Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online masters and certificate programs. You can choose one of the five degree programs from a selective institution ranked among the top 10 master’s universities in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

The online degree portfolio includes:

  • Master of Accountancy (MAcc)
  • MBA with 7 specializations
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • MS in Health Informatics
  • MS in Human Resources
  • Graduate Certificates

The online, master’s degree curriculum is taught by highly-credentialed faculty and reflects the same rigorous academic standards as the on-campus programs. Nearly all of The University of Scranton’s instructional faculty hold doctoral or other terminal degrees in their fields – so you can excel in yours.

Programs taught in:
  • English (US)

This school also offers:

Certificate

The University of Scranton Online

The University of Scranton offers an online, graduate-level Certificate in Enterprise Resource Planning, helping to secure your position—and possibly increase your pay—in ... [+]

To help secure your position—and possibly increase your pay—in the booming ERP field, The University of Scranton offers an online, graduate-level Certificate in Enterprise Resource Planning without the need to enter into a formal MBA program.

This four-course program is offered in conjunction with SAP, the world's largest ERP software company.

From the flexibility from your home, without any disruption to your career, you can earn a graduate-level ERP certificate from a highly ranked, accredited university. Here is how our online Certificate in Enterprise Resource Planning program will take your career to the next level:

Gain proficiency in the configuration, utilization, and strategic application of ERP software across a wide range of business functions. Learn the ins and outs of the ERP software by SAP, the world's leading provider of ERP and related applications. Employ your knowledge of ERP systems in any software environment. Enhance your managerial and technical skill sets. ... [-]
USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online
The University of Scranton Online

Succeed in information and technology-intensive field. The Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management offers the analytical and problem-solving skills needed to mast ... [+]

Succeed in information and technology-intensive field. The Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management offers the analytical and problem-solving skills needed to master the wide-ranging responsibilities and tasks in operations management, with courses focusing on:

Supply chain strategy and management, Production planning and control, Network design and integration with a unique emphasis on quality management.

Throughout the program, students are prepared with supply chain activities and strategies to manage the movement of raw materials, inventory, and finished goods from point-of-origin to point-of-consumption. Additionally, students master:

Organization profitability and performance management. Supply chain techniques overseeing quality, suppliers, procurement, outsourcing, and customer relationships. Understanding of design, operations, and control of supply chains in the global context. Application and special emphasis on quality management through an integrated system of tools, techniques, and training. Global Growth Fuels Supply Chain Opportunities ... [-]
USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
1 year
Online

MBA

The University of Scranton Online

The MBA-MHA degree combines the two curriculums into one convenient program. Earn your degree faster and with fewer credits than taking each program separately. The MBA-M ... [+]

Dual Master of Business Administration–Master of Health Administration

The MBA-MHA combines the curriculums of The University of Scranton’s AACSB-accredited MBA and the CAHME-accredited MHA. This dual degree program combines a comprehensive understanding of business functions with the operations and systems specific to healthcare, resulting in the expertise to successfully manage the business side of the industry. Students learn to balance business realities, such as cost containment, with the need to provide quality care and positive patient outcomes.

The program can be completed in less time and with fewer credits than taking both programs separately: The total credit hour completion for this online dual degree program is 65 credits, a savings of 13 to 18 credits, and can be completed in about two and half years when taken full-time. Requirements include a fieldwork component, which may be completed at a location convenient to the student.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
Full-time
30 months
Online
The University of Scranton Online

The University of Scranton's online Master of Business Administration (MBA) leads you to high-level success with a focus on ethics, social responsibility, and technology- ... [+]

The online Master of Business Administration program offered at The University of Scranton mimics the traditional, face-to-face MBA program offered on campus. Designed for the working professional, the online MBA program emphasizes a set of skills and perspectives needed to succeed in the increasingly fast-paced, global and technology-oriented business environment.

