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UMassOnline was founded in 2001 as a means for students from around the country and even the world to benefit from a University of Massachusetts education. Drawing on over 140 years of excellence, UMassOnline features the same world-class faculty and rigorous academic standards as the University of Massachusetts. This online learning portal offers over 100 degrees and certificates that may be earned from the comfort of home, making UMass a great option for working adults. Unique Opportunities UMassOnline offers flexibility for busy students who wish to earn their degrees completely online or as a blend of online and classroom learning for the best of both worlds. The online Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Studies was designed for adults hoping to build on their prior business experience or pursue a career change. UMassOnline offers a variety of Masters degrees in Education for working teachers looking to enhance their professional preparation. Online learners have virtual access to the extensive UMass library systemfrom E-books and E-journals to personal research assistance. Concerned about financing your studies? UMassOnline students are eligible for the same financial aid benefits as traditional learners. Why We Love UMassOnline The university is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. UMass was ranked among the nations best online graduate programs in Business, Education, and Nursing by U.S. News and World Report. UMass was named as the 19th highest-rated university in the world by Times of London, among other distinctions.