MBA stands for The Master of Business Administration. It is a master’s degree in business administration (management). The degree originated in the United States in the early 20th century when the country industrialized, and companies sought scientific approaches to management.
With recent development in technology, online MBA programs are now available to accommodate those who have limited time to attend classrooms. Online MBA program specialties are various to allow professionals to focus their studies on certain aspects of business. Having an MBA degree also could spike their advancement in their firms or career. Some specialties in online MBA programs are:
- General MBA
- Online Executive MBA
- Business Intelligence
- Criminal Justice
- Human resources
- Information Management
- Information technology
- Organizational leadership
According to Best College Review, in the recent years, online MBA programs in the United States have increased. Here are some schools that provide MBA programs via online that are mostly focusing on the student outcomes.
Indiana University – Bloomington (Kelley)
Kelley school of business was the pioneer among other top-20 business schools in the nation to provide online MBA programs. With GMAT score in the second highest average GMAT score on our list (636), high competitive in admissions. With over than $104,000 is the average beginning pay for graduates from Kelley Online.
University of Texas – Dallas
The Naveen Jindal School of Management’s online MBA program was founded in 1999-2000 school year and offers two leading online programs: the global leadership executive MBA, and the project management track. Outcomes are remarkably good the school, with an average MBA graduate starting salary up to $81,037.
Arizona State University
The W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is one of a high ranked business school that providing the online classes just after Indiana University–Bloomington. Carey School of Business excels in outcomes, with 15 years of experience and as for basic salary at graduation which comes in at $98,093.
Thunderbird School of Global Management
The Thunderbird School of Global Management merits its name, as the number 1 ranked school of international business with some ranking organizations. Thunderbird average salary at graduation is up to $83,200
The Whitman School of Management’s online MBA program from Syracuse University was founded in the 2001-2002 school year. The school proposes a broad range of variety of specialties, including subjects on accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing management, and supply chain management. Graduates from this school receive up to $90,000 for starting salary and an average of $10,000 signing bonus.