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Kania School of Management

Kania School of Management



About the College

The nationally recognized Kania School of Management (KSOM) excels at supplying the tools you need to succeed in the increasingly global and technological world of business. There are ten programs of study within the school, three of which are ranked in the top 25 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Each is firmly grounded in the real world of business and organizational leadership and prepares the student for a career in business or for graduate study.


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Remembering Jack Brennan, '68

John E. (Jack) Brennan ’68, P’06, the University alumnus and benefactor for whom Brennan Hall is named, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at the age of 74.

Brennan was a member of the KSOM Advisory Board and the President's Business Council, and served on the University's Board of Trustees from 1992-2001 and 2002-2008.

He was among the first inductees into the KSOM Business Leader Hall of Fame in 2015 and was a mentor for several of our students.

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Rankings and National Recognition

The Kania School is proud to announce its most recent rankings:

U.S. News & World Report's 2023 "Best Graduate Schools" guidebook full-time MBA program ranking:
ACCOUNTING SPECIALITY-- #14 in the nation
FINANCE SPECIALITY -- #34 in the nation

The Best Colleges  (an independent online higher education resource) 2022 rankings:

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Alperin Financial Center

The Irwin E. Alperin Financial Center is a state-of-the-art financial research center. It features a simulated stock market trading room and 12 Bloomberg terminals that allow students to obtain hands-on experience with stock and foreign currency markets.

An electronic ticker, specialized trading software and live data feeds from currency, securities and commodities markets all serve students looking to perform real-time research.


Executive in Residence Program

Each year the Kania School brings in executives from a wide range of backgrounds to speak in classes and meet with students to offer career advice. The school has hosted investment bankers, accountants, entrepreneurs, and management executives, to name a few. The Executive-in-Residence Program is one of the business school's most popular programs.

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AACSB Accreditation

The Kania School has been accredited by AACSB, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, since 1996.

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Business Leadership Honors Program

This program helps students develop the talents and skills necessary to succeed in leadership settings.

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Passport Program

Our professional development activities, such as resume-writing seminars, help students develop key non-academic skills.

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Career Coaches Program

Our career coaches program pairs students with distinguished alumni and other professionals who offer career advice and counsel.

Contact Us

The Kania School of Management
Brennan Hall 400
320 Madison Avenue
Scranton, PA 18510
Phone (570) 941-4208