Walker College featured in BestColleges publication of top online business programs

Appalachian State University's Walker College of Business has been featured in BestColleges publication of Top Online Business Administration Programs in America.

With more than 1,200 public and not-for-profit universities offering courses online, online enrollments at an all-time high, according to BestColleges.

The report details the program and online platform at Appalachian:

Ideal for those wanting to prepare themselves for the management and leadership roles most commonly adopted by business students, this BSBA in Management offers a dynamic, tech-centric curriculum. Courses cover business psychology, problem-solving, group syncopation and other important organizational and managerial skills. Additional focus is given to business ethics, statistics and marketing best practices. By developing advanced knowledge of these concepts, the program aims to create leaders that will make effective business decisions while being a source of inspiration.

Distance learners will take advantage of the flexible and versatile Moodle learning system for their online studies. Dubbed ASULearn, students use the portal to participate in classes anytime, from anywhere with a secure internet connection. The college provides a secure ASU account, email and access to learning and productivity software to make online and on-campus education virtually indistinguishable. Appalnet is the central page for obtaining vital course information, receiving tuition updates and accessing popular links and resources.

Appalachian ranked second on the list of 25, with the University of Florida coming in at the top spot and California State University-Fullerton placing third.  St. Josephs College, the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, East Carolina University, UMass Amherst, the University of La Verne, the University of Illinois at Springfield and Spring Arbor University round out the top ten. UNC-Greensboro was eleventh on the list.

Learn more about Appalachian's online programs at distance.appstate.edu.

Walker College featured in BestColleges publication of top online business programs
Published: Jun 20, 2016 2:24pm