MBA – General Management

Earn your MBA degree online in as few as 12 months at UAF, with no undergraduate degree in business required

Our online MBA, general management concentration, provides a strong foundation in management theory, marketing, finance, corporate strategy and analytical thinking, through an accredited program that can accommodate any schedule or location. It also prepares you with the leadership, problem-solving, communication and time management skills that today’s employers are looking for.

Who Is the Online MBA: General Management Degree Designed For?

Our online MBA program (concentration in general management) is designed for students of all academic backgrounds who are interested in gaining the skills to grow as business leaders and advance in their careers. Offering flexibility and convenience, it’s a perfect option for working professionals. In addition to general management, you can also focus your online MBA degree on fisheries, marine biology and oceanography.

Why Earn Your Online MBA at UAF?

  • Join one of the best online MBA programs in the nation. Only 1.5% of universities in the world have earned both business accreditation and specialized accounting accreditation through AACSB International, ensuring that our program has met rigorous standards for quality. Many of our MBA courses are also recognized by Quality Matters.
  • Earn your MBA online in one year, if you choose, or work on a schedule that fits your needs. Most MBA students take 18-36 months while continuing to work.
  • Earn your MBA without any required business background. We offer online self-study modules in place of prerequisite courses to help you prepare.
  • Focus your MBA degree in either general management or STEM.

Degree Type

  • MBA


  • Online
  • Online/on-campus combo

Accredited by

  • Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

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Complete Your MBA Online

I wanted to broaden my scope of practice in healthcare and decided on UAF’s MBA program. I love the small class sizes because I get more one-on-one interaction with the instructors. It has been a very rewarding experience and will propel me towards other exciting opportunities.

Omo Oisamoje

Pharm.D. Pharmacist in Fairbanks, Alaska

Online Classes at UAF

At UAF, online courses typically do not have set meeting times but do have weekly deadlines. While there are some standard practices, each course is designed by the instructor to best teach the material. Most courses run the full length of the 16-week semester.