FSU’s Online MBA, Business Analytics Concentration, Ranks 10th in America as GetEducated.com “Best Buy”

Jan 31, 2020 12:40 PM

Frostburg State University’s online Master of Business Administration, Business Analytics concentration, has been ranked 10th on GetEducated.com’s newest “Best Buy” list of the 57 most affordable options in the United States. The national affordability ranking is the result of a comprehensive, data-driven review of 93 online MBA business analytics programs from 89 regionally accredited schools.

GetEducated.com calculated the national average in-state cost of a business analytics program at a regionally accredited institution at $32,600. Even for out-of-state students, Frostburg’s program is significantly less expensive. Frostburg’s total in-state program cost was calculated to be $16,272; total out-of-state costs were $20,700.

FSU’s online Master of Business Administration program gives students the professional edge they need to succeed in today’s demanding business world. Recognized by GetEducated.com among its “Best Buys” in online programs accredited by AASCB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), FSU’s online MBA is designed in a seven-week course model to allow students the opportunity to juggle professional, personal and academic commitments.

The 36-credit hour program is designed for business and non-business majors and can be completed full or part-time. The curriculum offers eight core MBA courses to provide all students a well-rounded foundation to advance their careers in management. All students also choose among three concentrations that include four courses focusing on honing professional skills and knowledge to align with a desired career path. These concentrations include Business Analytics, Health Care Management and Management.

Over the past decade, GetEducated.com has ranked several other Frostburg online programs as Best Buys, including FSU’s RN to BSN program; Master’s in Nursing; Master’s in Applied Computer Science; the Master of Education, Special Education concentration; and Master of Science in Recreation and Parks Management.

To view GetEducated.com’s ranking of the Most Affordable Online MBA Business Analytics Programs, visit https://www.geteducated.com/online-college-ratings-and-rankings/online-mba-business-analytics.

For more information about FSU’s Master of Business Administration, Business Analytics program, visit https://www.frostburg.edu/academics/majorminors/graduate/ms-business-administration.php.

GetEducated.com is a consumer organization that publishes online college and university rankings along the dimensions of affordability and credibility. The company was founded in 1989 by a psychologist and educator and was created in partnership with America Online and the Electronic University Network.

Situated in the mountains of Allegany County, Frostburg State University is one of the 12 institutions of the University System of Maryland. FSU is a comprehensive, residential regional university and serves as an educational and cultural center for Western Maryland. For more information, visit www.frostburg.edu or facebook.com/frostburgstateuniversity. Follow FSU on Twitter @frostburgstate.