Island University MBA Program Named 13th in the Nation for Affordability

Published: February 18, 2016

Island University MBA Program Named 13th in the Nation for Affordability

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) has been named as one of the most affordable degree programs in the nation by The list, which ranked A&M-Corpus Christi at No. 13, included 50 universities from across the nation. The Island University also came in third in the state out of nine Texas universities that were included in the ranking.

“We’re excited to be recognized again as one of the top schools in the nation for the quality, value and affordability of our MBA program,” said Dr. John Gamble, Dean of the College of Business. “Our program helps to elevate students to the next level in their business careers and improve their earning potential.”

The ranking considered more than 500 accredited universities in the U.S. and selected those which had the lowest MBA tuition cost and fees.

TAMU-CC’s College of Business offers a 30-credit hour Master of Business Administration degree. This program is designed for students who have a Bachelor of Business Administration and are looking to advance to business management positions. Core courses include Software Based Business Solutions, Operations Management, Managerial Economics, Accounting Topics, Managerial Finance, Organizational Behavior and Theory, Marketing Management and Administrative Strategy and Policy. The estimated tuition and fees for this program is approximately $12,000.         

The business and accounting degree programs in the College of Business at A&M-Corpus Christi have maintained their accreditations by AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, a distinguished recognition achieved by less than five percent of universities worldwide. AACSB International is the premier accrediting agency for bachelor, master and doctoral degree programs in business administration.

The goal of is to provide expert information to help students select the right degree program, how to finance a degree in management and much more.

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The online MBA program at A&M-Corpus Christi was also recently named as one of the best in the nation by