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Value Colleges Ranks King University’s Online MBA in Health Administration Program Among Top 50 Best Value

BRISTOL, Tenn., Sept. 8, 2016 – King University’s online Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Health Administration program ranks among the top 50 for best value according to Value Colleges. Value Colleges ( is an online guide to the best values in undergraduate and graduate college education.

“We are pleased to be ranked among schools such as Liberty University and George Washington University,” says Micah Crews, associate vice president of Enrollment Management. “King is the only institution of higher learning in Tennessee to be named to the top 50 Best Value MBA and Healthcare Management programs list.”

Value Colleges offers meticulously researched, straightforward, and practical answers to commonly asked questions about value and affordability when making college decisions. “Top managers in healthcare stand to earn more than $150,000 annually,” says Value Colleges’ Site Manager Sealey-Morris, “and now is the time for healthcare professionals interested in promotion to obtain higher degrees that will make them more competitive. The Value Colleges Top 50 directs working adults to the online Health Management MBA programs that are most likely to yield a reliable return on the investment.”

“King’s MBA with the Healthcare Administration specialization provides students the opportunity to explore best practices in managed healthcare, as well as legal and ethical issues specifically related to the field. This intensive study of healthcare systems prepares our graduates with the skill set to be proven effective leaders in the growing healthcare industry,” says Crews.

Value Colleges' Top 50 Best Value MBA and Health Management Program ranking takes into consideration all regionally-accredited, reputable colleges and universities which offer an online MBA program that features some form of health management specialization. The top 50 are ranked using the following metrics: reputability (based on U.S. News & World Report rankings and AACSB accreditation); affordability (the actual cost per credit); and return on investment, or ROI (based on data from PayScale). This ranking formula--and the endorsement from Values Colleges--promises to provide prospective students with a truly reliable list of programs.

King University is recognized as a “Best Regional Universities” in the South by U.S. News and World Report; this year’s ranking is King’s 26th consecutive appearance in the annual publication. Other recent accolades include King’s recognition for the past 12 years as a “Best College in the Southeast” by the Princeton Review, and as a “Military Friendly School” for the seventh year by G.I. Jobs. 

Contact King University’s Office of Admissions at 800.362.0014,, or visit for additional information on King’s online degree programs.


King University is a Presbyterian-affiliated, doctoral-level comprehensive university. Founded in 1867 as King College, the University offers more than 90 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in fields such as business, nursing, law, medical and health sciences, pharmacy, education, and humanities. Graduate programs are offered in business administration, education, and nursing. A number of research, off-campus learning opportunities, and travel destinations are also available. King University is a NCAA Division II and a Conference Carolinas member with 25 varsity sports. For more information about King University, visit King University does not discriminate against academically qualified students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, or disability. King University is certified by SCHEV to operate locations in Virginia. For more information on SCHEV certification, contact the King University office at Southwest Virginia Community College, 309 College Road, Richlands, VA 24641.