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Three executives crossing a street: Regent's online MBA program has been recognized as number 1 for return on investment (ROI).

Fortune Magazine Ranks Regent University’s Online MBA Program at No. 1 for Offering the Best Return on Investment

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (July 27, 2023) – Regent’s online MBA is hailed the nation’s top program due to the high return on investment (ROI) of its graduates, according to Fortune Magazine.

Today’s professionals may wish to pursue an MBA to accelerate their path to a c-suite position or advance leadership skills as entrepreneurs. However, the demands of life can prevent a person’s schedule from aligning with the traditional classroom experience.

However, Regent University’s online MBA program presents a flexible solution. And Fortune found the median base salaries of Regent’s online MBA graduates to be well over six-figures, demonstrating an impressive ROI.

“We appreciate Fortune for acknowledging the unparalleled value of our online MBA program,” said Doris Gomez, dean of Regent University School of Business & Leadership. “We work diligently at being an academic leader with flexible study options that uphold the standard of excellence expected of Regent University.”

Fortune Magazine considered the professional success of Regent’s graduates, along with the following program data, when declaring Regent’s online MBA a rival of the nation’s most elite programs.

  • Median base salary post-graduation: $119,000
  • Total tuition cost: $25,020
  • Return on investment: 375.6%
  • Acceptance rate: 37%

To learn more about Regent’s top-ranking MBA program and other in-demand business and leadership degrees visit

About Regent University

Founded in 1977, Regent University is America’s premier Christian university, with more than 13,000 students studying on its 70-acre campus in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and online around the world. The university offers associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in more than 150 areas of study including business, communication and the arts, counseling, cybersecurity, divinity, education, government, law, leadership, nursing, healthcare, and psychology. Regent University has been ranked the #1 Best Accredited Online College in the United States (, 2020), the #1 Safest College Campus in Virginia (YourLocalSecurity, 2021), and the #1 Best Online Bachelor’s Program in Virginia for 11 years in a row (U.S. News & World Report, 2023).