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Earning Your Degree Online A guide to accredited online degrees, schools, and programs

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According to our most recent survey of online students, the most common reasons people choose to earn their degree online include:

  • Flexibility: Allows balancing education with work, family, and other responsibilities.
  • Convenience: Ability to study from anywhere without the need to commute.
  • Affordability: Often more cost-effective than traditional in-person programs.
  • Work-life balance: Helps manage career and personal life alongside education.
  • Accessibility: Provides opportunities for individuals from diverse backgrounds and locations.

Whatever your reasons for considering online education, we can help. Explore our expert rankings, reviews, and guides below.

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Associate’s Degrees


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Bachelor’s Degrees


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Master’s Degrees


Explore the variety of online master’s degree programs available to fulfill your career goals.

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Doctoral Degrees


Everthing you need to find the right online Ph.D. or pro­fes­sion­al doctorate.

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Best Online Colleges


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Top Consensus Ranked Schools for Online PhD Programs

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25 Highest Paying Online Associates Degrees


Online Associates Degree Majors That Pay The Most

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25 Highest Paying Online Bachelor’s Degrees


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25 Highest Paying Online Master’s Degrees


Online Master’s Degrees That Pay The Most

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25 Highest Paying Online Doctoral Degrees


Online Doctoral Degree Programs That Pay The Most

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10 Best Online Colleges That Accept FAFSA


Accredited Online Schools Offering Financial Aid

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10 Best Online Colleges that Accept Transfer Credits


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10 Best Online Colleges that Accept the GED


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10 Best Online Colleges with 100% Acceptance Rate


Accredited Online Schools With Open Admissions

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10 Best Online Colleges With No Ap­pli­ca­tion Fees


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10 Best Online Colleges with Rolling Admissions


Accredited Online Colleges with Weekly Start-Dates

Recommended Accredited Online Schools & Programs

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10 Most Popular Online Colleges in the United States


Biggest Online Schools By Student Body

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University of Phoenix Review [2024]


A Review of UOPX Online

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Strayer University Review [2024]


A Review of Strayer University Online

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Liberty University Online Review [2024]


A Review of LUO

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Southern New Hampshire University Review [2024]


A Review of SNHU Online

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American Public University Review [2024]


A Review of APU Online

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Arizona State University Online Review [2024]


A Review of ASU Online

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Grand Canyon University Review [2024]


A Review of GCU Online

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Western Governors University Review [2024]


A Review of WGU Online

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University of Maryland Global Campus Review [2024]


A Review of UMGC

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Purdue University Global Review [2024]


A Review of PUG Online

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Degree Match

Get a personalized list of accredited online degree programs now!

Degree Match

Get a personalized list of accredited online degree programs now!