Online programs ranked nationally by U.S. News and World Report

Several online bachelor’s and master’s programs offered by Friends University have earned national rankings from U.S. News & World Reports’ Best Online Programs. The 2019 national rankings for Friends University were published today on the U.S. News & World Report website.

Friends University online programs that are ranked in the following categories include:

Best Online Business Programs (non-MBA)
The Master of Health Care Leadership and Master in Management Information Systems online graduate programs are ranked at #108 in the nation and at #1 in Kansas, among all higher learning institutions in Kansas.

Best Online Bachelor’s Programs
Business Management and Computer Information Systems online programs are ranked at #114 in the nation, at #3 among all Kansas higher education institutions and as #1 among private universities in Kansas.

Best Online Education Programs
The online Master of Education in Teaching and Learning program is ranked at #115 nationally, at #4 among all Kansas universities and as the #1 private college education program in Kansas.

“Our online master’s and bachelor’s programs are gaining a lot of recognition for their combination of quality and affordability,” said Dr. Amy Bragg Carey, president of Friends University. “We offer outstanding degree programs at a more affordable cost than similar programs located on the coasts. Students also receive more personal attention from our caring faculty who are invested in the success of each and every student.”

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Friends University, a Christian University of Quaker heritage, equips students to honor God and serve others by integrating their intellectual, spiritual and professional lives.