List of Accredited Online Degree Programs

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Online degrees are available in over 80 popular subjects that cover 22,885 unique programs from online schools. They are available at the associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and certificate levels. Every school on our website is accredited by an organization recognized by the Department of Education. This list provides the number of online colleges offering degrees in every subject as well as any program-specific accreditation students should pay attention to and average salary statistics.

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A Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Accounting Schools 220 Degree Programs 584 Annual Salary $112,431 Accreditation AACSB, ACBSP
Aerospace Engineering Schools 28 Degree Programs 56 Annual Salary $119,876 Accreditation ABET
Agriculture Schools 36 Degree Programs 121 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Anthropology Schools 18 Degree Programs 25 Annual Salary $80,857 Accreditation Institutional
Architecture Schools 17 Degree Programs 27 Annual Salary $65,166 Accreditation NAAB
Art & Design Schools 120 Degree Programs 309 Annual Salary $69,322 Accreditation NASAD
Art History Schools 5 Degree Programs 6 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Aviation Schools 24 Degree Programs 54 Annual Salary $99,153 Accreditation AABI
B Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Biology Schools 48 Degree Programs 104 Annual Salary $106,694 Accreditation Institutional
Business Schools 492 Degree Programs 4,695 Annual Salary $99,620 Accreditation AACSB, ACBSP, IACBE
C Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
CAD/Computer Aided Drafting Schools 2 Degree Programs 4 Annual Salary $94,602 Accreditation Institutional
Child Development Schools 15 Degree Programs 20 Annual Salary $82,942 Accreditation APA
Christian Counseling Schools 18 Degree Programs 59 Annual Salary $52,631 Accreditation ACPE
Civil Engineering Schools 38 Degree Programs 71 Annual Salary $110,226 Accreditation ABET
Communications Schools 182 Degree Programs 510 Annual Salary $90,699 Accreditation ACEJMC
Computer Engineering Schools 38 Degree Programs 66 Annual Salary $113,297 Accreditation ABET
Computer Science Schools 150 Degree Programs 534 Annual Salary $110,849 Accreditation ABET
Conflict Resolution Schools 31 Degree Programs 64 Annual Salary $86,647 Accreditation Institutional
Construction Management Schools 46 Degree Programs 62 Annual Salary $96,238 Accreditation ACCE, ATMAE
Counseling Schools 150 Degree Programs 493 Annual Salary $66,112 Accreditation CACREP
Counseling Psychology Schools 27 Degree Programs 47 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Creative Writing Schools 23 Degree Programs 39 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Criminal Justice Schools 267 Degree Programs 905 Annual Salary $77,351 Accreditation Institutional
Criminology Schools 31 Degree Programs 57 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Cyber Security Schools 96 Degree Programs 246 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
D Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Dental Assistant Schools 5 Degree Programs 8 Annual Salary $84,666 Accreditation CODA
Dental Hygiene Schools 20 Degree Programs 24 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
E Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Early Childhood Education Schools 161 Degree Programs 391 Annual Salary $59,382 Accreditation CAEP, NAEYC
Economics Schools 54 Degree Programs 89 Annual Salary $128,968 Accreditation AACSB
Education Schools 443 Degree Programs 4,667 Annual Salary $66,247 Accreditation CAEP, CEA
Educational Leadership Schools 246 Degree Programs 840 Annual Salary $69,182 Accreditation Institutional
Electrical Engineering Schools 60 Degree Programs 140 Annual Salary $128,208 Accreditation ABET
Elementary Education Schools 127 Degree Programs 294 Annual Salary $55,838 Accreditation CAEP, TEAC
Emergency Management Schools 91 Degree Programs 227 Annual Salary $65,000 Accreditation Institutional
Engineering Schools 255 Degree Programs 1,603 Annual Salary $119,022 Accreditation ABET
Engineering Management Schools 72 Degree Programs 159 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
English Schools 99 Degree Programs 198 Annual Salary $85,136 Accreditation Institutional
Environmental Science Schools 111 Degree Programs 290 Annual Salary $97,964 Accreditation Institutional
ESL Schools 107 Degree Programs 194 Annual Salary $59,876 Accreditation CEA
