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LSUS Ranked 1st in the Nation among the 2020 Top 50 MBA Schools

June 04, 2020

LSUS Ranked 1st in the Nation among the 2020 Top 50 MBA Schools

LSU Shreveport has been recognized as 1st in the nation on the top 50 MBA schools list for 2020. This recognition joins previous MBA acknowledgements for outstanding programs in Entrepreneurship, Project Management, Finance, Human Resource Management, and Hospitality. Previous recognitions have also been awarded to the LSUS business programs at both the graduate and undergraduate level. evaluates only accredited non-profit public and private universities in their analysis. The staff uses the United States Department of Education data points in their evaluation. Price, value, and attainability are major factors for schools used for selection. The primary emphasis of inclusion in the top 50 is on accessibility, affordability, and quality of education. Distinguishing characteristics of the MBA programs were also used to select schools that stand out, including specialized options and study abroad opportunities. The LSUS MBA program characteristics included the number of degree options, flexible start dates, and the ability to complete in less than one year. LSUS also offers an international experience study abroad option.

Nancy Albers, Dean of the College of Business, stated “We are thrilled to see our rigorous and accelerated MBA program recognized as first in the nation on the elite list of top 50 MBA programs. It is rewarding to be recognized for our unique and specialized options, such as our optional international experience and diverse concentration options. LSUS has embraced a mission of making high quality, relevant graduate education accessible, affordable, and achievable for business students. We define quality in terms of outcomes and are pleased that we can provide successful outcomes at an affordable price.”

The online MBA program at LSU Shreveport is consistently honored as one of the most affordable AACSB accredited programs across the nation. An MBA student at LSU Shreveport receives a graduate education focused on quality, innovation, and engagement. Areas of concentration include Accounting, Data Analytics, Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise, Finance, General Business, Hospitality and Casino Management, Human Resource Management, International Business, Marketing, and Project Management.

“Our MBA program is relevant for preparing students for their careers and offers the educational requirements for a number of industry certifications. This degree is an excellent value for students seeking an accredited, engaging, and flexible program that can be completed in as few as 10 months,” said Tami Knotts, Associate Dean and MBA Director.

The online MBA is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Only five percent of all business schools worldwide meet the AACSB International's demanding standards.

To see the ratings from rankings, click here. For more information about the MBA program at LSUS, visit LSUS Online.

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