Think of your education as a journey. Where will it lead you?
Your determination and ambition can help you move up in the business world with tangible skills acquired through an online business degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. By earning your business degree online, you can prepare to climb the ladder without putting your career on hold.
The esteemed faculty of the Collat School of Business comprises seasoned professionals who consult for Fortune 500 companies and the Big 4 accounting firms. They channel their expertise to create evolved, flexible programs that make our institution celebrated among online business schools.
Each business degree online is designed to help you develop skills in your specific area of interest, such as finance, management, marketing, accounting, and information systems. Choose from five online bachelor’s programs and two online master’s programs.
100% online business degrees at UAB
Bachelor's Degree programs
Bachelor of Science in AccountingLearn More
Bachelor of Science in FinanceLearn More
Online Bachelor of Science in Industrial DistributionLearn More
Bachelor of Science in Information SystemsLearn More
Bachelor of Science in ManagementLearn More
Bachelor of Science in MarketingLearn More
Master's degree programs
Master of AccountingLearn More
Master of Science in Management Information SystemsLearn More
Is our online business degree right for you?
Whether your goal is to join the field or advance in it, our online business degrees are designed to help you reach your professional potential. Each program helps you develop business and communication skills as well as introduces you to or builds on the specialized skills your chosen field demands.
Of Faculty Hold PHDs
in AL to Include Internship in Core Curriculum
Our goal is to help you reach yours. With rigorous and relevant curriculums, an expansive network of alumni and cohorts, and flexible online platforms, your business degree from UAB’s Collat School of Business can help you put your career on the right track — the fast track.
Your business degree carries a reputation with it. That’s why it is critical that you not only choose the right program, but the right university, too. UAB is a top-tier school and a valuable asset. Adding our name to any resume can increase your professional potential in more ways than you think.
Collaborate and Network
With more than 90% of our faculty holding academic or professional doctorates and as the largest employer in Alabama with connections spanning far beyond the realm of higher education, UAB is well versed in business and can connect you to thousands of other professionals and alumni across Alabama and around the world.
Proof of Alumni Success
Did you know that more than half of UAB’s Rhodes Scholars are Collat School of Business alumni? And that the Collat School of Business boasts a Truman Scholarship winner? It’s true, success breeds happiness — The Princeton Review ranked our students the 11th “Happiest Students” in the nation.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham has been recognized as a Carnegie I research institution for our high level of research activity. In addition, U.S. News & World Report named UAB as having one of the nation’s “Best Online Graduate Programs,” “Best Online Bachelor’s Programs,” and ranked us as one of the nation’s “Best National Universities” in its 2015 annual guide to America’s Best Colleges. Our Collat School of Business is accredited by AACSB and the SACS.
The Princeton Review named UAB among the “Top 10 Universities in the United States for Diversity” for four consecutive years, which means our students have the opportunity to exchange ideas with other professionals with different perspectives and experiences and explore networking opportunities beyond Birmingham. Our inclusive and supportive culture helps students from around the world get the experience they need to cross boundaries, forge lasting partnerships, and excel in today’s competitive workplace.
Could earning a business degree online be a catalyst in your career?
UAB graduates set their aim high, with many leveraging our business degrees to obtain leadership positions at major companies like AT&T, Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson, and many more. The right skills can help you rise to the top. Consider these industry trends provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
As firms expand to digital platforms and face cybersecurity risks, demand for IT managers is expected to grow by as much as 26% between 2014 and 2024
Continued impact of globalization is expected to increase demand for accountants by 11% between 2014 and 2024
Demand for marketing managers is expected to grow by 9% between 2014 and 2024, with a median annual salary reported at $127,130 in 2014
An increase in top executive positions is expected to create 146,600 new jobs
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