Exercise Science Schools 23 Degree Programs 43 Annual Salary $47,010 Accreditation Institutional
F Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Fashion Schools 14 Degree Programs 27 Annual Salary $80,492 Accreditation Institutional
Finance Schools 219 Degree Programs 470 Annual Salary $126,596 Accreditation AACSB
Fire Science Schools 29 Degree Programs 53 Annual Salary $77,370 Accreditation Institutional
Forensic Accounting Schools 9 Degree Programs 16 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Forensic Psychology Schools 21 Degree Programs 44 Annual Salary $61,167 Accreditation APA
Forensic Science Schools 45 Degree Programs 59 Annual Salary $77,370 Accreditation AAFS
G Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Geographic Information Systems Schools 48 Degree Programs 91 Annual Salary $85,942 Accreditation Institutional
Graphic Design Schools 34 Degree Programs 57 Annual Salary $67,240 Accreditation NASAD
Gunsmithing Schools 1 Degree Programs 1 Annual Salary $60,744 Accreditation Institutional
H Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Health Education Schools 136 Degree Programs 250 Annual Salary $69,258 Accreditation Institutional
Healthcare Administration Schools 52 Degree Programs 182 Annual Salary $86,240 Accreditation CAHME
Healthcare Information Systems Schools 19 Degree Programs 43 Annual Salary $74,932 Accreditation CAHIIM, CAHME
Healthcare Management Schools 48 Degree Programs 130 Annual Salary $84,270 Accreditation CAHME
History Schools 75 Degree Programs 134 Annual Salary $95,527 Accreditation Institutional
Holistic Medicine Schools 15 Degree Programs 26 Annual Salary $82,343 Accreditation CNME
Homeland Security Schools 105 Degree Programs 268 Annual Salary $77,370 Accreditation Institutional
Hospitality Management Schools 70 Degree Programs 144 Annual Salary $91,358 Accreditation ACPHA
Human Resources Schools 216 Degree Programs 543 Annual Salary $91,774 Accreditation AACSB, ACBSP
Human Services Schools 40 Degree Programs 331 Annual Salary $67,692 Accreditation Institutional
HVAC Schools 3 Degree Programs 4 Annual Salary $84,066 Accreditation Institutional
I Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Industrial Engineering Schools 45 Degree Programs 72 Annual Salary $112,807 Accreditation ABET
Information Technology Schools 269 Degree Programs 1,236 Annual Salary $89,403 Accreditation ABET
Interior Design Schools 10 Degree Programs 14 Annual Salary $66,683 Accreditation NASAD
J Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Journalism Schools 37 Degree Programs 63 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation ACEJMC
L Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Landscape Design Schools 7 Degree Programs 9 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation LAAB
Law Schools 86 Degree Programs 215 Annual Salary $89,972 Accreditation ABA
Law Enforcement Schools 64 Degree Programs 105 Annual Salary $77,370 Accreditation Institutional
Legal Nurse Consulting Schools 4 Degree Programs 5 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Liberal Studies Schools 341 Degree Programs 1,257 Annual Salary $86,591 Accreditation Institutional
Library Science Schools 117 Degree Programs 295 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation ALA
M Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Management Schools 499 Degree Programs 4,044 Annual Salary $94,996 Accreditation AACSB
Marketing Schools 34 Degree Programs 110 Annual Salary $92,412 Accreditation AACSB
Marriage & Family Therapy Schools 41 Degree Programs 116 Annual Salary $74,138 Accreditation COAMFTE
Mathematics Schools 88 Degree Programs 152 Annual Salary $113,354 Accreditation Institutional
MBA Schools 301 Degree Programs 1,585 Annual Salary $61,690 - $101,650 Accreditation AACSB, IACBE
Mechanical Engineering Schools 42 Degree Programs 61 Annual Salary $122,137 Accreditation ABET
Medical Assistant Schools 20 Degree Programs 30 Annual Salary $84,666 Accreditation Institutional
Medical Billing & Coding Schools 45 Degree Programs 72 Annual Salary $89,944 Accreditation Institutional
Medical Office Administration Schools 36 Degree Programs 66 Annual Salary $89,944 Accreditation Institutional
Music Schools 37 Degree Programs 56 Annual Salary $66,799 Accreditation NASM
N Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Network Administration Schools 52 Degree Programs 96 Annual Salary $75,587 Accreditation ABET
Nurse Practitioner (NP) Schools 89 Degree Programs 321 Annual Salary $89,960 Accreditation ACEN, ACEN, CCNE
Nursing Schools 300 Degree Programs 1,355 Annual Salary $90,593 Accreditation ACEN, ACEN, CCNE, NLNAC
