ORLANDO, Fla. — The University of Central Florida’s online bachelor’s degree program was recently named one of the best in the nation by US News and World Report.
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US News, a leading college-ranking publication, rated online programs based on four categories: engagement, service and technology, faculty credentials and training, and results from a survey of college officials. high level.
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UCF’s program was ranked seventh out of 361 in this year’s list, its highest ranking yet and the first time in the top 10. This is the fifth straight year that UCF has made at least the top 20.
UCF enrolls over 6,000 fully online students worldwide with over 100 online programs to offer.
According to UCF, 83% of all their students have taken at least one online or blended learning course.
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UCF has offered online bachelor’s degree programs since before 1998.
U.S. News also ranked UCF 8th overall for online bachelor’s degree programs for veterans and online bachelor’s degree programs for business.
“We have been dedicated to high-impact, high-value online programs for 26 years and remain focused on innovation to provide students of all backgrounds with flexible options to earn degrees that fuel their future,” said the UCF President Alexander Cartwright. “We are thrilled to have broken into the top 10 of the National Rankings – rankings that highlight and validate the work of our top-notch faculty and staff in their pursuit of high-quality online learning.”
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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach received the highest overall ranking for online bachelor’s degree programs.
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