William Carey University has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a leader in Mississippi and in the United States in providing excellent online graduate education programs.
The annual "Best Online Programs" rankings, released Jan. 10, ranked 262 institutions from across the nation. Carey comes in at number 29 for graduate-level education programs and is the highest ranked school in Mississippi; the University of Mississippi ranks number 43, and Mississippi State is number 84.
“I am very pleased that we are able to offer degrees at the master’s, specialist and doctoral level in an online, flexible format to meet the needs of our educators across the state,” said Dr. Ben Burnett, dean of the School of Education. “This ranking is a sign that the content for these programs is of high quality. I’m proud of our professors and department chairs who work to maintain this high level of quality.”