Online MSBA Student Experience

Student Experience

Experience the Smith Online Difference

The Smith Online MSBA experience offers expert faculty guiding the way through a highly engaging learning environment. You’ll experience the same level of expertise and supportive culture as our on-campus program, but with the flexibility only an online platform can provide.

From admission advisors who assist you every step of the way through enrollment to notable alumni who can enhance your professional circle, the Smith Online difference is clear.


Online Experience

Our course delivery model is a blend of asynchronous and synchronous coursework. Live sessions allow students to engage real-time with their cohort and faculty, building their network.

Close Community

Join a network of 66,000+ Smith alumni worldwide. From your first semester to years after you’ve graduated, you’re connected to the Smith community for personal and professional support.

Graduate School Writing Center

Gain access to free thesis and dissertation retreats, workshops, writing groups and online or in-person consultations for writing reviews and brainstorming sessions.

UMD Library

Part of the University System of Maryland and Affiliated Institutions, a consortium with a strong tradition of resource sharing and a common library software system to manage collections and transactions.

Office of Career Services

Student and alumni career success is a focal point at the Smith School. We offer a wide range of services
to help you grow as a professional — the same invaluable services provided to our
on-campus students, including:

  • Online career webinars
  • External Job Search Strategy
  • Internal Promotion Strategy
  • Networking preparation
  • Mock Interviews
  • Evaluating/negotiation job offers
  • One-on-one Coaching
  • Resume Reviews