Fall Campus 2015

U.S. News and World Report (2017)

  • Ranked among National Universities for first time in "2017 Best Colleges"
  • First-Year Experience (among top 28 nationwide for the 13th year)
  • Top Part-Time MBA (28th nationally - #1public in Georgia)
  • Best Online Graduate Engineering programs (ranked 56th and only Georgia institution)
  • Best Online MBA program (21st among programs nationally)
  • Best Online Graduate Information Technology program (38th nationally)
  • Best Online Graduate Nursing program (broke into top 100, ranked 97th) 

INSIGHT into Diversity (2016)

  • Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award (among top 82 programs nationally)
  • Diversity Champions (among top 8 nationally) 

American Council of Trustees and Alumni (2016-2017)

  • An “A” rating for high-quality core curriculum for four consecutive years

Princeton Review (2016)

  • Most Environmentally Responsible “Green” Colleges for five consecutive years
  • Top 50 Undergraduate Schools to Study Game Design (ranked 37th)

BestColleges.com (2017)

  • Schools of Distinction (bronze category)
  • Best Online Colleges (9th nationally, 1st in Georgia)
  • Best Online Bachelor's Degree Programs in
    • Information Technology (ranked 2nd in nation)
    • Marketing (ranked 4th in nation)
    • Cybersecurity (ranked 8th in nation)
    • Business Administration (ranked 13th nationally)


  • Most Affordable Online Programs (15th for Marketing,15th for Education and 21st for Teaching nationally)

AffordableCollegesOnline.org  (2017)

  • Best Online Bachelor's Degree in Political Science (37th in nation)
  • Best Online Master's Degrees in
    • Statistics (among top four nationally)
    • Software Engineering (ranked 15th in nation)
    • Communication (Integrated Global Communication - ranked 38th in nation)
    • Information Technology (ranked 40th in nation)
    • Electrical Engineering (ranked 43rd in nation)


  • Best Online Colleges for Computer Science Degrees (7th for Information Technology and Software Engineering and among top 50 overall nationally)