Webster University Named a School of Distinction by Bestcolleges.Com

Nov. 12, 2018

Webster University Named a School of Distinction by Bestcolleges.Com

ST. LOUIS - Webster University was named a “School of Distinction” by Bestcolleges.com for its online learning and degree programs, it was announced last week. The “School of Distinction” title is awarded to colleges with online programs that are consistently ranked among the best in the country.

According to the website, “To qualify for this honor, schools must be a two- or four-year, accredited, nonprofit college or university and offer an online program ranked by Best Colleges. Points for each school were calculated based on the number of times they appeared in the top 3 positions of our rankings, weighted against the total number of rankings in which they appeared.” 

Webster earned a “silver ranking,” putting it in the top 41 universities in the United States.

According to Bestcolleges.com, the staff reviewed 2,000 online programs and selected the top 100. This year, 15 schools earned a gold standing, 26 earned silver, and 59 earned bronze.

Bestcolleges.com cited 28 Webster online programs that have been previously ranked:

The full rankings can be found online at https://www.bestcolleges.com/features/schools-of-distinction/.


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