Kennesaw State University, founded in 1963, is a public, coeducational institution. The 185-acre campus is located in a suburban area 30 miles north of Atlanta. Total undergraduate and graduate enrollment is 19,800.
The Michael J. Coles College of Business was founded in 1985 and is located on the main campus, in its own building, Burruss Building. Courses also are offered at Dalton State College (Career Growth MBA) and Cobb Galleria (Career Growth MBA). The basic educational approach is to apply both theory and case method in a part-time program designed for businesspeople who cannot interrupt their careers for full-time degree programs.
Coles College of Business is the second-largest business school in Georgia, and is regularly recognized as a leading business school in national college surveys.