Ocean County College Receives Top Ranking for Online Programs
Ocean County College ranks number one out of 46 schools in the state of New Jersey with online classes or degree programs in a recent analysis conducted by the website OnlineColleges.com. OCC offers 24 distance education programs – the second highest number in the state – which includes associate and certificate programs in the fields of business, computer science, criminal justice, engineering and more.
The website sourced data from the National Center for Education Statistics to evaluate schools on multiple criteria and generate the final list.
Affordable tuition and flexibility, including academic and career counseling services and electronic library sources, were also factored into OCC’s top ranking.
OnlineColleges.com ranked more than 2,500 accredited colleges and universities in the country in order to offer its interactive tool for students to filter and browse. Filters include tuition, school type, religious affiliation and military benefit. “With OnlineColleges.com’s interactive ranking, students can produce a personalized list that ranks schools based on the qualities that are most important to them,” OCC explains.
Visit OnlineColleges.com to learn more about the methodology and see the full rankings.
For more information on Ocean County College Online, visit ocean.edu or call 866-660-2108. —J.K.-H.