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Henrietta Post
  • RIT's Saunders College of Business listed among ‘U.S. News’ Best Online MBA Programs

  • The E. Philip Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology is ranked 41st of 168 schools listed in "U.S. News & World Report’s" Best Online Business Programs for 2013.

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  • The E. Philip Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology is ranked 41st of 168 schools listed in "U.S. News & World Report’s" Best Online Business Programs for 2013.
    “We are delighted with the recognition of the increasing quality and value of our online MBA program,” says dt ogilvie, dean of the Saunders College. “Our program affords students who live and work in far-flung places on the globe the opportunity to pursue a graduate business education."
    The Saunders online MBA is a degree program designed to accelerate the careers of mature, high-performance professionals with significant business experience. Students master executive skills such as team building and ethics, managerial accounting, financial and data analysis, international business and cross-functional thinking and leadership.
    “While there is no end to opinions regarding rankings, for us these rankings are simply one more indicator that we are successfully executing our plan,” says Marty Lawlor, director of the Saunders Online Executive MBA program. “Our mission is to provide a relevant and rigorous curriculum for students, faculty with the training and technology to engage students in a meaningful way online, and deliver graduates with a competitive edge in the market.”
    "U.S. News" sent statistical questionnaires to nearly 1,000 regionally accredited institutions that grant a master’s degree in business, including public, private and for-profit institutions. The survey evaluated several factors to rank the best online business degree programs, including level of accreditation, reputation for excellence among peer institutions and academic and career support services offered to students.
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