MBA@UNC blends the flexibility of online learning with the rigor and quality of a world-class business education.
Coursework and learning tools are available 24/7 and can be accessed from anywhere using any connected device.
During their time in the program, students travel to major business cities to collaborate with peers and learn from top industry leaders in person.
Courses are designed and led by top UNC faculty who have been recognized for their achievements in research, teaching and impact.
UNC Kenan-Flagler’s world-class career management team offers personalized development services to help working professionals advance their careers.
Students and alumni have access to a host of resources and customized education designed to help them develop, hone and apply their leadership skills.
Through face-to-face classes, global immersions, social groups and in-person events, students develop deep, valuable connections with peers and faculty.
Our seamless, comprehensive and innovative learning environment is designed to help ambitious working professionals meet their goals. Our online learning platform, 2NC, facilitates your attendance in live class sessions and makes interacting with our world-class content convenient and easy. 2NC also gives you access to tools you can use to keep yourself organized and to make and maintain social connections. The 2NC app gives you full-service access to the platform from any connected device, and also offers the option to work offline and automatically sync your progress the next time you’re connected. MBA@UNC is ready whenever and wherever you are with a comprehensive suite of learning tools you can access when the time is right for you.
Hands-on experience is an invaluable asset for aspiring leaders looking to drive continued success in a rapidly changing global business landscape. Offered every term, Global Immersions provide students the opportunity to travel to campus, as well as major domestic and international business centers. During immersions, students engage in collaborative learning experiences with their classmates, professors and influential business leaders, while taking in the local culture and developing invaluable personal and professional relationships.
UNC Kenan-Flagler faculty bring a wealth of academic research and real-world experience into the MBA@UNC classroom. Collectively, our faculty expertise ensures that our innovative curriculum is situated in what’s really going on in the global marketplace. Many of our professors regularly consult with major corporations and top-tier executives, which means you’ll develop an informed perspective on how today’s business gets done. Most importantly, MBA@UNC faculty are fully invested in your success, ready to share insights and advice to support your career objectives.
From unlimited one-on-one career and leadership consulting to executive coaching and online and in-person recruiting events, our personalized career services put your specific career objectives first. We take a consultative approach to help you evaluate and articulate your objectives, define and build your brand and professional network, develop a systematic job search process, and refine your interviewing and negotiating skills to land the position you want. We know that working professionals juggle multiple priorities on a daily basis, which is why our Career Management professionals are here to help keep you focused and always moving toward your goals.
At UNC Kenan-Flagler, we believe that the most successful business executives never stop learning about leadership. Our students learn to lead within an innovative continuous learning model that emphasizes principles, practice, feedback and reflection. You’ll receive a personalized leadership development roadmap that complements your objective-focused career development plan. Through a range of experiences—including case competitions, consulting opportunities, executive coaching, assessment tools, coursework, and immersion sessions—you will refine and hone your personal leadership profile until you graduate ready to translate this work into real-life achievement.
In today’s competitive business environment, the strength of your network is critical to your success. The UNC Kenan-Flagler alumni network—ranked 8th best in the world for its range and engagement—encompasses more than 35,000 graduates in over 80 countries. Our alumni come from a wide diversity of backgrounds and industries, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, and joining their ranks affords you camaraderie, career guidance and the opportunity to support others. As an MBA@UNC student, you gain access to this powerful resource, along with the lifelong support of our alumni career management services.
Rahim Walker, an MBA@UNC student, talks about the flexibility, interaction and convenience of our innovative online platform.
“I wanted an MBA that would help me build a better presence among executives. I was lucky to fall into an industry that’s growing fast; it’s time to expand my abilities.”
Nneka EkechukwuMBA@UNC student