CSU-Global Achieves High Marks in U.S. News & World Report’s Annual Ranking

Superior academics, student support services, faculty, technology, and industry reputation contributed to CSU-Global being recognized as a top university in online education.

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CSU-Global’s ability to help students achieve their goal of earning a degree is ultimately the reason why we are honored to be included in this prestigious ranking.

Greenwood Village, CO (PRWEB) January 09, 2014

Colorado State University-Global Campus (CSUGlobal.edu) is pleased to announce it has once again been acknowledged as an online education leader by U.S. News & World Report. The publication’s annual listing ranks CSU-Global as #16 for Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for 2014 as well as includes it in the top 100 for Best Online Graduate Business Programs and Best Online Graduate Education Programs.

“Our top priority is to provide our students with the knowledge and tools they need for both academic and professional success,” stated Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker, Colorado State University-Global Campus President. “We are proud to be recognized for our achievements in this area, and we look forward to continuing to lead the way in providing high quality, accessible and affordable higher education opportunities.”

U.S. News & World Report provides annual institutional rankings that are calculated by a number of weighted factors such as student engagement, faculty credentials, student services and resources, and online learning technologies. Among the thousands of programs considered, CSU-Global was highly ranked in all three of the categories for which it qualified, which is a testament to the university’s dedication to student support and achievement. According to recent surveys, 98 percent of alumni report that their CSU-Global program contributed to their personal development. CSU-Global alumni also reported an average 24 percent increase in salary from when they started in their degree.

“CSU-Global’s ability to help students achieve their goal of earning a degree is ultimately the reason why we are honored to be included in this prestigious ranking,” continued Dr. Takeda-Tinker. “Our faculty and staff continually strive to provide the personalized support, up-to-date industry resources and innovative solutions that ensure our students are successful now and into the future.”

As the nation’s first independent, 100% online state university, Colorado State University-Global Campus offers bachelor’s degree completion and master’s degree programs to students around the world. Prospective students interested in learning more about CSU-Global and its low, fixed tuition rates should visit CSUGlobal.edu or contact an Admissions Counselor at 1-800-920-6723 or Admissions(at)CSUGlobal(dot)edu. Classes start every four weeks.

About Colorado State University-Global Campus
Colorado State University-Global Campus (CSU-Global) was created by the Colorado State University System Board of Governors in 2007 as the first 100 percent online state university in the United States. CSU-Global is focused on facilitating adult success in a global marketplace through career-relevant education including bachelor’s degree completion and master’s degree programs. Embracing the land grant heritage as part of the Colorado State University System, CSU-Global sets the standard for quality and innovation in higher education through its expert faculty trained in working with adults in an online learning environment, and through its dedication to student retention, graduation and workplace success. Visit CSUGlobal.edu or call 1-800-920-6723 for more information.


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