PINE BELT (WDAM) - Onlinecolleges.com released its rankings for the top colleges for online programs in the state of Mississippi on Monday.
The website used a variety of factors, including affordability, student services and the availability of online programs. East Mississippi Community College secured a top spot, with the University of Southern Mississippi ranking at number 3.
All schools were ranked on 10-point scale against a 14 different metrics using data from the National Center for Education Statistics' Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System.
Here's the top 10 from the list:
- East Mississippi Community College
- Holmes Community College
- University of Southern Mississippi
- Mississippi University for Women
- Mississippi Delta Community College
- University of Mississippi
- Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
- Itawamba Community College
- Belhaven University
- Mississippi State University
For more information on the list and other school rankings, visit onlinecolleges.com.