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MBA Online Programs | Affordable Online DegreesLooking for the best value in an MBA online program from a regionally accredited business school in the USA? The online learning experts at Get Educated surveyed 124 regionally accredited universities in the USA to compile this fact-based, data-driven MBA ranking of 'Best Buys'—58 affordable regionally accredited MBA online programs, all with a sticker price of $24,600 and under.

These MBA online program rankings were calculated by reviewing and comparing tuition costs and online learning fees at 124 regionally accredited universities in the USA that offer 208 online MBA programs. This is a ranking list of the most affordable MBA online degrees. Costs are specific to online learning options.

Get Educated Best Buy lists feature MBA programs that objectively cost less than the average cost of all the online degrees surveyed in the comprehensive, national data set.

Average Cost: $24,663

Least Expensive: Eastern New Mexico University Online ~ $6,389

Most Expensive: University of the Sciences in Philadelphia ~ $57,880

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These MBA online rankings are based on a Fall 2013 survey of regionally accredited MBA online programs. Costs were verified valid at time of collection (Fall 2013).

RANK
SCHOOL / DEGREE
STATE
PRICE
NOTE
1

A

Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus
  • Master of Business Administration
(NM)
$6,389
$13,481
Resident
Others
2

A

Wayne State College
  • Master of Business Administration
(NE)
$8,250
3

A

Amberton University
  • Master of Business Administration / General Business
(TX)
$8,712
4

A

West Texas A & M University
  • Master of Business Administration / General Business
(TX)
$9,876
$10,806
Resident
Others
5

A

Chadron State College
  • Master of Business Administration
(NE)
$9,900
6

A

Fitchburg State University
  • Master of Business Administration / Management
(MA)
$10,410
7

A

Northwest Missouri State University
  • Master of Business Administration
(MO)
$12,214
$20,226
Resident
Others
8

A

Tarleton State University
  • Master of Business Administration
(TX)
$12,239
$23,903
Resident
Others
9

A

Columbia College
  • Master of Business Administration
(MO)
$12,420
10

A

University of North Alabama
  • Master of Business Administration
(AL)
$13,140
11

A-

American Public University
  • Master of Business Administration
(WV)
$13,325
12

A-

Western Governors University
  • Master of Business Administration
(UT)
$13,580
13

A-

Fort Hays State University
  • Master of Business Administration / General
(KS)
$13,600
14

A-

California State University-Dominguez Hills
  • Master of Business Administration / General Business
(CA)
$13,800
15

A-

Dakota State University
  • Master of Business Administration / General Management
(SD)
$14,402
16

A-

Ohio Christian University
  • Master of Business Administration
(OH)
$15,660
17

A-

Plymouth State University Logo
Plymouth State University
  • Master of Business Administration
(NH)
$15,690
$17,400
Resident
Others
18

A-

Freed-Hardeman University
  • Master of Business Administration / Leadership
(TN)
$15,900
19

A-

Troy University Online Learning
  • Master of Business Administration
(AL)
$16,560
20

B+

Park University
  • Master of Business Administration / General
(MO)
$16,665
21

B+

Salve Regina University
  • Master of Business Administration
(RI)
$16,800
22

B+

Metropolitan State University
  • Master of Business Administration
(MN)
$17,638
23

B+

University of Mary
  • Master of Business Administration / Accountancy
(ND)
$18,095
24

B+

Upper Iowa University
  • Master of Business Administration/Accounting
(IA)
$18,174
25

B+

Ferris State University
  • Master of Business Administration
(MI)
$18,252
26

B+

Trident University International
  • Master of Business Administration
(CA)
$18,700
27

B+

Baker College Online Logo
Baker College Online
  • Master of Business Administration / General Business
(MI)
$19,110
$19,110
$12,005
Resident
Others
Military
28

B+

Missouri Baptist University
  • Master of Business Administration
(MO)
$19,224
29

B+

Bellevue University
  • Master of Business Administration
(NE)
$19,305
29

B+

Excelsior College
  • Master of Business Administration
(NY)
$19,305
30

B

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Master of Business Administration in Aviation
(FL)
$19,620
31

B

Saint Josephs College
  • Master of Business Administration / Leadership
(ME)
$19,950
32

