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The University of Scranton’s Online Graduate MBA Program Continues to Rank High and Often with U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 Edition of College Rankings

The University of Scranton’s online MBA continues to gain top rankings for the third year running in the 2014 Best Online Program Rankings published by U.S. News & World Report on January 7, 2014.

I think when we graduate students from this MBA program we are not only graduating students that are espoused by the institution, but also have this clear sense of how all this education and experience comes together for them in their personal and professional lives.

Scranton, PA (PRWEB) January 11, 2014 – The University of Scranton’s online MBA continues to gain top rankings for the third year running in the 2014 Best Online Program Rankings published by U.S. News & World Report on January 7, 2014. The online graduate MBA program ranked overall at 51st in the nation, with additional recognitions including #12 for Faculty Credentials and Training and #21 in Student Engagement (up from #24 in 2013). Rankings were based on the measurements of 959 regionally accredited public, private and for-profit institutions offering business degree-granting programs. Each business program was scored based on its accreditation, faculty credentials and capabilities, academic excellence, and reputation, as well as the support services available to online students.

“We have had a lot of success in producing not just a great learning experience, but a great outcome for each individual student.” says Jerry DeSanto, Ed.D., Vice President for Planning, CIO and Professor of The Kania School of Management. “I think when we graduate students from this MBA program we are not only graduating students that are espoused by the institution, but also have this clear sense of how all this education and experience comes together for them in their personal and professional lives.”

The University of Scranton also ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 edition of college rankings, beginning with regional recognition as the #15 Best Value School as well as #8 Best Regional University in the North. This recognition marks the 20th consecutive year The University of Scranton has ranked among the Top 10 Universities in the North.

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The online MBA program offered by The University of Scranton includes specializations in Enterprise Resource Planning, Healthcare Management, Operations Management and International Business.

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One of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States, the University of Scranton cultivates an educational environment shaped by Jesuit values of ethics and social responsibility. Faculty and staff are committed to providing an exceptional education that prepares students to meet the challenges and opportunities of today’s world.

The University’s Kania School of Management is among a small number of institutions accredited by the AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). AACSB accreditation signals the highest standard of achievement for business schools around the world. Less than 5 percent of educational institutions worldwide that offer business degrees have achieved this distinction.