Immersive and experientially driven, the online MBA program from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business offers a transformative learning experience dedicated to developing highly skilled business leaders and entrepreneurs. We welcome ambitious, highly motivated professionals who seek a rigorous academic program taught by our top-ranked faculty.
The Smith School MBA program prepares students for distinguished careers in the fast-paced world of business by offering a comprehensive curriculum with a choice of four specializations as well as a general track.
Carefully adapted to the online environment, the program is designed to accommodate those who wish to pursue their MBA while continuing to work, as well as individuals with family or other responsibilities that might prevent them from participating in a traditional campus-based curriculum. There are four start dates throughout the year, granting students even more scheduling flexibility.
Students have the option of these specializations:
- Information Systems and Business Analytics
A general track is also available for those who wish to explore key concepts in each of the specializations.
In addition, a variety of relevant electives give the education experience a focus that is applicable to individual student career aspirations.
The University of Maryland online MBA program can be completed in just 21 months.Why the University of Maryland?
The Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland is recognized by Bloomberg Businessweek and U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation's Best Business Schools. Students who complete the online MBA program become part of a network of nearly 55,000 Smith School alumni, including more than 8,500 MBA graduates, making them part of a powerful network of business connections.
The Smith School goes to great lengths to secure and develop intellectual capital among its faculty, ensuring that students get a dynamic educational experience that prepares them for success in the business world. In fact, we were recently ranked second in the entire nation in teacher quality among business schools by Bloomberg Businessweek.
Additionally, the Smith School approaches coursework from a global standpoint to offer students the strongest foundation possible to excel in their careers. It is widely recognized as a leading institution for entrepreneurship and innovation in business.