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Online MBA Ranking 2020

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Rank in 2020
Rank in 2019
Rank in 2018
Three-year average rank
Business school
Programme name
Salary today (US$)[1]
Salary increase (%)[2]
Value for money rank[3]
Career progress rank[4]
Aims achieved (%)
Careers service rank
Prog. delivery rank[5]
Online interaction rank[6]
Female faculty (%)[7]
Female students (%)[8]
Women on board (%)
Intl. faculty (%)[9]
Intl. students (%)[10]
Intl. board (%)[11]
Intl. mobility[12]
Corporate social responsibility rank
Faculty with PhD (%)[13]
FT research rank[14]
Course tuition and fees (local currency)
Prog. length[15]
Online teaching (%)[16]
Intakes per year
Time limit[17]
Graduate within 5 years (%)
Online coursework[18]
Online exams (%)[19]
Online teamwork
Students required to study at local centres
Students required to study on university campus fully online (%)
Regions where MBA is supported
110101Warwick Business SchoolUKWarwick Distance Learning MBA204,7999,34240220108013081824343113307847552203062100031œ32,68130.751000303138710005050YesYesYesGlobalEnglish
220202IE Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpainGlobal Online MBA163,7885,25636160637629151424003855027029139642010100160?50,0001.50803201.501.598.5803850YesYesYesGlobalEnglish
330303University of Massachusetts Amherst: IsenbergUSIsenberg Online MBA168,0462,5664673043837714161461363274251612890307617235,191301000304039710001000YesNoNoGlobalEnglish
450--University of North Carolina: Kenan-FlaglerUSMBA@UNC171,6658,6392611007279022635133130223238332406010284120124,9672.420.3297040302.4297.589701000YesNoNoGlobalEnglish
540404Indiana University: KelleyUSKelley Direct Online Programs148,9345,863301705183211102126127123030114133281827821074,5203097020403979501000YesNoYesGlobalEnglish
660706University of Florida: WarringtonUSOnline MBA126,5352,85941580918345420102723501302704000100539334155,3402010006270297.391002010080YesNoNoGlobalEnglish
770506Durham University Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUKOnline MBA142,89218,231272403182361101913422434027175028011104399180œ23,0002.570.83100020202.5784.4310001000YesNoNoGlobalEnglish
8801209Northeastern University: D'Amore-McKimUSOnline MBA137,1046,5183029023785433370280400235273412271908935082,0002.970.1100063502.9789.5310001000YesNoNoGlobalEnglish
9---Politecnico di Milano School of ManagementItalyInternational Flex MBA144,31640587087339184710326552829?32,00021002328080YesNoYesGlobalEnglish
1010014011University of Bradford School of ManagementUKMBA Distance Learning128,5249,6033401010673210391102314332294501363143854072833100œ17,42530.6100040423881000099YesNoNoGlobalEnglish
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Table notes* Data in these columns are for information only and are not used in the rankings. ** Average course tuition and fees (local currency).

1. Average alumnus salary three years after graduation, US$ PPP equivalent.

2. Percentage increase in alumnus salary in the past three years: between their salary on graduation in 2016 and current salary.

3. Calculated according to alumni’s salary increase, fees and other costs.

4. Progression in the alumni’s level of seniority and the size of company they now work for, versus three years ago on graduation.

5. The extent to which alumni rate the online delivery of live teaching sessions, other teaching materials and online exams.

6. The extent to which alumni rate the interaction between students, teamwork and the availability of faculty.

7. Percentage of female faculty.

8. Percentage of female students on the MBA programme.

9. Percentage of faculty whose citizenship differs from their country of employment.

10. Percentage of current MBA students whose country of residence differs from the country the school is located in.

11. Percentage of the board whose citizenship differs from the country in which the business school is situated.

12. Calculated according to whether alumni’s citizenship and work locations pre-MBA, on graduation and three years after graduation differ from each other.

13. Percentage of full-time faculty with a doctoral degree.

14. Calculated according to the number of articles published by a school’s current full-time faculty members in 50 academic and practitioner journals between January 2017 and December 2019. The rank combines the absolute number of publications with the number weighted relative to the faculty’s size.

15. The average amount of time students take to complete the programme.

16. Percentage of programme teaching materials that is delivered online.

17. The maximum amount of time students have to complete the programme.

18. The percentage of coursework completed online.

19. The percentage of examinations that are completed online.

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