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General Rankings: 

  • 2020
    • 1st in the nation among public institutions for least student debt according to U.S. News & World Report (2020)
    • 3rd America’s Best Bang for the Buck Colleges in the South by Washington Monthly (2020)
  • 2019
    • 6th Best Online college in Texas by OnlineColleges.com (2019)
    • 19th in the nation for top master’s universities by Washington Monthly (2019)
  • 2018
    • 1st in net prices among national universities by Washington Monthly (2018)
    • 4th Best College in Texas by Bestcollegs.com (2018)
    • 3rd most affordable university in America by BestValueSchools.com (2018)
    • 79th amount 300+ national universities by Washington Monthly (2018)

Program Specific Rankings:

  • 2020
    • #1 Fastest online master of public administration by greatbusinessschools.org (2020)
    • #1 for Best Online Physician Assistant Programs by Edumed.org (2020)
    • #1 for Most Affordable Online Masters in Social Work by eduref.net (2020)
    • #5 for Best Online Master's in Sports Medicine by Bestvalueschools.com (2020)
    • #6 most affordable accelerated MBA online programs by bestcollegesonline.org (2020)
    • #7 most affordable accelerated M.Ed. (Special Education) online program by bestcollegesonline.org (2020)
    • #10 Best Online Master’s In Math Education by Intelligent.com (2020)
    • #32 top online master’s in Social Work by intelligent.com (2020) 
  • 2019
    • Best Online master’s in science education program by bestcollegesonline.org (2019)
    • #1 most affordable online masters in social work programs by socialworklicensure.org (2019) 
    • #3 most affordable MBA in international business online programs by bestcollegesonline.org (2019)
    • #5 Best online MBA in Finance in the South by intelligent.com (2019)
    • #8 Best online masters in sports medicine (MS in Kinesiology) by onlinemasters.com (2019)
    • #14 Best online MSHS in Health care Administration by onlinemasters.com (2019)
    • #14 Best master’s in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling by USNews.com (2019)
    • #26 best online master’s in math education programs by onlinemasters.com (2019)
    • #78 Best online nursing program by US news & world report (2019)
  • 2018
    • #1 Best online master’s in Educational Technology by collegechoice.com and bestcolleges.com (2018)
    • #1 for affordability for online master’s programs in Educational Technology according to collegechoice.net and bestcollegesonline.org (2018)
    • #2 most affordable online master’s in nursing education programs by bestcollegesonline.org (2018)
    • #2 Best online master’s in social work by bestcolleges.com (2018)
    • #2 Best online MBA in Financial Planning by onlinemasters.com (2018)
    • #18 Best online master’s in Public Affairs by onlinemasters.com (2018)
    • #26 Best online master’s in Curriculum & Instruction by affordablecollegeonline.org (2018)