Huntington’s online programs listed among top in nation by U.S.News

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2013-01-15
HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Huntington University has again been listed among the top colleges in the nation for its online bachelor’s degree programs.

In a release today, U.S.News & World Report named Huntington the top private college in the state of Indiana for online education. In its 2013 list of the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, Huntington ranked 55th of 213 schools nationally. Only six Indiana colleges and universities made the national ranking.

Schools are ranked based on student engagement, faculty credentials and training, and student services and technology.

“Being listed among the top online programs in the country is quite an honor,” said Shelly Francka, director of Huntington University’s professional programs. “At Huntington, we strive to offer a Christ-centered education to all students. Our professional programs cater to working adults who need the flexibility of an online education. Through these programs, our students are obtaining a high-quality education at an affordable price.”

Huntington offers five online bachelor’s degree programs for adults in the areas of business administration, not-for-profit leadership, human resource management, marketing and nursing. An associate degree in organizational management is also offered in an online format.

Huntington provides a wide range of courses through the convenience of distance learning. In addition to the full online bachelor’s degree programs, online undergraduate courses are offered to traditional undergraduate students during the summer months. Online hybrid graduate programs are also offered in youth ministry leadership and education. For more information about Huntington’s online offerings, visit www.huntington.edu/online.

For more information on the U.S.News Online Bachelor’s Programs rankings, visit www.usnews.com/education/online-education.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution a “Best Midwestern College.” Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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