Wayland Ranked among most affordable for online education

PLAINVIEW – Wayland Baptist University has once again been named among the most affordable universities for online education. Affordable Schools (affordableschools.net) has named Wayland No. 16 on its Top 25 list for most affordable online Master’s of Public Administration degrees.

Public administration programs are designed for students interested in government or non-profit service work. Affordable Schools compiled information from the National Center for Education Statistics and areavibes.com, showing the cost of tuition and the cost of living associated with the home campus, to determine the overall ranking. The list includes public, private, for-profit and non-profit colleges and universities.

More information about the ranking can be accessed at affordableschools.net/25-affordable-online-masters-public-administration-degrees/.

The Master of Public Administration degree at Wayland emphasizes practical expertise regarding issues facing government bodies at all levels, community organizations large and small, and the complete spectrum of nonprofits. It's also ideal for military personnel who want to learn the skills to advance in rank or transfer seamlessly to civilian life.

The MPA is one of 11 master’s programs offered completely online at Wayland. Students can also earn master’s degrees in history, English, management, criminal justice, humanities, business administration, Christian ministry, divinity, education or nursing. WBU also offers a Doctor of Management degree completely online.

Wayland’s online graduate tuition is $445 per credit hour. The cost for the doctoral program is $700 per credit hour. For more information on Wayland’s online programs, log onto wbuonline.com, or call 1-855-802-0395.

Wayland Baptist University is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Other schools ranked by Affordable Schools for their public administration programs are: Brandman University, National University, Northern Michigan University, Ashford University, Anna Maria College, Texas A&M International University, Sul Ross State University, Belhaven University, Concordia University-Wisconsin, Bellevue University, Grand Canyon University, Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion, Arkansas State University, Hamline University, Western International University, Texas Southern University, Liberty University, Park University, Post University, University of Management and Technology, American Public University System, Southern University and A&M College, Columbia Southern University, and Regent University.