Northwestern State University has been named as the number seven Accredited Online College in the United States by study.com.
Study.com compiled a list of the 50 best accredited schools that provide online degree programs. Data was gathered from sources including the U.S. Department of Education and various accreditation agencies. All of the schools on this list have regional or national accreditation, and many of them have earned multiple specialty accreditations for its programs as well. In addition to their accreditations, we looked for schools with a variety of online program options that encompass both multiple levels and a ranged of fields of study.
“We are honored to be recognized as a leading online education provider in the United States,” said Vice President for Technology, Innovation and, Economic Development Dr. Darlene Williams. “Northwestern State University embraced online education more than two decades ago. Accessibility, affordability and quality are fundamental elements of our program, and we will continue to innovate in ways that make it possible for anyone, located anywhere in the world, to become a part of the NSU family.”
Study.com’s rankings are unique in that they emphasize accessibility, affordability, and quality of education, which were considered the most important attributes in our school rankings.