Attending a four-year college to earn your bachelor’s degree is not always a simple thing to do. If you already work a full-time job or you have children at home, the logistics behind attending brick-and-mortar university might be unfeasible.
Thankfully we live in a brave new world where the best online colleges can help you earn your bachelor’s degree from the comfort of your own home and within your own time constraints.
U.S. News & World Report recently released its 2016 list of the best online university programs for earning a bachelor’s degree, focusing on schools that effectively deliver affordable undergraduate degrees in a reasonable amount of time.
The publication’s rankings are based on four important categories at each online university: Student engagement, faculty credentials and training, student services and technology, and peer reputation.
You can check out the publications full methodology here. (Note: our list starts at #17 because of a several ties in the rankings system).