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
#55 Overall Score: 72 Bowling Green State University

Bowling Green, OH

76 47 73 18
#42 Overall Score: 77 Valley City State University

Valley City, ND

82 66 73 60
#84 Overall Score: 65 Southwestern College

Winfield, KS

64 47 72 30
#25 Overall Score: 83 University at Buffalo—​SUNY

Buffalo, NY

76 54 72 53
#9 Overall Score: 90 University of Illinois—​Urbana-​Champaign

Champaign, IL

96 57 72 54
#25 Overall Score: 83 Pennsylvania State University—​World Campus

College, PA

77 43 72 60
#111 Overall Score: 56 University of New England

Biddeford, ME

50 43 71 21
#107 Overall Score: 57 Brenau University

Gainesville, GA

53 43 71 20
#42 Overall Score: 77 University of Massachusetts—​Amherst

Amherst, MA

75 40 71 41
#42 Overall Score: 77 Old Dominion University (Darden)

Norfolk, VA

73 58 71 20
#166 Overall Score: 42 Peru State College

Peru, NE

1 26 70 28
#84 Overall Score: 65 Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI

79 32 69 4
#67 Overall Score: 70 Columbus State University

Columbus, GA

67 40 69 48
#36 Overall Score: 79 University of Nevada—​Reno

Reno, NV

77 43 69 61
#79 Overall Score: 66 Webster University

Saint Louis, MO

52 44 69 46
#50 Overall Score: 74 Dakota State University

Madison, SD

83 52 68 61
#107 Overall Score: 57 University of Tennessee—​Chattanooga

Chattanooga, TN

42 30 68 30
#97 Overall Score: 59 Liberty University

Lynchburg, VA

57 44 68 30
#16 Overall Score: 87 North Carolina State University—​Raleigh

Raleigh, NC

84 55 68 83
#79 Overall Score: 66 Southeastern University

Lakeland, FL

69 47 68 48
#61 Overall Score: 71 University of North Texas

Denton, TX

89 29 67 24
#55 Overall Score: 72 Lamar University

Beaumont, TX

81 59 66 13
#90 Overall Score: 62 New England College

Henniker, NH

72 45 66 45
#42 Overall Score: 77 University of Arkansas—​Fayetteville

Fayetteville, AR

83 62 65 39
#90 Overall Score: 62 Columbia College

Columbia, MO

37 36 65 55

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