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Work-Life Balance With an Online MBA

 

Man lying on couch, working on his laptop.When quality business education meets flexibility

Getting an Online Master of Business Administration can help you get ahead in your career, but that shouldn’t mean putting your life on hold. Our flexible Online MBA program is delivered virtually so you can balance school, your full-time work, and your personal life while you pursue your degree. 

Our 100% online format provides adaptability and convenience for working professionals. With the same curriculum and quality as our top-ranked MBA programs, you can earn a top-ranked degree on your terms.

How does UGA’s Online MBA help you achieve work-life balance?

  • Asynchronous online classes. View course content in 10-15 minute increments. 
  • Part-time learning. Students will be working full-time as they complete their MBA degree part-time.  
  • Online learning activities, including narrated presentations, threaded group discussions, simulations, group project work, web-based assessments and synchronous office hours. Students will participate in live activities and assignments throughout each module. 
  • Social and professional development opportunities offered virtually and in person.

Work-life balance – your questions answered

How long does the OMBA take to complete?

The Online MBA at the University of Georgia can be completed in 17, 20, or 23 months.

What is the Online MBA time commitment?

Students can expect to commit roughly 20 hours per week to their studies, allowing them to complete the Online MBA while working full-time.

What format are Online MBA classes held in?

Courses are delivered asynchronously, which means you will have added flexibility to complete coursework on your schedule.

What will my relationship with my peers look like in the Online MBA program?

Online learning doesn’t mean impersonal learning, especially at the University of Georgia. Our students will be members of an Online MBA cohort of students who will advance through the program together. Students will work in teams and participate in group projects, simulations and correspond in group discussions. UGA Online MBA students will also join a legacy of excellence with our vast alumni network, which provides an additional level of personal and professional connection opportunities.  

How affordable is the Online MBA program?

Part of sustaining a work-life balance entails affording your education while also affording your lifestyle. While an MBA can help you earn more in your career, we understand that anxieties surrounding affordability are real for many students. 

Enrolling in the Online MBA degree program, you’ll receive high-caliber UGA business education and access to our respected faculty members.

To view OMBA tuition rates, funding, and payment options, visit the Tuition page. All candidates to the program who complete their application will be eligible for a select number of scholarships offered through the program — no additional paperwork is needed. 

Your time commitment to an Online MBA has real value

What you learn in an MBA program is as important as how and when you learn it. Your education should work for wherever you are in your life right now. The value of an MBA degree is clear — according to the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), 87% of MBA graduates agree that their degree increased their employability, and 76% say their experience in business school prepared them for leadership positions. Furthermore, for the first time in the U.S., the total online MBA enrollment has surpassed that of full-time on-campus MBAs. 

Balance the life you live while pursuing the career of your dreams with an Online MBA from the University of Georgia

With a flexible Online MBA at UGA, you can maintain your personal life and your career while getting an education that will help you build a better future. Whether you’re taking your career to the next level or seeking a complete career change, the Online MBA program will facilitate your growth while giving you the autonomy to prioritize a healthy work-life balance. Online MBA students will work with a dedicated career management team who will support their professional development and help each student to craft their career strategy. 

Learn more about the Online MBA program by requesting information, or find out more about application requirements and deadlines.

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