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The top online colleges and universities in the United States. The initial list was created from online schools accredited by agencies recognized by the US Department of Education, but is now being ranked by users. These top-rated online colleges provide degrees that have the same credibility as traditional on-campus degrees.
Grand Canyon University is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Online Colleges
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Grand Canyon University is a private, for-profit Christian university located in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. GCU was founded in 1949 as a non-profit liberal arts college, and was purchased by Grand Canyon Education, Inc. in February 2004. Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and provides campus-based as well as online postsecondary education services focused on graduate and undergraduate degree programs in education, liberal arts, business, and healthcare through its eight colleges. ...more on Wikipedia

Location: Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America

School type: Christian school, Private university, For-profit education

Sports: Basketball

Colors: White, Purple

Mascot: Thunder the Antelope

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Pennsylvania State University is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Online Colleges
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The Pennsylvania State University is a public, state-related research university with campuses and facilities throughout Pennsylvania. Founded in 1855, the university has a stated threefold mission of teaching, research, and public service. Its instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education offered through resident instruction and online delivery. Its University Park campus, the flagship campus, lies within the Borough of State College and College Township. It has two law schools, Penn State Law, on the school's University Park campus, and Dickinson Law, located in Carlisle. The College of Medicine is located in Hershey. Penn State has another ...more on Wikipedia

Location: University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

School type: Land-grant university, Public university

Sports: Basketball, American football

Prominent Departments: Anthropology

Colors: White, Dark blue

Mascot: Nittany Lion

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#25 on The Best Law Schools

#13 on The Best Engineering Schools in the US

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Western Governors University O... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Online Colleges
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Fort Hays State University is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Online Colleges
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Fort Hays State University is a public, co-educational university located in Hays, Kansas, United States. It is the fourth-largest of the six state universities governed by the Kansas Board of Regents, with an enrollment of approximately 11,200 students. ...more on Wikipedia

Location: Hays, Kansas, United States of America

Colors: Black, Gold

Mascot: Fort Hays State Tiger

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