Online Programs Ranked Among the Best

    College information websites Successful Student, Online Masters and Online MBA Report, as well as U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 “Best Online Graduate Programs,” ranked several of the University’s online programs among the nation’s best.
    February 18, 2019

    Several information websites for prospective college students have ranked The University of Scranton online programs among the nation’s best.

    Successful Student ranked the University’s online master in healthcare administration degree No. 7 in the nation. The ranking is based on the quality of the program, the types of courses available and healthcare administration degree program faculty, as well as other “awards, rankings, reputation and the online education process.” 

    Online Masters ranked the University’s online MBA in human resources No. 8 in the nation. The ranking is based a “data set comprised of interviews and surveys from current students and alumni,” as well as recent data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and statistical data from the National Center for Education Statistics.

    The Online MBA Report ranked Scranton’s online MBA program at No. 6 among faith-based colleges in the nation and No. 23 among private colleges in the nation. The ranking criteria used for the U.S. based online programs listed includes the academic reputation of online and campus-based MBA programs, MBA enrollment and admissions selectivity, among other factors.

    Earlier this year, U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 “Best Online Graduate Programs” ranked Scranton’s online master’s degree programs in business (excluding MBA) at No. 76 and its MBA program at No. 109 in the nation. U.S. News also ranked Scranton at No. 52 in the country for “Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans.”

    Scranton offers online MBA degrees in general business, accounting, enterprise resource planning, finance, healthcare management, human resources, international business and operations management; master’s degrees in accountancy, finance, health administration, health informatics and human resources and a dual MBA/MHA degree, in addition to graduate certificates. For technology, recruitment and marketing support, the University partners with Wiley for the online programs.

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