The Northern MBA, with a 100% ONLINE option
NMU ranks among top schools for an online MBA in 2024. See below.
NMU ranks among top schools for online MBA in 2024
Northern Michigan University has been recognized as one of the best schools for online learning at the master's level. NMU ranks 11th in a list of prestigious colleges around Michigan. Learn more.
In the Classroom
Designed for working professionals, our courses in the MBA program are taught by faculty in the College of Business. Classroom instruction is supplemented by visiting business practitioners who provide valuable perspectives and important networking opportunities. View the curriculum.
Students in the online program can expect a majority of their coursework to be delivered in an online synchronous manner, real-time courses taught by our College of Business faculty. Students log in at the same time, via Zoom, in order to interact with their faculty and classmates. Synchronous online courses are designed for working professionals as each course meets one evening per week. Several courses in the program are delivered asynchronously in an internet-based learning environment.
The NMU College of Business maintains two graduate assistantships for students enrolled in the MBA program. Not only does this paid position look great on a resume, it is also an opportunity to make useful connections in the local business community. There is one position available. Learn more.