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The 47 Best Affordable Online Associate’s Degree in Business

An online associate’s degree in business is a great jumping off point for a new career. Two-year associate degrees are offered at technical, trade, or community colleges as well as at four-year institutions. This ranking focuses on those offered by four-year institutions. Choosing to earn your associate’s degree at a four-year institution allows for easy transfer into bachelor level programs and can make the continuation of your education much easier!

GetEducated compared 112 associate’s degrees in business from 103 regionally accredited online schools to create this ‘Best Buy’ list. Our rankings reveal the most affordable options in the United States—47 online associate’s degree in business for under $22,500.

Average Cost (In-state): $22,563.44
Least Expensive: Mount Aloysius College ~$2,500.00
Most Expensive: Dallas Baptist University ~$53,160.00

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 associate’s degree in business programs. The online degrees listed above the gray dividing line are official 2018 “Best Buys” and cost less than the national average.

 

Most Affordable Online Associate’s Degree in Business from 4-Year Schools

 

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 online associate’s degree in business 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 associate’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 properly accredited college that offers an associate’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 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 associate’s degree in business will be undertaken in Fall 2019.

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RANKSCHOOL / DEGREESTATEPRICENOTE
1

Mount Aloysius College(PA)
$2,500.00
All Students
2

West Los Angeles College(CA)
$2,792.00
$17,852.00
In-State
Out-of-State
3

Great Basin College(NV)
$6,030.00
$8,880.00
In-State
Out-of-State
4

Tyler Junior College(TX)
$6,168.00
$11,088.00
In-State
Out-of-State
5

Pensacola State College(FL)
$6,274.80
$25,185.60
In-State
Out-of-State
6

College of Southern Nevada(NV)
$6,821.50
$9,719.00
In-State
Out-of-State
7

Florida State College at Jacksonville(FL)
$6,991.20
$13,625.40
In-State
Out-of-State
8

Daytona State College(FL)
$7,042.80
$24,819.00
In-State
Out-of-State
9

Broward College(FL)
$7,374.00
$14,604.00
In-State
Out-of-State
10

St. Petersburg College(FL)
$7,605.00
$24,114.00
In-State
Out-of-State
11

Miami Dade College(FL)
$7,993.20
$25,050.60
In-State
Out-of-State
12

South Texas College(TX)
$8,740.00
$15,940.00
In-State
Out-of-State
13

Montana State University-Billings(MT)
$11,838.40
$20,881.60
In-State
Out-of-State
14

Vincennes University(IN)
$12,562.80
$15,588.00
In-State
Out-of-State
15

University of the Cumberlands(KY)
$12,739.00
All Students
16

Montana State University-Northern(MT)
$13,038.88
$37,658.88
In-State
Out-of-State
17

Lewis-Clark State College(ID)
$13,436.00
$20,852.00
In-State
Out-of-State
18

Bismarck State College(ND)
$13,555.92
All Students
19

Georgia Military College(GA)
$13,950.00
All Students
20

SUNY Empire State College(NY)
$14,080.00
$26,880.00
In-State
Out-of-State
21

Thomas Edison State University Logo
Thomas Edison State University
(NJ)
$14,932.00
$19,972.00
In-State/Military
Out-of-State
22

Western New Mexico University(NM)
$15,478.52
$32,292.48
In-State
Out-of-State
23

University of the Potomac(DC)
$16,650.00
All Students
24

SUNY College of Technology at Canton(NY)
$16,748.00
$19,408.00
In-State
Out-of-State
25

Indiana Wesleyan University(IN)
$17,340.00
All Students
26

Waldorf University(IA)
$17,510.00
$15,110.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
27

American Public University System Logo
American Public University System
(WV)
$17,570.00
$16,350.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
28

Amridge University(AL)
$17,800.00
All Students
29

Tabor College(KS)
$17,975.00
All Students
30

Columbia College - MO(MO)
$18,375.00
$15,075.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
31

Hampton University(VA)
$18,600.00
All Students
32

Granite State College(NH)
$18,820.00
$21,100.00
In-State
Out-of-State
33

University of Toledo(OH)
$18,984.00
$37,660.00
In-State
Out-of-State
34

Mayville State University(ND)
$19,150.00
All Students
35

Southern New Hampshire University Logo
Southern New Hampshire University
(NH)
$19,350.00
$13,650.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
36

Gwynedd Mercy University(PA)
$19,493.00
All Students
37

Upper Iowa University(IA)
$19,500.00
$15,000.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
38

