Complete Guide to Top Online Bachelor's Degrees
Those interested in a bachelor's degree will appreciate our top colleges list which highlights 25 high quality schools, as well as our list of accredited online bachelor’s degrees, which covers 463 schools and 5,184 programs. Prospective students will find vital information about their desired field and other popular areas of study, including the number of online schools, number of online programs, salary information, and more.
Top Online Colleges Offering Bachelor's Degrees
Students interested in pursuing an online bachelor's degree will find high quality academics matched with low tuitions at these 25 schools. With programs ranging from music to law, tuitions under $12,000, and academic strength scores above 55%, the colleges on this list are wise investments for those pursuing degrees at the bachelor's level. There is also more detailed information available about all schools ranked on this year's best value list.
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|Rank||School||Annual Tuition||Academic Strength|
|#1 Fort Hays State University||Annual Tuition $6,217||Academic Strength 62%|
|#2 Lamar University||Annual Tuition $6,240||Academic Strength 61%|
|#3 Arkansas State University-Main Campus||Annual Tuition $6,060||Academic Strength 59%|
|#4 The Baptist College of Florida||Annual Tuition $6,300||Academic Strength 59%|
|#5 Drury University||Annual Tuition $8,970||Academic Strength 70%|
|#6 University of Central Florida||Annual Tuition $9,540||Academic Strength 73%|
|#7 Minot State University||Annual Tuition $6,490||Academic Strength 60%|
|#8 Clayton State University||Annual Tuition $6,600||Academic Strength 59%|
|#9 Southeast Missouri State University||Annual Tuition $7,950||Academic Strength 64%|
|#10 Eastern Oregon University||Annual Tuition $6,540||Academic Strength 58%|
|#11 Utah State University||Annual Tuition $9,300||Academic Strength 69%|
|#12 California University of Pennsylvania||Annual Tuition $7,382||Academic Strength 60%|
|#13 The University of Texas of the Permian Basin||Annual Tuition $8,640||Academic Strength 64%|
|#14 Bemidji State University||Annual Tuition $8,620||Academic Strength 62%|
|#15 University of Massachusetts - Amherst||Annual Tuition $11,550||Academic Strength 76%|
|#16 Florida International University||Annual Tuition $10,793||Academic Strength 71%|
|#17 University of Alabama||Annual Tuition $10,380||Academic Strength 69%|
|#18 Trevecca Nazarene University||Annual Tuition $9,480||Academic Strength 65%|
|#19 LeTourneau University||Annual Tuition $11,360||Academic Strength 73%|
|#20 University of South Dakota||Annual Tuition $10,000||Academic Strength 67%|
|#21 Columbus State University||Annual Tuition $8,525||Academic Strength 61%|
|#22 King University||Annual Tuition $9,300||Academic Strength 64%|
|#23 University of Massachusetts-Lowell||Annual Tuition $11,100||Academic Strength 71%|
|#24 Clarion University||Annual Tuition $7,818||Academic Strength 56%|
|#25 University of Nebraska at Omaha||Annual Tuition $10,350||Academic Strength 67%|
|A||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Accounting||Schools 117||Degree Programs 172||Annual Salary $79,292||Accreditation AACSB, ACBSP|
|Agriculture||Schools 10||Degree Programs 16||Annual Salary $62,154||Accreditation Institutional|
|Anthropology||Schools 9||Degree Programs 15||Annual Salary Not Reported||Accreditation Institutional|
|Architecture||Schools 2||Degree Programs 3||Annual Salary $68,252||Accreditation NAAB|
|Art & Design||Schools 36||Degree Programs 85||Annual Salary $48,532||Accreditation NASAD|
|Aviation||Schools 15||Degree Programs 21||Annual Salary $78,475||Accreditation AABI|
|B||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Biology||Schools 5||Degree Programs 7||Annual Salary $54,283||Accreditation Institutional|
|Business||Schools 46||Degree Programs 406||Annual Salary $70,702||Accreditation AACSB, ACBSP, IACBE|
|C||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Child Development||Schools 7||Degree Programs 8||Annual Salary $47,906||Accreditation APA|
|Christian Counseling||Schools 7||Degree Programs 7||Annual Salary $43,386||Accreditation ACPE|
|Civil Engineering||Schools 2||Degree Programs 2||Annual Salary $84,228||Accreditation ABET|
|Communications||Schools 92||Degree Programs 205||Annual Salary $59,944||Accreditation ACEJMC|
|Computer Science||Schools 68||Degree Programs 142||Annual Salary $82,607||Accreditation ABET|
