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Georgia Southern online MBA ranked in top 20
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STATESBORO — The online Master of Business Administration offered by the College of Business Administration at Georgia Southern University has been ranked 17th by as a Top Online MBA Program of 2015.

According to, the Best Online Programs rankings are compiled using qualitative measures and data provided by IPEDS and the schools. reviewed more than 350 not-for-profit online programs, taking into consideration factors such as accreditation, academic quality, and peer reviews.

“We are gratified by the recognition and excited to be listed among the best programs in the nation,” states Allen C. Amason, dean of the College of Business. “Our faculty and staff have worked hard to deliver good value, and rankings like this are a testament to that commitment and effort.”

The National Center for Education Statistics has found that one in three U.S. college students now take at least one class online. Completing an online MBA allows working professionals to continue working and maintaining their personal lives without much interruption, while advancing their education and opening their careers to new opportunities. The Graduate Management Admission Council annual corporate recruitment survey reports employer interest in hiring MBAs is increasing.

The Georgia Southern College of Business Administration has offered its online MBA since 2001. The program is cohort-based, asynchronous and five semesters/21 months.

For more information on the Georgia Southern MBA programs, visit or call (912) 478-5767.