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
#174 Overall Score: 46 Southern Illinois University—​Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

31 36 18
#160 Overall Score: 49 University of Minnesota—​Twin Cities

Minneapolis, MN

25 36 56
#124 Overall Score: 57 Lindenwood University

Saint Charles, MO

67 36 52
#56 Overall Score: 72 University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR

89 35 69
#164 Overall Score: 48 Bryan College

Dayton, TN

21 34 66
#37 Overall Score: 78 Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA

62 34 67
#179 Overall Score: 45 University of Michigan—​Flint

Flint, MI

18 33 35
#120 Overall Score: 58 University of West Alabama

Livingston, AL

69 33 41
#61 Overall Score: 71 Upper Iowa University

Fayette, IA

66 33 69
#153 Overall Score: 51 Newman University

Wichita, KS

40 33 53
#179 Overall Score: 45 Academy of Art University

San Francisco, CA

27 33 60
#127 Overall Score: 56 Ohio State University—​Columbus

Columbus, OH

43 33 62
#131 Overall Score: 55 Ferris State University

Big Rapids, MI

73 30 42
#87 Overall Score: 65 University of Alabama—​Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

76 30 43
#81 Overall Score: 66 Malone University

Canton, OH

63 30 83
#186 Overall Score: 44 Stephens College

Columbia, MO

20 30 68
#108 Overall Score: 61 Neumann University

Aston, PA

53 29 68
#61 Overall Score: 71 Western Illinois University

Macomb, IL

84 27 65
#124 Overall Score: 57 University of Tennessee—​Martin

Martin, TN

75 27 25
#205 Overall Score: 40 Jones International University

Centennial, CO

24 26 52
#205 Overall Score: 40 Moody Bible Institute

Chicago, IL

11 26 50
#157 Overall Score: 50 Averett University

Danville, VA

69 24 38
#194 Overall Score: 42 Bemidji State University

Bemidji, MN

12 24 45
#157 Overall Score: 50 North Carolina A&T State University

Greensboro, NC

67 23 30
#174 Overall Score: 46 Southeastern University

Lakeland, FL

60 23 29

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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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