San Diego State University

College of Business Administration

Introduction
AACSB Accredited

Building on a tradition of excellence

For nearly 60 years, the College of Business Administration at San Diego State University has established itself as a leader and innovator in business education. With an impressive list of alumni, widely respected faculty and a ground-breaking curriculum, the college continues to educate talented leaders who are equipped with theoretical knowledge and real world experience.

The College of Business Administration has been ranked in the most recent U.S. News & World Report survey as one of the top ten best business schools in California and among the 50 best public business schools in the United States.

SDSU has the only MBA program in the San Diego area that is ranked among the best in the nation by Forbes, U.S. News & World Report, and Bloomberg Businessweek. It is also the only state-supported MBA program in Southern California that is ranked among the best in the nation by Military Times. (Rankings & Accolades)

Through a series of advisory boards, mentoring programs and educational centers, the college has developed long-standing ties with the business community, providing us with real-world insight on the skills and education required for our graduates to become valuable within the global marketplace. Below is a listing of some of the innovative resources and programs offered to SDSU students:

  • With many students expressing a talent for entrepreneurship, the nationally recognized Lavin Entrepreneurship Center and recent addition of the entrepreneurship minor offered to all undergraduates regardless of major provides students the educational foundation they need to build a successful enterprise.
  • As one of the first of its kind on the West Coast, the Wells Fargo Financial Markets Laboratory offers business students and faculty the tools to research, process and analyze real-time economic and financial data.
  • The professional selling and sales management specialization was developed with 3M Company in response to the increasing global demand for college graduates with sales and management skills. SDSU is one of only two universities in the state of California to offer a sales specialization program to undergraduates.

These resources and programs represent only a small part of rich offerings available to SDSU's students.

Our outstanding research, award-winning faculty and dedication to developing classes and coursework designed to meet the challenges of today's business environment place SDSU's College of Business Administration among the elite business schools from around the globe.

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EMBA

Executive MBA

Campus Full time 22 months August 2018 USA San Diego

SDSU’s Executive MBA program is proud to have a talented and diverse body of students drawing from one of the most dynamic areas in the country, California. [+]

Experience of a Lifetime SDSU’s EMBA program is proud to have a talented and diverse body of students drawing from one of the most dynamic areas in the country. Our access to great faculty and inspiring guest speakers fosters a stimulating environment, preparing Executive MBA students, to be transformational and inspiring leaders themselves. So much so that 94% would recommend the program to those looking to achieve significant ROI. San Diego State University's Executive MBA program has been recently ranked among the top 66 best EMBA programs in the world according to Bloomberg Businessweek. We are proud to share the following announcement: San Diego State University's Executive MBA program has been recently ranked among the top 66 best EMBA programs in the world according to the latest survey by Bloomberg Businessweek. SDSU's EMBA program is ranked among other leading business schools such as the University of Wisconsin, Purdue, Georgia Tech, Rice, and Rutgers. The Executive MBA programs rankings are based on surveys of EMBA program directors as well as EMBA students. SDSU's Executive MBA program was founded in 1990 and has graduated more than 700 students who have gone on to become top executives in a number of companies and organizations as well as successful entrepreneurs. Congratulations to all EMBA students, alumni, faculty and staff. Your hard work and dedication have helped earn the SDSU program this prestigious recognition as one of the leading Executive MBA programs in the world. San Diego State University's Executive MBA program has been recently... [-]

MBA

Master of Business Administration

Campus Full time Part time 18 - 48 months August 2018 USA San Diego + 1 more

San Diego State University’s MBA program has a general management focus. Through a range of activities that include projects, presentations, and written reports, the MBA curriculum develops the capacity to formulate and communicate strategies to solve business problems and pursue opportunities. [+]

San Diego State University’s MBA program has a general management focus. Through a range of activities that include projects, presentations, and written reports, the MBA curriculum develops the capacity to formulate and communicate strategies to solve business problems and pursue opportunities. Students customize their programs of study to match their career goals. Students can specialize in: MBA Specializations (Optional) Finance Marketing Accounting Management Entrepreneurship Project Management Information Systems* International Business Supply Chain Management Health Services Administration *SDSU’s MBA degree, when completed with a specialization in Information Systems, is a STEM designated degree. Rankings and Accolades -US Top 100 MBA programs by US News & World Report (2015) -#16 Best Value College by Forbes (2015) -Join the ranks of the 280,000 proud Aztec Alumni -US News & World Report – 10 MBAs With the Most Financial Value at Graduation – 2014 -Value Colleges – Best Value Master's in Management Programs – 2015 -Professional Woman's Magazine – Top MBA Schools for Women – 2014 -Hispanic Network Magazine – Best of the Best Top MBA Programs for Hispanics – 2015 -Military Times – Best MBA Schools for Vets – 2016 -Forbes – America's Most Entrepreneurial Universities – 2015 Part-Time, Evening Programs Available Part-time MBA students generally take two classes each semester. Depending on the degree program and the previous coursework of the individual student, the program can be completed in three to four years on a part-time basis. Class schedules are arranged in order to meet the needs of students who can only... [-]

Sports MBA - MBA in Sports Management

Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 USA San Diego

Ranked #4 worldwide - The SDSU MBA in Sports Management prepares students to meet the challenges and demands of careers in Sports. January start date. 12 months intensive + 6 month placement [+]

CHOSEN AS ONE OF THE TOP 5 BEST MASTER’S DEGREES IN SPORTS MANAGEMENT IN THE WORLD BY SPORTS BUSINESS MAGAZINE 2017 San Diego State University Strong Assets In choosing the right graduate program to study sports business, there are a number of factors to consider. Below are the principle reasons why we believe that SDSU Sports MBA is the ideal place to pursue an MBA focused on sports. We believe that our recent ranking of #4 globally in Sports Business International, the leading ranking for Postgraduate Sports Business programs, reflects the work we and our alumni have put in to make this a top choice for ambitious students. Furthermore, the Fowler College of Business is ranked in the TOP 50 US Public Business Schools. Academics: The first and most important factor in selecting a graduate program in sports business is the quality of the education. Sports is a business, and this program prepares you to enter this business with an MBA degree from the San Diego State University Fowler College of Business. While many universities offer master’s degrees that focus on sports management or require you to complete two degrees in order to get an MBA, this program provides students with a business degree in which all classes are sports-focused. Beyond the type of degree, the course in the Sports MBA program are taught by SDSU’s top faculty members, are exceptionally rigorous, and focus on developing an MBA toolkit of skills required of successful sports executives. Location: San Diego, California... [-]

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San Diego State University - College of Business Administration

Address 5500 Campanile Drive San Diego, CA 92182-8230
92182-8230 San Diego, California, USA