TTU named one of the top colleges for online degree programs - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

TTU named one of the top colleges for online degree programs

(Source: www.onlinecolleges.com) (Source: www.onlinecolleges.com)
(KCBD) -

Texas Tech University continues to receive national attention for its commitment to providing high-quality online education. OnlineColleges.com recently ranked Texas Tech No. 14 in the nation on its list of 2018-19 Top Colleges That Offer Online Programs, which includes a total of 2,503 institutions.

The list was created by using the most recent final data available from the National Center for Education Statistics’ Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System.

"Texas Tech has developed excellent online programs that allow anyone to receive a superior education no matter where they live," said Justin Louder, associate vice provost for eLearning & Academic Partnerships. "The university is committed to providing exceptional online instruction to our students, and this ranking is another testament to the university faculty for developing and offering high-caliber online courses."

The rankings were based on 14 criteria, including retention rate, graduation rate and the number of programs offered via distance education.

A full methodology of the rankings can be found on OnlineColleges.com’s website.

News release provided by Texas Tech University

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

    Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:31:41 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:20:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington. Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsink...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington. Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsink...

    Rebuked as never before by his own party, including a stern pushback from usually reserved Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the U.S. president sought to end 27 hours of recrimination by delivering a rare admission of error.

    Rebuked as never before by his own party, including a stern pushback from usually reserved Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the U.S. president sought to end 27 hours of recrimination by delivering a rare admission of error.

  • Snyder celebrates annual White Buffalo Day

    Snyder celebrates annual White Buffalo Day

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:58 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:58:06 GMT

    On October 7, 1876, J. Wright Mooar was hunting when he came killed a rare white buffalo. Mooar's family, current residents of Snyder, still has the hide.

    On October 7, 1876, J. Wright Mooar was hunting when he came killed a rare white buffalo. Mooar's family, current residents of Snyder, still has the hide.

  • David Nelson, county judicial candidate, identified as bicyclist killed in morning crash

    David Nelson, county judicial candidate, identified as bicyclist killed in morning crash

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:56:13 GMT
    John David Nelson (Source: nelson4judge.com)John David Nelson (Source: nelson4judge.com)

    The Texas Department of Public Safety has identified 67-year-old John David Nelson of Lubbock as the man who was killed during an early-morning crash between a truck and a bicycle.

    The Texas Department of Public Safety has identified 67-year-old John David Nelson of Lubbock as the man who was killed during an early-morning crash between a truck and a bicycle.

Powered by Frankly