TROY makes national Top 20 list

Posted: Wednesday, 21 August 2013

TROY – A Troy University online degree program has been ranked as a top 20 best buy nationally., a national consumer group that provides comparative data on some 3,800 regionally accredited online programs as a service to help students locate high-quality online education programs, named TROY's undergraduate online psychology program to the best buy list.

For this ranking, the group conducted a national survey of 55 regionally accredited universities that offer 99 different online bachelor's degrees in psychology, human services, social work, and the social sciences.

“Affordability is just one facet of what we provide our online students," said Dr. Lance Tatum, Vice Chancellor of Global Campus, the arm of the University that oversees programs outside of the state of Alabama and eTROY.

“While our online programs are truly best buys, the eTROY faculty and staff are dedicated to providing our students quality at every step of the degree program," he said.

The cost of obtaining the online bachelor's degree at the University was well below the national average of $45,548.

More than a million online students visit annually seeking advice on online degree programs.