|Conflict Resolution||Schools 4||Degree Programs 5||Annual Salary $46,419||Accreditation Institutional|
|Construction Management||Schools 5||Degree Programs 6||Annual Salary $69,727||Accreditation ACCE, ATMAE|
|Counseling||Schools 39||Degree Programs 54||Annual Salary $50,609||Accreditation CACREP|
|Creative Writing||Schools 10||Degree Programs 16||Annual Salary Not Reported||Accreditation Institutional|
|Criminal Justice||Schools 194||Degree Programs 369||Annual Salary $54,745||Accreditation Institutional|
|Cyber Security||Schools 36||Degree Programs 56||Annual Salary $54,759||Accreditation Institutional|
|D||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Dental Assistant||Schools 11||Degree Programs 11||Annual Salary $49,620||Accreditation CODA|
|E||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Early Childhood Education||Schools 7||Degree Programs 12||Annual Salary $35,182||Accreditation CAEP, NAEYC|
|Economics||Schools 20||Degree Programs 39||Annual Salary $83,657||Accreditation AACSB|
|Education||Schools 12||Degree Programs 36||Annual Salary $48,470||Accreditation CAEP, CEA, NCATE|
|Educational Leadership||Schools 3||Degree Programs 3||Annual Salary $46,516||Accreditation NCATE|
|Electrical Engineering||Schools 9||Degree Programs 13||Annual Salary $90,179||Accreditation ABET|
|Emergency Management||Schools 43||Degree Programs 76||Annual Salary Not Reported||Accreditation Institutional|
|Engineering||Schools 95||Degree Programs 223||Annual Salary $85,566||Accreditation ABET|
|English||Schools 38||Degree Programs 76||Annual Salary $54,120||Accreditation Institutional|
|Environmental Science||Schools 29||Degree Programs 46||Annual Salary $51,410||Accreditation Institutional|
|Exercise Science||Schools 4||Degree Programs 5||Annual Salary Not Reported||Accreditation Institutional|
|F||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Finance||Schools 80||Degree Programs 125||Annual Salary $86,741||Accreditation AACSB|
|Fire Science||Schools 18||Degree Programs 27||Annual Salary $54,759||Accreditation Institutional|
|Forensic Accounting||Schools 5||Degree Programs 5||Annual Salary Not Reported||Accreditation Institutional|
|Forensic Psychology||Schools 7||Degree Programs 8||Annual Salary $38,667||Accreditation APA|
|Forensic Science||Schools 14||Degree Programs 15||Annual Salary $54,759||Accreditation AAFS|
|G||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Graphic Design||Schools 17||Degree Programs 24||Annual Salary $50,678||Accreditation NASAD|
|H||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Healthcare||Schools 36||Degree Programs 57||Annual Salary $54,034||Accreditation CAHME|
|Healthcare Information Systems||Schools 8||Degree Programs 10||Annual Salary $49,620||Accreditation CAHIIM, CAHME|
|Healthcare Management||Schools 31||Degree Programs 39||Annual Salary $54,034||Accreditation CAHME|
|History||Schools 8||Degree Programs 20||Annual Salary $59,938||Accreditation Institutional|
|Homeland Security||Schools 49||Degree Programs 73||Annual Salary $54,759||Accreditation Institutional|
|Hospitality Management||Schools 28||Degree Programs 37||Annual Salary $64,558||Accreditation ACPHA|
|Human Resources||Schools 104||Degree Programs 151||Annual Salary $60,812||Accreditation AACSB, ACBSP|
|Human Services||Schools 21||Degree Programs 62||Annual Salary $41,653||Accreditation CACREP|
|HVAC||Schools 1||Degree Programs 1||Annual Salary $71,346||Accreditation Institutional|
|I||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Information Technology||Schools 31||Degree Programs 117||Annual Salary $69,187||Accreditation ABET|
|J||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Journalism||Schools 26||Degree Programs 34||Annual Salary $59,927||Accreditation ACEJMC|
|L||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Law||Schools 32||Degree Programs 38||Annual Salary $51,723||Accreditation Institutional|
|Liberal Studies||Schools 239||Degree Programs 667||Annual Salary $53,049||Accreditation Institutional|
|Library Science||Schools 6||Degree Programs 6||Annual Salary $44,261||Accreditation ALA|
|M||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Management||Schools 291||Degree Programs 1,175||Annual Salary $68,538||Accreditation AACSB|
|Marketing||Schools 26||Degree Programs 50||Annual Salary $67,860||Accreditation AACSB|
|Marriage & Family Therapy||Schools 15||Degree Programs 15||Annual Salary $46,382||Accreditation COAMFTE|
