Master of Business Administration (MBA) – Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise Specialization



Unite your career path and your passion for social, environmental, and sustainable causes.

The Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise MBA enables and supports your passion to make a difference. You’ll gain the hands-on experience and the business skills necessary to identify and create opportunities where the market falls short. This MBA teaches you how to build and manage global ventures that achieve sustainability with results focused on the triple bottom line of economic, social, and environmental performance.

The resulting entrepreneurial innovations can – and should – be used as powerful forces to solve the most complex global challenges of our time.

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 (MBA) – Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise Specialization

  • Full-time format
  • Launch a social, sustainable business in 16 months
  • Channel your passion to solve global challenges
  • Develop your ideas with a summer of fieldwork
  • Foster diverse and life-long networking relationships

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

Applications accepted for fall admission only.

  • Fall
    • February 1 – Priority application deadline
    • May 1 – Application deadline

Please be aware that financial aid deadlines may occur before the application for admission deadlines.