SRU named one of nation’s best for online learning


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April 13, 2017

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - Slippery Rock University has been recognized as one of the best universities in the country for online learning by The Community for Accredited Online Schools.

A leading resource for campus and online learning, the Community for Accredited Online Schools singled out SRU's online master's programs in history and data analytics as part of its 2017 rankings.

"We wanted to highlight schools like SRU that are providing exceptional education programs online," said Doug Jones, CEO and founder of the Community for Accredited Online Schools. "(Institutions like SRU) offer an outstanding educational experience, upholding rigorous accreditation standards and show an overall commitment to maximizing student success."

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To qualify, schools must hold public or private not-for-profit status in addition to institutional accreditation. Rankings were determined by a scoring system that uses value-based methodology, analyzing several qualitative and quantitative data points.

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