The Isenberg School of Management at UMass Amherst understands the unique challenges facing military personnel, and are committed to supporting our students throughout their academic career.  Accredited at the highest standards by the AACSB, Isenberg's MBA program is ideal for current or aspiring military officers and those transitioning into civilian careers.

MBA. Your Way.

The Isenberg MBA allows the freedom to complete your degree on your own terms, in the learning environment that best suits your individual needs. Pursue your degree full-time at the UMass Amherst flagship campus, completely online, or in a blended format at one of our satellite locations in Massachusetts. Whatever flexible option you choose, Isenberg will:


  • Waive the application fee for all U.S. active military and veterans.*
  • Program flexibility for military service commitments such as deferred admission for a year if delayed by service.
  • Dedicated Isenberg academic advisor for military students, trained to understand your particular needs throughout the application, enrollment and academic process.


Isenberg MBA | Full-Time

Isenberg MBA | Online

Team-Based Immersion:

Our collaborative, experiential approach builds essential skills and trains our students to be more resilient and innovative in an evolving business climate - ideal for MBAs transitioning to civilian work environments.


Other benefits include:

  • Mentorship Program: network with other Isenberg military students

Freedom Without Compromise:

Rigorous regardless of its flexible format - the Isenberg Online MBA offers the same curriculum and accomplished faculty as full-time classes -- with the convenience of a self-paced online platform.



Other benefits include:

  • Anytime, Anywhere: no campus visits required
  • Live in the MA area? Want a face-to face component to your online learning experience? Learn more about our blended option


Dedicated Full-Time Advisor:

Bobbi Hopkins
(413) 577-3305

Dedicated Online Advisor:

Kyle Bate

(413) 545-7612

More Info about the Full-Time MBA

More info about the Online MBA


*Before applying to the program, send an email requesting an application fee waiver to the advisor listed above. After you receive an email confirmation, submit your application.