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Online Bachelor’s in US News Top 100

University of La Verne’s online programs, especially MBA and business, continue to be recognized in the  U.S. News & World Report national rankings. 

“In the ever-evolving landscape of business and online learning, our university stands ready and prepared to educate all of our learners,” University of La Verne President Pardis Mahdavi said. “I am proud to see the university rise as a top national program for online bachelor’s and MBA programs. These accolades are a testament to our commitment to excellence in delivering quality education to students wherever they may learn.” 

The University of La Verne online bachelor’s in business program is ranked second highest in California and among the top in the nation in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings.

For 2024, the university held rankings in the following three categories:   

  • Best Online Bachelor’s Program  
  • Best Online Bachelor’s in Business Program  
  • Best Online MBA Program 

 U.S. News & World Report evaluated schools in the rankings this year based on a variety of factors, such as student engagement, faculty credentials and training, services and technologies, and peer assessment. The methodology weighed how the online programs are being delivered and their effectiveness at awarding affordable degrees in a reasonable amount of time to all types of students. 

This year’s edition evaluated more than 1,700 online bachelor’s and master’s degree programs using metrics specific to online learning. The rankings only include degree-granting programs offered primarily online by regionally accredited institutions. 

 Online programs currently offered include nine undergraduate degree completion programs, eight graduate professional degree programs, two credential programs, and one teacher certificate program.  

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Written by: Alexandra Clayton