Master of Business Administration (MBA)

UMass Boston’s College of Management offers graduate students a robust and unique set of options to choose for its MBA program. Modes include a part-time or full-time evening delivery option within the Flex MBA, with some week-end (Saturday) or online options for classes as well.

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The Flex MBA program consists of a minimum of 11 courses, 33 credits; 3 required courses and 8 elective courses. Eight (8) pre-requisite courses must be satisfied or waived through prior relevant coursework, based on a review of transcripts.*

The Flex MBA combines a focused management curriculum and allows students to customize experience by completing one or more of 15 specializations

The program can be completed full-time or part-time, with classes that meet in the evenings, or fully online. Scheduling is highly flexible, with most classes meeting once per week. Students can join the program in the fall or spring semesters.

MBA Curriculum
(3) Required MBA Courses

Course Number  Course Name
MBAMGT 650  Organizational Analysis and Skills
MBAMGT 660 Business and Its Environment
MBAMGT 689  Strategic Management (capstone course)

(8) Required Elective Courses: [Course scheduling is subject to change by semester

Required Electives See the Course Catalog for course options. View Specializations

View the GMAT/GRE Waiver Policy for admission criteria.
*MBA Pre-Requisite Courses  
 MBA MS 600  Mathematical Analysis for Managers
 MBA AF 601   Economics for Managers
 MBA AF 610   Accounting for Managers
 MBA AF 620   Financial Management 
 MBA MS 630  Statistical Analysis for Managers
 MBA MS 635  Operations for Managers
 MBA MS 640  Computer Information Processing for Managers
 MBAMKT 670 Marketing for Managers

*Eligible Course Waivers: 
Students that complete equivalent coursework may be eligible to waive some of these courses. A minimum of 30 credits (10 courses) total are required to meet University degree completion criteria. Waiving multiple courses may require completion of additional elective courses to meet the 30 credit minimum requirement

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