America’s Top Online MBA Programs

The Highest Ranked Business Schools In The U.S. With Online MBA Programs


Online MBA Rank & School          P&Q Rank   Total Cost   Time To Degree   Blended Component
  1. Carnegie Mellon (Tepper)16$118,00032 months15 “Access Weekends”
  2. UNC (Kenan-Flagler)19$93,50018-36 monthsQuarterly 3-day immersions
  3. Indiana (Kelley)21$58,39524-60 months2 weeks on campus
  4. Penn State (World Campus)34$59,31224 months2 residencies
  5. Babson (Olin)45$78,20021 months3-day sessions every 7 weeks
  6. Arizona State (Carey)46$54,60023 months3-day on-campus orientation
  7. Northeastern University50$69,25024-27 monthsNone
  8. Thunderbird51$69,80019-28 months2 one-week global seminars
  9. George Washington52$77,70036 monthsNone
 10. Florida (Hough)53$52,500*27 months6 weekend residencies
 11. Temple (Fox)63$62,20820 monthsKick-off residency week
 12. Arizona (Eller)66$45,00014 monthsNone
 13. Syracuse (Whitman)67$69,87636 monthsKick-off residency week
 14. Texas-Dallas (Jindal)72$42,24024-36 monthsNone
 15. NC State (Jenkins)73$34,82721-72 months3-day immersion
 16. Auburn University74$27,00027 months3-day residency at end
 17. Howard University78$62,50018 monthsClosing capstone residency
 18. Pepperdine80NA24-84 monthsA weekend residency
 19. Massachusetts (Isenberg)81$29,250NANone
 20. Hofstra (Zarb)82$67,10024 months2 4-day residencies

Source: School websites and interviews

Notes: Florida also has a 16-month accelerated option that costs $46,000

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