Master of Business Administration / Accounting
University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Program Details

Combine advanced accounting methods and a foundation in business disciplines, with an online MBA in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell.  This graduate degree, offered by the Manning School of Business, incorporates theory and practice in subjects such as taxation, forensic accounting and cost management.  Electives are likely to include:

  • Globalization and accounting
  • Taxation of business entities
  • Fraud examination and forensic accounting
  • Advanced cost management

The Manning MBA is offered 100% online, giving you the flexibility to learn around your outside obligations. You can earn your degree in as little as 18 months with accelerated courses, positioning yourself for faster career advancement.  Or, you can study at a slower pace with part-time classes if you need more balance in your schedule.  UMass-Lowell allows students to take up to five years to complete their online MBA.


  • GMAT score OR GRE score OR proof of 8+ years of professional/managerial experience with permission of the MBA director or alternate waiver option
  • For citizens of non-English speaking countries who have never earned an academic degree in the US: A score report for TOEFL with a 600 (paper based), 250 (computer based) or 100 (Internet based) minimum or an IELTS band score of 7.5
  • A resume demonstrating a minimum of two years of full-time relevant work experience
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • A one-page essay

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education