What Are Some Well-Known Online Business Schools?

An undergraduate or graduate degree program in business can prepare you for a career in almost any field. Through an online business school, you can pursue your degree at a time and in a manner that's convenient for you. Keep reading to learn about three well-known online business schools. Schools offering Business degrees can also be found in these popular choices.

Online Business School Overview

Attending an online business school provides students with a flexible option to advance their educational careers. Outlined below are some of the top online business schools, and some specifics about each.

Important Facts About Online Business Schools

Degree Levels Undergraduate and graduate
Prerequisites High school diploma or GED for undergraduate programs; bachelor's degree, letters of recommendation, GMAT or GRE score for graduate programs
Common Courses Accounting, statistics, operations management, financial analysis, leadership, negotiations
Possible Careers Accountant, auditor, cost estimator, financial analyst, financial examiner, insurance underwriter, loan officer, personal financial advisor

Boston University

Boston University's School of Business was ranked 43rd on U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Business Schools for 2015, and its online graduate business program was ranked sixth. Business programs offered online by BU include:

  • Master of Science in Banking and Financial Services Management
  • Master of Science in Business Continuity, Security and Risk Management
  • Master of Science in Applied Business Analytics
  • Master of Science in International Marketing Management
  • Master of Science in Insurance Management
  • Master of Science in Project Management

University of Florida

Ranked 37th among business schools by U.S. News & World Report in 2015, the University of Florida was also recognized for having the fourth best online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program. The university offers distance-education students two options for completing its program: a 2-year option that's open to students with any undergraduate major and a 1-year accelerated option for business majors; applicants to both programs need at least two years of professional experience. The school also features an online bachelor's degree program in business administration.

Temple University

U.S. News & World Report ranked Temple University's Fox School of Business 41st in the nation for 2015, and its online MBA program came in at number one. Temple also offers an online Bachelor of Business Administration program with majors in accounting, business management, legal studies and marketing. The latter is completed one course at a time, which can be particularly beneficial for working professionals, and MBA candidates can finish the program in as little as 20 months.

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