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Online MBA Report Ranks NC State in the Top 5% of MBA Programs

NC State University Poole College of Management’s Jenkins Professional Online MBA program continues to earn national recognition as it was recently ranked among the best by The program ranked No. 2 in the state of North Carolina and No. 17 nationwide, among the top 5% of programs considered.

The Online MBA Report analyzed over 400 programs throughout the country in order to create their rankings. The ranking methodology was based on information compiled from school surveys, information from the university websites and other reputable sources. The Online MBA Report evaluated each program based upon academic reputation, value as it relates to tuition, admissions selectivity, program quality and enrollment numbers.

“At Poole College we are proud of the faculty and staff who innovate and make our online MBA strong. This ranking is a recognition of their efforts. We provide significant flexibility to our online students — They have the option to attend in person classes if they desire, they have a residency program (including one that is held overseas such as the recent one in Prague). But above all, the strength of the program derives from its students — they are highly motivated and bring significant experience to the table,” said Vikas Anand, associate dean for academic programs at Poole College of Management.

The NC State Jenkins MBA is available in three formats: full-time, professional evening and professional online. All programs are currently accepting applications for fall 2023. To learn more about NC State visit

This post was originally published in Jenkins MBA News.