The University of Scranton is a comprehensive, Jesuit co-educational institution founded in 1888. It is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Through its online campus, the university offers graduate degrees to working professionals.
US News and World Report includes the University of Scranton in its ranking of the Top 10 Master’s Universities in the North in its edition of “America’s Best Colleges”. The university’s MBA program offered through the Kania School of Management has been widely recognized as one of the best by various associations such as the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur Magazine. The business school has the distinction of being accredited by the Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Currently offered online programs include MBA programs in various specializations including Enterprise Resource Planning, General Management, Healthcare Management and Operations Management. Also offered is the Certificate Course in Enterprise Resource Planning and the Master’s in Human Resources through the College of Professional Studies. Admissions Representatives assist students throughout the entire enrollment process. All admitted students are required to take the online tutorial on academic honesty and abide by the academic honor code of the University of Scranton.
Financial assistance can be availed by qualified students through various financial aid options including federal grants and loans, private loans, and employer tuition reimbursement program. Tuition rate is $ 440.00 per credit hour. Students are required to pay a $ 50.00 application fee and $ 100.00 graduation fee whether or not they decide to join the commencement exercise.