Nutrition Schools 7 Degree Programs 13 Annual Salary $73,148 Accreditation ACEND
O Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Occupational Safety Schools 15 Degree Programs 33 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Occupational Therapy Schools 15 Degree Programs 20 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Organizational Leadership Schools 275 Degree Programs 945 Annual Salary $96,261 Accreditation AACSB
P Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Paralegal Schools 50 Degree Programs 96 Annual Salary $77,557 Accreditation Institutional
Personal Training Schools 11 Degree Programs 26 Annual Salary $31,720 Accreditation Institutional
Pharmacy Schools 36 Degree Programs 79 Annual Salary $110,792 Accreditation ACPE
Pharmacy Technician Schools 13 Degree Programs 19 Annual Salary $74,932 Accreditation ACPE, ASHP
Philosophy Schools 11 Degree Programs 15 Annual Salary $84,037 Accreditation Institutional
Phlebotomy Schools 1 Degree Programs 1 Annual Salary $91,592 Accreditation NAACLS
Photography Schools 5 Degree Programs 12 Annual Salary $68,087 Accreditation Institutional
Physical Education Schools 34 Degree Programs 48 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Physical Therapy Schools 15 Degree Programs 22 Annual Salary $78,796 Accreditation APTA
Physician Assistant Schools 4 Degree Programs 8 Annual Salary $91,592 Accreditation ARC-PA
Physics Schools 18 Degree Programs 27 Annual Salary $114,871 Accreditation CAMPEP
Political Science Schools 59 Degree Programs 117 Annual Salary $106,103 Accreditation Institutional
Project Management Schools 123 Degree Programs 321 Annual Salary $96,116 Accreditation AACSB, PMI-GAC
Psychology Schools 218 Degree Programs 743 Annual Salary $83,100 Accreditation APA
Public Administration Schools 215 Degree Programs 772 Annual Salary $70,172 Accreditation NASPAA
Public Health Schools 141 Degree Programs 390 Annual Salary $79,404 Accreditation CEPH
Public Relations Schools 54 Degree Programs 89 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
R Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Radiology Schools 29 Degree Programs 39 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation JRCERT
Real Estate Schools 17 Degree Programs 29 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Religious Studies Schools 9 Degree Programs 192 Annual Salary $73,387 Accreditation ACPE
Respiratory Therapy Schools 18 Degree Programs 24 Annual Salary $89,299 Accreditation CoARC
S Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
School Counseling Schools 43 Degree Programs 61 Annual Salary $49,685 Accreditation CACREP
Secondary Education Schools 107 Degree Programs 277 Annual Salary $63,328 Accreditation CAEP, TEAC
Social Work Schools 87 Degree Programs 201 Annual Salary $65,796 Accreditation CSWE
Sociology Schools 68 Degree Programs 96 Annual Salary $65,166 Accreditation Institutional
Software Engineering Schools 54 Degree Programs 94 Annual Salary $111,463 Accreditation ABET
Sonography Schools 5 Degree Programs 6 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Spanish Schools 23 Degree Programs 34 Annual Salary $59,731 Accreditation Institutional
Special Education Schools 196 Degree Programs 590 Annual Salary $62,128 Accreditation CAA, CAEP
Speech Pathology Schools 8 Degree Programs 10 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation CAA
Sports Management Schools 100 Degree Programs 186 Annual Salary $69,258 Accreditation Institutional
Statistics Schools 20 Degree Programs 35 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Substance Abuse Counseling Schools 55 Degree Programs 96 Annual Salary $74,138 Accreditation CACREP
Supply Chain Management Schools 84 Degree Programs 151 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Systems Engineering Schools 58 Degree Programs 104 Annual Salary $113,933 Accreditation ABET
T Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Teaching Schools 250 Degree Programs 1,112 Annual Salary $66,226 Accreditation CAEP, TEAC
Theology Schools 21 Degree Programs 83 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
V Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Veterinary Technician Schools 10 Degree Programs 13 Annual Salary $74,932 Accreditation AVMA COE
Video Game Design Schools 12 Degree Programs 21 Annual Salary $58,510 Accreditation Institutional
Vocational Schools 74 Degree Programs 190 Annual Salary $91,833 Accreditation Institutional
W Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Web Design Schools 36 Degree Programs 49 Annual Salary $85,461 Accreditation Institutional

