Katherine Gardner
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 11:44am
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Saunders Ranked 25 in The 50 Best Online MBA Programs

Programs in Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology consistently receives top rankings and recognitions. The Best Schools, an independent group that has created a place where individuals can find the facts and tools needed to make the best choices for their education, included 3 Saunders business programs in their rankings this year.

The Saunders online executive MBA degree program ranked 25th in The 50 Best Online MBA Programs. The Best Schools listed hands-on experience, credit hours, and variety of concepts and positions as distinguishing factors of the program.

The Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management program was also included in the list of The 20 Best Tourism Degree Programs. Factors that contributed to this ranking include the programs focus on branding, economic management, hospitality business planning, and development of quality processes. It was also mentioned that t students graduate with leadership and strategic organizational skills.

Rochester Institute of Technology was included in the list of Accelerated Bachelor’s Degree Programs Online that highlighted Saunders’ Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Online Executive MBA.


Saunders College of Business is one of nine colleges at Rochester Institute of Technology and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB). Recognized and ranked internationally, Saunders is home to over 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in programs across RIT Global Campuses in Rochester, New York, Croatia, Dubai, Kosovo and China. Saunders College works in partnership with RIT’s entrepreneurial Venture Creations incubator and top ranked Albert J. Simone Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship to integrate business education with RIT’s world-leading technical and creative programs. With nearly 19,000 alumni worldwide, Saunders College offers undergraduate (BS), Masters (MS), Masters of Business Administration (MBA), and Executive MBA (EMBA) programs where students gain real-world business experiences through a tradition of applied learning, internships and capstone programs.