|Mathematics||Schools 19||Degree Programs 24||Annual Salary $76,198||Accreditation Institutional|
|Mechanical Engineering||Schools 5||Degree Programs 6||Annual Salary $87,279||Accreditation ABET|
|Medical Assistant||Schools 6||Degree Programs 7||Annual Salary $49,620||Accreditation Institutional|
|Medical Billing & Coding||Schools 1||Degree Programs 1||Annual Salary $55,708||Accreditation Institutional|
|Music||Schools 5||Degree Programs 5||Annual Salary $43,777||Accreditation NASM|
|N||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Network Administration||Schools 23||Degree Programs 28||Annual Salary $63,636||Accreditation ABET|
|Nurse Practitioner (NP)||Schools 3||Degree Programs 3||Annual Salary Not Reported||Accreditation ACEN, CCNE|
|Nursing||Schools 24||Degree Programs 27||Annual Salary $59,872||Accreditation ACEN, CCNE, NLNAC|
|Nutrition||Schools 2||Degree Programs 4||Annual Salary $44,700||Accreditation ACEND|
|O||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Occupational Therapy Assistant||Schools 1||Degree Programs 1||Annual Salary $55,165||Accreditation AOTA|
|Organizational Leadership||Schools 121||Degree Programs 231||Annual Salary $68,936||Accreditation AACSB|
|P||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Paralegal||Schools 18||Degree Programs 20||Annual Salary $51,723||Accreditation Institutional|
|Personal Training||Schools 3||Degree Programs 4||Annual Salary $45,476||Accreditation Institutional|
|Pharmacy||Schools 2||Degree Programs 3||Annual Salary $92,882||Accreditation ACPE|
|Philosophy||Schools 10||Degree Programs 10||Annual Salary $53,408||Accreditation Institutional|
|Photography||Schools 2||Degree Programs 2||Annual Salary $49,921||Accreditation Institutional|
|Physical Therapy||Schools 2||Degree Programs 2||Annual Salary $55,165||Accreditation APTA|
|Physics||Schools 4||Degree Programs 4||Annual Salary $80,199||Accreditation CAMPEP|
|Political Science||Schools 39||Degree Programs 54||Annual Salary $71,629||Accreditation Institutional|
|Project Management||Schools 31||Degree Programs 43||Annual Salary $68,936||Accreditation AACSB, PMI-GAC|
|Psychology||Schools 151||Degree Programs 282||Annual Salary $47,919||Accreditation APA|
|Public Administration||Schools 68||Degree Programs 151||Annual Salary $66,802||Accreditation NASPAA|
|Public Health||Schools 37||Degree Programs 48||Annual Salary $46,382||Accreditation CEPH|
|Public Relations||Schools 26||Degree Programs 43||Annual Salary $59,096||Accreditation Institutional|
|R||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Religious Studies||Schools 11||Degree Programs 27||Annual Salary $45,636||Accreditation ACPE|
|Respiratory Therapy||Schools 16||Degree Programs 16||Annual Salary $56,445||Accreditation CoARC|
|S||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Social Work||Schools 20||Degree Programs 21||Annual Salary $40,161||Accreditation CSWE|
|Sociology||Schools 54||Degree Programs 65||Annual Salary $50,029||Accreditation Institutional|
|Software Engineering||Schools 13||Degree Programs 15||Annual Salary $82,396||Accreditation ABET|
|Spanish||Schools 5||Degree Programs 5||Annual Salary $49,514||Accreditation Institutional|
|Sports Management||Schools 4||Degree Programs 11||Annual Salary $45,476||Accreditation Institutional|
|Substance Abuse Counseling||Schools 15||Degree Programs 16||Annual Salary $46,382||Accreditation CACREP|
|Supply Chain Management||Schools 34||Degree Programs 41||Annual Salary Not Reported||Accreditation Institutional|
|T||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Teaching||Schools 41||Degree Programs 70||Annual Salary $43,322||Accreditation TEAC|
|V||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Veterinary Technician||Schools 3||Degree Programs 3||Annual Salary $50,678||Accreditation AVMA COE|
|Video Game Design||Schools 6||Degree Programs 12||Annual Salary $39,022||Accreditation Institutional|
|W||Online Schools||Programs||Annual Salary||Accreditation|
|Web Design||Schools 12||Degree Programs 15||Annual Salary $62,992||Accreditation Institutional|
Top Online Colleges for Bachelor's Degrees
The 25 schools on this list offer online bachelor's degrees with affordable annual tuitions and academically rigorous settings. With an academic strength score of 62%, Fort Hays State University takes the top spot and offers prospective students the choice between 26 bachelor's degrees. In fact, all schools on this list offer at least 10 bachelor's degrees, for an average annual tuition below $12,000. Students will find a variety of quality degrees in everything from business to engineering at these best value colleges.