B

Capitol College
  • Master of Business Administration
(MD)
$20,034
33

B

Southern Adventist University
  • Master of Business Administration / Management
(TN)
$20,520
34

B

Northcentral University Logo
Northcentral University
  • Master of Business Administration/General Business
(AZ)
$20,630
35

B

Baker College Online
  • Master of Business Administration / Leadership Studies
(MI)
$20,670
$20,670
$12,985
Resident
Others
Military
36

B

Ottawa University
  • Master of Business Administration
(KS)
$20,700
37

B

John Brown University
  • Master of Business Administration
(AR)
$21,060
38

B

Thomas University
  • Master of Business Administration
(GA)
$21,350
39

B

Spring Arbor University
  • Master of Business Administration
(MI)
$21,390
40

B-

Nichols College
  • Masters of Business Administration
(MA)
$21,600
41

B-

Walsh University
  • Master of Business Administration
(OH)
$21,780
42

B-

Brandman University
  • Master of Business Administration
(CA)
$22,080
43

B-

Ashland University
  • Master of Business Administration
(OH)
$22,104
44

B-

Argosy University-Online
  • Master of Business Administration
(AZ)
$22,105
45

B-

Liberty University
  • Master of Business Administration
(VA)
$22,470
$25,125
Resident
Others
46

B-

Southwestern College
  • Master of Business Administration
(KS)
$22,581
47

B-

Pfeiffer University
  • Master of Business Administration
(NC)
$22,620
48

B-

Brenau University
  • Master of Business Administration/Insurance Management
(GA)
$22,830
49

B-

LeTourneau University
  • Master of Business Administration
(TX)
$22,925
50

C+

Hope International University
  • Master of Business Administration
(CA)
$23,420
51

C+

Saint Thomas Aquinas College
  • Master of Business Administration
(NY)
$23,542
52

C+

Lynn University
  • Master of Business Administration
(FL)
$23,760
53

C+

Concordia University-Wisconsin
  • Master of Business Administration
(WI)
$24,165
54

C+

National University
  • Master of Business Administration
(CA)
$24,192
55

C+

Saint Leo University
  • Master of Business Administration
(FL)
$24,233
$24,233
$17,856
Resident
Others
Military
56

C+

Harding University
  • Master of Business Administration
(AR)
$24,444
57

C+

Southern New Hampshire University
  • International Master of Business Administration
(NH)
$24,453
58

C+

Franklin University
  • Master of Business Administration
(OH)
$24,600


Rankings Note:
These online MBA
rankings are based on a Fall 2013 distance learning survey of regionally accredited or accredited university candidates which offer online master's in Business Administration. Tuition and fees stated were valid at the time of collection (Fall 2013). Profiles for each distance degree in the Get Educated online college directory may reflect slightly different costs based on a different update schedule.

The published cost is an estimated sticker price for the entire MBA online program and typically reflects the most affordable, cheapest distance degree program. Factors such as transfer credits at entrance, prerequisite online course requirements, and financial aid will affect your final purchase price.


Editorial Note: Colleges NEVER pay to be included in the Get Educated online MBA rankings. These rankings are editorially independent, open to any regionally accredited university which offers a degree that is delivered at least 80% at a distance and open to the public. There is no cost to use the Get Educated Best Buy award seals, should your degree appear on these rankings.

If your online university is regionally accredited and not currently surveyed by Get Educated, please contact us for inclusion. Each affordability ranking list is calculated every two years. The next MBA program rankings will be undertaken Fall 2015.

To see affordability rankings of the best online colleges for other business master's degree programs, check out the following lists:

Affordable Online Degrees: AACSB Online MBA

Affordable Online Degrees: Online MPA (Masters in Public Administration)

Affordable Online Degrees: Online Masters in Management

Affordable Online Degrees: Online Masters in Leadership

Affordable Online Degrees: Online Masters in Accounting

Affordable Online Degrees: Online Masters in Human Resources

©2013-2015 GetEducated.com, Get Educated, Inc. (TM). All rights reserved. These affordable online MBA rankings may NOT be re-posted online or reprinted in any format without a license from GetEducated.com, Get Educated, Inc. (TM). Consumer finance bloggers and editors, contact our editors for a free custom article on the best AACSB online MBA programs for use on your website. Our mission: Help consumers Get Educated ® about the best online colleges for cost and credibility.



 
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