The online program format provides working professionals with convenient and flexible access to a high-quality MBA program without the need to interrupt their careers. With 8 career-focused specializations plus a general option, students can choose an MBA that aligns with their professional goals. These specializations include: ... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online
The University of Scranton Online

The University of Scranton MBA with a specialization in Accounting combines the broad, ethical, and sustainable business foundations of our MBA degree with the ability to ... [+]

The University of Scranton MBA with a specialization in Accounting combines the broad, ethical, and sustainable business foundations of our MBA degree with the ability to leverage accounting-based insights as a means of solving business problems. Each specialization course is designed to provide students a deep understanding of the accounting profession and enhance their ability to effectively navigate reporting, departmental, and operational decisions while opening him or her up to new and exciting accounting careers. These graduate level classes will help students to harness technology and business to help them excel in both marketing and economics. This graduate program is more than a resume builder; it is to help advance your career. ... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online
The University of Scranton Online

The University of Scranton's MBA with specialization in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) combines the advanced business expertise of our MBA curriculum with training in ... [+]

The University of Scranton's MBA with a specialization in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), combines the advanced business expertise of our MBA curriculum with training in the integrated software systems that combine key corporate functions such as operations, finance, and procurement within an ERP system.

The specialization is offered in association with the world's leading ERP software company, SAP, and its University Alliances Program. Upon completion of the online MBA with a specialization in Enterprise Resource Planning, graduates who complete an additional ERP course are eligible to attend a week-long boot camp of intensive training, followed by a final exam and SAP Associate certification to those who pass. Students who choose this specialization will receive the tools and resources to apply the latest technology in a business context, integrate business strategy and processes, and put information technology theory into practice. As a result of their participation in the program, they will gain hands-on experience that will have significant relevance to their careers and chosen field.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online
The University of Scranton Online

A modern education that provides a deep focus on hard-to-find financial skills. You'll study a curriculum rooted in the rigor of the Jesuit tradition. Prepare to lead: yo ... [+]

Easily Land Your Preferred Position.

Dedicated specifically to professionals who commit themselves to excellence in the finance industry, The University of Scranton's online MS in Finance delivers a modern education that provides a deep focus on hard-to-find financial skills and the CFA Institute's 6 areas of focus. It provides a program that is concentrated on the combination of ethics, technologies, and financial analysis and rooted in the rigor of the Jesuit tradition. It prepares you to lead: your career, your team, your company, in as little as 12 months.

Finance Careers: Titles, Growth Rates & Annual Pay

Employment growth for all the careers below is above the national average of 6% and reflects projections for the 2014-2024 time period. The median wage reflects salaries from 2016.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Online
The University of Scranton Online

The University of Scranton is primed to help you take the crucial next steps to advance your career in healthcare management. Our online MBA with a specialization in Heal ... [+]

The University of Scranton's Online MBA with a specialization in Healthcare Management emphases the skills and leadership qualities needed to excel in this increasingly fast-paced, global and technology-oriented business environment. Whether you want to enter the healthcare management field, or are seeking a new direction in your healthcare career, The University of Scranton can help you reach your goals.

Our interactive learning environment provides the comprehensive, practical and interdisciplinary core business competencies and technology-enhanced management skills required for a key role in the healthcare field. We offer all the benefits of The University of Scranton on-campus MBA in a completely online program that you can access anytime from any location. Our flexible, online format enables you to complete your coursework at your own convenience without disrupting your career or family commitments.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online
The University of Scranton Online

The Human Resources specialization of the online MBA at the University of Scranton provides you with the comprehensive skills to accomplish just these tasks as well as to ... [+]

The Human Resources specialization of the online MBA at the University of Scranton provides you with the comprehensive skills to accomplish just these tasks as well as to design and realize organizational goals.

The specialization consists of nine credit hours and allows you to select three or four online HR degree courses within the MS in Human Resources SHRM-aligned (Society for Human Resource Management) curriculum.

You'll learn about:

Employee recruitment and effective staffing. Workplace learning and performance. Employee and labor relations. Reward strategies and systems.

The University of Scranton MBA with a specialization in Human Resources can help you take a leading role focusing on the human element of the business. You'll learn effective decision making and planning, as well as how to improve individual and organizational performance.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online
The University of Scranton Online

International Business specialization of The University of Scranton's online MBA program gives you the understanding of finance across borders, in-depth comprehension of ... [+]

To successfully buy, sell, and trade goods and services in the international market, it takes more than knowledge of statistics and numbers—it takes an understanding of finance across borders, in-depth comprehension of foreign economies, and sensitivity to cultural differences.

The International Business specialization of The University of Scranton's online MBA program gives you all of the above and more.

