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

Daytona Beach, FL

68 100 66
#37 Overall Score: 78 McKendree University

Lebanon, IL

77 85 63
#41 Overall Score: 76 Wright State University

Dayton, OH

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

Cullowhee, NC

77 83 67
#34 Overall Score: 79 University of Missouri—​St. Louis

Saint Louis, MO

28 81 71
#1 Overall Score: 100 Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, MI

69 78 100
#3 Overall Score: 96 Pace University

New York, NY

83 78 81
#37 Overall Score: 78 Norwich University

Northfield, VT

61 78 61
#16 Overall Score: 89 Fort Hays State University

Hays, KS

69 75 80
#48 Overall Score: 74 Utah State University

Logan, UT

63 72 38
#25 Overall Score: 84 University of Wisconsin—​Platteville

Platteville, WI

88 72 43
#127 Overall Score: 56 Sacred Heart University

Fairfield, CT

20 71 57
#97 Overall Score: 63 Lee University

Cleveland, TN

68 68 51
#13 Overall Score: 90 University of Denver

Denver, CO

69 66 81
#32 Overall Score: 80 Westfield State University

Westfield, MA

89 66 71
#48 Overall Score: 74 Wilmington University

New Castle, DE

57 65 77
#34 Overall Score: 79 American Public University System

Charles Town, WV

64 65 62
#65 Overall Score: 70 Lamar University

Beaumont, TX

70 64 58
#20 Overall Score: 86 University of Nebraska—​Omaha

Omaha, NE

68 63 69
#41 Overall Score: 76 Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, TX

72 63 54
#7 Overall Score: 92 Daytona State College

Daytona Beach, FL

93 62 78
#102 Overall Score: 62 Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL

25 62 45
#5 Overall Score: 93 University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

74 62 78
#97 Overall Score: 63 Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

22 61 49
#69 Overall Score: 69 University of Minnesota—​Crookston

Crookston, MN

59 61 52

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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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