Nicholls State University

11/06/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/06/2018 17:20

Nicholls online English degree receives top 5 ranking for affordability

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THIBODAUX, La. - Nicholls State University's online English degree has been ranked one of the most affordable by an online education resource.

Nicholls degree was ranked No. 5 by SR Education Group, who considered the tuition rates of every accredited college offering fully online degrees to determine and rank the most affordable options. The results were published on onlineu.org.The 2019 rankings looked at 861 schools across the nation to find schools committed to providing the most economical options for students. Nicholls was the only school in Louisiana to be ranked in the top 25.

'I think this new ranking indicates that we have an outstanding academic program that is also affordable,' said Dr. Ellen Barker, department of language and literature chair. 'We have remained in the top seven, often in first and second place, for affordability in the last few years, so it is rewarding to maintain that ranking in this category.'

Founded in 2004 and headquartered in Washington, SR Education Group provides online resources to help prospective college students find the education that best suits their budget and career aspirations. The group provides over $250,000 annually in scholarships.

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