Michigan State University

Michigan State University
Broad College of Business
220 Trowbridge Road
East Lansing, MI 48824

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2017 Business Week Ranking: Full-time MBA: 29th
2017 Forbes Ranking: Full-time, 2-year MBA: 25th
2017 Economist Ranking: Full-time MBA: 46th
2018 Financial Times Ranking: Full-time MBA: 72nd


Michigan State University holds the AACSB accreditation.

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Full-time MBA

East Lansing
2-year, full-time program
SpecializationFinance, HR Management, Marketing, Supply Chain Management
Admission Requirements
  • A four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent
Application Checklist
  • One-page resume
  • GMAT or GRE scores
  • Two personal essays
  • Two references
  • TOEFL, IELTS or PTE for international candidates
  • Evaluative interview

Executive MBA

Detroit, East Lansing, Troy
Executive MBA program
Classes meet every other weekend on Friday evening (6 p.m.-10 p.m.) and all day on Saturday (8 a.m.-5 p.m.).
Admission Requirements
  • A bachelors degree in the business administration, engineering, arts, sciences, engineering from an accredited university or college
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience
Application Checklist
  • Official academic transcripts from all prior academic institutions
  • Two essays
  • Personal interview
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Completed online application

Master of Science in Healthcare Management

Online program
SpecializationHealthcare Leadership, Healthcare Compliance
Cost$950 per credit hour plus books, materials and student fees.
Application fee$100
Admission Requirements
  • Be currently employed in the healthcare industry, including hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, physician associations, surgical centers, medical suppliers, assisted care facilities, device manufacturers, insurance companies, consulting, or public policy
  • Have a 4-year bachelor’s degree from a regionally or nationally accredited institution
  • Have a cumulative undergraduate grade-point average of 3.00 in the last two years of your program
  • Have a high degree of potential for advancement to an organizational leadership role
  • Have some background knowledge of and exposure to word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations
Application Checklist
  • Transcripts from other regionally or nationally accredited institutions, the official undergraduate transcript is required and must include a conferral date. Michigan State University transcripts are not required.
  • Three letters of recommendations from professional, work-related references, preferably supervisors
  • A statement of purpose that describes relevant education and work experience, and describes how the applicant intends to apply the degree to his or her career to help achieve career goals. The statement should be 250–1,000 words
  • Resume (with detailed work experience)


East Lansing
Dual program
A joint degree with the Michigan State University's College of Law.

MBA/Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

East Lansing
Dual program
A joint degree program offered in partnership with the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine.


East Lansing
Dual program
A dual degree program in collaboration with the College of Human Medicine.

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