CBU ranked no. 45 Best Online Christian University by Affordable Colleges


January 13, 2015 - By Erin Guerrero

Affordable Colleges Online released its “Best Online Christian Universities” in the United States list and California Baptist University (CBU) has been named in the Top 50. According to the release by Affordable Colleges, California Baptist University has been recognized for its outstanding online programming. Affordable Colleges Online examined hundreds of Christian based schools with online programming and ranked California Baptist University no. 45 of the Top 50 Best Online Christian programs nationwide. 

Detailed criteria and scoring used to create this ranking include: clear and active religious affiliation, online programs at the bachelor’s degree level, and institutions had to receive high score rating based on the number of online programs available, online program tuition cost, student-faculty ratio and the availability of academic and career counseling services. 

“We are happy to be recognized as a Best Online Christian University.  Ranked with the top 50 in the nation just further supports our mission and drive; delivering a quality education that utilizes innovative technology – all at an affordable price that makes completing your education possible,” said Dr. David Poole, vice president for online and professional studies at CBU. “CBU/Online staff and faculty are committed to our student’s success -- academically, professionally, and spiritually and receiving this award, just reaffirms our goal to offer adults the opportunity to complete their degree within financial reach.”

For more information on the Affordable Colleges Best Online Christian University rankings, please visit Affordable Colleges Online (ACO).

Want to learn more about CBU/online? CBU Online & Professional Studies offers bachelor and master degree programs designed for the working professional.  Courses begin every eight (8) weeks and are offered online or in a hybrid format providing convenience and flexibility for students. To learn more, attend an online information session or call 877-228-5284.

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