UHD Ranks Among Top in Nation for 3 Business Degree Programs
By Sheryl E. Taylor
The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) has been awarded top ranking status for three business degree programs by Intelligent.com.
Housed in the Marilyn Davies College of Business, the following online degree programs were recognized among the top colleges and universities in the nation:
- Master’s in Management Program ranked No. 6 among the top 50
- MBA in International Business Program ranked No. 9 among the top 50
- Finance Degree Program ranked No. 13 among the top 45
The student-focused comprehensive research guide is based on an assessment of 1,604 accredited colleges and universities. Each program is evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment
Intelligent.com compared 427 education programs among 170 universities and colleges beginning with three initial criteria: nonprofit, accredited and fully online. Intelligent.com uses these three criteria to narrow down the list of potential programs based on five factors: program strength, online readiness, return on investment, cost and student engagement.
The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD)—the second largest university in Houston—has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.
As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by Interim President Dr. Antonio D. Tillis. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 51,000 alumni and offers 44 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service, Sciences & Technology; and University College).
UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.