McCoy College's Flex MBA program garners top rankings from two publications

Hannah Laird | April 18, 2019

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SAN MARCOS – Texas State University’s Flex Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program has been ranked among the top MBA programs by both CEO Magazine and U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report ranked Texas State as one of the top 100 part-time MBA programs nationally. This ranking is based on five factors: average peer assessment score, average GMAT and GRE scores, average undergraduate GPA, number of years of student work experience and percentage of the business school’s MBA enrollment that is part-time, and was ranked seventh out of 22 Texas schools.  

CEO Magazine ranked the Flex MBA program tier-one worldwide, along with programs from Texas A&M University and the University of Texas at Arlington. The magazine received data from 144 schools offering 292 programs in 25 countries. Their ranking system is geared towards fact-based criteria taking into consideration traits like quality of faculty, international diversity and class size.   

The Flex MBA program is designed for working professionals looking to further their education. Classes are offered in the evening at both the San Marcos and Round Rock campuses and students can apply for enrollment in either the fall or the spring. 

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About Texas State University

Founded in 1899, Texas State University is among the largest universities in Texas with an enrollment of 38,694 students on campuses in San Marcos and Round Rock. Texas State’s 192,000-plus alumni are a powerful force in serving the economic workforce needs of Texas and throughout the world. 

For more information, contact University Communications:

Jayme Blaschke, 512-245-2555

Sandy Pantlik, 512-245-2922