The Virtual College through Fort Hayes State University is an excellent option for distance learners. With an average annual tuition of $6,217 and almost 30 undergraduate degrees to select from, students will find they can pursue their academic and career goals in a flexible and affordable way. Bachelor's degree options range from political science to marketing, and include newer offerings such as accounting and computer science. A further option is to pursue a Bachelor of General Studies degree, which allows students to tailor the specific content of their education to their academic and professional goals rather than selecting an established major. Students who opt for the general studies program work alongside a BGS advisor to create the strongest program trajectory. This option is also ideal for military personnel, or those who are looking to transfer credits from an associate degree program or two-year school.
Lamar University offers extra flexibility to students seeking online bachelor's degrees by including multiple start dates throughout the year, either in an eight-week accelerated program or a standard 15-week program. Degrees range from sociology to industrial engineering. Lamar University's online department also hosts The Center for Military Services, which provides special programming and resources for active military personnel as well as veterans. Although in 2015 Lamar University instated a distance-learning fee per semester credit hour, the institution remains a highly affordable option, with an annual tuition of approximately $6,240.
Arkansas State University's online programs are offered through A-State Online, which is one of the oldest online degree programs in the state, and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission North Central Association. There are a number of varied options for bachelor's degrees, including criminology, nursing, and business administration. There is also an option for a Bachelor of Science in Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management, which has course requirements such as Sociology of Disasters and Pandemic Planning and Preparedness. Annual tuition for A-State Online is $6,060, making it a strong choice for an online education that is equally as rich as one in-person.
There are two forms of distance learning offered through the Baptist College of Florida. The first is through off-campus instructional sites in Jacksonville, Panama City, or Orlando, and the second is a fully online program. Most of the online degree offerings are religious in nature, such as ministry studies and Christian studies. One particularly unique major offered is a Bachelor of Arts in Missions with a Concentration in Aviation, which integrates the study of mission work with certified flight training so that church workers can be more independent in their travels for missionary work. Tuition for BCF's distance learning programs is $210 per credit hour, which amounts to $6,300 annually for a 30-credit school year.
Drury University began its online learning program in 1999, and continues to excel in delivering distance education by requiring faculty to regularly attend workshops and training on new online teaching practices. There are a number of undergraduate degrees that students can pursue, such as public administration, history, criminal justice, and psychology. At DU, the online courses are identical to those delivered in-classroom to ensure that distance learners receive the same standard of education as those who take classes on campus. Annual tuition for Drury University is $8,970.
The University of Central Florida, Florida's largest university, offers a wide spectrum of undergraduate degrees to students who need the flexibility to pursue their degree away from campus. For Florida residents, it is an extremely affordable option, with an annual tuition of approximately $9,540. In addition to being affordable, there is an impressive number of bachelor's degrees that students can pursue. Students can elect to major in international studies, creative writing, religion and cultural studies, or Latin American studies, to name a few. Students are also assigned a Student Success Coach for advice and assistance with online learning.
