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
#75 Overall Score: 67 Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau, MO

76 47 65 24
#126 Overall Score: 53 Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA

23 22 65 15
#93 Overall Score: 61 Teachers College, Columbia University

New York, NY

48 29 65 8
#97 Overall Score: 59 Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY

43 56 64 15
#97 Overall Score: 59 Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

20 40 63 57
#22 Overall Score: 84 University of Georgia

Athens, GA

73 50 63 87
#160 Overall Score: 43 St. Catherine University

Saint Paul, MN

9 47 62 30
#141 Overall Score: 49 McDaniel College

Westminster, MD

19 43 62 51
#145 Overall Score: 48 Concordia University Wisconsin

Mequon, WI

27 51 61 15
#75 Overall Score: 67 Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO

62 47 61 27
#61 Overall Score: 71 University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA

17 58 60 85
#90 Overall Score: 62 St. Joseph's University

Philadelphia, PA

66 40 60 55
#136 Overall Score: 50 Loyola Marymount University

Los Angeles, CA

29 40 59 5
#50 Overall Score: 74 Georgia Southern University

Statesboro, GA

75 62 59 44
#72 Overall Score: 68 Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS

66 54 59 26
#72 Overall Score: 68 Cedarville University

Cedarville, OH

43 100 58 65
#160 Overall Score: 43 Benedictine University

Lisle, IL

11 36 58 30
#150 Overall Score: 47 Fairmont State University

Fairmont, WV

70 22 58 15
#54 Overall Score: 73 University of Illinois—​Springfield

Springfield, IL

74 58 58 32
#141 Overall Score: 49 Montana State University—​Northern

Havre, MT

28 34 58 49
#79 Overall Score: 66 Brandman University

Irvine, CA

75 62 58 44
#79 Overall Score: 66 Troy University

Troy, AL

73 54 58 26
#48 Overall Score: 75 Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA

74 62 57 49
#75 Overall Score: 67 Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg, KS

57 54 57 56
#120 Overall Score: 55 Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Natchitoches, LA

57 40 57 16

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