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Lebanese American University

2023/24 edition

About Lebanese American University

Online Degrees from Lebanese American University

Advance your career with an online degree from Lebanese American University (LAU). Our innovative programs deliver the education you need to excel in your chosen career and open doors to boundless opportunities.

With a commitment to creating a globally diverse and culturally rich learning community that provides an accessible higher education experience no matter a student's location or socioeconomic background, LAU is the place where you can reach your potential. As an 100% online student, you can experience academic excellence and a modern curriculum with a diverse global perspective.

Lebanese American University operates under a charter from the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York and is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE). Their 100% online programs have received board approval from the New York State Education Department, meaning that the course curriculum meets the academic criteria of other US Universities.

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Accelerated, Career-Focused Online Programs

MBA in Global Business Administration online

Prepare for success as an effective, ethical business leader in careers across the globe. The online MBA combines contemporary teaching approaches, unique learning experiences, and diverse elective options to deliver an innovative, cutting-edge business education. Most students complete their degree in two years, but an accelerated study option is available where you can double-up on courses and graduate in 12-14 months.

Online MBA in Business Analytics

Bridge the gap between analytics and business administration to prepare for in-demand business analytics roles. The online MBA in Business Analytics equips you with the necessary technical skills and knowledge to advance your career and gain the vital strategic, problem-solving, and decision-making skills in today’s world. No prior analytics experience is required. An accelerated study option is available where you can double up on courses and graduate in just 12-14 months.

Online MBA in Healthcare Management

The online MBA in Healthcare Management degree explores statistics, data, and entrepreneurship within the ever-changing healthcare field. Additionally, the degree delivers diverse, online elective options that allow you to explore your chosen area of study while gaining exceptional management skills that you can immediately apply in your career. Complete your degree in two years and become a global leader in healthcare management.

Online MS Applied Artificial Intelligence

Gain the expertise you need to apply, evaluate, and contribute to the development of AI techniques. The program can be completed in just two years and no previous AI tech experience is required for admission. As a student, you’ll learn online from faculty with real AI tech experience in a virtual classroom designed to fit your personal schedule.

Online MS in Computer Science

Develop the cutting-edge skill sets you need to succeed in the rapidly growing technology field in the Middle East and beyond. You will gain an advanced understanding of topics such as data analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning and apply what you learn in a range of global contexts.

Online MS International Construction Management

Develop the advanced construction industry management knowledge you need to succeed in the growing global construction market. Unlike other construction management programs, this degree is internationally focused. We are uniquely positioned geographically and culturally to offer a comprehensive program that focuses on the expanding global construction market.

Online Cybersecurity Certificate

This certificate is designed to provide enhanced training for IT professionals, combining fundamental concepts and principles with exposure to new technologies and solutions. You will gain a practical understanding of key issues relating to basic cryptography, network security and computer forensics.

Online Artificial Intelligence and Data Science Certificate

Gain specialized knowledge in artificial intelligence and data science in just six months. The nine credits earned through the certificate program can be applied to the University’s online MS in Computer Science program. You’ll explore an in-depth curriculum taught by experienced and diverse faculty and network with students in the master’s program.

Online Fundamentals of Applied Artificial Intelligence Certificate

AI technology is advancing quickly, making it a crucial part of nearly every industry. This Fundamentals of Applied Artificial Intelligence certificate is an impressive credential for your career, whether you work in business, e-commerce, healthcare, marketing, or media.

Fast Facts

  • Tied #1 university in Lebanon by THE World University Rankings for 2024
  • #1 for international outlook in Lebanon by THE World University Rankings for 2023
  • #22 in the Arab World by QS University Rankings in the Arab Region for 2023
  • #2 for graduate employability in Lebanon by QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022
  • 100% online degrees
  • 46,000 alumni worldwide

Why Lebanese American University?

We empower our students to find their path to success through a commitment to academic excellence. Our distinguished faculty and diverse student population create a competitive and caring community that spans the globe.

Globally Diverse Community

We are committed to creating a diverse and culturally rich community that provides accessible education for all.

Modern Curriculum

Through modern instructional methods and industry-informed learning experiences, you will graduate with the knowledge and skills you need to advance in your career.

Distinguished Faculty

Our faculty excel in teaching, research, and community service, bringing valuable industry expertise and relevant experience to the online classroom and providing one-on-one support.

Career Preparation

We encourage you to find your passion and embrace LAU's entrepreneurial spirit. LAU graduates are highly employable, with 82% of graduates finding employment within a year of degree completion.

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Flexible Online Learning

Join our supportive academic community, connect with your instructors, and network with students from across the globe. Our online programs deliver the same academic quality as on-campus offerings with the flexibility you need for success.

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