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
#131 Overall Score: 52 McKendree University

Lebanon, IL

89 62 28 15
#18 Overall Score: 86 Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI

75 62 79 41
#20 Overall Score: 85 Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, TX

77 62 86 60
#42 Overall Score: 77 University of Arkansas—​Fayetteville

Fayetteville, AR

83 62 65 39
#36 Overall Score: 79 University of St. Francis

Joliet, IL

67 61 93 61
#155 Overall Score: 44 University of St. Thomas

Houston, TX

68 60 26 18
#11 Overall Score: 89 Ball State University

Muncie, IN

87 60 74 60
#55 Overall Score: 72 Lamar University

Beaumont, TX

81 59 66 13
#22 Overall Score: 84 Stony Brook University—​SUNY

Stony Brook, NY

74 58 85 32
#166 Overall Score: 42 Western Kentucky University

Bowling Green, KY

0 58 35 32
#123 Overall Score: 54 California Baptist University

Riverside, CA

96 58 27 54
#42 Overall Score: 77 Old Dominion University (Darden)

Norfolk, VA

73 58 71 20
#155 Overall Score: 44 University of Akron

Akron, OH

82 58 33 0
#55 Overall Score: 72 University of Dayton

Dayton, OH

89 58 49 56
#54 Overall Score: 73 University of Illinois—​Springfield

Springfield, IL

74 58 58 32
#61 Overall Score: 71 University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA

17 58 60 85
#145 Overall Score: 48 University of Memphis

Memphis, TN

21 58 43 3
#103 Overall Score: 58 Canisius College

Buffalo, NY

62 58 42 34
#67 Overall Score: 70 Colorado State University—​Global Campus

Greenwood Village, CO

78 58 55 32
#145 Overall Score: 48 Florida International University

Miami, FL

42 58 40 12
#96 Overall Score: 60 Jacksonville State University

Jacksonville, AL

89 58 48 26
#36 Overall Score: 79 Regent University

Virginia Beach, VA

87 58 75 46
#7 Overall Score: 92 South Dakota State University

Brookings, SD

87 58 89 59
#18 Overall Score: 86 University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH

77 58 79 54
#50 Overall Score: 74 University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

73 58 46 65

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