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We’re #1: The Best Online Business Degree in the State!

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The University of Southern Mississippi ranks #1 in Mississippi for best online business degree according to U.S. News and World Report. This ranking puts Southern Miss at number #51 among nearly 400 online colleges and universities across the country!

The business industry is a widely reaching part of the world, and Southern Miss wants to help you get ready to make your own impact. And with this ranking, you can be confident that you’re receiving one of the best online educations in the country.

Dr. Bret Becton, Dean of USM’s College of Business and Economic Development, noted: “We are honored that our online Bachelor’s in Business was recognized as one of the best in the country and the best in our state for the second year in a row. Our faculty and staff work incredibly hard to provide the best business education for our students and this accolade is proof their efforts are effective.”

To see the full report and rankings, visit the 2022 edition of the Best Online Business Degree Programs. If you’re looking to start your bachelor’s degree, visit USM’s Business Administration BSBA page to get more information on our general business degree. You can also visit our other BSBA degrees including, Human Resources Management, Business Management, or Marketing and get started on your career today!


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