Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • Ranked in the Top 10 by state for Best Online MBA Programs (U.S. News & World Report, 2024)
  • Ranked #17 out of 75 for Best Colleges for Business in California (, 2024)
  • WES Recognized MBA
  • Gain University of Massachusetts Global Alumni Status
  • Live Sessions by Industry Experts
Work Experience

University of Massachusetts Global Ranking and Accreditations

  • University of Massachusetts Global is ranked in the Top 10 by state for Best Online MBA Programs (U.S. News & World Report, 2024)

  • Program Recognised by World Education Services (WES)

  • University of Massachusetts Global is fully accredited by The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

Program Highlights

Accelerate your career with advanced business knowledge and strategic decision-making skills.

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Earn a WES-recognized* MBA degree from a renowned and respected global university.

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Gain practical knowledge and applicable skills with a judicious blend of instructor videos, quizzes, projects, simulations, and assignments.

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University of Massachusetts Global MBA offers an employer-aligned curriculum designed to ensure optimal relevance in your career.

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Pursue an online MBA that provides flexible, interactive, and immersive learning with instructor videos and live sessions with industry experts.

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Unlock global opportunities and become a business change-maker with this degree.

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Join the University of Massachusetts Global alumni network and access a worldwide network, opportunities, and resources.

  • Please Note: Degrees from an international university are not recognized by UGC. However, degrees from international universities are well-received by employers.

  • *WES evaluates all programs to a US equivalency. The University of Massachusetts Global online MBA program, based in the U.S. and offered by a U.S. university, has successfully met all the requirements and does not need additional WES evaluation, saving students valuable time and money.

Differentiated Learning Design

This cutting-edge program seamlessly blends the flexibility of online learning with the practicality of real-world case studies. Designed for the modern professional, it champions a “learn by doing” approach, allowing students to apply theoretical knowledge to real-life scenarios. The curriculum is finely crafted to provide a comprehensive understanding of global business dynamics, with an emphasis on cultivating leadership skills through hands-on learning.

Instructional Content

  • Recorded videos by the faculty

  • Expert Interviews

  • Global Case Studies

  • Virtual Library Access

Learning Activities For Real-world Success

  • Practice Scenarios

  • Learning Journals

  • Project-Based Assessment

Who is this program for?

  • Designed for mid-career professionals who want to acquire, activate, and implement advanced business knowledge and leadership skills. 

  • Business leaders who want to enhance and sharpen their managerial know-how to transition into C-suite roles. 


  • Valid bachelor’s degree with a 2.75 GPA (equivalent to more than 45%) or valid master’s degree (no minimum GPA).

  • Some individuals may not be eligible to enroll in this program. To enroll, you must be a resident of India. Additional requirements may apply.

  • This program is not eligible for Title IV U.S. Federal Financial Aid.

This is a U.S. accredited MBA program. Emeritus makes no representations as to local accreditation of this program. It is the student’s responsibility to fully understand the criteria for recognition of an online degree within their country of residence and/or any jurisdiction where they plan to pursue employment.

Hear from UMass Global's Past Learners

"I am so honored and proud to have attended UMass Global for my MBA. The staff and advisors have been helpful from the very start of the journey. I enjoyed having the flexibility of attending online c...
Michael Bux
"Thank you for making my transition back into the realm of higher education as seamless as possible! It’s been over 10 years since I completed my bachelor’s, and I honestly had no idea what to expect...
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World class learning from a respected and renown university

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Flexible Learning

  • Learn at your own pace with high-quality, pre-recorded faculty videos.

  • Advance your career without disrupting your busy schedule.

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Cohort-Based Learning

  • Learn with an accomplished group of peers and build your network.

  • Gain cross-industry and cross-functional knowledge.

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Globally Renowned Faculty

  • Learn from the best instructors and resources from anywhere in the world.

  • Access industry experts, regardless of their location.

Program Modules

Application-Based Learning with Real-World Case Studies


  • All product and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders. Use of them does not imply any affiliation with or endorsement by them.

  • Suggested case studies are indicative and subject to change at the discretion of the university.

Program Faculty

Dr. Glenn Worthington
Dr. Glenn Worthington

Dean/Professor of Organizational Leadership

Dr. Monica Shukla-Belmontes
Dr. Monica Shukla-Belmontes

Associate Dean of Curriculum, Assurance of Learning and Competency-Based Education/Associate Professor of Business Administration

Dr. Laura Galloway
Dr. Laura Galloway

Associate Dean, Curriculum, Instruction and Academic Administration; Associate Professor, Organizational Leadership and Human Resources

Dr. Timothy Perez
Dr. Timothy Perez

Professor of Information Systems Management

Dr. Paula Edwards
Dr. Paula Edwards

Assistant Professor of Leadership and Business Administration

Dr. Diana Gilmer Echols
Dr. Diana Gilmer Echols

Associate Professor of Business

UMass Global MBA Degree

UMass Global MBA Degree

The duration of each course is 6 weeks. Three assignments per course need to be submitted by participants.

To successfully complete this program, participants must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (overall grade of “B”) or higher.

Note: All certificate/degree images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of UMass Global.

University of Massachusetts Global Alumni Benefits

Join a vast global network of nearly 39,000 alumni representing a wide range of industries and functions.

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Locate other alumni through the directory

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Participate in peer-to-peer career support and mentorship

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See upcoming events and activities

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Leverage career services to reach your goals

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Browse alumni photo albums

Career Services

Access resources to support your professional development and career advancement.

Note: University of Massachusetts Global or Emeritus do not offer a placement or promise a progression in your current job. Our career services are offered as a service that empowers you to manage your career proactively. University of Massachusetts Global is not involved in any way and makes no commitments regarding the career services mentioned here.

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