Minot State University is accredited through the Higher Learning Commission, which is a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. MSU Online offers ten undergraduate degrees, with the flexibility for all coursework to be done through distance learning. The bachelor's degrees available include marketing, international business, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing completion course, which is for registered nurses (RNs) who would like to pursue a bachelor's degree. This degree path can be done entirely online with the exception of one clinical course, which can be set up in a student's local area under proper supervision from faculty or a professional mentor. Annual tuition for MSU Online is $6,490.
Clayton State University has a unique quiz to assess whether distance learning is an appropriate fit for a student's lifestyle and educational goals. Once a student has determined that he or she is ready to pursue a bachelor's degree online, there are several excellent options. These include a BA in Technology Management, a BS in Liberal Studies, and a BAS in Administrative Management. Clayton State University is also affiliated with eCore, which is a program developed by the University System of Georgia and offers the first two years of core-curriculum coursework online at lower tuition rates. The core-curriculum classes that can be completed through eCore cost $169 per credit hour, while tuition for online classes beyond the eCore courses is $220 per credit hour.
Southeast Missouri State University offers several online undergraduate degrees, including psychology, business administration, and computer information systems. Students can also opt to major in interdisciplinary studies or social sciences, which allows the flexibility of developing individualized study plans based on the student's interests and career aspirations. The resources available for online students are also impressive, with access to online peer tutoring, an online writing lab, and computer tutorials. Annual tuition for Southeast Missouri State University's online program is approximately $7,950.
Eastern Oregon University offers a cost-competitive online education, with an annual tuition of $6,540. Additionally, it provides students with a wide range of compelling bachelor's degrees to choose from, including anthropology, economics, history, and early childhood education. In all majors, measures are taken to make sure that the distance learner receives comparable education to on-campus students, through video technology such as Whiteboard Lectures. These technologies strive to replicate the in-class experience and make online students feel part of the classroom.
Utah State University offers online courses and undergraduate majors in three formats: semester based, condensed, or open entry. The first of these options follows the standard semester schedule, beginning and ending at the same time as the on-campus USU courses. The condensed schedule is similar to a semester schedule, requiring the student to log in daily and participate in an online classroom through group projects and discussions. The third option allows students to work entirely at their own pace and on their own time, although they must complete the course before the end of the term. Students can take individual courses online, or select one of several undergraduate degrees including economics, agribusiness, and communicative disorders and deaf education.
California University of Pennsylvania has a global online university that strives to make distance learning a viable, affordable option for students. Classes and coursework can be completed at any time of day or night, making it an ideal set-up for those residing in different time zones or those who need to accommodate an atypical work schedule. In addition, CalU has a Military Tuition Discount program for those serving in the armed forces and enrolled 100% in online courses. Students can select from a range of degrees from more traditional options like computer information systems, legal studies, and sociology, to more unique majors such as Arabic language and culture.
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (UTPB) offers a wide spectrum of undergraduate-level degrees online, as well as certificates. Several of the options for undergraduate degrees, ranging from communication to nursing, are delivered in an accelerated eight-week program format, making it ideal for students looking to work at their own pace and earn their degrees in a timely manner. UTPB's online education department partners with the University of Texas Online Consortium, which means that certain degrees are offered through outside institutions, but are available to UTPB students. With superior academics and an average annual tuition of $8,640, UTPB is a strong choice for an undergraduate education.
Bemidji State University began offering distance learning courses in 1973, and now offers options for both non-degree seeking students and students who would like to pursue a bachelor's degree. Admission to the university's online courses is identical to the process for on-campus learners, with a rolling online application process. The bachelor’s programs offered are primarily intended as major completion courses and are for students who have already finished the equivalent of two years of credits. After transferring those credits to BSU, students can earn degrees in accounting, marketing communication, psychology, criminal justice, applied management, applied engineering, or business administration.
University of Massachusetts - Amherst offers an extensive selection of online degrees with the same academic rigor and prestige as the regular on-campus programs. Students can earn bachelor's degrees in fields such as hospitality and tourism management, business administration, and nursing. Tuition for online degrees through UMass - Amherst is approximately $11,550.
