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Master’s in Business Administration, Executive Track

The Master of Business Administration, Executive Track program is designed to prepare you and other working professionals for upper-level management positions, while continuing your full-time employment.

The program emphasis on strategic decision making in a changing global environment is designed to enhance your managerial, analytical, and decision-making skills. Join a diverse network of students from various educational and professional backgrounds, including engineering, liberal arts, business, medicine, finance, education, health care, law, and social sciences.

Program Start

Next cohort scheduled to begin August 2015.

Program Format

Students are expected to complete the program in two years by taking two courses (six credits total) per semester, including the fall, spring, and summer terms.

Courses will be taught in a hybrid format, meaning 50 percent of a course will be offered via face-to-face instruction and 50 percent of a course will be offered via online instruction. The cohort will meet face-to-face only one night per week throughout the program.

Program Cost

  • $454.00 per credit 
  • $3,585.14 per semester, including tuition and fees (based upon 2014–15 rates for Pennsylvania resident)

Admissions Requirements

Completed bachelor’s degree in any field with a minimum GPA of 2.6 (or 2.4 if a degree was earned greater than five years ago); currently a full-time working professional with four or more years work experience; must have completed basic prerequisite undergraduate level courses in statistics, financial accounting, microeconomics, and finance (or pass online proficiency modules offered by IUP) before starting the MBA course work in August 2015. Begin your application online.


All courses will be completed on the IUP at Northpointe campus, located immediately off Route 28 at Exit 18. Directions

Ready to learn more?

Please join one of our upcoming information sessions to learn more about the MBA, Executive Track on:

  • Monday, July 13, 2015
  • Monday, August 3, 2015

To RSVP, please contact Donna Purtell at or 724-294-3311.

More Information

Dr. Krish Krishnan, Program Coordinator
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology

Ms. Donna Purtell, Northpointe Campus
IUP at Northpointe

  • IUP at Northpointe
  • 167 Northpointe Boulevard
    Freeport, PA 16229
  • Phone: 724-294-3300
  • Fax: 724-294-3310
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.– 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m.– 4:30 p.m.