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
#42 Overall Score: 77 University of Massachusetts—​Amherst

Amherst, MA

75 40 71 41
#145 Overall Score: 48 University of Memphis

Memphis, TN

21 58 43 3
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University of Minnesota—​Twin Cities

Minneapolis, MN

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#79 Overall Score: 66 University of Mississippi

University, MS

74 43 50 67
#131 Overall Score: 52 University of Missouri

Columbia, MO

77 47 18 15
#25 Overall Score: 83 University of Missouri—​St. Louis

Saint Louis, MO

67 66 87 19
#145 Overall Score: 48 University of Montana

Missoula, MT

80 51 37 15
#11 Overall Score: 89 University of Nebraska—​Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

86 64 82 32
#36 Overall Score: 79 University of Nevada—​Reno

Reno, NV

77 43 69 61
#111 Overall Score: 56 University of New England

Biddeford, ME

50 43 71 21
UR Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. University of New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM

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#61 Overall Score: 71 University of North Carolina—​Greensboro

Greensboro, NC

78 54 51 54
#97 Overall Score: 59 University of North Carolina—​Pembroke

Pembroke, NC

85 47 37 63
#97 Overall Score: 59 University of North Carolina—​Wilmington

Wilmington, NC

62 55 45 26
#75 Overall Score: 67 University of North Florida

Jacksonville, FL

72 51 74 0
#61 Overall Score: 71 University of North Texas

Denton, TX

89 29 67 24
#8 Overall Score: 91 University of Northern Colorado

Greeley, CO

78 44 91 64
#50 Overall Score: 74 University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

73 58 46 65
UR Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. University of San Diego

San Diego, CA

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University of San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

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#9 Overall Score: 90 University of Scranton

Scranton, PA

89 55 88 63
#111 Overall Score: 56 University of South Alabama

Mobile, AL

84 47 33 28
#15 Overall Score: 88 University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC

79 47 90 65
#84 Overall Score: 65 University of South Carolina—​Aiken

Aiken, SC

19 40 84 69
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
University of South Dakota

Vermillion, SD

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