The Daily Record
January 15, 2019
Johns Hopkins University has the best online nursing program in the country, U.S. News & World Report said in its annual ranking of online programs offered by universities.
Other programs in Maryland also received high rankings, including the online degree programs for engineering at Johns Hopkins and the University of Maryland, College Park, and the online Master of Business Administration at College Park.
The report ranked 1,545 online programs, including both bachelor’s and graduate programs, in fields including nursing, education, business, computer information technology, criminal justice and engineering, as well as a general ranking of bachelor’s programs.
“Online programs can offer a flexible learning environment for students who have to balance classes with working a full-time job, caring for their family or other responsibilities,” Anita Narayan, managing editor of education at U.S. News, said in a statement. “The Best Online Programs rankings allow students to compare accredited programs and find those that best fit their education interests and career goals.”