2020 Most Affordable Online Master's in Management

By the OnlineU team | Updated 3/13/2020
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By the OnlineU team | Updated 3/13/2020

These 24 colleges offer the most affordable online master's in management programs. Middle Georgia State University is the #1 school on the list, offering a tuition rate of $3,825 annually. Fort Hays State University, ranked #2, has an annual tuition rate $4,604 for their Master of Liberal Studies (MLS) - Global Management program. Classes for this program include Business Research and Quantitative Methods, Origins and Implications of the Knowledge Society, Survey of Economics, and Total Quality Management.

You can read more about our ranked schools below or browse our rankings of the most affordable online bachelor's in management degrees. View our methodology or learn more about OnlineU.

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Rank School Annual Tuition
# 1 #1 Middle Georgia State University $3,825
# 2 #2 Fort Hays State University $4,604
# 3 #3 Amberton University $4,770
# 4 #4 Minot State University $5,030
# 5 #5 Southeast Missouri State University $5,475
# 6 (tie) #6 (tie) American Public University System $6,300
# 6 (tie) #6 (tie) University of Alabama $6,300
# 8 #8 Strayer University $6,640
# 9 (tie) #9 (tie) Chadron State College $6,673
# 9 (tie) #9 (tie) Peru State College $6,673
# 9 (tie) #9 (tie) Wayne State College $6,673
# 12 #12 Warner University $6,816
# 13 #13 Multnomah University $6,975
# 14 #14 Indiana Wesleyan University Online $7,050
# 15 #15 Troy University $7,410
# 16 #16 Iowa Wesleyan University $7,425
# 17 #17 Mount Vernon Nazarene University $7,470
# 18 #18 Western Governors University $7,600
# 19 #19 University of the Cumberlands $7,750
# 20 #20 Briar Cliff University $7,860
# 21 #21 Brescia University $8,000
# 22 #22 Greenville University $8,092
# 23 #23 Oakland City University $8,500
# 24 #24 Granite State College $8,850
#1
#1
Annual Tuition: $3,825
Annual Tuition: $3,825
Annual Tuition: $3,825
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 91%
  • Average SATs: 880 -1090
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 1,852
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 268
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Information Technology - Homeland Security
  • MS in Management
  • MS in Management - Organizational Management
  • MS in Management - Supply Chain Management
#2
#2
Annual Tuition: $4,604
Annual Tuition: $4,604
Annual Tuition: $4,604
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 96%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 4,411
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 2,453
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration - Health Care Management
  • Master of Business Administration - Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • Master of Liberal Studies - Global Management
  • Master of Liberal Studies - Management Information Systems
  • Master of Professional Studies - Human Resource Management
  • Master of Professional Studies - Information Assurance Management
#3
#3

Amberton University

Garland (TX)
Annual Tuition: $4,770
Annual Tuition: $4,770
Annual Tuition: $4,770
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 143
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 544
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration - Management
  • Master of Business Administration - Project Management
  • Master of Science in Agile Project Management
  • Master of Science in Human Resource Management
  • Master of Science in Managerial Science
#4
#4
Annual Tuition: $5,030
Annual Tuition: $5,030
Annual Tuition: $5,030
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 90%
  • Average SATs: 910 -1140
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 374
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 178
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Management
  • Master of Science in Sports Management
#5
#5
Annual Tuition: $5,475
Annual Tuition: $5,475
Annual Tuition: $5,475
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 96%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 1,223
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 481
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration - General Management
  • Master of Business Administration - Health Administration
  • Master of Science in Management
  • Master of Science in Technology Management
#6
#6
Annual Tuition: $6,300
Annual Tuition: $6,300
Annual Tuition: $6,300
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 100%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 37,335
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 7,914
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Dual Master of Arts in Emergency and Disaster Management / Master of Arts in Homeland Security
  • Master of Arts in Criminal Justice - Concentration in Emergency Management and Disaster Management
  • Master of Arts in Emergency and Disaster Management
  • Master of Arts in Entrepreneurship - Concentration in Small Business
  • Master of Arts in Homeland Security - Concentration in Emergency Management and Public Health
  • Master of Arts in Human Resource Management
#6
#6

University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa (AL)
Annual Tuition: $6,300
Annual Tuition: $6,300
Annual Tuition: $6,300
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 79%
  • Average SATs: 1080 -1340
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 2,856
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 1,659
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Advertising and Public Relations - Concentration in Marketing Communication Management
  • Master of Arts in Management - Concentration in Global Business
  • Master of Science in Hospitality Management
  • Master of Science in Hospitality Management - Concentration in Sport Hospitality
  • Master of Science in Human Environmental Sciences - Focus in Consumer Quality Management
  • Master of Science in Operations Management
#8
#8

Strayer University

Nationwide
Annual Tuition: $6,640
Annual Tuition: $6,640
Annual Tuition: $6,640
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 53%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 41,599
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 9,908
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration in Global Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Health Services Administration
  • Master of Business Administration in Human Resource Management
  • Master of Business Administration in IT Security Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Project Management
#9
#9

Chadron State College

Chadron (NE)
Annual Tuition: $6,673
Annual Tuition: $6,673
Annual Tuition: $6,673
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 96%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 601
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 466
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration - Focus in Healthcare Management
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management - Focus in Human Services
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management - Focus in Natural Resources
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management - Focus in Sports Management
#9
#9

Peru State College

Peru (NE)
Annual Tuition: $6,673
Annual Tuition: $6,673
Annual Tuition: $6,673
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 97%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 616
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 238
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Organizational Management - Entrepreneurial and Economic Development
#9
#9

