Why UK MBA?

The University of Kentucky MBA program at the Gatton College of Business and Economics is more than just classes and a business education degree. It's a redefining experience designed to help shape our students to be competitive, future business leaders who can contribute cross-functionally among different companies, industries and leadership capacities.


We offer a valuable program at an affordable investment.

The University of Kentucky MBA is a nationally ranked program with a great reputation. In addition, the UK MBA can be pursued at an affordable price when compared to other institutions that offer similar degrees. However, we offer more than just classes. 

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We offer an instant and influential professional network.

Our program offers extensive networking opportunities through the backing of a loyal university alumni base of more than 300,000 in all 50 states and many countries around the world. .

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We offer a state-of-the-art facility and resources.

Our $65 million business education complex places the new Gatton College of Business and Economics building among the best business facilities in the country. The 210,000-square-foot building is outfitted with high-tech classrooms and laboratories, which modernizes the way students learn and conduct research. 

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We offer professional, in-house career support.

Through the services provided by the Graham Office of Career Management, our students get access to our in-house career management and professional development team. Graham is dedicated to assisting students in their career development process and employment success by working closely with employers who actively seek our MBA talent. 
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We offer an experienced faculty, staff and team.

Our team believes in building relationships with our MBA candidates, while maintaining a professional decorum that prepares our student for personal growth and career success. Our dedicated staff and experienced faculty work closely with our students to ensure that they are getting the necessary guidance and support.
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We offer a great city for professionals and entrepreneurs.

The city of Lexington serves as the healthcare, retail, financial, educational, cultural and entertainment center for both Central and Eastern Kentucky. Many reputable companies and employers have a major corporate presence in the area. 
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Contact Us

For any questions or additional information, please contact:

Christopher Carney
Director of MBA Recruitment
Gatton College of Business and Economics
University of Kentucky | Lexington, KY 40506
859.257.7645 (office) | christopher.carney@uky.edu