MELBOURNE, FLA.—Three Florida Institute of Technology online master’s degree programs have been objectively ranked a “Best Buy” by the national online learning review team at GetEducated.com. The programs are online master’s degrees in management, human resources and public administration.
GetEducated.com surveys online universities nationwide to compile rankings-based lists of the best affordable accredited degrees in several categories. To appear on a GetEducated.com affordability list, the degree profiled must objectively cost less than the average cost of all the online master’s programs surveyed in the comprehensive, national data set.
The costs for Florida Tech’s three ranked programs fell well below the average cost.
For example, in the category of Online Master’s Degree in Human Resources, Get Educated analyzed and compared tuition and online learning fees at 38 universities in the United States that offer 40 different online HR degrees. Their ranking was of the most affordable online human resources degrees from accredited universities. Florida Tech’s human resources management program ranked #12 with a cost of $18,150. The average cost for all university human resources programs surveyed was $22,287.
“Certainly the popularity of our online master’s degree programs tells us that among their many benefits their affordability is being noted,” said Florida Tech President Anthony J. Catanese.
Get Educated is a consumer group, which provides fact-based, data-driven rankings to the public as a service to help them locate the best online degrees on the dimensions of cost and reputation. A million online learners visit GetEducated.com annually seeking advice on which of the 355 online MBA degrees reviewed best meet their needs.