Teachers College Online Degrees Recognized for Quality, Affordability

Teachers College offerings were recognized in multiple rankings of online programs and degrees in 2014.

The 2014 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs

  • Teachers College online graduate education programs ranked 11th out of 238 programs offered by universities nationwide.
  • Ball State University bachelor’s degree programs ranked 29th out of 283 such programs at U.S. universities. Teachers College offers an online bachelor’s degree in early childhood education.
  • Online graduate education programs for veterans ranked 2nd in the nation.

Teachers College online offerings recognized by BestOnlineColleges.org (a leading resource for online education) in the 2014 Best Online Programs included:

  • Master's degree in Special Education. Data and surveys from programs across the nation were compiled and analyzed over the course of the 2012-2013 academic year.
  • Graduate degree programs in special education and autism were ranked 16th in the nation.

Top 20 Online Masters Degrees (www.masters-in-special-education.com is a leading resource for masters degrees in special education)

  • Master's degree in Special Education ranked 8th in the Top 20 Online Masters Degrees. Masters in Special Education Programs began its rankings with a selection of 20 highly-rated graduate programs located in the United States. The schools were then confirmed as fully accredited by either a national or regional accrediting institution, and each school was ranked for tuition costs and student rates of satisfaction.

2014 National Best Buy List (GetEducated.com is a consumer advocacy group for online education)

  • Three of Ball State's online master's degree programs in education made the 2014 national "Best Buy" list on GetEducated.com. These comprehensive rankings are based on a survey of 367 online masters programs across the US. Degrees surveyed included online masters in education, teaching, instructional technology, educational leadership, and special education.