U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in education rankings, announced 2018 Best Online Programs rankings for adults looking to further their education and improve career-related skills. This year’s edition includes nearly 1,500 distance education programs — up from about 1,300 last year — for bachelor’s degrees as well as graduate programs.
For the fifth consecutive year, New England College of Business (NECB) has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report in its annual ranking as one of the top colleges for online business education regionally and nationally.
The U.S. News rankings evaluate online bachelor’s and online master’s degree programs in seven disciplines from degree-granting online programs at regionally accredited institutions. NECB earned distinction in three categories:
NECB’s MBA program ranked 10th in New England
Ranked 10th among best online master's degree programs in business administration, based on factors such as admissions selectivity, reputation for excellence among peer institutions and academic and career support services offered to students.
NECB’s Graduate Business Degrees ranked 7th in New England
Ranked 7th among best online graduate degrees; rankings were based on factors such as graduation rates, faculty credentials and training, indebtedness of new graduates and academic and career support services offered to students.
NECB’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration ranked 9th in New England
Ranked 9th among best online bachelor’s degrees; rankings were based on factors such as graduation rates, indebtedness of new graduates and academic and career support services offered to students.
Among other factors, NECB has been ranked favorably by U.S. News & World Report for its faculty-student engagement; commitment to educational evaluation; level of student support; and faculty qualifications.