YSU ranked as Best Online College for 2015

best online colleges OhioAffordable Colleges Online ranks Youngstown State University one of the best online colleges in 2015.

YSU ranks 11th out of the more than 116 colleges in Ohio that offer full online programs, according to ACO, a national organization that provides data and information about pursuing an affordable higher education.

“As online classes become more prevalent, it is important to acknowledge the colleges and universities that go above and beyond,” said Dan Schuessler, founder and chief executive of Affordable Colleges Online. “Our goal is to highlight these schools and their commitment to higher education.”

He added: “When it comes to online learning, these schools set the bar. These programs have made attending college accessible and affordable while maintaining rigorous academic standards of excellence and providing support services for their students.”

Read the full rankings.

YSU currently offers the following online degree programs: Bachelor of Science in Applied Science, Allied Health, Bachelor of Science in Applied Science, Public Health, Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN Completion Program), Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care (Completion Program), Master of Arts in Financial Economics, Master of Business Administration, Master of Health and Human Services, Master of Respiratory Care, Master of Science in Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice Management and Program Planning, Master of Science in Engineering, Management option, and Master of Science in Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education.

Read more about YSU’s online offerings.