Thursday, September 5, 2013

Psych program ranked third in nation

Global Campus Samantha SwindellThe Global Campus’ bachelor’s degree in psychology has been ranked third in the nation by The organization cited the WSU Department of Psychology’s accreditation, the Global Campus’ use of academic consultants to guide students, and the online program’s student government, which offers face-to-face student events.

Best Schools also mentioned WSU’s consistent ranking in the top tier of public schools both nationwide and across the globe. “The Times Higher Ed report named the institution as one of the best in the world,” the group said.

The honor follows several other recent national rankings for the Global Campus:

· First place for online graduate business programs from U.S. News & World Report.

· Third place from for the criminal justice bachelor’s degree.

· Sixth place for supporting the military from the 2012 Guide to Online Schools.

· Fourth place for the overall degree program from the SuperScholars website.

· Sixth place from U.S. News & World Report for student services and technology.