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
#127 Overall Score: 56 Arkansas Tech University

Russellville, AR

78 53 36
#37 Overall Score: 78 McKendree University

Lebanon, IL

77 85 63
#16 Overall Score: 89 Colorado State University—​Global Campus

Greenwood Village, CO

77 59 79
#61 Overall Score: 71 St. Joseph's University

Philadelphia, PA

77 50 64
#21 Overall Score: 85 Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

77 47 69
#41 Overall Score: 76 Wright State University

Dayton, OH

77 84 59
#34 Overall Score: 79 Western Carolina University

Cullowhee, NC

77 83 67
#102 Overall Score: 62 Minot State University

Minot, ND

76 37 44
#28 Overall Score: 83 Loyola University Chicago

Chicago, IL

76 61 64
#3 Overall Score: 96 Pennsylvania State University—​World Campus

College, PA

76 56 80
#87 Overall Score: 65 University of Alabama—​Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

76 30 43
#9 Overall Score: 91 University of Wisconsin—​Superior

Superior, WI

75 53 76
#21 Overall Score: 85 Washington State University

Pullman, WA

75 60 69
#56 Overall Score: 72 Charleston Southern University

Charleston, SC

75 43 72
#124 Overall Score: 57 University of Tennessee—​Martin

Martin, TN

75 27 25
#141 Overall Score: 53 Sullivan University

Louisville, KY

75 51 41
#5 Overall Score: 93 University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

74 62 78
#65 Overall Score: 70 Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau, MO

74 46 53
#41 Overall Score: 76 California State University—​Chico

Chico, CA

74 37 63
#148 Overall Score: 52 Northcentral University

Prescott Valley, AZ

73 49 24
#131 Overall Score: 55 Montreat College

Montreat, NC

73 23 46
#120 Overall Score: 58 New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM

73 46 20
#41 Overall Score: 76 Brandman University

Irvine, CA

73 60 79
#81 Overall Score: 66 Holy Apostles College and Seminary

Cromwell, CT

73 56 55
#131 Overall Score: 55 Ferris State University

Big Rapids, MI

73 30 42

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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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