Whether you are a prospective student seeking online degree programs, a current student looking for flexible coursework options, a working professional hoping to return to school, or a high-schooler interested in college-level classes, Southwest Baptist University offers a variety of online options to make SBU academics convenient and available to you, no matter your location or schedule. Other options for online master’s students include eight degrees in engineering fields, six in business/ management, six MSN specializations and two Master of Public Health (MPH) degrees concentrated in environmental health and health promotion/education.
North Dakota State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), and also holds specialized accreditation from the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), among others.
The reason offered by researchers is that too many students begin their college education lacking the basic learning skills needed to succeed in college: from independent time management and healthy study habits to competence in compositional English and research capabilities.
But perhaps the most promising experiment is from the Georgia Institute of Technology, which next year will start offering a $6,600 online master’s degree, a sixth the price of its current degree, in partnership with the MOOC platform Udacity and AT&T Georgia Tech is putting its reputation behind a MOOC credential.
Unlike many other accredited online colleges on our list, Old Dominion’s web-based bachelor’s options are primarily ‘degree completion’ programs aimed at students who are transferring from a two-year school or returning to college after an extended time.