TROY named among best in traditional and online programs

Posted: Wednesday, 20 January 2016

TROY - Troy University has been listed among the best schools by U.S. News and World Report for its overall performance, graduate schools and online programs.

The news organization ranked TROY among the top 30 best public universities in the South, and in the top tier of all universities and colleges in the region.

Added to that, U.S. News listed TROY's graduate programs in nursing, public affairs and administration, and rehabilitation counseling among the best in the nation, along with the online graduate education program and the Master of Business Administration program, which was listed for the first time. The University was ranked in the top 100 "Best Online Bachelor's Programs" and rated among the best nationally for online graduate programs in criminal justice and business (not MBA).

"The Sorrell College of Business is committed to providing a high-quality, flexible education at an affordable price. To see the Online MBA included in the 2016 US News and World Report rankings confirms that our focus on excellence in teaching and student support is making a meaningful difference for current and future students," said Dr. Judson Edwards, Dean of the Sorrell College of Business at Troy University.

In addition to the U.S. News rankings, another online ranking source,, ranked TROY as one of the best online universities in the state.