We offer four start dates per year (January, April, July and October).

Please refer to the following deadlines when submitting your application:

Cohort StartPriority DeadlineFinal Deadline
January 2024
September 25, 2023
October 23, 2023
April 2024
December 11, 2023
January 22, 2024
July 2024
March 25, 2024
April 22, 2024

Reach out to an Admissions Counselor at 888-986-2622 or to learn how you can get your $150 application fee waived.


Why Apply By the Priority Deadline?

We recommend that you submit your completed application by the priority deadline so that you can receive your decision and begin your planning and pre-work as soon as possible.

If you apply by the priority deadline for your chosen start date, you will receive several key educational and financial benefits:

  • $150 application fee waiver 1
  • Priority registration for Orientation
  • Early class registration
  • Additional time to plan finances
  • Online meet and greet for admitted students

1 To receive your waiver, you must contact your Admissions Counselor before submitting your application. Once paid, the application fee is non-refundable.arrow_upwardReturn to footnote reference

Meet Our Students

Our online MBA students represent countries around the world and all 50 states, bringing professional experience, diverse perspectives and advanced knowledge to the UNC Kenan-Flagler community.2


Female Graduates






Average Years of Work


Non-US Countries


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Go beyond the numbers: Read our students’ stories to learn more about their accomplishments.

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Learn how our online format can help you advance your career
without putting it on hold.

2 Data represents all students who entered the program during the July 2021 – June 2022 academic year.arrow_upwardReturn to footnote reference

3 This information includes: Hispanic/Latino, black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino, and American Indian or Alaska Native students, as well as two or more races, when one or more are from the preceding racial and ethnic categories.arrow_upwardReturn to footnote reference

4 #1 2023 Best Online MBA Programs. U.S. News & World Report. ( to footnote reference