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U.S. News & World Report Recognizes New England College of Business Online Programs

Feb 22, 2016

U.S. News & World Report Recognizes New England College of Business Online Programs

New England College of Business has been named to three U.S. News & World Report 2016 Education Rankings for Best Online Higher Education Programs, including Best Online Graduate Business Degrees, Excluding MBA, Best MBA Programs, and Best Bachelor Programs.

In the category of Online Graduate Business Degrees, Excluding MBA, New England College of Business ranked 33rd nationally and fourth in New England. The school offers four programs in this track: Master of Science in Finance, Master of Science in Business Ethics and Compliance, Master of Science in Healthcare Management and Master of Science in Human Resource Management.

New England College of Business ranks in the top 100 online MBA programs nationwide, achieving sixth in New England.

In the category of Best Online Bachelor Programs, New England College of business ranks 70th nationally, and fifth in New England, tied with the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth. New England College of Business offers three bachelor's degree programs: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Bachelor of Science in Digital Marketing, and Bachelor of Science in International Business.

“New England College of Business is pleased to appear on more U.S. News & World Report's lists when compared to 2015,” says New England College of Business President Howard Horton. “We did very well in the areas of faculty credentials, student engagement and advanced used of technology, all traits we are proud of.”

Online graduate school enrollment at New England College of Business was on the rise in 2015, a trend that is expected to continue through 2016. In fact, the college recently announced a track for qualifying students to earn their bachelor's and master's degrees in five years or less by taking graduate level courses that satisfy both degree course requirements. According to a recent survey from Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, those with graduate degrees in business earn an average of $22,000 more per year than those with just a bachelor's degree.

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