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EDsmart Releases 2021's Best Part-Time MBA Programs Ranking - Press Release - Digital Journal

EDsmart Releases 2021's Best Part-Time MBA Programs Ranking - Press Release - Digital Journal

EDsmart Releases 2021's Best Part-Time MBA Programs Ranking - Press Release - Digital Journal

Posted: 19 Feb 2021 08:31 AM PST

EDsmart.org, a nationally recognized publisher of college resources and rankings, has released the 2021 edition of the Best Part-Time MBA Programs.

This press release was orginally distributed by SBWire

Draper, UT -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/19/2021 -- EDsmart's ranking of the Best Part-Time MBA Programs is the most comprehensive and well-rounded to date. The ranking includes only fully accredited schools. Rankings are based on affordability, graduation and retention rates according to U.S. Department of Education reporting and 20-year net ROI according to PayScale.

"As online MBA degrees become more prevalent, it is important to recognize the colleges and universities that go above and beyond," said Tyson Stevens, managing editor of EDsmart. "Our goal is to highlight these schools and their commitment to higher education."

"The Best Part-Time MBA Programs ranking allows students to compare accredited programs and find those that best fit their education interests and career goals," said EDsmart's spokesperson. "Beyond providing affordable education, a college is not successful if it does not graduate its students, which is why EDsmart rankings place a high value on outcomes, including graduation and retention rates, and post-graduation earnings."

The EDsmart 2021 ranking for the Best Part-Time MBA Programs ranks the University of California–Berkeley #1 as the best MBA degree with the University of California–Los Angeles and Rice University following.

The complete rankings are as follows:

University of California- Berkeley
University of California- Los Angeles
Rice University
Georgia Institute of Technology
University of Michigan- Ann Arbor
Northwestern University
University of Southern California
University of Washington- Seattle
Emory University
University of Texas- Austin
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Indiana University- Bloomington
Ohio State University- Main Campus
New York University
University of Minnesota- Twin Cities
The University of Texas at Dallas
University of Massachusetts-Amherst

University response to EDsmart rankings has been very positive. Sharing the rankings on their websites and via social media has helped schools attract new students and excite existing students and alumni.

The rankings and data were produced for EDsmart, a leading higher education research organization. All evaluated data was gathered from IPEDs, U.S. Department of Higher Education, school websites, and other reputable sources.

The rankings have been published at https://www.edsmart.org/best-part-time-mba-programs/

About EDsmart
EDsmart reviews publicly available data to produce independent ranking assessments of various educational programs, in addition to student guides and resources. The site is regularly updated by a committed team of writers and researchers, who produce college rankings and resources that will help prospective and current college students get into, pay for, and thrive at the college of their choice.

Media Contact

Company Name: EDsmart
Contact Person: Tyson Stevens
Phone: (707) 595-0736
City: Draper,UT
Email: tstevens@edsmart.org

For more information on this press release visit: http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/edsmart-releases-2021s-best-part-time-mba-programs-ranking-1328349.htm


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