Angelo State University’s online Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program has been ranked among the nation’s “Best Online MBA Programs” for 2021 by Fortune magazine, a global leader in business journalism with a worldwide readership of nearly 5 million.
Fortune released its first-ever national rankings of a higher education degree program as part of the introduction of its new Education Hub. ASU’s online MBA degree is ranked No. 76 in the U.S.
Criteria for the Fortune rankings included each program’s academic strength of incoming students, retention and graduation rates, and student enrollment numbers. It also included:
- Fortune 1000 Score: How many alumni are executives at Fortune 1,000 companies
- Brand Score: A university’s reputation with business industry recruiters
- Prestige Score: Rankings by The Princeton Review, Poets & Quants, and U.S. News and World Report
“It is an honor to be recognized as part of Fortune magazine’s best online MBA programs for 2021,” said Dr. Ruben Ceballos, MBA program director. “This recognition is indicative of the excellent job our faculty perform, as well as our commitment to providing a quality program for those pursuing their MBA. Our goal is to always strive to provide a significant positive impact on the lives of our students through excellence in teaching and experiential learning.”
Angelo State is one of 10 Texas universities with online MBA programs in the Fortune rankings. To that end, ASU has also been ranked No. 3 among the “Best 16 Most Affordable MBA Programs in Texas in 2021” by the BestValueSchools.org higher education resource guide – and No. 7 among the “10 Best Affordable MBA Programs” in the U.S. by TopManagementDegrees.com.
ASU’s MBA degree can be completed in as little as 12 months, either on campus or online. It is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).