful completion of these undergraduate courses or online modules available for purchase through KSU.
  • Number of Credit Hours: 30
  • Completion in About 20 months

Online MBA Benefits

  • Best in Class, Virtual Team-Based Learning
  • Highly Experienced and Committed Faculty
  • Relevant Content
  • Focused Format
  • Online Convenience and Flexibility
  • Quick Return on Investment
  • No GMAT Required in Most Cases

Admission Requirements

  • Applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree (in any field) from a regionally accredited institution or its equivalent in the case of those with an international education background
  • Nature and total years of full-time professional experience
  • Academic achievement as demonstrated on official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Additional information may be requested in order to better assess the candidate’s preparedness to enter the program.

Entry Terms

  • Fall, spring

Program Tuition

  • $24,470 (includes upfront $800 orientation fee)

Students Ranking

  • Best in reputation
  • Best Student happiness
  • Best Buy Online Masters
  • Ranked No. 22 globally

US News and World Report Ranking

  • The KSU WebMBA is ranked as one of the top-75 online MBA programs in America
  • Ranked as a top-100 online MBA
  • #36 in Best Online Master’s in Computer Information Technology Programs
  • #66 in Best Online Master’s in Engineering Programs
  • #74 in Best Online MBA Programs
  • #96 in Best Online Master’s in Education Programs
  • #125 in Best Online Master’s in Nursing Programs
  • #240 in Best Online Bachelor’s Programs



CEO Magazine Ranking

  • KSU’s WebMBA program is ranked #56 in CEO Magazine’s 2020 Global Online MBA Rankings

Class Profile

  • As of fall 2020, the KSU WebMBA has over 180 students.
  • The average entering student has a 3.22 undergraduate GPA and ten years of professional experience. Approximately 40% of the incoming class identify as belonging to one or more racial minority groups and 54% identify as female.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

  • Student must be fully accepted in order to qualify for any financial aid.
  • Students must be in a degree seeking program to qualify for financial aid.
  • Non-degree programs, such as certificate programs or teacher certification add-on programs, may not qualify for financial aid according to federal guidelines.

Acceptance Rate

  • 90%