Robert Morris University in Pennsylvania offers students chances to gain an online degree in the comfort of one’s home. The school is consistently ranked high on many lists of the country’s best schools, and this year is no exception. Online education sites like SuperScholar rank RMU tenth on its list of the 25 Best Online Colleges and Universities, and its graduate programs are ranked sixth by SuperScholar on its list of the Top 10 Smart Choice Schools for Online Master’s Degrees.
All programs at the school are fully accredited, with its Business programs being accredited by the AACSB. Undergraduate and graduate degrees are available, and students can also take individual classes for personal enrichment. Degrees are available in a variety of interesting fields including Cyber Forensics and Information Technology, Health Services Administration, Engineering Management and Nursing. Continuing Education and Professional Development opportunities are also available, letting those students already employed in education or other fields to stay current on certifications and other requirements.
Tuition is very affordable, with rates being some of the least expensive among private universities in Pennsylvania. Financial aid such as grants, loans and scholarships is available, and payment plans can be set up for students with special circumstances. Online students at RMU have access to outstanding support services. Upon enrolling, each student is assigned an advisor who’s available 12 hours per day, six days per week to answer any and all questions. With classes starting every eight weeks, any questions about registration or textbooks can be answered by the student’s personal advisor.
With enrollment increasing 15% since 2000, RMU is becoming an educational destination in high demand. Offering students a 94% placement rate, the school sees its graduates obtain their dream jobs or enroll in such prestigious graduate schools as Carnegie Mellon and Johns Hopkins University.