Champlain College among top online MBA Programs in Human Resource Management

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Champlain College among top online MBA Programs in Human Resource Management

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 8:40am -- Denise Sortor

Vermont Business Magazine Comprehensive guide to online MBA programs, Online MBA Today ( has published a new ranking of the 50 best online MBA programs in Human Resource Management ( and Champlain College in Burlington was one of the top.

For this ranking, Online MBA Today began with a list of 380 online Master's of Business Administration programs. Each was vetted according to the quality of its business management foundation and whether or not it had a concentrated curriculum in human resource management. Each program was then ranked based on the following five factors: estimated tuition cost; regional and business accreditations; estimated early career salary; prestige; and overall graduation rates. The data for this ranking was taken from the most recent and publicly available sources, including PayScale, US News and World Report, the Princeton Review, the Financial Times, Quacquarelli Symonds, and the National Center for Education Statistics. Data was gathered for each degree, weighted equally, and averaged to find the top online MBA programs in human resource management.

An online MBA in human resource management can be a great asset to any prospective human resource professional. Flexible programs like those in this ranking can allow a professional to gain the critical education to advance his or her career while gaining the important experience needed for most HR roles. Managers and professionals in the human resource field play a vital role in the health and success of an organization. Tammie Cagle, editor at Online MBA Today, says, "Human resource professionals will need to be comfortable and knowledgeable in collaborating and leading teams, as well as have skills and knowledge in business legality issues, employee benefits, and change management. The ranking of the Top 50 Online MBA programs in Human Resources Management will help prospective students find the best match to start their master's program and launch their future leadership careers."

Online MBA Today is an online comprehensive resource for information about online MBA degrees. The site publishes news updates, in depth school profiles, interviews, rankings, scholarship opportunities, success stories, and more.