Best online master's in management get ranking seal

The 38 Best Affordable Online Master's in Management

An online master’s in management is a solid degree choice but it can come with a scary price tag—as high as $60,500! With student loan debt soaring, it pays to do your research before choosing an online management degree.

GetEducated compared 104 management master’s programs from 59 regionally accredited online schools to create this ranking. Below is our editorially independent list of the 35 Best Buys for an affordable online master’s in management. All degrees cost less than $22,000—below the national average for this degree.

Average Cost (In-state): $22,511.46
Least Expensive: Amberton University ~$9,760.00
Most Expensive: The New School ~$60,480.00

Our data-driven research creates a truly reliable system of scientific rankings. There’s no fancy formulas here. We meticulously calculate total full-time tuition—including any fees—for the most accurate total cost. Our rankings cannot be bought, and therefore factually showcase the cheapest online master’s in management. The online management degrees listed above the gray dividing line are official 2018 “Best Buys” and cost less than the national average.
 

Most Affordable Online Master's in Management

 

Accreditation Note: To qualify for a ranking, a program must be regionally accredited. Additional programmatic accreditation is noted in the rank table.

15 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
16 International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
17 Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
 

Rankings Note: These online college rankings are based on a GetEducated Fall 2017 review of regionally accredited online master’s in management programs. Total cost includes full-time tuition and fees and was valid at the time of collection and specific to the online learning program. School profiles for the online master’s degree programs in our directory may reflect a slightly different cost based on different editorial update schedules.

The published cost is an estimated sticker price for the entire online degree including fees. Actual costs may vary by student. Factors such as transfer credits, prerequisite courses, professional licensing and financial aid availability will affect final cost.

Editorial Note: Online schools do NOT pay to be included in any GetEducated online degree ranking. These rankings are editorially independent, open to any regionally accredited or candidate college that offers a master's degree that is available at least 80 percent through online learning and that is open to enrollment by the public. If your online college is regionally accredited and not currently reviewed by GetEducated, please contact us for inclusion. Each ranking list is calculated every two years. The next survey to identify the cheapest online management graduate degree will be undertaken in Fall 2019.

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RANKSCHOOL / DEGREESTATEPRICENOTE
1

Amberton University(TX)
$9,760.00
All Students
2

Southeast Missouri State University(MO)
$10,020.00
All Students
3

Minot State University(ND)
$10,686.60
All Students
4

Chadron State College(NE)
$12,555.00
All Students
5

American Public University System Logo
American Public University System
(WV)
$13,300.00
$12,400.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
6

The University of Alabama(AL)
$13,750.00
All Students
7

University of Management and Technology(VA)
$14,090.00
$9,050.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
8

Wilmington University(DE)
$14,180.00
$9,200.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
9

Greenville University(IL)
$14,447.00
All Students
10

University of Alabama in Huntsville(AL)
$14,610.00
All Students
11

Troy University(AL)
$14,880.00
All Students
12

Mount Vernon Nazarene University(OH)
$14,940.00
All Students
13

Shorter University(GA)
$15,320.00
All Students
14

Oakland City University(IN)
$15,840.00
All Students
15

Granite State College(NH)
$15,900.00
$16,950.00
In-State
Out-of-State
16

Austin Peay State University(TN)
$16,633.50
$23,053.50
In-State
Out-of-State
17

University of Maryland-University College(MD)
$17,028.00
$24,264.00
In-State/Military
Out-of-State
18

Virginia University of Lynchburg(VA)
$17,600.00
All Students
18

Wayland Baptist University(TX)
$17,600.00
All Students
20

Brescia University(KY)
$17,890.00
All Students
21

Avila University(MO)
$17,982.00
All Students
22

Colorado State University-Global Campus(CO)
$18,000.00
$16,200.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
23

Indiana Institute of Technology(IN)
$18,230.00
All Students
24

Southwestern College - Kansas(KS)
$18,450.00
$14,850.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
25

St. Joseph's College-New York(NY)
$18,720.00
All Students
26

Indiana Wesleyan University(IN)
$19,080.00
All Students
27

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University(FL)
$19,200.00
$16,200.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
28

University of Colorado Denver(CO)
$19,304.32
$22,424.32
In-State
Out-of-State
29

Florida State University - College of Business - Graduate Logo
Florida State University - College of Business - Graduate
(FL)
$19,800.00
All Students
30

Excelsior College(NY)
$20,540.00
All Students
31

Salve Regina University(RI)
$20,830.00
All Students
32

University of Hartford(CT)
$20,850.00
All Students
33

Lesley University(MA)
$21,190.00
All Students
34

Bellevue University(NE)
$21,240.00
All Students
35

Lasell College(MA)
$21,760.00
All Students

National American University(SD)
$22,530.00
All Students

Charleston Southern University(SC)
$22,615.00
All Students

Southern New Hampshire University Logo
Southern New Hampshire University
(NH)
$22,722.00
$17,070.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Thomas Edison State University Logo
Thomas Edison State University
(NJ)
$24,380.00
All Students

New England College(NH)
$24,630.00
All Students

Azusa Pacific University(CA)
$24,960.00
All Students

Florida Institute of Technology(FL)
$25,641.00
All Students

Emmanuel College(MA)
$26,304.00
All Students

Davenport University(MI)
$26,485.00
All Students

Misericordia University(PA)
$26,640.00
All Students

University of St Francis(IL)
$27,548.00
All Students

Duquesne University(PA)
$28,247.00
All Students

The University of Texas at Dallas(TX)
$28,712.00
$53,384.00
In-State
Out-of-State

Purdue University Global Logo
Purdue University Global
(IA)
$28,930.00
$19,120.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Colorado Technical University Logo
Colorado Technical University
(CO)
$29,030.00
$22,080.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Strayer University - Online(DC)
$29,400.00
All Students

Dallas Baptist University(TX)
$32,616.00
All Students

Michigan State University(MI)
$32,700.00
All Students

Boston University Logo
Boston University
(MA)
$37,100.00
All Students

New Jersey Institute of Technology(NJ)
$37,560.00
All Students

Thunderbird School of Global Management(AZ)
$39,000.00
All Students

Indiana University Online(IN)
$39,900.00
All Students

Benedictine University Logo
Benedictine University
(IL)
$43,840.00
All Students

The New School(NY)
$60,480.00
All Students