Online Accounting Degree Report, an independent accounting review journal, has released the 2016-2017 edition of Top AACSB Online Bachelor Degree Programs for the 2016-2017 academic year.
— 185 AASCB accredited degree programs were evaluated and ranked based on four publicly available data points dealing with online offerings, affordability, selectivity, academic quality, and student satisfaction. Only nine of the 185 schools made the list--five of which are located in the southern states.
Along with rankings, the report includes pertinent information about each ranked school and degree program.
In descending order, here are the top 9 AACSB accredited online bachelor degree programs in accounting for the 2016-2017 academic year:
1. Texas State University
2. Auburn University
3. Old Dominion University
4. University of Alabama at Birmingham
5. University of Arkansas – Little Rock
6. The University of Memphis
7. Washington State University
8. Southern Illinois University – Carbondale
9. University of Toledo
According to Ivor Lee, managing editor for Online Accounting Degree Report, “The AACSB is recognized as the highest accreditation standard in the accounting education world. Though there were many great programs bearing this standard, these nine schools stand out among their peers. These schools represent the highest quality education that online students can obtain. We offer our congratulations to these schools for ensuring high standards in accounting education, and providing a fantastic learning experience to students. This award is a testament to the diligence and dedication of staff and faculty at these schools.”
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Online Accounting Degree Report is an independent and objective resource for current and prospective accounting students. We offer data-based rankings of on-campus and online accounting degree programs, as well as career and education advice. The site is regularly updated by a committed team of writers and researchers, who produce accounting school and program rankings and accounting resources.
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