The Collat School of Business meets the demands of professionals looking to get ahead in their career by offering graduate-level degree and certificate programs ranging from 4-12 courses, as well as business courses and certificates offered through Collat Professional Education.

The Collat School of Business is part of an elite, top-tier group of business schools (only 2% worldwide) that holds a dual AACSB accreditation in both business and accounting. Rest assured that you will receive a quality graduate education that is relevant today and reputable to employers.

Graduate Business Degrees

Complete your graduate degree within 1-2 years.

Master of Accounting (MAc)

UAB’s MAc program helps professionals on their path to obtaining a CPA credential and increasing their edge over competition in the job market. Courses are offered both in the classroom and online. Collat also provides an Enhanced Online Program offering guaranteed availability and an accelerated pace.

MAc Fast Track for Undergraduates

Open to high-achieving undergraduate students pursuing a BS degree in accounting at UAB.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The UAB MBA program is decision-oriented, focusing on key aspects of modern administration, and it seeks to prepare graduates for leadership roles in business, industry, government, social services. Courses are offered both in the classroom and online. Collat also provides an Enhanced Online Program offering guaranteed availability and an accelerated pace.

MBA Fast Track for Undergraduates

Open to highly qualified UAB undergraduate students.

MBA Dual Degrees

Specialized graduate education providing balanced course schedules and reduced total credit hour requirements.

Master of Science Management Information Systems (MSMIS)

The MS in MIS degree from UAB brings technology and business together to help you reinforce your technical knowledge and build your communication, business, and leadership skills. 100% online only.

Graduate Certificates

Business Analytics Certificate

The certificate program, consisting of five courses (all offered online), helps students and working professionals understand the strategic role analytics plays in the modern organizational environment.

Cybersecurity Management Certificate

Consisting of five courses (all offered online), this certificate program helps students and working professionals understand the field of cybersecurity and the role security plays in the modern organizational environment.

Foundations of Business Administration Certificate

This five-course certificate program addresses the fundamental tools for success in business administration and can be applied towards the MBA if you decide to continue your education.

Information Technology Management Certificate

The certificate program, consisting of five courses (all offered online), helps students and working professionals understand how technology plays a strategic role in the modern organizational environment.

Social Media Certificate

Graduate students and working professionals learn how to use social media technologies to benefit organizational goals and communicate with key stakeholders in this five-course certificate program.

Technology Commercialization and Entrepreneurship Certificate

Graduate students and scientists learn how to move scientific discovery and inventions out of the lab and into the marketplace.

Collat Professional Education (ProEd)

In addition to the academic programs listed above, Collat ProEd provides personal, professional and organizational training on a flexible schedule to help individuals elevate their potential and organizations achieve their goals.

Open Enrollment Programs for Individuals

Additional opportunities for professional development can be found through Open Enrollment Programs offered through Collat Professional Education.