College of Business

Typical MBA Week

The MBA program at Idaho State University is demanding and requires students to manage a rigorous schedule. Most MBA students juggle school, work, and family activities.

To accommodate the schedules of those students that work full or part-time jobs, MBA classes are held in the evenings Monday through Thursday from approximately 6:00 pm to 8:45 pm.

Although each student’s schedule will vary, below are sample schedules for full-time and part-time students:

Full Time MBA Student

Monday:
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Work 3-6 Hours, Use additional hours to study & prepare for class
6:00-8:45 p.m. MBA Course
9:00-10:00 p.m. Study or meet with group
Tuesday:
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Work 3-6 Hours, Use additional hours to study & prepare for class
6:00-8:45 p.m. MBA Course
9:00-10:00 p.m. Study or meet with group
Wednesday:
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Work 3-6 Hours, Use additional hours to study & prepare for class
6:00-8:45 p.m. MBA Course
9:00-10:00 p.m. Study or meet with group
Thursday:
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Work 3-6 Hours, Use additional hours to study & prepare for class
6:00-8:45 p.m. MBA Course
9:00-10:00 p.m. Study or meet with group
Friday:
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Work and/or Study (depending on schedule Monday-Thursday)
Saturday:
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Work and/or Study (depending on schedule Monday-Thursday)
Sunday:
A few hours each Sunday are dedicated to studying in order to preparing for classes in the upcoming week. The hours may vary weekly.

Part Time MBA Student

Monday:
8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Work
6:00-8:45 p.m. MBA Course
Tuesday:
8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Work
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner and Family time
8:00-10:00 p.m. Study or meet with group
Wednesday:
8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Work
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner and Family time
8:00-10:00 p.m. Study or meet with group
Thursday:
8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Work
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner and Family time
8:00-10:00 p.m. Work
Friday:
8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Work
Saturday:
Normally open, though a student may spend time preparing for exams, working on group projects, or case write-ups.
Sunday:
A few hours each Sunday are dedicated to studying in order to preparing for classes in the upcoming week. The hours may vary weekly.

IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY

921 South 8th Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho, 83209