Florida International University has a variety of degrees offered through their online campus. The institution makes the application process simple with the guidance of online success counselors and with live tech support that is available around the clock. Students can pursue bachelor's degrees in criminal justice, human resources management, psychology, or interdisciplinary studies, which allows students to select their own courses and design their own curriculum. Annual tuition is $10,793, and there is financial aid available for distance learners who qualify.
The University of Alabama is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, and while it is physically located in Tuscaloosa, its online and distance learning programs reach students in all areas of the world. The majors that can be completed fully online are formatted so that communication and coursework is done mostly via email and Blackboard Learn technology, making it easy to use and convenient to complete in the comfort of one's home. Students can find undergraduate degrees available in commerce and business administration, human environmental sciences (which include concentrations such as consumer sciences, food and nutrition, and early childhood education), and nursing. Annual tuition is $10,380.
Trevecca Nazarene University is a Christian University in Nashville that offers degrees entirely online. As it is a religious institution, all three of the undergraduate majors offered have religious components. Students can pursue degrees in Christian ministry, management and human relations, or health care administration. Classes for these degrees are taken asynchronously, which means that students can complete their coursework at any time of day or night, making it ideal for those with atypical work schedules or those who require extra flexibility.
LeTourneau University is a Christian university accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The online degree programs were developed to provide quality education to students without forcing them to sacrifice family or career obligations. Even through distance learning, emphasis is placed on hands-on application of the skills being acquired. Students of LETU's online program will find options to earn undergraduate degrees in aviation studies, biblical studies and ministry, and business administration. For most online classes, coursework begins on Monday, and assignments are due by the end of the week, on Sunday.
The University of South Dakota's online education program features academic departments with the same faculty members who teach on-campus classes. There are many diverse undergraduate degree tracks to select from, including addiction studies, business administration, and dental hygiene. Students can also elect to pursue an online general studies degree if they have already completed a minimum of 60 hours of college credits and would like to earn a bachelor's degree. Annual tuition for USD's online program is $10,000.
Columbus State University offers online courses and majors that keep the same schedule as on-campus classes, making it ideal for students who would like to maintain a standard semester schedule, but cannot be physically on campus. There are several bachelor's degrees available for students to pursue, including two different tracks for a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts. Students earning their BA in Liberal Arts can specialize in humanities and social sciences or military and global issues. Similarly, students pursuing a Bachelor of Business Administration can elect to focus on international business, or general business. Columbus State University is affiliated with eCore, which is a program developed by the University System of Georgia and offers the first two years of core-curriculum coursework online at lower tuition rates. The core-curriculum classes that can be completed through eCore cost $169 per credit hour, while tuition for online classes at CSU beyond the eCore courses is $275 per credit hour.
#22 King University
King University offers a number of undergraduate degrees in fields that are applicable to real-world fields in order to set their graduates up for promising careers. Students can select from majors such as a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, or a Bachelor of Business Administration. Much of the major coursework can be completed on an accelerated timeline, so that students can enter the workforce more quickly and begin accomplishing their career goals. Annual tuition for King University is $9,300, with financial aid opportunities available to students who qualify.
The University of Massachusetts-Lowell offers an array of undergraduate degrees in both a blended online and on-campus format as well as a fully online format. Some of the newly available online bachelor's degrees are English, criminal justice, and business administration. In order to apply, students must hold a high school diploma or have received their GED. The University of Massachusetts-Lowell is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, and tuition is $370 per credit hour, or approximately $11,100 annually.
Students interested in an online education through Clarion University in Pennsylvania can take a unique online learning readiness survey through the institution's website. Once they have determined their readiness, the university offers a wide spectrum of online undergraduate degrees to pursue. These include sociology and psychology, business administration, and medical imaging. In addition, students who choose to earn a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies can select from a number of concentrations like global understanding or women and gender studies. There are several courses available to specific majors that are offered in a seven-week format, which is ideal for students who are busy with families or work commitments.
The University of Nebraska at Omaha offers a wide array of undergraduate degrees through their distance learning program. Depending upon their professional and academic goals, students may choose from degrees such as a Bachelor of Science in Library Science, a Bachelor of Science in Emergency Management, a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, among many others. Annual tuition is approximately $10,350 depending on the course load.