School of Business & Professional Studies

Learn and incorporate the business acumen and leadership skills needed to inspire innovation, solve complex challenges, and advance your career. UMass Global's business programs are designed to expand your business IQ and develop leadership skills to equip you for a future role or to expand your current position within the business world.

Gain a Competitive Advantage

With top business executives serving on our Advisory Board and experienced scholar-practitioners delivering our 100% online coursework, University of Massachusetts Global's School of Business and Professional Studies takes pride in our ability to provide relevant coursework that fuels your business career. Leadership skills, communication concepts, strategic planning, and ethical reasoning are embedded in our coursework, priming you to achieve your career aspirations. Delivered in two online formats discussed in detail below, find a degree or certificate that fits your personal and professional goals. Then let’s get down to business!
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University of Massachusetts Global is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

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University of Massachusetts Global will be the visionary, worldwide leader in higher education, equipping students to achieve personal growth and success.

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The mission of the School of Business and Professional Studies is to provide adult learners with a relevant, flexible and quality education that inspires innovation and global leadership.

Flexible Ways to Learn

At University of Massachusetts Global, we recognize that every student is unique and can learn in different ways. Some are completely self-driven and can work on their own; others prefer the more traditional instructor-led approach. That’s why we offer two approaches for our online curriculum in our School of Business & Professional Studies — instructor-led/session-based degrees and competency-based, self-paced degrees (UMass Global MyPath). Which works better for you?

Self-Paced vs. Instructor-Led: Select the option that meets your needs!
100% online
Pace controlled by Student Instructor
Textbooks and course materials included
Start at Any time 6 convenient times per year
Tuition charged per Flat rate per session Unit per class
Ability to take breaks
Programs offered 9 Business & IT Programs 65+ programs, credentials, and certificates
Interact with classmates
How grading works Mastery of competencies (B or better) Traditional grading system
*Additional fees apply if student fails 1st attempt at final assessment
**Expectations are to take 12 units per 24-month period

Find Your Degree/Program

Meet Our Faculty

If I put more time in it I can get it done faster.  The best part is that you find out what you do know and what you need to know.
Venita C.
BBA, Information Systems Management (MyPath)
From the moment I applied, my admissions counselor was such a huge support.
Alison C.
BBA in Human Resources
Before, I was stuck in the process. Now I have the larger picture. I am more well-rounded. I would like to move to a management/leadership position and working on my MBA has made me better candidate.
Sandra W.
I personally know that the MAOL prepared me to be a better leader and manage multiple projects. The program enabled me to take what I learned and apply in the workplace right away.
Aimee A.
MA, Organizational Leadership

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