Gain vital leadership skills to make sure your organization is equipped to compete effectively in the international market. Develop both a macro- and micro-economic view of business functions in the global context. Learn the nuts and bolts of supply chain management in other countries and across borders. Explore how cultural differences can affect organizational behavior and operations. Eligibility Requirements ... [-]
USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online
The University of Scranton Online

The Operations Management specialization of The University of Scranton's online MBA gives you the analytical and problem-solving skills that you will need to succeed in t ... [+]

The Operations Management specialization of The University of Scranton's online MBA gives you the analytical and problem-solving skills that you will need to succeed in this information and technology-intensive field. This specialized MBA program stresses the foundations of business theory as well as the importance of ethical and sustainable practices, in line with The University's Jesuit tradition.

Coursework is designed to teach you how to:

Make business decisions; this includes learning to apply quantitative approaches and to use computer programs and systems in addressing business decision-making problems. Apply accounting techniques and business law principles in a business setting; you will gain a fundamental understanding of business and accounting operations from a legal perspective. Make economic and financial business decisions; you will be introduced to micro and macroeconomics and will learn essential skills for making financial decisions and conducting financial analyses. Apply marketing and management techniques in a business setting; you will learn essential marketing skills along with the ability to assess workplace resources and to make managerial decisions pertinent to a business' needs. Manage and lead in all aspects of business, which includes operations management, supply chain management, project management, financial management, etc. Courses specifically emphasizing each of these areas and others essential for managerial leadership like organizational behavior are part of the well-rounded curriculum. Eligibility Requirements ... [-]
USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online

MSc

The University of Scranton Online

A modern education that provides a deep focus on hard-to-find financial skills. You'll study a curriculum rooted in the rigor of the Jesuit tradition. Prepare to lead: yo ... [+]

Easily Land Your Preferred Position.

Dedicated specifically to professionals who commit themselves to excellence in the finance industry, The University of Scranton's online MS in Finance delivers a modern education that provides a deep focus on hard-to-find financial skills and the CFA Institute's 6 areas of focus. It provides a program that is concentrated on the combination of ethics, technologies, and financial analysis and rooted in the rigor of the Jesuit tradition. It prepares you to lead: your career, your team, your company, in as little as 12 months.

Finance Careers: Titles, Growth Rates & Annual Pay

Employment growth for all the careers below is above the national average of 6% and reflects projections for the 2014-2024 time period. The median wage reflects salaries from 2016.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
1 year
Online
The University of Scranton Online

Choose the online MS in Human Resources Management that integrates current research and best practices to support organizational goals. Earn your SHRM-aligned HR degree f ... [+]

The University of Scranton's online Masters of Science in Human Resources Management provides you with employee motivation and organizational management skills to succeed in this increasingly complex, demanding field. Our comprehensive, rigorous curriculum takes a real-world, practitioner-oriented approach and is acknowledged by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the premier professional organization in the field, to be aligned with its core body of knowledge.

Human resources professionals are responsible for a growing variety of tasks, ranging from the traditional role of recruitment to advising executives on industry trends. Although the field is evolving, one thing that has not changed is the drive to improve organizations through their employees. Employers increasingly value human resources professionals with the up-to-date expertise that comes with an advanced degree.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
Part-time
26 months
Online

Master

The University of Scranton Online

The University of Scranton's online, AACSB-accredited Master of Accountancy will provide you with a working knowledge of corporate governance and accountability. As a top ... [+]

Gain the finance and accounting skills needed for career advancement with The University of Scranton's online Master of Accountancy (MAcc). Housed in the AACSB-accredited Kania School of Management, students experience a rigorous curriculum developed by award-winning instructors and researchers. The program is built on core competencies that emphasize the development of soft skills and practical strategy. The 30-credit-hour online MAcc program fulfills the 150 credit hours required by most states to take the CPA exam.

Upon completion of the program, students are prepared to:

Apply practical knowledge in the field of accounting including how knowledge is generated and disseminated. Apply advanced approaches to leveraging accounting as a means of solving business problems. Comprehend and employ skills needed for identifying and navigating red flags that could indicate occupational fraud. Critically analyze accounting information to disseminate value-added insights for the firm for effective economic decisions. Understand the global environment and critical leadership roles that are associated with the broader business environment. Demonstrate effective and advanced communication skills to key stakeholders within and outside of the firm. ... [-]
USA Scranton
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
10 - 20 months
Online