ELI BROAD COLLEGE OF BUSINESSFULL-TIME MBA
An MBA Degree with Depth and Breadth
The MBA program at Michigan State University’s Broad College of Business prepares you to become a leader in business by providing a holistic, team-based approach to learning. No matter what area of expertise you select, the Broad MBA will give you a wide breadth of theoretical and practical business know-how so you can become a leader in any business. You will also take a deep dive into an industry-specific concentration of your choice that will provide you the tools and knowledge needed to become a subject matter expert and work to move your chosen field forward upon graduation. In addition to your selected concentration, you can also choose additional enhancers to add to your skillset a level of expertise in an emerging business sector.
In the Classroom
Innovative Learning Experiences
A well-rounded, theory-based curriculum with soft skills that are critical for effective leadership.
Leadership & Teamwork
Develop your ability to build teams, motivate them, and accomplish goals together.
Develop an executive presence in public speaking and presenting.
Quick Learning & Application
Study and apply a key topic through innovative short-term “Extreme Green” courses.
Learn about cultural diversity by visiting companies in Asian or European study abroad trips.
Study data analysis tools and techniques to make business forecasting more effective.
Corporate Financial Literacy
Develop your ability to use financial reports and calculate values and costs, risks and rewards.
Marketing Strategy & Positioning
Use and justify different strategies while navigating ambiguity and building equity.
Value Chain Creation
Develop value in product development, sourcing, production, and delivery.
Learn by Doing
Our students continuously apply what they learn in the classroom to real-world contexts.
Brings C-level expertise to campus to share struggles and successes, equipping you to better prepare for the corporate leadership suite.
Exclusive networking opportunities with senior consultants at top consulting companies across the nation.
"Fast Break" Spring Break Projects
Provide the opportunity to give an organization a quick shift in direction in some facet of its operations.
Offering students real-world, in-depth exposure to consulting, project management, negotiation, and strategy development.
Get coaching and mentorship to develop an entrepreneurial (or intrapreneurial) mindset and pursue game-changing ideas from “fail fast” tests to market readiness.
Trains students in lean manufacturing principles and teams them with an experienced practitioner as consultants to Michigan businesses and nonprofits.
A Vital Component
The recruiting process starts before your first day of class.
It’s one of the main reasons you chose to pursue an MBA degree. Every student in the program takes an intensive course focusing on the key skills needed to sell your experience at national career fairs or in a one-on-one chat with a visiting employer.
You’ll have additional workshops available to develop practiced skill in all the steps along the way.
And you’ll have your career mentor on call to help you diagnose your needs and walk with you through the search process from company research to position acceptance.