BestSchools.com is offering a resource for students and parents to get info on online colleges.
Most colleges and universities in Maryland are incorporating online degree programs, with 14 schools offering a variety of degrees. Knowing that students and families are faced with trying to figure out the best option for them, we created and focused our site and its resources to provide an investigative review of the online education landscape and to critically evaluate the increasingly-popular online college rankings that are being touted on the internet.
Here are a few of the resources that I thought would be the most relevant and useful to you:
Ideally, we want students to be able to gain valuable insight into their education especially when it comes to online education, understanding tuition and financial aid options, as well as true cost vs. benefit.
Educational institutions and organizations have cited the BestSchools resource on their websites giving students, educators, and their families access to our resources. Examples include:
- State of North Dakota, http://www.nd.gov/ndyouth/education, listing us as “BestSchools.com”
- Colfax Veterans, http://www.colfaxveterans.org/resources.html, listing us as “Online College Costs: A Breakdown of Tuition and Fees”
- Connellsville Area School District, http://www.casdfalcons.org/Page/4332, listing us as “bestschools.com/online-college-costs”