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Whether you are pursuing a new opportunity or seeking to advance your career, St. John’s University offers a variety of online degree programs in Business that will help you achieve your goals.

St. John’s is dedicated to making high-quality education accessible to all students, so these programs are 100% online to fit your busy schedule. We offer various scholarships and other financial aid to help ensure that your education and career goals are financially within reach. Students enrolling in the distance learning programs receive the same consideration for financial aid as students studying on campus.

Undergraduate Programs

  • A.S. in Business
    The Associate of Science in Business online degree program can prepare you for advancement, and can also be applied towards a baccalaureate degree in Administrative Studies. These programs are both offered through the College of Professional Studies.

Graduate Programs

Our business graduate programs are offered through The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, which is among only 3% of all business schools worldwide to enjoy dual accreditations for its business as well as accounting programs. All programs are fully accredited by the prestigious AACSB International — the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Ÿ A formal application along with all required application materials including graduate exam scores and an undergraduate degree are required for consideration.

  • M.S. in Accounting
    • One-year, 30- to 33-credit graduate program.
    • Full-time and part-time options available.
    • A licensure-qualifying program will prepare you for the uniform CPA examination.
    • Public accounting firm scholarships are available on a competitive basis.
    • Applicants must have an undergraduate business major. (Or: Applicants must possess an undergraduate degree in business.)
  • M.S. in Taxation
    • Tax professionals gain an in-depth, up-to-the-minute knowledge of the Internal Revenue Code, changing tax regulations, judicial decisions and treasury rulings.
    • Focus on advanced strategies for tax research, compliance and planning.
    • Ideal program for licensed Certified Public Accountants (CPAs).
    • All students who possess an undergraduate degree in Accounting can use the M.S. in Taxation degree to meet the 150-hour requirement for CPA licensing in New York State.
    • ŸApplicants must possess an undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting.
    • Applicants who have passed the Uniform CPA Examination may use those results in lieu of the GMAT.
  • M.S. in Management Risk
    • Full-time and part-time options available.
    • Special focus on insurance as a tool of risk management
    • Enables graduates to plan for and address the financial consequences of corporate risk in a way that preserves/enhances firm value.
    • Admission to the program is competitive. To avoid prerequisite requirements, applicants must demonstrate adequate knowledge of finance, economics and statistics.

Complete the form on the right to speak with a representative and learn more about the online degree programs in Business at St. John’s University.

St. John’s University, one of America’s leading Catholic universities, makes it possible for you to get a high-quality education through online instruction!

Whether you are a traditional college student, a working professional, or a returning adult student, our web-based programs offer flexibility combined with an interactive educational experience.

Highlights of Distance Learning at St. John’s University

  • Programs are offered 100% online to fit your busy lifestyle (See Our Programs)
  • Full- & part-time options available
  • The same top notch quality curriculum and faculty as traditional, on-campus degree programs
  • Same consideration for financial aid whether you are studying on campus or online
  • Small, highly interactive classes – actively engage with instructor and fellow students via virtual classroom
  • U.S. News & World Report ranked St. John's University's undergraduate distance learning programs in the top 30 in the country in student engagement
  • Connections with industry leaders via our large alumni network
  • Access to University amenities, including academic advisement, career guidance, financial aid management and library resources
  • Accredited by Middle States, Sloan-C consortium and the New York State Education Department

Complete the form on the right to speak with a representative and learn more about the Distance Learning Programs at St. John’s University.



Whether you are around the corner from a St. John’s campus or around the world, you can finish your degree—or earn an advanced degree—online.

Our accredited online programs and distinguished reputation position you for success in your career. We offer online undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a variety of subject areas.

Undergraduate Programs