List of Accredited Online Degree Programs

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Online degrees are available in over 131 popular subjects that cover 6,275 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 256 Degree Programs 615 Annual Salary $112,431 Accreditation AACSB, ACBSP
Aerospace Engineering Schools 30 Degree Programs 60 Annual Salary $119,876 Accreditation ABET
Agriculture Schools 43 Degree Programs 152 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Anthropology Schools 22 Degree Programs 31 Annual Salary $80,857 Accreditation Institutional
Architecture Schools 18 Degree Programs 30 Annual Salary $65,166 Accreditation NAAB
Art & Design Schools 83 Degree Programs 223 Annual Salary $69,322 Accreditation NASAD
Art History Schools 6 Degree Programs 7 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Aviation Schools 28 Degree Programs 76 Annual Salary $99,153 Accreditation AABI
B Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Biology Schools 62 Degree Programs 136 Annual Salary $106,694 Accreditation Institutional
Business Schools 573 Degree Programs 4,927 Annual Salary $99,620 Accreditation AACSB, ACBSP, IACBE
C Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
CAD/Computer Aided Drafting Schools 2 Degree Programs 3 Annual Salary $94,602 Accreditation Institutional
Chemical Engineering Schools 14 Degree Programs 22 Annual Salary $129,352 Accreditation ABET
Child Development Schools 17 Degree Programs 27 Annual Salary $82,942 Accreditation APA
Christian Counseling Schools 26 Degree Programs 75 Annual Salary $52,631 Accreditation ACPE
Civil Engineering Schools 39 Degree Programs 80 Annual Salary $110,226 Accreditation ABET
Communications Schools 225 Degree Programs 635 Annual Salary $90,699 Accreditation ACEJMC
Computer Engineering Schools 41 Degree Programs 70 Annual Salary $113,297 Accreditation ABET
Computer Science Schools 122 Degree Programs 352 Annual Salary $110,849 Accreditation ABET
Conflict Resolution Schools 34 Degree Programs 72 Annual Salary $86,647 Accreditation Institutional
Construction Management Schools 47 Degree Programs 73 Annual Salary $96,238 Accreditation ACCE, ATMAE
Counseling Schools 177 Degree Programs 585 Annual Salary $66,112 Accreditation CACREP
Counseling Psychology Schools 30 Degree Programs 44 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Creative Writing Schools 32 Degree Programs 51 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Criminal Justice Schools 289 Degree Programs 1,006 Annual Salary $77,351 Accreditation Institutional
Criminology Schools 38 Degree Programs 70 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Cyber Security Schools 108 Degree Programs 296 Annual Salary $77,370 Accreditation Institutional
D Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Data Science Schools 32 Degree Programs 64 Annual Salary $113,436 Accreditation Institutional
Dental Assistant Schools 5 Degree Programs 5 Annual Salary $84,666 Accreditation CODA
Dental Hygiene Schools 23 Degree Programs 28 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
E Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Early Childhood Education Schools 180 Degree Programs 471 Annual Salary $59,382 Accreditation CAEP, NAEYC
Economics Schools 59 Degree Programs 99 Annual Salary $128,968 Accreditation AACSB
Education Schools 520 Degree Programs 5,646 Annual Salary $66,247 Accreditation CAEP, CEA
Educational Leadership Schools 298 Degree Programs 1,051 Annual Salary $69,182 Accreditation Institutional
Electrical Engineering Schools 65 Degree Programs 157 Annual Salary $128,208 Accreditation ABET
Elementary Education Schools 173 Degree Programs 402 Annual Salary $55,838 Accreditation CAEP, TEAC
Emergency Management Schools 96 Degree Programs 253 Annual Salary $65,000 Accreditation Institutional
Engineering Schools 283 Degree Programs 1,721 Annual Salary $119,022 Accreditation ABET
Engineering Management Schools 84 Degree Programs 171 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
English Schools 109 Degree Programs 226 Annual Salary $85,136 Accreditation Institutional
Environmental Science Schools 115 Degree Programs 365 Annual Salary $97,964 Accreditation Institutional
ESL Schools 138 Degree Programs 248 Annual Salary $59,876 Accreditation CEA
Exercise Science Schools 35 Degree Programs 58 Annual Salary $47,010 Accreditation Institutional
F Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Fashion Schools 15 Degree Programs 27 Annual Salary $80,492 Accreditation Institutional
Finance Schools 259 Degree Programs 500 Annual Salary $126,596 Accreditation AACSB
Fire Science Schools 35 Degree Programs 61 Annual Salary $77,370 Accreditation Institutional
Forensic Accounting Schools 12 Degree Programs 17 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Forensic Psychology Schools 21 Degree Programs 46 Annual Salary $61,167 Accreditation APA
Forensic Science Schools 50 Degree Programs 83 Annual Salary $77,370 Accreditation AAFS
G Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Geographic Information Systems Schools 54 Degree Programs 120 Annual Salary $85,942 Accreditation Institutional
Graphic Design Schools 36 Degree Programs 65 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 122 Degree Programs 226 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Healthcare Administration Schools 60 Degree Programs 239 Annual Salary $86,240 Accreditation CAHME
Healthcare Information Systems Schools 23 Degree Programs 45 Annual Salary $74,932 Accreditation CAHIIM, CAHME
Healthcare Management Schools 60 Degree Programs 160 Annual Salary $84,270 Accreditation CAHME
History Schools 86 Degree Programs 156 Annual Salary $95,527 Accreditation Institutional
Holistic Medicine Schools 15 Degree Programs 25 Annual Salary $82,343 Accreditation CNME
Homeland Security Schools 115 Degree Programs 302 Annual Salary $77,370 Accreditation Institutional
Hospitality Management Schools 76 Degree Programs 141 Annual Salary $91,358 Accreditation ACPHA
Human Resources Schools 250 Degree Programs 605 Annual Salary $91,774 Accreditation AACSB, ACBSP
Human Services Schools 49 Degree Programs 403 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 73 Annual Salary $112,807 Accreditation ABET
Information Technology Schools 287 Degree Programs 1,359 Annual Salary $89,403 Accreditation ABET
Interior Design Schools 11 Degree Programs 16 Annual Salary $66,683 Accreditation NASAD
J Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Journalism Schools 47 Degree Programs 85 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation ACEJMC
L Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Landscape Design Schools 8 Degree Programs 16 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation LAAB
Law Schools 97 Degree Programs 224 Annual Salary $89,972 Accreditation ABA
Law Enforcement Schools 71 Degree Programs 106 Annual Salary $77,370 Accreditation Institutional
Legal Nurse Consulting Schools 4 Degree Programs 5 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Liberal Studies Schools 379 Degree Programs 1,243 Annual Salary $86,591 Accreditation Institutional
Library Science Schools 127 Degree Programs 312 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation ALA
M Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Management Schools 590 Degree Programs 4,382 Annual Salary $94,996 Accreditation AACSB
Marketing Schools 47 Degree Programs 147 Annual Salary $92,412 Accreditation AACSB
Marriage & Family Therapy Schools 44 Degree Programs 122 Annual Salary $74,138 Accreditation COAMFTE
Mathematics Schools 102 Degree Programs 193 Annual Salary $113,354 Accreditation Institutional
MBA Schools 367 Degree Programs 1,905 Annual Salary $61,690 - $101,650 Accreditation AACSB, IACBE
Mechanical Engineering Schools 44 Degree Programs 68 Annual Salary $122,137 Accreditation ABET
Medical Assistant Schools 22 Degree Programs 37 Annual Salary $84,666 Accreditation Institutional
Medical Billing & Coding Schools 45 Degree Programs 65 Annual Salary $89,944 Accreditation Institutional
Medical Office Administration Schools 29 Degree Programs 49 Annual Salary $89,944 Accreditation Institutional
Music Schools 46 Degree Programs 73 Annual Salary $66,799 Accreditation NASM
N Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Network Administration Schools 51 Degree Programs 93 Annual Salary $75,587 Accreditation ABET
Nurse Practitioner (NP) Schools 116 Degree Programs 356 Annual Salary $89,960 Accreditation ACEN, ACEN, CCNE
Nursing Schools 361 Degree Programs 1,593 Annual Salary $90,593 Accreditation ACEN, ACEN, CCNE, NLNAC
Nutrition Schools 7 Degree Programs 12 Annual Salary $73,148 Accreditation ACEND
O Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Occupational Safety Schools 17 Degree Programs 37 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation ABET
Occupational Therapy Schools 17 Degree Programs 22 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Organizational Leadership Schools 336 Degree Programs 1,155 Annual Salary $96,261 Accreditation AACSB
P Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Paralegal Schools 50 Degree Programs 78 Annual Salary $77,557 Accreditation Institutional
Personal Training Schools 17 Degree Programs 31 Annual Salary $31,720 Accreditation Institutional
Pharmacy Schools 36 Degree Programs 85 Annual Salary $110,792 Accreditation ACPE
Pharmacy Technician Schools 15 Degree Programs 21 Annual Salary $74,932 Accreditation ACPE, ASHP
Philosophy Schools 14 Degree Programs 18 Annual Salary $84,037 Accreditation Institutional
Photography Schools 6 Degree Programs 17 Annual Salary $68,087 Accreditation Institutional
Physical Education Schools 38 Degree Programs 61 Annual Salary $71,709 Accreditation Institutional
Physical Therapy Schools 19 Degree Programs 27 Annual Salary $78,796 Accreditation APTA
Physician Assistant Schools 3 Degree Programs 7 Annual Salary $91,592 Accreditation ARC-PA
Physics Schools 21 Degree Programs 38 Annual Salary $114,871 Accreditation CAMPEP
Political Science Schools 69 Degree Programs 145 Annual Salary $106,103 Accreditation Institutional
Project Management Schools 144 Degree Programs 360 Annual Salary $96,116 Accreditation AACSB, PMI-GAC
Psychology Schools 267 Degree Programs 866 Annual Salary $83,100 Accreditation APA
Public Administration Schools 241 Degree Programs 864 Annual Salary $70,172 Accreditation NASPAA
Public Health Schools 147 Degree Programs 392 Annual Salary $79,404 Accreditation CEPH
Public Relations Schools 64 Degree Programs 111 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
R Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Radiology Schools 28 Degree Programs 38 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation JRCERT
Real Estate Schools 17 Degree Programs 23 Annual Salary $96,146 Accreditation Institutional
Religious Studies Schools 12 Degree Programs 207 Annual Salary $73,387 Accreditation ACPE
Respiratory Therapy Schools 19 Degree Programs 31 Annual Salary $89,299 Accreditation CoARC
S Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
School Counseling Schools 54 Degree Programs 79 Annual Salary $49,685 Accreditation CACREP
Secondary Education Schools 143 Degree Programs 392 Annual Salary $63,328 Accreditation CAEP, TEAC
Social Work Schools 96 Degree Programs 207 Annual Salary $65,796 Accreditation CSWE
Sociology Schools 82 Degree Programs 117 Annual Salary $65,166 Accreditation Institutional
Software Engineering Schools 65 Degree Programs 107 Annual Salary $111,463 Accreditation ABET
Sonography Schools 5 Degree Programs 6 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Spanish Schools 24 Degree Programs 33 Annual Salary $59,731 Accreditation Institutional
Special Education Schools 245 Degree Programs 820 Annual Salary $62,128 Accreditation CAA, CAEP
Speech Pathology Schools 16 Degree Programs 18 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation CAA
Sports Management Schools 118 Degree Programs 230 Annual Salary $69,258 Accreditation Institutional
Statistics Schools 27 Degree Programs 45 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Substance Abuse Counseling Schools 61 Degree Programs 110 Annual Salary $74,138 Accreditation CACREP
Supply Chain Management Schools 114 Degree Programs 180 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
Systems Engineering Schools 63 Degree Programs 127 Annual Salary $113,933 Accreditation ABET
T Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Teaching Schools 298 Degree Programs 1,544 Annual Salary $66,226 Accreditation CAEP, TEAC
Theology Schools 29 Degree Programs 111 Annual Salary Not Reported Accreditation Institutional
V Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Veterinary Technician Schools 10 Degree Programs 16 Annual Salary $74,932 Accreditation AVMA COE
Video Game Design Schools 12 Degree Programs 22 Annual Salary $58,510 Accreditation Institutional
Vocational Schools 62 Degree Programs 142 Annual Salary $91,833 Accreditation Institutional
W Online Schools Programs Annual Salary Accreditation
Web Design Schools 42 Degree Programs 66 Annual Salary $85,461 Accreditation Institutional
Web Development Schools 55 Degree Programs 90 Annual Salary $75,587 Accreditation Institutional

