An MBA Designed for Emerging Leaders
Choose our online MBA and round out your expertise with not only financial and economic knowledge but also with skills in emotional intelligence, behavioral management, and promoting organizational excellence. Gain the strategic flexibility to adapt to a younger, more demanding workforce. Shape your degree to excel in areas like health services, technology, and marketing.
Pursuing a successful career in business isn’t just about learning the ins and outs of industry — it’s about learning how to become a leader. As company structures change and technology ushers in a more mobile workforce, you want to be able to position yourself as someone who can handle the organizational and behavioral challenges that come.
By earning your Master of Business Administration online with UAB, you have a choice of four concentrations that reflect growing sectors of our economy — finance, marketing, health services and management information systems. You can also opt for the general track. We’ll help you focus on all aspects of business, from insights and analytics to management techniques and leadership styles. Specialize your education while you continue to work and implement classroom concepts into your career instantly.Learn More
No matter your level of experience, your passion for business leadership is what counts with us. Our program is designed with a focus on modern business. Whether you’re just starting your career or a seasoned professional, you can use our online Master of Business Administration to enhance your skill set, specialize your career path, and round out your resume. And the best part is, you can do it in a flexible and work-friendly format.
The common view is that you represent us. We view it the other way around. We know graduating from the Collat School of Business is a significant step on your academic journey, which is why we hold only the highest standards for our faculty, curriculum, and learning environment — even if you never set foot on campus.
The Princeton Review named UAB among the “Best 295 Business Schools.”
The Collat School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
The chief marketing officer is responsible for creating and ensuring the execution of a company’s marketing and sales groups’ vision.
Chief information officers oversee IT infrastructure and computer systems from an executive level. They evaluate IT operations, establish technology strategies for products and services, and manage IT personnel and development teams.
Chief financial officers oversee the financial operations of their companies and provide leadership and focus to accounting and finance departments to ensure that they operate efficiently and comply with applicable laws and company policies.
Logistics directors are responsible for overseeing and approving logistics activities for their company, including managing tasks, reducing costs, and improving processes.
A hospital administrator oversees the operations and financial aspects of the hospital, which can range from the oversight of a few hundred to a few thousand employees.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a vacancy of as many as 2.5 million management positions from 2014-2024. When you factor in the growth of medical and health service managers (17%) and information systems managers (15%) at much faster than average, and financial and marketing managers (9%) at faster than average, there’s no shortage of opportunities to apply high-level administrative expertise.
The beauty of an online Master of Business Administration is its versatility. Depending on experience and industry, you can pursue all kinds of leadership positions all the way up to the C-suite, which gives you a high ceiling for salary and responsibility.