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HU Online Degree Ranked Nationally has ranked Huntington University’s online bachelor’s degree in marketing #11 out of the top 20 schools to make the list for 2016-2017. To create this year’s top 20 list, examined 136 accredited colleges and universities that offer an online bachelor’s in marketing or a bachelor’s in business administration with a marketing concentration.

“Marketing is at the center of success for any organization. Our goal is to provide an environment where our students are able to blend theory, training and ethical behaviors into practice. We are honored to be featured among the nation’s best marketing programs,” stated Julie Goetz, Director of Graduate and Professional Programs.

For this list of schools, noted the percentage of applicants admitted, graduation rates, undergraduate tuition/fees, and student-to-faculty ratios.’s data was taken from the most recent information published by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) College Navigator. They then used this information to develop the list of the 20 best online schools for marketing degrees. In the event of a tie, the institution with the lowest tuition was awarded a higher ranking. To review the complete list of schools and ranking points, go to

Huntington University’s Professional Programs offers a wide range of courses through the convenience of distance learning. Class sizes are capped to create an intimate learning experience and are designed to allow maximum flexibility to fit within a variety of schedules. HU’s online program offers an associate degree in organizational management, bachelor’s degrees in business administration, marketing, human resource management, not-for-profit leadership, psychology and social work. For a complete listing of online degree options, please visit

Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution a “Best Midwestern College.” Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).