SNHU Named a “Best Buy” for Online Leadership Program

Wednesday, May 12, 2010
SNHU Communications Office



Contact: Gregg Mazzola
Director of Communications
Southern New Hampshire University

SNHU Leadership Program
Named a ‘Best Buy’

Leadership Degree Ranks Ninth Nationally

Manchester, N.H. (May 12, 2010) – Southern New Hampshire University’s Master of Science in Organizational Leadership  ranked as the ninth most affordable program in’s 2010 national affordability rankings of universities that offer the best values in online master’s degrees in leadership.

SNHU’s cost of $20,700 is well below the national average of $23,700 for an online master’s in leadership program in the regionally accredited category.

The online university rankings are based on a national survey of 25 regionally-accredited business and management schools that offer 32 master’s in leadership via distance learning., a consumer group that reviews and ranks online university degree programs for cost, quality, and credibility has released their 2010 affordability rankings for graduate management and organizational design schools that offer distance master’s degrees with a major emphasis or concentration in leadership.

The online university affordability rankings are based on a comprehensive, independent survey of 25 regionally-accredited business and management schools that offer 32 different master’s in leadership via distance education.’s Top 13 Ranked Best Values
Online Masters Leadership – Regionally Accredited

13 Quality Buys, All Under $23,000

1. University of South Dakota (SD)

2. Mountain State University (WV)

3. Stephens College (MO)

4. Colorado State University – Global Campus (CO)

5. Southwestern College (KS)

6. Bellevue University (NE)

7. Grand Canyon University (AZ)

8. Pfeiffer University (NC)

9. Southern New Hampshire University (NH)

10. Regent University (VA)

11. Regis University (CO)

12. University of Denver-University College (CO)

13. Webster University (MO) has posted a complete ranking of its Best Values in Online Master’s in Leadership online,

Comparative data on all 32 online leadership degrees reviewed by is available free online in the firm’s comprehensive Guide to Online University Degrees, This free directory is as a part of the distance learning group’s mission to help the public get educated about affordable, high-quality graduate education programs.

About Southern New Hampshire University

The university has approximately 1,900 traditional, full-time undergraduate day students and a total enrollment in all divisions of about 9,425. Programs are offered on campus, online and on location at our centers in New Hampshire and Maine. The university offers programs in business, community economic development, culinary arts, teacher education, hospitality management and liberal arts.

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