Georgia WebMBA a “Best Buy”

The Georgia WebMBA‚ a collaborative program of five Georgia universities‚ has been awarded a “Best…

Georgia (Mar 28, 2006) — Georgia WebMBA a “Best Buy”

Karen Kennedy

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Contact: Frances Weyand‚ Director of University Relations‚ 770−423−6203 or fweyand@kennesaw.edu


The Georgia WebMBA‚ a collaborative program of five Georgia universities‚ has been awarded a “Best Buy MBA” designation by GetEducated.com's independent editorial team. A Best Buy designation indicates that the program offers a high−quality distance degree to a national audience at tuition rates well below the national average when measured against competing options in the program’s class (AACSB accredited or candidate MBAs).

The Georgia program was ranked No. 16 based on a fall 2005 GetEducated.com survey of publicly posted tuition rates at 130 distance−learning MBA programs offered through accredited universities in the United States.

The WebMBA program is a consortium of five institutions: Georgia College and State University‚ Georgia Southern University‚ Kennesaw State University‚ University of West Georgia and Valdosta State University.

According to the company Web site‚ Geteducated.com operates the only clearinghouse in the United States dedicated exclusively to showcasing accredited online degrees.

For more information contact Joe Bocchi‚ director of Georgia WebMBA‚ at (770) 499−3232 orjbocchi@kennesaw.edu.

To view the top 25 programs in the nation go to http://www.geteducated.com/rankings/best_mbaaacsb.asp.

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Kennesaw State University is a comprehensive‚ residential institution with a growing student population of 18‚500 from 132 countries. The third largest state university out of 35 institutions in the University System of Georgia‚ KSU offers more than 55 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.



A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.

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