University of South Florida St. Petersburg Campus

Muma COB Graduate Student Online Resource Guide

Welcome to the Muma COB Graduate Student Online Resource Guide.

The Muma COB Approach to Online Learning

  • Quality online education. KTCOB applies Quality Matters. best practices in online course delivery. Course that have been certified to meet the QM standards will have a visible QM logo.
  • Small classes allow you to actively engage with your peers and instructors.
  • Experienced instructors collaborate with you in your industry.
  • Flexible programs designed for working professionals that allow you to participate in a schedule that works for you. 
  • Personal guidance and support. Upon enrollment, you will connect with a dedicated advisor, who will provide you with academic support.
  • Around-the-clock technology support. Our Help Desk is available 24 hours/day, seven days a week to assist with our online learning platform.

Is Online Learning Right for Me?

Muma COB students need the following skills to be successful in online courses

  • Strong reading and writing skills: all courses rely heavily on written material. In addition to weekly readings, course content includes online “lecture notes,” supplemental readings, articles, case studies, and discussions. Students participate in the course through regular written assignments, discussion posts, cases analysis, research papers, and projects.
  • Effective time-management skills: using the syllabus, an online calendar, and assignments tool, students follow the course schedule and meet weekly assignment expectations. Students typically spend 9-15 hours per week per course.
  • Comfort with the technology: students learn to use online learning technology effectively and should contact student support for technology help as soon as they encounter a problem.

Contact Us

If you need assistance at any time please contact the Office of Graduate Programs and Executive Education by calling 727-873-4622.

If you have your NetID, you may access the Muma COB Graduate Student Online Resource Course and take the online learning quizzes to gain a better sense of what it's like to work online.