Washington State University

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Distinguishing Characteristics

Graduate program(s)
Online MBA
Executive MBA Online
School awards MBAs Yes
Distinguishing characteristics of online program (as submitted by school)

All candidates will complete a comprehensive business plan as their final culminating project. Online students may start multiple times per year (every 7 weeks for the Online MBA) and complete one course at a time to completion of the program. Online MBA program is 22 months. The Executive MBA online is 18 months. Courses are taught on a linear schedule tailored to adult learners. Travel abroad is available. All degrees indicate an MBA from WSU (no reference to Executive or online).

School type Public
Terms Courses range from 5 weeks to 16 weeks depending on the nature of the course and are taught one a time on a semester based schedule.
AACSB accredited Yes
ACBSP accredited No
IACBE accredited No

Program Offerings

Online master's in business degree programs 2
Concentrations offered
International Business

Course Offerings

Credit-granting courses 44
International business courses paired with residencies outside U.S. Yes


Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 16 full-time; 6 part-time
Instructional faculty with Ph.D. or terminal degree 81% full-time; 100% part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 12
Average experience teaching online courses 2 years
Program fully finances faculty training Yes
Tech staff supporting faculty 14 full-time; 6 part-time

Class Size

Average class size 25
Maximum class size 30

Integration With Campus

Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Can earn degree entirely abroad Yes
Possible in-person attendance requirements
Orientations No
Group projects/simulations No
Exams No
Classes include campus-based students No
Collaboration among online and campus-based students No face-to-face students
Students enroll as online students Online and on-campus students are in separate courses
Credits earned online equal earned on campus Yes
Faculty who teach online also teach on campus Majority
Same curricula for online and campus students All
Dedicated business school career center No
Access to same career services as on-campus business students No


One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates


Graduation rates
Graduation rates
Most frequent duration of time for new students to graduate 1.5 years
Program target time to graduate 2 years
Required time to earn degree 6 years

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