Honor Recognizes Schools Focused on Unique Needs of Online Students
Virginia Beach, VA – U.S. News & World Report has just released its much-anticipated annual rankings of America’s colleges and universities, with ECPI University being ranked among the nation’s best for online learning. Data analysts for the publication ranked schools based on performance within four categories:
- Student Engagement – Quality programs promote participation among online students and create ways for them to interact with faculty and fellow classmates, keeping them engaged and on track for graduation.
- Student Services and Technology – Faculty employ advanced teaching technologies and simulation software to replicate the in-seat experience online. School provides students with highly-accessible financial, academic, and career service advisors.
- Faculty Credentials and Training – Faculty members are both highly credentialed and trained to accommodate the needs of distance learners.
- Peer Reputation – Feedback from high-ranking academic officials and employers provide insights not always captured by empirical data.