New England College of Business Named One of Best Online Programs of 2015
Jan 12, 2015
Ranked 78 by U.S. News & World Report
Boston, MA – January 12, 2015 – New England College of Business, a leading institution of online education designed for working adults seeking career advancement, today announced that it was recognized by U.S. News and World Report as the 78th Best Online MBA Program. The news follows the closing of a successful 2014, as the institution received three national awards last year.
U.S. News and World Report ranked the MBA programs based on five categories: student engagement; admissions selectivity; peer reputation; faculty credentials and training; and student services and technology. New England College of Business is one of 196 schools to receive this competitive ranking.
"We can't think of a better way to begin the New Year," said Howard Horton, President of New England College of Business. "I am pleased that the hard work of our faculty, staff members and students has paid off. This award reflects our program's emphasis on strategic planning and strategic thinking, which have helped us provide quality, affordable education that equips graduates with competencies currently in demand by employers."
In addition to this award, New England College of Business won a Creative Use of Technology Award by the Association for Continuing Higher Education (ACHE), a Brandon Hall Group Silver award for excellence in the Best Learning Team category, as well as the Gold Award for Best Practices from the U.S. Distance Learning Association in 2014.
About New England College of Business
Founded in 1909, New England College of Business is a leading Boston institution offering quality education and online degrees at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Serving students across the United States, New England College of Business is an online college accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), and is licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education. For information on New England College of Business, visit www.necb.edu, follow the school on Twitter or connect on Facebook.