According to master-of-finance.org, the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is sixth in the nation among the 50 most affordable online Master of Business Administration in Financial Planning degrees.
The recognition comes in part from multiple start dates throughout the year, thus allowing students to start shortly after acceptance. Another aspect of recognition are program features that save students time and money.
The ranking cites the convenience and accessibility of the multiple start dates which allow students to start shortly after acceptance.
“The online MBA in Financial Planning at UTRGV can be completed in as little as 12 months of study. The 36 credit hour program is offered 100 percent online in an accelerated format, saving both time and money,” the website says. “Courses cover financial planning fundamentals, wealth management, retirement planning, and communication skills.”
Mark Kroll, dean of the UTRGV Robert C. Vackar College of Business and Entrepreneurship, said graduating from an online master’s degree program can successfully solidify a student’s career path and position that student for financial success.
“We work hard to provide every opportunity for people interested in a career in finance, and encourage both traditional and non-traditional students to take advantage of our online programs,” Kroll said. “Our goal is to position students to be competitive in the job market, even as they balance the demands of life and family.”
For a complete list of rankings, visit master-of-finance.org.