Best Online Bachelor's Programs

These are the best online bachelor's degree programs, based on factors such as graduation rates, indebtedness of new graduates and academic and career support services offered to students. See the methodology »

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Rank School Faculty Credentials and Training Student Services and Technology Student Engagement
#1 Overall Score: 100 Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, MI

69 78 100
#1 Overall Score: 100 SUNY College of Technology—​Delhi

Delhi, NY

100 60 88
#3 Overall Score: 96 Pace University

New York, NY

83 78 81
#3 Overall Score: 96 Pennsylvania State University—​World Campus

College, PA

76 56 80
#5 Overall Score: 93 Embry-​Riddle Aeronautical University—​Worldwide

Daytona Beach, FL

68 100 66
#5 Overall Score: 93 University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

74 62 78
#7 Overall Score: 92 Daytona State College

Daytona Beach, FL

93 62 78
#7 Overall Score: 92 University of Alabama—​Huntsville

Huntsville, AL

78 56 87
#9 Overall Score: 91 Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ

85 61 68
#9 Overall Score: 91 Indiana University-​Purdue University—​Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, IN

78 50 79
#9 Overall Score: 91 University of Illinois—​Chicago

Chicago, IL

52 49 100
#9 Overall Score: 91 University of Wisconsin—​Superior

Superior, WI

75 53 76
#13 Overall Score: 90 St. John's University

Queens, NY

83 60 74
#13 Overall Score: 90 University of Denver

Denver, CO

69 66 81
#13 Overall Score: 90 University of La Verne

La Verne, CA

82 56 93
#16 Overall Score: 89 Colorado State University—​Global Campus

Greenwood Village, CO

77 59 79
#16 Overall Score: 89 Fort Hays State University

Hays, KS

69 75 80
#18 Overall Score: 88 Bellevue University

Bellevue, NE

72 59 94
#18 Overall Score: 88 Marist College

Poughkeepsie, NY

72 58 75
#20 Overall Score: 86 University of Nebraska—​Omaha

Omaha, NE

68 63 69
#21 Overall Score: 85 Palm Beach Atlantic University

West Palm Beach, FL

71 42 86
#21 Overall Score: 85 Regent University

Virginia Beach, VA

83 56 70
#21 Overall Score: 85 Washington State University

Pullman, WA

75 60 69
#21 Overall Score: 85 Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

77 47 69
#25 Overall Score: 84 Savannah College of Art and Design

Savannah, GA

59 53 80

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Updated 1/24/14: See the Morse Code blog for an update made to the 2014 Best Online Bachelor's Programs.

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