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Ranked #6 in Ohio and #1 in Northeast Ohio for Private AACSB-Accredited Schools

Cleveland, OH (Jan. 24, 2023) - The Boler College of Business at John Carroll University is consistently recognized as one of the best business schools in the nation. This year, a special spotlight was shown on Boler’s Online MBA program through the 2023 U.S. News and World Report. U.S. News and World Report provides some of the most reputable and data-driven MBA rankings.

Of the Online MBA programs ranked by U.S. News, the Online MBA at Boler College of Business was ranked #6 in the state of Ohio and the #1 private institution in Northeast Ohio of those accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Further, the Online MBA program is ranked #7 in Ohio overall according to U.S. News and World Report. Boler out-ranked many Ohio Online MBA programs, a strong recognition of Boler’s efforts to continually innovate and offer the highest quality educational opportunities.

“At Boler, we pride ourselves on providing premium education and we are pleased that our Online MBA has gained national recognition in such a short time!” said Dr. Elad Granot, dean of the Boler College of Business. “This significant achievement would not have been possible without the expert, world-class faculty and student services.”

Boler’s MBA is known for its high satisfaction rate–97% percent of students surveyed this year said they were satisfied with their Boler experience.

The Online MBA program at Boler College of Business is exceptionally flexible. Students can enroll from anywhere, create their own coursework pace, and experience an international study tour. Students can apply at any time at, and be admitted on a rolling basis.




ABOUT BOLER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS John Carroll University’s Boler College of Business ( is widely recognized as one of the top business schools in the region. The goal of the Boler graduate programs is to blend our core Jesuit principles with a non-traditional experiential learning program to help you get more out of your career. Boler’s Online MBA Program started in 2020. It also already gained national attention and attraction in less than 2 years. It is also one of the few programs in the nation to have received the prestigious AACSB accreditation.

ABOUT U.S. NEWS AND WORLD REPORT The Best Online MBA Programs rankings included 326 schools and evaluated schools based on data related to their distance education MBA programs. For this ranking, U.S. News assessed MBA programs using five categories -- student engagement (30%), student excellence (15%), expert opinion (25%), faculty credentials and training (15%), and student services and technology (15%). Full rankings are available here.