These days you don’t have to live on a college campus, or commute to school, to get a degree. More and more colleges are offering online programs so you can get a higher education from the comfort of your own home. But how do you know the online program you’re picking is a good one?
Well, "U.S. News & World Report" has just come out with their 2019 Best Online Programs rankings, rating 1,540 college programs, including bachelor's and graduate degrees, in a variety of fields like business, engineering, education and nursing.
Overall, the mag picked Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University as the Best Online Bachelor’s Program, while Indiana University-Bloomington earns top honors for the Best Online MBA program.
Other top programs include: University of Southern California for computer information technology, the seventh year in a row it's earned the title, while John’s Hopkins University has the best online program for nursing, and Clemson University and University of Florida tie for the Best online education program.
Best Online Bachelor's Programs
- Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (FL)
- Arizona State University
- Ohio State University–Columbus (tie)
- Oregon State University (tie)
- Pennsylvania State University – World Campus
Click here for a complete list of the Best Online college programs.
Source: U.S. News & World Report