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Ohio University's online MBA ranked among the top in the nation

Master of Business Administration (MBA) students at Ohio University's College of Business continue to reap the benefits of its online MBA program. This program has been recognized as one of the top 40 best online MBA programs in the United States by Poets&Quants, and even ranked #3 among online MBA programs offered by universities in Ohio. 

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"The College of Business at Ohio University is pleased by its continued recognition by Poets&Quants of our online MBA program. This highly prestigious ranking continues to reflect our commitment to providing an outstanding business education experience to working professionals," says Dr. Jackie Rees Ulmer, Dean of the College of Business.

Poets&Quants is a business education resource that offers a wide range of information for current and prospective MBA candidates. Fifty-one schools worldwide participated in the online MBA rankings, which are based on three core dimensions: the quality of incoming students, graduates' assessment of the MBA experience (both academic and extracurricular activities), and career outcomes for graduates. Ohio University is ranked in the top 50% in both career impact and academic experience dimensions.

Leadership development: the power on the online MBA

While adding "MBA" to a resume is impressive to employers, the real value of an MBA extends far beyond its acronym. This respected experience-driven, part-time master’s in business administration program empowers students to:

  • Build a foundation of business intelligence and leadership expertise.
  • Cultivate a network of like-minded professionals.
  • Propel careers to new heights. 

Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the Ohio University online MBA program offers a blend of: 

  • Interactive learning experiences.
  • Forward-looking curriculum.
  • Convenience of online study.  

With nine distinct concentrations available, participants can tailor their education to their specific professional goals, gaining valuable expertise and specialization in areas such as Marketing, Finance, or Business Analytics.

A proven track record of success

It is perfectly reasonable to ask, is an MBA worth it? As the largest provider of MBAs in Ohio and boasting decades of experience in business education, Ohio University possesses a proven track record of preparing professionals for meaningful career advancement. Joining a thriving community of learners, participants gain the necessary knowledge and skills to reach their full potential, whether it be creating a competitive edge for their organization or propelling their own careers to new heights.

"We understand working professionals who are looking to advance their careers need a quality learning experience they can do on their own time. Our unwavering dedication to quality and accessibility has been the foundation of our continued success, empowering graduates with the knowledge, skills, and career support needed to thrive in a dynamic environment and shape the future of business—all without pausing their career,” said Kari Lehman, Vice Provost for OHIO Online.

4 reasons why Ohio University's online MBA is a wise investment

Flexibility: Earn your Master's in Business Administration entirely online, allowing you to learn on your own schedule and balance your studies with your current commitments. Asynchronous coursework allows you to access materials and complete assignments at your own pace.

Distinguished faculty: Our passionate faculty, including tenured academics and seasoned business professionals from diverse fields, bring their real-world experience and enthusiasm for teaching to the online MBA classroom.

Seamless student support: Dedicated academic advisors and career counselors are personally invested in guiding you toward your leadership development and professional development goals. Through OHIO's unique Leadership Development Conference, you will connect with peers, renowned speakers, and faculty, all while OHIO covers lodging and most meals.

Affordable and accessible: OHIO's online MBA program offers competitive tuition rates and flexible payment options to make achieving your educational goals attainable. No GMAT is required, opening the doors to a wider range of qualified candidates. Scholarships and financial aid opportunities are available. 

Learn more about OHIO’s online MBA program.

January 12, 2024
Staff reports