San Antonio College has been recognized as one of the best colleges offering online learning in the nation by The Community for Accredited Online Schools (
). As a leading resource for campus and online learning, the site released its annual ranking for the 2017 school year, honoring San Antonio College multiple times for their excellence in online learning.
"We wanted to highlight schools such as San Antonio College, that are providing exceptional education programs online," said Doug Jones, CEO and Founder of the Community for Accredited Online Schools. "These colleges offer an outstanding educational experience, upholding rigorous accreditation standards and show an overall commitment to maximizing student success."
To qualify, schools must hold public or private not-for-profit status in addition to institutional accreditation. Top schools are determined by a scoring system that uses value-based methodology, analyzing several qualitative, and quantitative data points.
The 2017 awards were for:
Best Online Schools in Texas -
Best Online Associate Degree -
Best Online Biology Programs -
Best Online Communications Degrees -
Best Online Associates in Criminal Justice Degree -
Best Education and Teaching Degree -
Best Online English Degrees -
Best Online Environmental Science Degrees -
Best Online Management Degrees -
Best Online Math Degree -
Best Online Nursing Programs -
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