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January 12, 2016

UNL MBA Ranked No. 15 in the Nation

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln MBA program jumped six spots to No. 15 in the nation in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report rankings released today. The ranking included more than 200 MBA programs.

Dr. Donde Plowman, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of the College of Business Administration, said, “The recognition for our online MBA indicates the superior quality of the business programs at UNL. Rankings with our online and on-campus MBA programs are regularly at the top.”

UNL MBA ranking jumps six spots to No. 15
UNL MBA ranking jumps six spots to No. 15
The online UNL MBA program provides a collaborative learning experience with the same world-renowned professors who teach courses on campus. The online delivery allows working professionals the opportunity to participate in an internationally recognized program from anywhere in the world. The program’s performance in the U.S. News’ rankings demonstrates the results of exceeding the online needs of students.

U.S. News compared data received in five categories: student engagement, admissions selectivity, peer reputation, faculty credentials and training and student services and technology.

The U.S. News 2016 Best Online Graduate Business Programs information is available online at:

The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska­–Lincoln serves over 4,000 students with 10 undergraduate majors, six master’s programs and three joint programs, and is the only Ph.D. granting business college in Nebraska. Established in 1913, the college was a founding member of and accredited by the AACSB.