SU’s online MBA program named in top 100 by U.S.
University’s online master’s degree program in business administration was
named today (Jan. 12) by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top
100 distance education MBA programs in the country.
“2016 Best Online MBA Programs” ranking lists
Shippensburg’s program in the John L. Grove College of Business as 99th in the
University has a long history of being recognized for its academic programming
and we’re again proud that our online MBA program has received this
recognition,” said Dr. John Kooti, dean of Grove College. “This program allows
the college to serve the ever-changing needs of the business community and to
serve our students with a program that will help them reach their academic and
to Dr. Robert Stephens, associate professor and MBA program director, “I am very pleased that the
online MBA program continues to receive national recognition as a top 100 online
MBA program in the U.S. News and World
Report rankings. The rapid success of this program can be attributed to the
hard work and contributions of highly qualified faculty, outstanding students
and tremendous administrative support. We are dedicated to
continually improving the online student experience in our program and look
forward to ongoing success as we help train the next generation of business
leaders with a truly global reach.”
rankings are based on five general categories: student engagement, admissions
selectivity, peer reputation, faculty credentials and training, and student
services and technology.
launched its online MBA program in Fall 2012. Students can complete it on
either a full-time or part-time basis.