News • January 26, 2021

CBU Online receives high marks in 2021 U.S. News & World Report rankings

CBU Online receives high marks in 2021 U.S. News & World Report rankings

Riverside, Calif. (Jan. 26, 2021) – CBU Online, the Division of Online and Professional Studies at California Baptist University, placed high in multiple categories in the latest national rankings released by U.S. News & World Report (USN&WR).

CBU Online earned the No. 67 spot among online bachelor’s programs in the 2021 rankings.

CBU Online also ranked high in the USN&WR rankings for “Best Online Master’s in Business Programs (Excluding MBA)” and “Best Online Master’s in Education Programs” as these programs earned a No. 80 and No. 83 respectively. “Best Online MBA Programs” landed at No. 139.

Pamela Daly, vice president for Online and Professional Studies, said CBU Online was excited to be recognized for its programs in a very competitive market.

“CBU Online continues to pursue and deliver outstanding online academic programs to serve adult students who expect flexibility, affordability and technology-driven learning,” Daly said. “While the pandemic has forced many colleges and universities to pivot to remote teaching and learning, OPS has designed and delivered robust, personalized, career-oriented programs for more than a decade.

Daly said that CBU OPS faculty and staff are the force behind this national recognition.

“Their compassion, expertise and excellence ensure that our students achieve their educational and career goals. We are proud to be a part of CBU and the Great Commission work,” Daly said.

CBU Online currently serves approximately 5,200 students online through 26 undergraduate majors and concentrations, 16 graduate programs and concentrations, and three doctoral programs.

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