California State University, Fullerton

News Categories

CSUF News Service

Online Degree Programs Rated High Nationally

U.S. News & World Report Announces 2014 Best Online Degree Programs

Jan. 8, 2014

Cal State Fullerton's online graduate degree programs in business, education and engineering are among the top 25 in their fields nationally, according to U.S. News & World Report's latest rankings released today.

For the 2014 rankings, engineering programs are No. 16 among 54 ranked programs; education programs are No. 22 among 166 ranked programs; and the business program in information technology is No. 23 of 169 ranked programs. This year's numerical rankings include evaluations of nearly 1,000 distance-education programs in the country.

The College of Engineering and Computer Science programs include the master of science in software engineering, launched in 2004; and the master in science in environmental engineering, which was first offered in fall 2012.

The College of Education's online graduate programs include the M.S. in instructional design and technology, offered since the fall of 2002 and also is CSUF's oldest online degree program, and the master of science in education degree program with concentrations in educational technology, elementary curriculum and instruction, reading and secondary education — all launched in fall 2010.

Since 2005, the Mihaylo College of Business and Economics has been offering the online M.S. in information technology degree program.

Media Contacts:

Debra Cano Ramos, 657-278-4027
Chris Bugbee, 657-278-8487
Paula Selleck, 657-278-4856

Tags:  Academics & Research