We are proud to be recognized among the best universities in the country through these rankings, and it is a testament to the quality of our academic programs and the dedication of our staff and faculty towards student success
Greenwood Village, CO (PRWEB) January 08, 2015
Colorado State University-Global Campus is among the top universities in the country for 2015 as ranked by the U.S. News & World Report. The university is listed as #7 on the publication’s annual report for Best Online Bachelor’s Program.
This is the third consecutive year the university has been ranked in the top 20 for this category and has increased its position nine spots from its #16 ranking in 2014. CSU-Global is also ranked 53rd in Best Online Business Graduate Programs, up from #82 in 2014.
“We are proud to be recognized among the best universities in the country through these rankings, and it is a testament to the quality of our academic programs and the dedication of our staff and faculty towards student success,” said Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker, President for Colorado State University-Global Campus. “We are constantly striving to help our students, many of whom are working adults that juggle multiple priorities and yet are able to achieve their goals by earning a degree through the flexibility, affordability, and support provided by CSU-Global”.
The annual institutional rankings provided by U.S. News & World Report 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.
CSU-Global offers quality, accredited degrees taught by knowledgeable and supportive instructors who are experts in their field. Plus, students are provided with a wide range of support resources—including 24/7 access to tutoring, library, technical support, and career services through the university’s custom-built Student Portal—to help with their academic and professional success.
“As the nation’s first 100% online fully accredited state university, CSU-Global sets the new standard for higher education and these rankings reflect that,” continued Takeda-Tinker. “We work hard to blend the high quality academic programs and student support one would expect from a public university with the forward-thinking approach and technology advancements of private enterprises focused on virtual learning.”
See CSU-Global’s full report and a complete list of the rankings from U.S. News & World Report here. For more information on CSU-Global Campus and its online bachelor’s and master’s degree program s, visit CSUGlobal.edu or call 1-800-920-6723. Classes start every month.
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.