Master of Business Administration – Early Career Specialization


Master of Business Administration candidates learn from each other and from world-class faculty to acquire the skills and confidence to emerge as leaders ready to inspire. Choose your journey.

Master of Business Administration – Early Career Specialization

  • Full-time program format
  • 21-month completion
  • Prepare to be a leader in any setting with a broad-based curriculum
  • Earn an employer-respected MBA without prior professional experience
  • Develop your skills with a real-world practicum or internship
  • Increase your marketability and professional networking opportunities

Next Steps


Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Financial Aid

Application Deadline Dates

Department Deadlines

  • Fall
    • Early Application Deadline –¬†February 1
    • International Admission Deadline – May 1
    • Domestic Admission Deadline – June 1