Choosing an Online Degree Level

Associate Degree

1,451
Degrees Available
206
Online Schools
$13,306
Avg. Annual Tuition
248,609
Graduates

Online associate degrees typically can be completed in two years and are available for a variety of programs. Graduates of an associate degree program will often be more competitive in the job market, especially in technical and vocational fields, compared to those with only a high school diploma or GED. Online associate degrees are also a solid stepping stone for those looking to continue on to more advanced degrees.

Bachelor’s Degree

5,343
Degrees Available
459
Online Schools
$18,385
Avg. Annual Tuition
$59,900
Average Salary

Bachelor’s degree programs can usually be completed online in four years. Bachelor’s programs are available online in almost any area of study imaginable, from popular subjects such as engineering, to less common subjects such as personal training or Christian counseling. Graduates of an online bachelor’s degree program will find themselves to be qualified for a wide-range of jobs, and may advance their studies by pursuing a master’s degree if they so desire.

Master’s Degree

9,485
Degrees Available
514
Online Schools
$22,284
Avg. Annual Tuition
$77,079
Average Salary

Online master’s degree programs are a valuable option to students hoping to pursue graduate level education at a flexible pace, as many programs are designed to allow students to continue working while completing their studies. Online master’s degrees typically take two years to complete, and are available online in most subjects. Many schools, such as Dallas Baptist University, Liberty University Online, and Southern New Hampshire University Online offer over 100 different online graduate degree options.

Doctoral Degree

1,097
Degrees Available
201
Online Schools
$20,895
Avg. Annual Tuition
$97,105
Average Salary

Obtaining a doctoral degree is one of the ultimate ways to achieve excellence in a field, and there are a variety of online doctorates available. Time required for completion of these degrees varies, and many degrees are available at a reasonable rate from highly recommended institutions, such as George Washington University and Texas A & M University-College Station. Prospective doctoral students can explore degree offerings in business, psychology, computer science, and a wide variety of other subject areas.

Certificates

5,458
Degrees Available
465
Online Schools
$21,613
Avg. Annual Tuition
$109,667
Average Salary

Certificates are available online for students at both the graduate and undergraduate level. Online certificates can serve as a supplement to a degree, or as a standalone qualification. There are over 5,000 online certificate programs to choose from, many leading to job opportunities as physical therapy assistants, occupational therapy assistants, dental assistants, and veterinary technicians.

Popular Areas of Online Study

Business

312
Associate Degrees Available
1,517
Bachelor's Degrees Available
1,903
Master's Degrees Available
174
Doctoral Degrees Available

Online business degree programs aim to develop overall analytic, writing, and project management skills as well as an understanding of how organizations work. Those interested in accounting will find 589 online programs to choose from, at all degree levels, and may be qualified for jobs ranging from auditor to accountant upon graduation. Finance is another popular specialty for those seeking an online business degree and 219 schools offer fully online finance degrees, potentially leading to careers in financial management, budget analysis, and financial advising. Students hoping to pursue business careers related to management or administration might be interested in learning more about online human resources or management degrees.

