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 active duty military, veterans, or those transitioning into civilian careers who seek to advance their business acumen. 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.
Waive the application fee for all U.S. active military, spouses/partners, and veterans*
Waive the matriculation fee
Credit for graduate level business/management related military training
Program flexibility for military service commitments such as deferred admission
Dedicated Isenberg academic advisor for military students, trained to understand your particular needs throughout the application, enrollment, and academic process
*Before applying to the program, send an email requesting an application fee waiver to the program advisor. After you receive an email confirmation, submit your application.
Frequently asked questions about Military & the MBA Program
Is UMass Amherst is a Yellow Ribbon Program participant?
Yes, UMass Amherst is a Yellow Ribbon Program participant. Visit UMass Amherst...
Yes, UMass Amherst is a Yellow Ribbon Program participant. Visit UMass Amherst Veteran's Services.
Will my military credits transfer for the Isenberg MBA?
Visit the American Council in Education (ACE) website to determine whether your military training courses qualify for credit. Once you determine which courses qualify, send an email to email@example.com, including the link to the ACE Course Exhibit web page to be reviewed by an advisor.