Brescia Recognized for Online Programs

Brescia University has been named one of the “100 Best Online Colleges in 2017” according to, a leading resource for campus and online education aimed at serving the over 6 million online students nationally. The list is focused on providing students with a resource of the institutions in the country that are currently at the top in delivering online students an unrivaled, flexible, and high-quality education in their degree program.

Brescia University was one of only two independent colleges in Kentucky recognized on the list, and one of only six colleges in the Commonwealth included. Others schools listed include Asbury University, Eastern Kentucky University, Northern Kentucky University, University of Louisville, and Western Kentucky University.

The rankings provided were based on extensive research and looked at such factors as academic excellence, scholarly strength of faculty, online teaching methods, tuition costs, reputation, awards, regional accreditation, financial aid, and range of degree programs offered.

BUonline is a flexible, and affordable online learning option that looks to empower students who want to learn, to do so in a format that fits their individual needs. Over 15 degree options at the Certificate, Associate, Bachelor and Graduate level are available.

Brescia University’s BUonline has consistently ranked among the top online programs in the state of Kentucky, most recently being recognized by the U.S. News and World Report on their 2017 Best Online Programs rankings. Other rankings for BUonline for the 2016-2017 school year include:

Top 10 Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Substance Abuse and Addictions Counseling (Best Counseling Degrees)

Top Colleges 2016 in Kentucky (Online Colleges)

Best Online Bachelor’s in Social Work (College Choice)

10 Most Affordable Online Bachelor’s in Social Work (College Choice)

Top 10 Most Affordable Online Catholic Colleges (Value Colleges)

Best Online Psychology Degree for 2015-2016 (Affordable Colleges Online)

Best Online Social Work Degree Program for 2016-2017 (Affordable Colleges Online)

Affordable Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Accounting (Affordable Colleges Online)


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