Fall Campus 2015

U.S. News and World Report (2016)

  • Most Innovative Schools (sixth among top regional universities in the South)
  • First-Year Experience (among top 26 nationwide for the 12th year)
  • Top Regional Universities (32nd among top public universities in the South)
  • Best Colleges for Veterans (51st among top regional universities in the South)
  • Part-time MBA programs (86th among top programs nationally)
  • Best Online Graduate Programs (28th among Computer Info Tech programs nationally)
  • Online MBA program (28th among programs nationally)

Bloomberg BusinessWeek (2015)

  • Top Part-Time MBA (50th among programs nationally)

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education (2016)

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

American Council of Trustees and Alumni (2015-2016)

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

Princeton Review (2015)

  • Most Environmentally Responsible “Green” Colleges

OnlineU.org (2016)

  • Most Affordable Online Programs (9th for Art and Design, 10th for Marketing, 15th for Education, and 22nd for Teaching nationally)

BestColleges.com (2016)

  • Best Online Bachelor’s Programs (16th for Information Technology)


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