Master of Business Administration
Ferris State University

Program Details

The online MBA from Ferris State University combines a strong core curriculum focused on key business competencies with deeper learning in a specialty chosen by the student.  You will gain key business competencies in accounting, finance, strategy, economics, statistics, marketing, global environment, information systems, and operations.  Students also learn about the law surrounding business.  Coursework provides skills in leadership, teamwork, and management while also learning ways to improve organizational operations in key areas.  This flexible program allows students to choose concentrations in one of the certificate specialization areas, or students can design a concentration specific to their interests and goals.


  • Official transcripts
  • An overall GPA of 3.0 
  • A current resume
  • A Statement of purpose
  • Three academic or professional recommendation letters
  • A bachelor degree or higher degree from a regionally accredited university
  • GMAT or GRE test scores
    • A formulated composite score of GPA and GMAT or GRE test scores will be used along with other required documents to arrive at an admission decision
    • A Waiver of GMAT/GRE test requirement will be considered if applicant has completed a previous Master’s or terminal degree, or has significant leadership experience
  • International applicants must provide proof of English proficiency (provide one of the following):
    • TOEFL score of 70 on Internet based test with no score in the low, weak, or limited range, and a writing sub score of 22 or higher
    • IELTS score of 6.5 with writing sub score of 6.0 or higher

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission