Winthrop University Online Programs

Winthrop is a public, comprehensive university that is committed to be among the very best institutions of our kind in the nation. This commitment extends to our dedication to helping more students excel by offering a growing range of high-quality online graduate programs.

Online Master of Arts in Arts Administration (M.A.A.A.)

Winthrop University’s online Master of Arts in Arts Administration program combines current theory, academic research and applied practice to develop effective leaders who can work with skill, creative initiative and integrity in nonprofit arts environments. Learn best practices in governance, community engagement, audience development, marketing, financial management and law pertaining to nonprofit arts. 

Online Master of Social Work (M.S.W.)

Winthrop University’s online Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) program prepares students to become competent, specialized social workers. Learn an empowerment-based approach to social work that uses culturally relevant assessment, intervention, and evaluation methods to help people and communities by promoting positive change across systems and levels of practice. 

Online Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Winthrop University’s online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program empowers students to lead with conviction in their current and future roles. Learn in a rigorous AACSB-accredited program taught by dedicated faculty committed to your success. Students can choose from a concentration in Marketing or Strategic Leadership or choose electives from both to create your own custom concentration. Graduate with the capability and the confidence to solve today’s toughest business challenges. 

Online Master of Education in Counseling and Development

Prepare to become a school or clinical mental health counselor on a schedule that works best for you. Winthrop University's online M.Ed. in Counseling and Development courses are structured to be a small cohort model with significant interaction from experienced faculty. Over the course of two years, two practicums, and two internships, you'll gain the education and carefully guided experiences you need to attain licensing and work as a counselor in the field you choose.


Online Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Get the knowledge and hands-on experience you need to prepare for state-level exams and become an administrative leader who can make a difference. The rigorous curriculum in the online M.Ed. in Educational Leadership is recognized for meeting all topics in the eight categories outlined in the National Educational Leadership Preparation (NELP) and the standards of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), pointing to a higher standard of learning and readiness for your new role.


Online Master of Science in Human Nutrition (M.S.H.N.)

Winthrop University’s online Master of Science in Human Nutrition program prepares students to practice dietetics at an advanced level through evidence-based instruction in exercise science, biology, chemistry, public health and beyond. Gain comprehensive knowledge and leading-edge skills needed to sit for the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) Certifying Examination. 


Online Master of Science in Sport & Fitness Administration

Winthrop University’s online Master of Science in Sport and Fitness Administration program provides the credentials and experience needed to lead in the sport and fitness industry, with online courses that focus on facility management, personnel management and program development. As a full-time student you can finish in under two years, taking a fast track to careers in athletics, facilities management, sports law and beyond.


At Winthrop, there’s more to consider. All of our online graduate programs have a professional focus, develop global awareness and promote civic engagement. They are designed not only to build the skills you need for career advancement, but also to instill the knowledge, skills and values that will prepare you for a better life. Consider the benefits an online graduate degree from Winthrop can bring to your career.

Contact a program manager toll-free at 833-257-1704 or request more information today!

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