RALEIGH, N.C., May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — SuperScholar (http://www.superscholar.org), an independent college search and rankings website, has published a Smart Choice ranking of the 50 Best Online Bachelor’s in Computer Science & IT Programs (http://www.superscholar.org/rankings/best-online-bachelors-computer-science-it-programs/).

Ogden College of Science and Engineering at Western Kentucky University leads the Smart Choice ranking, which evaluated and ranked schools based on publicly available information on accreditation, market reputation, awards and recognition, flexibility, accessibility, and affordability. Oregon Institute of Technology’s College of Engineering, Technology, and Management and Regis University’s College of Computer and Information Sciences came in second and third respectively.

Other universities making the list include (alphabetically ordered):

  • American Public University’s School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math – Charles Town, West Virginia
  • Baker College – Flint, Michigan
  • Bellevue UniversityBellevue, Nebraska
  • California State University Monterey Bay’s College of Science – Seaside, California
  • Capella University’s School of Business and Technology – Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Champlain CollegeBurlington, Vermont
  • City University of Seattle’s Technology Institute – Seattle, Washington
  • Columbia College’s Computer and Mathematical Sciences Department – Columbia, Missouri
  • Dakota State UniversityMadison, South Dakota
  • DeVry University’s College of Engineering and Information Science – Downers Grove, Illinois
  • Duquesne University’s School of Leadership and Professional Advancement – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Florida State UniversityTallahassee, Florida
  • Fort Hays State UniversityHays, Kansas
  • Franklin University’s College of Arts, Sciences, and Technology – Columbus, Ohio
  • Indiana State University’s College of Technology – Terre Haute, Indiana
  • Kansas State University’s College of Technology and Aviation – Manhattan, Kansas
  • Kaplan University – Davenport, Iowa
  • Keiser University – Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at New Mexico State University – Las Cruces, New Mexico
  • Liberty UniversityLynchburg, Virginia
  • Limestone CollegeGaffney, South Carolina
  • Mercy College’s School of Liberal Arts – Dobbs Ferry, New York
  • Middle Georgia State College’s School of Information Technology – Macon Georgia
  • Middle Tennessee State University’s University College – Murfreesboro, Tennessee
  • Murray State University – Murray, Kentucky
  • Northeastern University’s College of Computer and Information Systems – Boston, Massachusetts
  • Old Dominion UniversityNorfolk, Virginia
  • Oregon State University‘ School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science – Corvalis, Oregon
  • Park UniversityParkville, Missouri
  • Penn State’s College of Information Sciences and Technology – University Park, Pennsylvania
  • Rogers State University’s School of Business and Technology – Claremore, Oklahoma
  • Saint Josephs College – Standish, Maine
  • Saint Leo University – Saint Leo, Florida
  • Salem International UniversitySalem, West Virginia
  • Seidenberg School of Computer Sciences and Information Systems at Pace UniversityNew York, New York
  • Southeast Missouri State UniversityCape Girardeau, Missouri
  • Southeast Missouri State University’s College of Science, Technology, and Agriculture – Winfield, Kansas
  • Southern New Hampshire UniversityManchester, New Hampshire
  • Strayer University – Herndon, Virginia
  • Thomas Edison State CollegeTrenton, New Jersey
  • Trident University International’s College of Information Systems – Cypress, California
  • UMass Online – Amherst, Massachusetts
  • University of Illinois Springfield’s Department of Computer Science – Springfield, Illinois
  • University of Maryland University CollegeAdelphi, Maryland
  • University of Phoenix’s College of Information Systems and Technology – Phoenix, Arizona
  • Upper Iowa University’s School of Science and Mathematics – Fayette, Iowa
  • Western Governors University’s Online College of Information Technology – Salt Lake City, Utah

According to Coby Cagle, SuperScholar Editor, “Computers are the backbone of practically every industry, [and] obtaining a degree in Computer Science (CS) or Information Technology (IT) can unlock the door to a wide array of opportunities.” This Smart Choice ranking of online bachelor’s Computer Science and IT programs is designed to help students make a smart choice about the important decision of choosing the best fit in a bachelor’s program.

SuperScholar exists to help potential students find the right school and degree programs as well as to help existing students get the most out of their education experience. SuperScholar not only helps students obtain the right skills but also the right credentials for professional growth and success.

Coby Cagle
Managing Editor

SOURCE SuperScholar

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