Best Online Graduate Education Programs

These are the best online master's in education degree programs, based on factors such as level of accreditation, admissions selectivity 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 Admissions Selectivity
#25 Overall Score: 83 Pennsylvania State University—​World Campus

College, PA

77 43 72 60
#20 Overall Score: 85 Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, TX

77 62 86 60
#11 Overall Score: 89 Graceland University

Lamoni, IA

100 39 100 60
#42 Overall Score: 77 Valley City State University

Valley City, ND

82 66 73 60
#31 Overall Score: 81 Wright State University

Dayton, OH

82 43 85 60
#136 Overall Score: 50 SUNY College—​Oneonta

Oneonta, NY

40 39 46 59
#7 Overall Score: 92 South Dakota State University

Brookings, SD

87 58 89 59
#1 Overall Score: 100 Northern Illinois University

Dekalb, IL

88 76 92 58
#41 Overall Score: 78 Arkansas State University—​Jonesboro

State University, AR

75 33 80 58
#97 Overall Score: 59 Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

20 40 63 57
#31 Overall Score: 81 New York Institute of Technology

Old Westbury, NY

91 68 81 57
#25 Overall Score: 83 Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ

92 62 55 57
#67 Overall Score: 70 Appalachian State University

Boone, NC

0 62 82 57
#75 Overall Score: 67 Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg, KS

57 54 57 56
#55 Overall Score: 72 University of Dayton

Dayton, OH

89 58 49 56
#61 Overall Score: 71 Purdue University—​West Lafayette

West Lafayette, IN

76 35 51 55
#90 Overall Score: 62 Columbia College

Columbia, MO

37 36 65 55
#90 Overall Score: 62 St. Joseph's University

Philadelphia, PA

66 40 60 55
#22 Overall Score: 84 California State University—​Fullerton

Fullerton, CA

75 54 82 55
#2 Overall Score: 98 Indiana University—​Bloomington

Bloomington, IN

97 43 96 55
#9 Overall Score: 90 University of Illinois—​Urbana-​Champaign

Champaign, IL

96 57 72 54
#61 Overall Score: 71 University of North Carolina—​Greensboro

Greensboro, NC

78 54 51 54
#18 Overall Score: 86 University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH

77 58 79 54
#123 Overall Score: 54 California Baptist University

Riverside, CA

96 58 27 54
#29 Overall Score: 82 University of Colorado—​Denver

Denver, CO

69 44 83 53

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