Criminal Justice

98
Associate Degrees Available
390
Bachelor's Degrees Available
258
Master's Degrees Available
27
Doctoral Degrees Available

Are you interested in pursuing a career related to law enforcement, the correctional system, the courts, or perhaps all three? If so, an online degree in criminal justice, or related subjects such as forensics, corrections, and criminology may be of interest to you. Learn about crime from a social perspective with an online criminology degree, of which there are multiple levels available, even an online doctorate. Or, take a more hands-on approach to dealing with crime by studying law enforcement online, and preparing for career in the police force or police administration. Those interested in cracking cases might be interested in exploring available online options for degrees in crime scene investigation or forensic science.

Art & Design

33
Associate Degrees Available
86
Bachelor's Degrees Available
122
Master's Degrees Available
0
Doctoral Degrees Available

Those looking for a creative degree will appreciate our comprehensive list of 312 degrees and 120 colleges that offer fully online degrees in art & design related areas. Graphic design degrees are a popular route for online art & design students, with 58 online graphic design degrees available at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s and certificate levels. Prospective online art students will also find a number of fine arts degrees available, as well as degrees in music and film production. An online art & design degree can lead to a wide variety of career opportunities, from positions in art education, to roles in advertising, web design, and media. Whatever your talents and interests, Guide to Online Schools has information about the online degree programs best suited to meet your career goals as an artist, fashion designer, or even architect.

Education

100
Associate Degrees Available
302
Bachelor's Degrees Available
2,545
Master's Degrees Available
333
Doctoral Degrees Available

If you are passionate about teaching, pursuing an online education degree will equip you will the skills necessary to make a difference in the lives of others through education. Of the 4,668 education degrees available fully online, students will find degrees tailored to a wide variety of specialties. With 294 elementary education degrees, 391 early childhood education degrees, 489 online degrees in curriculum and instruction, 840 online degrees in administration and leadership, 276 higher education degrees, 249 reading and literacy online degrees, and 590 online degrees in special education to choose from, students picking an online degree program in education should keep their career goals in mind. There are also online degree options available at every level, from associate to doctoral. Pursuing a degree in online education degree will help students realize their dreams of becoming teachers, principals, higher education administrators, and more.

Liberal Studies

214
Associate Degrees Available
620
Bachelor's Degrees Available
301
Master's Degrees Available
4
Doctoral Degrees Available

Whether you are drawn to a specific subject, or hoping to broaden your worldview and develop stronger critical thinking and communication skills, an online degree falling under the umbrella of liberal studies may be for you. The field of liberal studies includes a wide array of subjects, from English to anthropology, physics to mathematics, psychology to music. 214 associate degrees, 620 bachelor’s degrees, 301 master’s degrees, 4 doctoral degrees, and 118 certificates in liberal studies subjects are available in a fully online format. Because career paths for graduates with a liberal studies degree vary widely depending on program of study, looking over our more specific subject pages will help you learn what to expect.

Engineering

93
Associate Degrees Available
230
Bachelor's Degrees Available
790
Master's Degrees Available
50
Doctoral Degrees Available

If your goal is to apply scientific skills to real world problems, engineering is a field you should explore. Online engineering programs are available at the introductory level for new students, with a number of options at both the associate and bachelor’s level. For those more experienced in the field, online master’s and doctoral degrees in engineering are available as well. Interested students should also research what engineering specializations appeal them, as online programs are available in areas such as electrical engineering, civil engineering, software engineering and mechanical engineering. Graduates of an online engineering degree program may find work at research labs, governmental agencies, large corporations, construction sites, or small companies.

Healthcare

52
Associate Degrees Available
225
Bachelor's Degrees Available
326
Master's Degrees Available
32
Doctoral Degrees Available

A wide range of healthcare related degrees are available online, including programs in nursing, pharmacy, nutrition, personal training, public health, respiratory therapy, healthcare administration and medical and dental assisting. These online degree programs prepare students interested promoting health and wellness to ensure others maintain healthy lives. Careers in healthcare vary from hands-on positions, like working as a dental assistant, to more administrative positions, such as working behind the scenes to provide others with exceptional care. Online degrees in healthcare related fields are available at all levels, with a variety of associate, bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral and certificate degrees to choose from.

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