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The 25 Most Affordable Online Colleges for 2017

We just released a major update to the 2017 Most Affordable Online Colleges! As a part of our ongoing commitment to promoting tuition transparency in higher education, we launched an updated ranking of the top 25 most affordable online colleges overall, complete with up-to-date degree and tuition information. New for this year, we also developed individual rankings by degree level, to provide lists of the most affordable online schools for associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.

January 3, 2017

Announcing: the 2017 Top Online Colleges!
We are extremely excited to announce a major update to our website, Guide to Online Schools: the 2017 Top Online Colleges. These rankings take into account academic strength and affordability in order to provide a list of colleges offering high quality online education at the best value. All colleges on the lists have annual tuition rates of $15,000 or less, and The University of Maryland - College Park earned the #1 spot!
October 26, 2016

Americans Consider the Quality of Higher Education

Thinking about going back to school? You’re not alone. According to a recent survey, one in five people said they were very likely to pursue some type of higher education.

Worried about the cost of going back to school? You’re not alone. According to the survey three-quarters said that college is unaffordable.

Concerned the quality of the college or university you want to attend? You are not alone.

September 5, 2016

Reducing the Cost of a College Degree

How do you get college credit at 80% of the cost? You take a class through the newest player in the world of online education,

Founded in 2009, this social learning platform was recently picked up by the online giant, Capella University, and was built to educate college students at a fraction of the cost.

Currently, five courses provided by can be transferred over to 2,000 different colleges and universities, and it will only cost you $110 per semester credit. This is $798 less than any private, four-year-institution and $160 less than any public (in-state), four-year-institution.

September 5, 2016

Announcing the 2015 Best Value Online College

We at OnlineU are proud to announce The 2015 Best Value Online College Rankings. The rankings take a critical look at all of the online colleges who offer affordable tuition to determine which ones provide real outcomes-based results and the best overall value to their graduates. Last year, we launched OnlineU with a focus on the most affordable online colleges in the United States. This year, we wanted to factor in the quality of the institutions, as well as continuing to focus on the colleges and universities that are making an effort to keep tuition costs low. The rankings span across the 12 most popular online degrees: accounting, business, computer science, counseling, education, healthcare, human resources, human services, nursing, psychology, public health, and social work.

September 5, 2016

We are Proud to Announce our 2016 Top Military Friendly Online Colleges

We are proud to announce our 2016 Top Military Friendly Online Colleges and 2016 Top 15 Yellow Ribbon Online Schools lists, both published and available at Guide to Online Schools. We evaluated over 500 online colleges in order to provide you a list of 78 unique online colleges that offer exceptional service for military servicemen and veterans. On top of that list, we've added a list of the Top 15 Yellow Ribbon Online Schools.

March 2, 2016

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