Master of Business Administration

University of Massachusetts Lowell

M.B.A. Online
18 months
655 USD/credit
655 USD/credit
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UMass Lowell's Online Master of Business Administration - MBA Program at University of Massachusetts Lowell - is designed to prepare managers to effectively lead organizations in rapidly changing and diverse regional, national, and global competitive environments.


By offering the courses online, business professionals can conveniently earn their MBA in finance, accounting or information technology from home, the office, or even while traveling. Available through the University's Robert J. Manning School of Business, the AACSB accredited program offers smaller class sizes to ensure ample opportunity for interaction among students and faculty.

Learning outcomes

The online Master of Business Administration curriculum at University of Massachusetts Lowell integrates theory and practice for students through extensive use of case studies, actual industry projects, experiential learning techniques, and field programs applicable to a wide variety of commercial, industrial and not-for-profit settings. Students can either pursue a general program of study by selecting elective courses around their particular areas of interest, or they can pursue one of the three concentration areas in Finance, Accounting, or Information Technology.

All of the faculty who teach in the MBA program are highly-credentialed professionals who have extensive experience and scholarship in their respective fields and the program was recently ranked by as a Best Buy in Accredited Online MBA Programs.

The program consists of 10 to 16 courses (30-42 credits), depending upon the student's educational background. This MBA degree program is available entirely online, on campus, or as a mix of online and on campus courses.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Financial Analysis
  • Marketing Fundamentals
  • Operations Fundamentals
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Global Enterprise and Competition
  • Accounting Information for Management Decisions
  • Corporate Finance
  • Customers and Markets

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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National Students - UMass Lowell Graduate Admissions offers rolling admissions for all programs




42 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An official transcript of grades mailed directly from your undergraduate institution to the address below.
  • An official Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) score OR Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score OR proof of 8+ years of professional/managerial experience with permission of the MBA director.
  • Three letters of recommendation from employment-related sources
  • A resume demonstrating a minimum of two years of full-time relevant work experience.
  • A one-page essay, highlighting academic and career goals
  • For citizens of non-English speaking countries who have never earned an academic degree in the United States

Tuition Fee

  • International

    655 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 655 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    655 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 655 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Master of Business Administration
University of Massachusetts Lowell


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