Wayne State College

Wayne (NE)
Annual Tuition: $6,673
Annual Tuition: $6,673
Annual Tuition: $6,673
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 95%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 163
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 498
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Organizational Management
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management - Criminal Justice Administration and Management
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management - Human Resource Management
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management - Information Technology Management
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management - Public Affairs
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management - Sport and Recreation Management
#12
#12

Warner University

Lake Wales (FL)
Annual Tuition: $6,816
Annual Tuition: $6,816
Annual Tuition: $6,816
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 100%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 226
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 183
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Ministry and Management
  • Master of Science in Management
  • Master of Science in Management - Concentration in Criminal Justice Leadership
#13
#13

Multnomah University

Portland (OR)
Annual Tuition: $6,975
Annual Tuition: $6,975
Annual Tuition: $6,975
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 100%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 69
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 71
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Nonprofit Management
  • Master of Science in Management and Leadership
#14
#14
Annual Tuition: $7,050
Annual Tuition: $7,050
Annual Tuition: $7,050
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 93%
  • Average SATs: 1020 -1230
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 6,185
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 3,637
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Associate Degrees

  • M.S. Management - Associate to Master's

Online Master's Degrees

  • M.S. Human Resource Management
  • M.S. Management
  • M.S. Management - Associate to Master's
  • M.S. Management - Information Technology Management
  • M.S. Management - Policy and Organizational Change
  • Master of Public Administration
#15
#15

Troy University

Troy (AL)
Annual Tuition: $7,410
Annual Tuition: $7,410
Annual Tuition: $7,410
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 92%
  • Average SATs: 930 -1090
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 4,633
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 2,088
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC

Online Master's Degrees

  • MBA in General Management
  • MBA in International Management
  • MS in Human Resource Management
  • MS in Management
  • MS in Management - Leadership
  • MS in Management - Project Management
#16
#16

Iowa Wesleyan University

Mount Pleasant (IA)
Annual Tuition: $7,425
Annual Tuition: $7,425
Annual Tuition: $7,425
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 79%
  • Average SATs: 920 -1060
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 45
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 23
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Management Leadership
  • Master of Arts in Management Leadership - Athletic Administration
  • Master of Arts in Management Leadership - Criminal Justice
  • Master of Arts in Management Leadership - Strategic Leadership
#17
#17
Annual Tuition: $7,470
Annual Tuition: $7,470
Annual Tuition: $7,470
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 100%
  • Average SATs: 980 -1220
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 342
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 389
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Management (MSM)
  • Master of Business Administration - Fast Track in Human Resource Management
  • Master of Business Administration - Fast Track in Organizational Management
  • Health Care Administration (MBA-HCA)
  • Human Resource Management (MBA)
  • Logistics Management (MBA)
#18
#18

Western Governors University

Salt Lake City (UT)
Annual Tuition: $7,600
Annual Tuition: $7,600
Annual Tuition: $7,600
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 72%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 98,630
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 37,509
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Accelerated B.S./M.S. Information Technology Management

Online Master's Degrees

  • Accelerated B.S./M.S. Information Technology Management
  • M.S. Management & Leadership
  • M.B.A.
  • M.B.A. Healthcare Management
  • M.B.A. Information Technology Management
  • M.S. in Information Technology Management
#19
#19

University of the Cumberlands

Williamsburg (KY)
Annual Tuition: $7,750
Annual Tuition: $7,750
Annual Tuition: $7,750
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 99%
  • Average SATs: 930 -1140
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 1,640
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 7,852
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Executive Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Administration
  • Executive Master of Business Administration - Project Management
  • Executive Master of Business Administration - Strategic Management
  • Executive Master of Science in Project Management
  • Executive Master of Science in Strategic Management
  • Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Administration
#20
#20

Briar Cliff University

Sioux City (IA)
Annual Tuition: $7,860
Annual Tuition: $7,860
Annual Tuition: $7,860
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 72%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 162
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 160
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Management
  • Master of Arts in Management - Concentration in Human Resource Management
  • Master of Arts in Management - Concentration in Leadership
  • Master of Arts in Management - Concentration in Sports Management
#21
#21

Brescia University

Owensboro (KY)
Annual Tuition: $8,000
Annual Tuition: $8,000
Annual Tuition: $8,000
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 100%
  • Average SATs: 1000 -1260
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 345
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 52
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Management
#22
#22

Greenville University

Greenville (IL)
Annual Tuition: $8,092
Annual Tuition: $8,092
Annual Tuition: $8,092
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 100%
  • Average SATs: 950 -1180
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 85
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 168
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science - Management
#23
#23

Oakland City University

Oakland City (IN)
Annual Tuition: $8,500
Annual Tuition: $8,500
Annual Tuition: $8,500
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 99%
  • Average SATs: 920 -1130
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 19
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 41
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: HLC

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Management
  • Master of Science in Strategic Management
  • Master of Science in Strategic Management - Criminal Justice Administration
  • Master of Science in Strategic Management - Logistics & Product Distribution
  • Master of Science in Strategic Management - Management
  • Master of Science in Strategic Management - Quality Systems
#24
#24

Granite State College

Concord (NH)
Annual Tuition: $8,850
Annual Tuition: $8,850
Annual Tuition: $8,850
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 84%
  • Undergrad Online Enrollment: 1,520
  • Graduate Online Enrollment: 220
  • School Type: Nonprofit
  • School Accreditation: NECHE

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Leadership
  • MS in Project Management

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