The university was ranked No. 16 for Best Online Graduate Engineering Program, up from No. 17 previous year.
Temple - Fox is followed by the Online MBA programs from Carnegie Mellon University (Tepper) and IU Kelley, which are tied for second place. At the undergraduate level, the Fox Online BBA retained its No. 2 national rank, where it was ranked by U.S. News in 2017.
The Medical University of SC ranked third for the best online nursing program, while the University of SC tied for fifth with George Washington University, Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Texas-Tyler.
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Kroll added that GSE faculty work together with online students and engage in original online education research, continually incorporating their latest findings into their teaching practices. "Our online students benefit from an affordable and flexible program infused with an innovative curriculum that equips them to move forward in any industry they choose".
1 in Missouri for online bachelor's program by US News & World Report
Texas Tech Worldwide eLearning offers more than 60 fully online degrees, certifications and certification preparation programs.
Launched this spring, UMSL NOW offers more than 900 courses each semester in night, strictly online and weekend formats. Southeast's online Master of Science programs are available in criminal justice, healthcare management, management and technology management.
Clemson was tied for 10th in last year's ranking.
U.S. News, which provides the nation's premier online business program rankings, scores programs based upon the following criteria: student engagement; peer reputation; faculty credentials and training; student services and technology; and admissions selectivity. MBA accreditation is also factored into the ranking: if a school has AACSB accreditation, it influences the student engagement indicator; some credit is also given for ACBSP or IACBE accreditation.
"Our continued position as one of the top online graduate programs in the country demonstrates our commitment to providing students with an outstanding educational experience", said Marcy Driscoll, dean of the College of Education.
The rankings include public and private colleges and universities with degree-granting programs offering online classes needed to complete the degree. "UMSL recognizes that one size does not fit all in terms of education, so we are proud to meet the needs of working professionals who are eager to advance their careers".
BlackBerry Mobile to unveil at least two new phones in 2018
In addition, TCL introduced a new version of the highly-acclaimed BlackBerry KEYone smartphone , the so-called Bronze Edition . TCL's also bringing the previously launched BlackBerry Motion to U.S. shores and pricing it at $449.99.