Master of Business Administration / Managerial Leadership
University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Program Details

As the global marketplace becomes more reliant upon technology and digital communication, organizations are simultaneously seeking professionals who have the ability to communicate and lead personally.  The University of Massachusetts-Lowell offers an online MBA in Managerial Leadership which will give you the business fundamentals and enrich your communication skills to become a strong executive. This graduate program, through the Manning School of Business, focuses on people and the human side of business.  Electives in this concentration are likely to include:

  • Managerial leadership
  • Advanced professional communication
  • Management consulting
  • Workforce analytics
  • Human resources management

The Manning MBA in Managerial Leadership 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.  You can also opt to study at a slower pace with part-time classes if you need to more balance in your schedule.  UMass-Lowell allows you five years to complete your 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