Choosing an Online Degree Level

Associate Degree

1,365
Degrees Available
221
Online Schools
$14,935
Avg. Annual Tuition
222,074
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

6,275
Degrees Available
550
Online Schools
$19,692
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

11,324
Degrees Available
620
Online Schools
$24,025
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, and Southern New Hampshire University Online offer over 100 different online graduate degree options.

Doctoral Degree

1,218
Degrees Available
234
Online Schools
$22,396
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

5,927
Degrees Available
515
Online Schools
$23,695
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

290
Associate Degrees Available
1,672
Bachelor's Degrees Available
2,077
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 186 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 98 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

89
Associate Degrees Available
467
Bachelor's Degrees Available
306
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

30
Associate Degrees Available
70
Bachelor's Degrees Available
65
Master's Degrees Available
0
Doctoral Degrees Available

Those looking for a creative degree will appreciate our comprehensive list of 70 degrees and 27 colleges that offer fully online degrees in art & design related areas. Graphic design degrees are a popular route for online art & design students, with 24 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

88
Associate Degrees Available
356
Bachelor's Degrees Available
3,139
Master's Degrees Available
389
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 356 education degrees available fully online, students will find degrees tailored to a wide variety of specialties. With 55 elementary education degrees, 98 early childhood education degrees, 6 online degrees in curriculum and instruction, 10 online degrees in administration and leadership, 5 higher education degrees, 3 reading and literacy online degrees, and 39 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

215
Associate Degrees Available
696
Bachelor's Degrees Available
281
Master's Degrees Available
2
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. 215 associate degrees, 696 bachelor’s degrees, 281 master’s degrees, 2 doctoral degrees, and 49 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

76
Associate Degrees Available
255
Bachelor's Degrees Available
877
Master's Degrees Available
49
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

46
Associate Degrees Available
230
Bachelor's Degrees Available
394
Master's Degrees Available
40
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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