Furthering the University’s reputation as an innovator and expert in online learning, Franklin has been ranked the #1 online school in Ohio by TheBestSchools.org.
Earning a number one online ranking puts the University at the top of an industry that has experienced enormous growth over the last decade. According to a 2015 report by Babson Research titled Tracking Online Education in the United States, today one out of three college students is taking at least one course entirely online.
Through Franklin’s International Institute for Innovative Instruction, the University leverages its inventive technology to implement its model of comprehensive and leading-edge curriculum development, created by doctorally prepared instructional designers, multimedia experts and teaching effectiveness experts. This course design to technology integration and learning assessment combines to create the ideal learning environment for student success. This approach has grown Franklin’s online presence from its first online class offering in 1998 to now serving students across the country, as well as international students from over 60 countries who are in the U.S. and abroad.
Institutions selected as the top among Ohio’s online colleges and universities were chosen based on the quality of their programs, types of courses and degrees offered, faculty strengths, as well as school awards, rankings, and reputation, including a strong reputation for online degree programs. The ranking are compiled to provide insight into which institutions are leading the way in delivering quality online degree programs in Ohio.
Thebestschools.org provides ranking, degree, and career articles to empower students to make informed decisions about their education. Through its feature, resource, and magazine articles, TheBestSchools.org helps students gain the most out of their educational experience by finding the best school and degree programs.