Graduate program ranked No. 1

Kelly Ross
News Co-Editor

SR Education Group ranked The University No. 1 for the top online Master’s in Business Administration programs in 2017.

The list for top online MBA programs included 14 schools. The second and third top MBA programs were at Indiana University and Saint Leo University respectively.

SR Education Group is an education research publisher. The group’s graduate school rankings for 2017 are based on reviews from graduates and current graduate school students. Past and present students rate the schools on a variety of subjects including diversity, satisfaction and potential.

The group collected data from over 1,500 schools and over 58,000 students for the 2017 top graduate schools rankings. The list of schools was limited to accredited non-profit institutions.

“Our goal in presenting this school data is to create a standardized and trustworthy method to assess institutions based on reliable statistics,” SR Education Group’s website read.

Tuition for the online MBA program at The University is $10,547. Online student reviews for The University’s program noted the informative and quick sessions, allowing students to complete the program while working full-time.

“Online courses through The University of Scranton have allowed me to pursue my degree while working full time,” one reviewer on SR Education Group’s website said.

“The courses are very well rounded and informative. The teachers are extremely attentive and well versed in the material. Overall it has been a wonderful experience.”