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Prospective Students

Information on various degree programs offered by the Penn State Smeal College of Business.

As one of the largest business schools in the nation, the Penn State Smeal College of Business offers highly ranked degree and non-degree programs to more than 5,000 students at all levels. Our programs will connect you to the business world in countless ways, through the expertise of our world-renowned faculty, major research centers, and a network of more than 74,000 alumni worldwide.

A variety of opportunities are available in the following areas:

Undergraduate: Our undergraduate program is one of the largest in the nation and offers majors and minors that span the spectrum of the modern business world. Learning experiences are enhanced by a number of involvement opportunities outside the classroom.

MBA: We provide a customizable learning experience to suit your career aspirations, while leveraging the resources of a program that offers personal focus in and out of the classroom and a tight-knit community of peers from around the world.

Executive MBA: Held on alternating weekends, our 21-month, Philadelphia-based Executive MBA program is designed to provide the learning, connections, and resources to improve your leadership capabilities and your impact on the business world.

Master of Accounting (MAcc): We offer two options for individuals to meet the educational requirements to be licensed as a certified public accountant in Pennsylvania and other states, the One-Year MAcc Program and the Integrated MAcc Program.

Master of Professional Studies in Supply Chain Management: Our 30-credit, two-year online degree program enables students to design and lead complex supply chain initiatives in a flexible, online format.

Ph.D.: As a leading research institution, we offer doctoral programs with specialization in one of six primary fields: accounting, finance, management and organizations, marketing, real estate, and supply chain and information systems.

Executive Education: Penn State Executive Education Programs prepare organizations and their leaders to create and unify behind common strategic goals. Areas of practice include campus-based open-enrollment programs, custom learning partnerships, and strategic thinking and innovation.