Professional MBA


Be the best business leader you can be.

Lasell's Professional MBA program (PMBA) instills the skills, knowledge, and credentials you need to maximize your impact on your company's performance and advance your career. Join like-minded ambitious working professionals - each of whom have at least three years of professional experience - in our 100 percent online master's degree program designed for maximum flexibility and convenience.

In Lasell's Professional MBA program, you will:

  • Learn from our highly qualified, practitioner faculty who combine first-hand knowledge with specialized training in online teaching
  • Apply your experience and further your expertise as you engage in relevant coursework and dynamic class discussions
  • Gain insights from the diverse perspectives offered by fellow classmates and professors, who will form a valuable new professional network for you
  • Earn the credentials you need to advance in your career in organizations of any size and from any sector at your own pace

Why choose Lasell for an online MBA program?  

Offered online for convenience - Experience all the quality you demand from a Professional MBA program paired with the convenience of classes offered exclusively online. With 24/7 access, you can complete your coursework as your schedule allows, knowing that you can join class discussions at times that work for you.  

Comprehensive curriculumThe program's coursework - taught by a small team of expert faculty - covers the full range of skills and knowledge you need to advance in your career. Topics include organizational development, leadership, quantitative analysis, finance, and strategy.  

A highly qualified, practitioner faculty - Our highly-trained, skilled practitioner faculty bring diverse professional backgrounds to their teaching. Faculty members are also available outside of the classroom to provide feedback, advice and support.  

Extensive student support services - To maximize your success in our program, Lasell provides a wide range of support services including career counseling,  academic advising, and enrollment counseling.  

An MBA with ROI - Maximize your career impact with a high-value degree. Our tuition is under $30,000, just half the cost of competing programs.  

Our PMBA program requires a minimum of three years of professional work experience. Learn more about our admissions requirements, and join us to further your career. 


Core Courses
PMBA705 Org Development,Theory & Leadership 3
PMBA706 Ldrships Role in the 21st Century Org 3
PMBA707 Org Role in Ethics & Social Justice 3
PMBA708 Quant Anlys for Manag Decision-Making 3
PMBA709 Stat Tech & Analysis for Decision-Making 3
PMBA710 Managerial Economics 3
PMBA711 Accounting for Managers 3
PMBA712 Financial Analysis for Managers 3
PMBA713 Strategic IT Alignment 3
PMBA714 Entrepreneurial Strat & Venture Creation 3
PMBA715 Glb Mrkt Strat & Dynamic Supply & Chain 3
PMBA716 Global Strategy for Continual Success 3

NOTE: Check course descriptions for prerequisites

Course Schedule

Spring 2017

Spring Main Session, 1/17-5/4
Spring Session I, 1/17-3/7
Spring Session II, 3/21-5/9

Course NumberNameFormatInstructorDay/TimeSession Dates
PMBA 704 Strategic Skills Online Vergara, Judy Online 1/17 - 5/4
PMBA 707 The organization's Role in Ethics and Social Justice Online Sullivan, Thomas Session I 1/17 - 3/7
PMBA 708 Quantitative Analysis for Manerial Decision-Making Online Waldron, Nancy Session II 3/21 - 5/9

Admission Requirements

Candidates seeking admission to the Professional MBA program at Lasell College must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and a minimum of three years professional work experience. GRE/GMAT scores are not required for admission.  The TOEFL may be waived for students whose native language is English or students who have successfully completed a bachelor's degree at an accredited college/university in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand or Canada. All other applicants must submit a TOEFL/IELTS score.

The 36 credit program is delivered 100 percent online. Rolling admission is offered for our September, October, January, March, May and July start dates. Learn more about the courses offered in Lasell's Professional MBA program.


Candidates must demonstrate knowledge of microeconomics and statistics through prior coursework or by successfully completing self-paced tutorials in introductory statistics and microeconomics.  For more information about the self-paced tutorials or prerequisites for the Professional MBA program please contact the Office of Graduate Enrollment or 888-Lasell4.

Admission Requirements Checklist:

  1. Online application
  2. Two professional letters of recommendation from either faculty or employers
  3. Resume proving a minimum of three years of professional work experience 
  4. Official college transcripts
  5. A one page personal statement describing your goals, strengths and potential for achievement in graduate school

*Tuition is $600 per credit. Student loan resources are available along with a payment plan option*

Materials should be addressed to:
The Office of Graduate Enrollment
Lasell College
1844 Commonwealth Ave.
Newton, MA 02466