USF online classes recognized nationally
Published: Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014 09:01
Online graduate programs continue to become the norm for students who may have started a career but seek additional training which better fits into a busy schedule.
Three USF online programs were recognized in 2014 by U.S. News and World Report, a news magazine known for annual college rankings.
USF St. Petersburg was ranked by U.S. News and World Report as the 91st leading online MBA program in the nation, USF Tampa’s online graduate engineering as the No. 26 program, falling from it’s No. 22 rank last year, and USF Tampa’s online graduate education program, which offers masters degrees to potential teachers, school counselors and administrators, as No. 36, up from No. 47 last year.
Rankings were based on factors such as graduation rate, student engagement, faculty credentials, admissions selectivity and technological infrastructure.
— Staff report