Career and Academic Opportunities

Philosophy graduates bring strong analytic, communication, and critical thinking skills to the KSU Master’s of Business Administration (MBA), which is a multi-disciplinary degree that first prepares students with a foundation in business imperatives like Accounting, Finance, Organizational Behavior, Operations and Marketing. The MBA degree focuses on the advanced academic knowledge of business principles and the application of that knowledge to solve business problems. Students learn to apply principles to develop strategies and processes to drive organizational goals.

Careers in Industries including: Financial Technology and Payments (FinTech), Financial Services, Manufacturing, Financial Advising, Sales Management, Finance Management, Investment Banking, Human Resource Management, Product Management, Project Management, Business Consulting, Government/ Non-profit, management/administrator in humanities related organizations

Salary and Career Information

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Admission Requirements

  • GPA: 3.50 or above in KSU undergraduate coursework
  • Minimum 75 hours completed toward Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum 30 hours completed at KSU

Double Counted Courses Include

  • MKTG 7030 to count for Upper-Division Elective (3 of 5)
  • MGT 7050 to count for Upper-Division Elective (4 of 5)
  • IS 7090 to count for Upper-Division Elective (5 of 5)
Graduate Admission Requirements

Suggested Timeline

Apply to Double Owl early in Junior year. Apply to Graduate Program in Senior Year by posted graduate program deadline.

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Contact Information

Undergraduate Information

Undergraduate Degree

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy

Department / College

History and Philosophy / Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Social Science Building, Room 4093

Advising Contact

Dr. Karolin Mirzakhan, Program Coordinator

Graduate Information

Graduate Degree

Master of Business Administration

Department / College

MBA Programs / Coles College of Business
Kennesaw Center, Room 424

Advising Contact
Advising Coordinator