Graduate Programs in Management

The CBE offers accredited, respected graduate business programs in the heart of the global business hub of Los Angeles, designed for professionals looking to take the next step in their career. We offer:

  • AACSB accredited, and US News & World Report and Princeton Review ranked programs
  • The convenience of being minutes from Downtown LA and both freeway and Metrolink accessible
  • Placement and networking opportunities with our local, international and global business partners
  • Flexible scheduling and customized programs

Importantly, our faculty and staff value our commitment to student success, community engagement and developing a collaborative culture.


Our Programs:

Master of Business Administration

Cal State LA's Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is designed to develop general managers capable of working in an increasingly multicultural and global environment.A key objective of Cal State LA's College of Business and Economics is to serve the needs of working professionals. Accordingly, classes are offered during evenings and occasionally on weekends. This newly structured MBA program provides all of the features of a full-time program on a convenient evening schedule.

Master of Science Degree in Business Administration

Master of Science in Business Administration (MS BA) is a specialized degree program that enables study and research in one of the following concentrations: Finance, Human Resource Management, International Business, Leadership and Management, Marketing, New Venture Management, or a customized option within business administration with advisor approval. The program is appropriate for students who will seek careers as specialized professional managers, business analysts or consultants, or who intend to pursue further graduate study (D.B.A. or Ph.D.) in business administration.

Master of Science in Healthcare Management

The Master of Science degree in Healthcare Management enables people presently or previously employed in healthcare to develop the necessary managerial skills and awareness of recent innovations and reforms in order to fulfill the responsibilities of management positions in the industry. The program’s unique interdisciplinary character permits students to explore diverse perspectives on healthcare management and integrate knowledge from many disciplines.