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Build your future.

At Broad, our Full-Time MBA program gives you the tools to build the business of tomorrow — and to build your future. Our rigorous yet flexible curriculum develops team collaboration, global adeptness and creative problem solving, giving you the foundation you’ll need to excel in your career.

World-class faculty challenge you to develop creative solutions to today’s business realities in a team-focused learning environment. By the end of this 21-month program, you’ll be ready to lead on day one of your post-MBA job.

We now offer a STEM MBA curriculum option within the Full-Time MBA program, which includes a significant infusion of quantitative curriculum. Students from the Full-Time MBA and STEM MBA grow and learn within the same program, with only a variation in class and concentration offerings.

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  • in Big Ten for Return on Investment
  • Percentage increase on pre-MBA salary.
  • (Economist, 2022)
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  • Payback Time
  • Fastest time to pay back MBA degree among all ranked universities.
  • (Forbes, 2019)
  • 8
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  • Among public universities in the U.S.
  • (Financial Times, 2024)
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  • MBA Program
  • Among public universities in the U.S.
  • (Forbes, 2019)
21 Months

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MSU Full-Time MBA alumnae Harprit Brar sits at a reflective metal table in an open atrium in East Lansing, Michigan.

Build your expertise.

Success in today’s workplace requires being your own personal brand with multiple competencies. The Broad Full-Time and STEM MBA curriculum will arm you with a cross-section of skills that allow you to adapt when markets and even entire industries change. The program design combines a well-rounded, theory-based curriculum with soft skills that are critical for effective leadership. Experiential learning opportunities throughout the program will expand your skillset and prepare you for the challenges you will face as a future business leader.
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“Broad puts you in those high-intensity yet collaborative challenge spaces that form you into a confident professional prepared to contribute on day one of your new career post-graduation.”
Travis Martin (MBA ’18)
Manager of International Brand Marketing, Wendy’s
Michigan State Full-Time MBA graduate Mo Hrezi stands against a backdrop of lights with arms crossed.

Build your career.

The exceptional Broad MBA Career Services team will help you articulate your career aspirations and together, map out a path of courses, co-curricular activities and student organizations that lead you toward achieving your goals. You’ll know the kind of companies you want to join, the type of environment you like and the industries that fascinate you. Year after year, corporate recruiters and alumni tell us that the support we give our students in building their careers is extraordinary. 

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Our MBA admissions team takes a holistic approach to considering an applicant for admission to the Full-Time MBA program. Explore application deadlines and process, the steps to apply and our admission criteria.

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MSU’s team of world-renowned faculty have developed a curriculum grounded in strategic business theory and a hands-on, experiential approach to learning that fosters the development of soft skills that are critical for effective management.

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The MBA core curriculum provides the opportunity for STEM MBA students to grow and learn with students from the traditional Full-Time MBA program. This 30+ credit experience, drawing from all five academic departments at Broad, provides a strong foundation in Supply Chain Management, Finance, Marketing, Management, Business Communications, and Accounting.

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Broad ranks top in the nation for MBA program value. On average, according to Forbes, our graduates are able to pay back their tuition costs in 3.6 years—faster than any other university in the Big Ten, and the shortest timespan in the nation.

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Broad students venture through their MBA journey and take part in so many meaningful opportunities beyond their coursework. The student experience is one filled with services supporting them, organizations to join, social impact work to engage in and community-building that leads to lifelong networks of colleagues and friends.

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Broad MBAs have an enviable work ethic, strong commitment to community and approachability that gets recruiters’ attention. The diversity of our student population—in terms of ethnicity, gender, national origin and professional experience—extends learning beyond classroom opportunities, with each student’s unique background considered an asset to be shared.

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How will you build your future at Broad?

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“Broad creates leaders. The class sizes are small and the hands-on approach to education almost forces you to step up and lead. You’re expected to participate and you’re expected to make a difference in the classroom and in the community.”

Daniel Villegas, MBA ’10

“Michigan State has a reputation of people that are willing to roll up their sleeves and get the work done. There’s a lot of diversity in course offerings that sets you up for success.”

Holly Miller, MBA ’15

“Broad taught me the importance of working as a team. We learned how to generate our thoughts, align our team on the solution and make sure everything’s done ... taking into account time and pressure challenges.”

Vikas Harish, MBA ’11

"The team-based environment is so valuable, and the small size makes it feel as though the entire class is your team."

Harprit Brar (MBA ’11)

“The chance to experience a different culture, look at industry in a different country, and really understand how commerce works globally, that was fantastic. It’s not just going to learn something, but broadening horizons and getting out of your comfort zone; it’s extremely important.”

Tony Grant, MBA ’05

“The program gets you thinking about your style of leadership, your role and how you influence your team. It’s been a really good opportunity for my own personal growth over these last two years. I’m thinking even bigger now than I was when I came in.”

Robin Hannum, MBA ’14

Let’s get started.

For additional details on the Broad Full-Time MBA program at Michigan State University, complete our brief request form. We look forward to connecting.

Contact us today.

  • Full-Time MBA
  • Minskoff Pavilion
  • 651 N Shaw Ln Rm M100
  • East Lansing, MI 48824
  • Phone: (517) 355-7604
  • Fax: (517) 353-1649
  • Associate Director, Marketing & Communications
  • Kate Irwin
  • Phone: (517) 432-7473
  • Assistant Director, Academic & Student Affairs
  • William Horton-Anderson
  • Phone: (517) 432-4110
  • Associate Dean, MBA and Professional Master’s Programs
  • Richard Saouma
  • Phone: (517) 432-9849
  • Director, Career Management and Employer Relations
  • Marla McGraw
  • Phone: 517-432-0830
  • Senior Associate Director, Russell Palmer Career Management Center
  • Jacob Winston-Galant
  • Phone: (517) 432-0830
  • Associate Director, Russell Palmer Career Management Center
  • Pam Mars
  • Phone: (517) 432-3681
  • Associate Director, Russell Palmer Career Management Center
  • Paul Edwards
  • Recruiting Manager, Russell Palmer Career Management Center
  • Penni Vandecar
  • Phone: (517) 432-6500