University of Massachusetts—​Amherst (Isenberg)

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Distinguishing Characteristics

Graduate program(s)
Masters in Business Administration
School awards MBAs Yes
Distinguishing characteristics of online program (as submitted by school)

Students can complete the Isenberg MBA entirely online, there is no residency requirement. Students also have the opportunity to take up to two classes before applying; once accepted credits earned will be used towards their MBA degree.

School type Public
Terms Semester
AACSB accredited Yes
ACBSP accredited No
IACBE accredited No

Program Offerings

Online master's in business degree programs 1
Concentrations offered
Accounting Marketing
Finance Management Information Systems
General Management Production/Operations Management
Health Care Administration Organizational Behavior
Hotel Administration Sports Business
Human Resources Management

Course Offerings

Credit-granting courses 27
International business courses paired with residencies outside U.S. No


Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 12 full-time; 24 part-time
Instructional faculty with Ph.D. or terminal degree 92% full-time; 67% part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 8
Average experience teaching online courses 6 years
Program fully finances faculty training Yes
Tech staff supporting faculty 14 full-time; 0 part-time

Class Size

Average class size 53
Maximum class size 60

Integration With Campus

Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Can earn degree entirely abroad Yes
Possible in-person attendance requirements
Orientations No
Group projects/simulations No
Exams No
Classes include campus-based students No
Collaboration among online and campus-based students No instructor preference
Students enroll as online students Online and on-campus students are in separate courses
Credits earned online equal earned on campus Yes
Faculty who teach online also teach on campus Majority
Same curricula for online and campus students Most
Dedicated business school career center Yes
Access to same career services as on-campus business students Yes


One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates


Graduation rates
Graduation rates
Most frequent duration of time for new students to graduate 3.0 years
Program target time to graduate 3 years
Required time to earn degree 4 years

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