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
#186 Overall Score: 44 University of Houston—​Downtown

Houston, TX

12 53 24
#131 Overall Score: 55 University of Houston—​Victoria

Victoria, TX

68 53 39
#9 Overall Score: 91 University of Illinois—​Chicago

Chicago, IL

52 49 100
#31 Overall Score: 81 University of Illinois—​Springfield

Springfield, IL

79 53 56
#13 Overall Score: 90 University of La Verne

La Verne, CA

82 56 93
#160 Overall Score: 49 University of Louisiana—​Monroe

Monroe, LA

45 47 39
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Louisville, KY

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#61 Overall Score: 71 University of Maine—​Augusta

Augusta, ME

61 60 69
#102 Overall Score: 62 University of Maine—​Fort Kent

Fort Kent, ME

49 54 64
#69 Overall Score: 69 University of Massachusetts—​Dartmouth

North Dartmouth, MA

36 46 57
#179 Overall Score: 45 University of Michigan—​Flint

Flint, MI

18 33 35
#69 Overall Score: 69 University of Minnesota—​Crookston

Crookston, MN

59 61 52
#160 Overall Score: 49 University of Minnesota—​Twin Cities

Minneapolis, MN

25 36 56
#48 Overall Score: 74 University of Missouri

Columbia, MO

78 49 46
#174 Overall Score: 46 University of Missouri—​Kansas City

Kansas City, MO

18 47 25
#34 Overall Score: 79 University of Missouri—​St. Louis

Saint Louis, MO

28 81 71
#74 Overall Score: 68 University of Nebraska—​Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

66 53 34
#20 Overall Score: 86 University of Nebraska—​Omaha

Omaha, NE

68 63 69
#131 Overall Score: 55 University of North Dakota

Grand Forks, ND

13 60 37
#48 Overall Score: 74 University of Northern Colorado

Greeley, CO

48 40 76
#174 Overall Score: 46 University of South Alabama

Mobile, AL

25 49 36
#41 Overall Score: 76 University of South Carolina—​Aiken

Aiken, SC

55 40 91
#112 Overall Score: 60 University of Southern Indiana

Evansville, IN

67 39 62
#81 Overall Score: 66 University of St. Francis

Joliet, IL

69 49 67
#124 Overall Score: 57 University of Tennessee—​Martin

Martin, TN

75 27 25

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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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