15 Best Online Master’s Degrees in Finance

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This college ranking supplements our best value master’s in finance ranking by focusing strictly on online and hybrid master’s degrees in finance programs.

This ranking is based on a candidates list of just under 50 colleges listed in NCES.ed.gov as offering a “graduate” finance program in this topic (including master’s, doctorate and/or graduate certificate).

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Ranking Methodology

Factors for this ranking system of 15 of the best online master’s degrees in finance programs are the same as for the “traditional” programs version (linked above) and are as follows:

  • In-state tuition — covers “affordability”
  • Grad student to student ratio — loosely covers the commitment the college has to grad students overall.
  • All distance education ratio — shows adaptation of grad students to distance programs, including online degrees.
  • Some distance education ratio — shows what ratio of grad students not in distance/ online education programs are at least taking distance courses (including online courses).

Top 10 Best Online Master’s Degrees in Finance

Rank School Location
1 Aspen University Denver, CO
2 Columbia Southern University Orange Beach, AL
3 Kaplan University-Maine Campus Davenport, IA
4 University of Maryland-University College Adelphi, MD
5 Colorado State University-Global Campus Aurora, CO
6 Charleston Southern University Clareston, SC
7 Walden University Minneapolis, MN
8 University of the Southwest Hobbs, NM
9 Capella University Minneapolis, MN
10 Gardner-Webb University Boiling Springs, NC
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The ranking is weighted most heavily towards the affordability factor.

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  1. Aspen University
    Location

    Denver, CO

  2. Columbia Southern University
    Location

    Orange Beach, AL

  3. Kaplan University-Maine Campus
    Location

    Davenport, IA

  4. University of Maryland-University College
    Location

    Adelphi, MD

  5. Colorado State University-Global Campus
    Location

    Aurora, CO

  6. Charleston Southern University
    Location

    Clareston, SC

  7. Walden University
    Location

    Minneapolis, MN

  8. University of the Southwest
    Location

    Hobbs, NM

  9. Capella University
    Location

    Minneapolis, MN

  10. Gardner-Webb University
    Location

    Boiling Springs, NC

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