Best Online Schools in Indiana for 2017

San Francisco (PR WEB) February 27, 2017 - The Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource provider for higher education information, has released its list of Indiana’s Best Online Schools for 2017. Of the 31 four-year schools ranked, Purdue University, Indiana University, Ball State University, Valparaiso University and Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis came in as the top five. Two of Indiana’s two-year universities, Ancilla College and Ivy Tech Community College, were also honored.

“As online educational technology improves, students in Indiana are becoming more inclined to earn degrees outside of a traditional classroom,” said Doug Jones, CEO and founder of “The schools on our list exemplify the best aspects of an online education: high quality curriculum, strong graduation rates and post-college career resources.”

To earn a spot on the Best Online Schools list, Iowa colleges and universities must be institutionally accredited, public or private not-for-profit schools. Each college is also ranked on more than a dozen unique data points that include student resources, total online program offerings and financial aid availability.

For more details on where each school falls in the rankings and the data and methodology used to determine the lists, visit:

Indiana’s Best Online Colleges for 2017 include the following schools:
  • Ancilla College
  • Anderson University
  • Ball State University
  • Bethel College-Indiana
  • Calumet College of Saint Joseph
  • Grace College and Theological Seminary
  • Huntington University
  • Indiana Institute of Technology
  • Indiana State Universityy
  • Indiana University
  • Indiana University-East
  • Indiana University-Kokomo
  • Indiana University-Northwest
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis
  • Indiana University-South Bend
  • Indiana University-Southeast
  • Indiana Wesleyan Universityy
  • Ivy Tech Community College
  • Manchester University
  • Marian University
  • Oakland City University
  • Ottawa University-Jeffersonville
  • Purdue University Northwest
  • Purdue University-Main Campus
  • Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College
  • Taylor University
  • Trine University-Regional/Non-Traditional Campuses
  • University of Indianapolis
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne
  • University of Southern Indiana
  • Valparaiso University
  • Vincennes University

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