Rogers State University(OK)
$20,085.00
$38,155.00
In-State
Out-of-State
39

Dakota State University(SD)
$20,100.00
All Students
41

Toccoa Falls College(GA)
$20,585.00
All Students
42

Baker University(KS)
$20,890.00
All Students
43

Saint Leo University Logo
Saint Leo University
(FL)
$21,665.00
$15,065.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
44

Welch College(TN)
$21,924.00
All Students
45

Shorter University(GA)
$21,950.00
All Students
46

Grace Bible College(MI)
$22,300.00
All Students
47

Bryan College(TN)
$22,310.00
All Students
48

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University(FL)
$22,500.00
$15,000.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Ohio Christian University(OH)
$22,600.00
$16,000.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Saint Joseph's College of Maine(ME)
$22,845.00
$16,575.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Baker College(MI)
$23,400.00
$14,820.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Liberty University Logo
Liberty University
(VA)
$23,500.00
$15,100.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Franklin Pierce University(NH)
$23,600.00
All Students

Adams State University(CO)
$23,688.00
$50,748.00
In-State
Out-of-State

Endicott College(MA)
$23,794.00
All Students

Ohio Dominican University(OH)
$23,850.00
All Students

Clarion University of Pennsylvania(PA)
$23,882.00
$26,978.00
In-State
Out-of-State

Montreat College(NC)
$23,900.00
All Students

Bay Path University(MA)
$24,000.00
$21,000.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Point University(GA)
$24,300.00
All Students

New England College(NH)
$24,300.00
All Students

Huntington University(IN)
$24,400.00
$16,400.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Belhaven University(MS)
$24,540.00
All Students

Cornerstone University(MI)
$24,575.00
All Students

Campbellsville University(KY)
$24,738.00
All Students

Fisher College(MA)
$24,760.00
All Students

Northwest Nazarene University(ID)
$24,885.00
All Students

Medaille College(NY)
$24,950.00
$16,250.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Indiana Institute of Technology(IN)
$24,998.00
All Students

Midway University(KY)
$25,800.00
All Students

Assumption College(MA)
$25,899.00
All Students

Salem International University(WV)
$26,300.00
$33,800.00
In-State/Military
Out-of-State

Campbell University(NC)
$26,450.00
All Students

Bacone College(OK)
$26,800.00
All Students

Chaminade University of Honolulu(HI)
$27,000.00
All Students

Notre Dame College(OH)
$27,300.00
All Students

Limestone College(SC)
$27,467.00
$15,191.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Central Baptist College(AR)
$27,805.00
All Students

Pennsylvania State University(PA)
$27,976.00
All Students

American Intercontinental University - Online Logo
American Intercontinental University - Online
(IL)
$28,205.00
All Students

Crown College(MN)
$28,980.00
All Students

Strayer University - Online(DC)
$29,000.00
All Students

Colorado Christian University Logo
Colorado Christian University
(CO)
$29,400.00
$17,100.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Brescia University(KY)
$30,165.00
All Students

Saint Francis University(PA)
$30,183.00
All Students

New England College of Business and Finance(MA)
$30,300.00
$22,900.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Champlain College(VT)
$30,870.00
All Students

Colorado Technical University Logo
Colorado Technical University
(CO)
$31,125.00
$19,530.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

University of the Incarnate Word(TX)
$31,890.00
$15,090.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Concordia University - Chicago(IL)
$32,320.00
All Students

Florida National University(FL)
$32,385.00
All Students

Florida Institute of Technology(FL)
$32,640.00
$16,000.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Franklin University(OH)
$32,641.00
$16,065.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

National University(CA)
$32,680.00
$15,040.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Argosy University Logo
Argosy University
(AZ)
$33,535.00
All Students

City University of Seattle(WA)
$34,020.00
All Students

Immaculata University(PA)
$34,170.00
All Students

Post University Logo
Post University
(CT)
$34,200.00
All Students

Saint Joseph's University Logo
Saint Joseph's University
(PA)
$35,040.00
All Students

Peirce College(PA)
$37,995.00
All Students

Davenport University(MI)
$44,367.00
$30,032.00
In-State
Out-of-State

Davenport University(MI)
$46,488.00
$31,448.00
In-State
Out-of-State

Nyack College(NY)
$50,700.00
All Students

Dallas Baptist University(TX)
$53,160.00
All Students