UM-Flint earns accolades from US News & World Report

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A pair of UM-Flint graduate programs were recognized by U.S. News & World Report's “2024 Best Graduate School” rankings.

The University of Michigan-Flint has earned a pair of honors via the new U.S. News & World Report "2024 Best Graduate School" rankings.

Making the lists were the School of Management's part-time MBA program and the College of Arts, Sciences & Education was named one of the country's best education schools.

Yener Kandogan

"This recognition of our part-time MBA program results from our efforts to continuously improve our academic programs with career-driven students in mind," said Yener Kandogan, interim SOM dean. "The program offers flexibility to our students and delivers the coursework innovatively thanks to our faculty's efforts."

UM-Flint's MBA program is offered in multiple convenient formats that can accommodate diverse student needs. Program choices include online synchronous and asynchronous courses, hybrid online courses, or the option to vary attendance modes from in-person to online with hyperflex courses.

Jeannette Stein

"UM-Flint understands that professionals with full-time careers face many challenges when pursuing advanced degrees," said Jeannette Stein, interim CASE dean. "To meet the diverse needs of students, we offer flexible online schedules and innovative curriculum. Students receive a practice-oriented education of the highest quality. The national ranking reflects the dedication of our faculty and staff who take great pride in preparing the leaders and best."

CASE offers a variety of graduate-level education programs, including a master's degree in education administration and online doctor of education and education specialist degree programs.

Earlier this year, U.S. News & World Report recognized the university's excellence in online education in its "Best Online Programs" rankings. The university was honored for its online bachelor's degree programs and earned recognition for its general business program there. UM-Flint's online master's degree program in education was also lauded.

Robb King is the director of marketing and communications at UM-Flint. He can be reached at [email protected].