SRU programs recognized on 2023 BestColleges rankings


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Slippery Rock University appeared on three rankings for 2023 published by the website

Oct. 30, 2023

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. — Slippery Rock University appeared on two different 2023 rankings published by, an online education resource that helps prospective students with their college search.

SRU was ranked sixth on BestColleges' 2023 list of "Best Online Colleges in Pennsylvania," as well as a No. 6 national rankings for "Best Master's in College Student Counseling and Personnel Services Programs."

SRU offers eight online undergraduate degree completion programs in areas like accounting, management and nursing, as well as more than 20 postbaccalaureate degrees and certificates that can be completed completely online. SRU's Master of Arts in student affairs in higher education is a 42-credit-hour program that is typically completed in two academic years, were also recognized by BestColleges.

The BestColleges rankings are based on academic quality, affordability and online competency, using provisional data available from National Center for Education Statistics. More information about the methodology is available on the BestColleges website.

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