EDsmart.org, a nationally recognized publisher of college resources and independent rankings, has released the 2020 edition of the Best Online Bachelor’s in Social Work Degree Programs to help prospective students and their families research top social work programs in the U.S.
EDsmart’s ranking of the Best Online Bachelor’s in Social Work Degree Programs is the most comprehensive and well-rounded to date. The ranking includes only fully accredited schools. Rankings are based on affordability, academic quality, student satisfaction and post-graduation earnings according to data from the U.S. Department of Education and Payscale.com.
“It is important to recognize schools that go above and beyond,” said Tyson Stevens, managing editor of EDsmart. “Our goal is to highlight these schools and their commitment to higher education and social work.”
“The Best Online Bachelor’s in Social Work Degree Programs ranking allows students to compare accredited programs and find those that best fit their education interests and career goals,” said EDsmart’s spokesperson. “Beyond providing affordable education, a college is not successful if it does not graduate its students, which is why EDsmart rankings place a high value on outcomes, including graduation and retention rates, and post-graduation earnings.”
The EDsmart 2020 ranking for the Best Online Bachelor’s in Social Work Degree Programs ranks University of North Dakota #1 for offering the best online bachelor’s in social work degree program with Troy University and Eastern New Mexico University following.
2020 Best Online Bachelor’s in Social Work Degree Programs (in alphabetical order)
Bemidji State University
Briar Cliff University
Brigham Young University-Idaho
California State University – Chico
California State University-East Bay
Colorado State University-Fort Collins
Eastern New Mexico University
Indiana Wesleyan University
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Missouri State University-Springfield
North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Northern Arizona University
Northwestern State University of Louisiana
Prairie View A & M University
Spring Arbor University
The University of Alabama
The University of Tennessee
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Union Institute & University
University of Alaska Fairbanks
University of Nebraska at Kearney
University of North Alabama
University of North Dakota
University of Utah
Utah State University
Washington State University
Wayne State University
Western New Mexico University
University and student response to EDsmart rankings has been very positive. Sharing the rankings on their websites and via social media has helped schools attract new students and excite existing students and alumni.
The rankings and data were produced for EDsmart, a leading higher education research organization. All evaluated data was gathered from IPEDs, U.S. Department of Higher Education, College Scorecard, Payscale.com, school websites, and other reputable sources.
The rankings have been published at https://www.edsmart.org/best-online-social-work-degree-programs/
EDsmart reviews publicly available data to produce independent ranking assessments of various educational programs, in addition to student guides and resources. The site is regularly updated by a committed team of writers and researchers, who produce college rankings and resources that will help prospective and current college students get into, pay for, and thrive at the college of their choice.