AffordableColleges.com released its annual rankings of the 50 best online colleges, and Fayetteville State University (FSU) comes in at No. 16.
The rankings are based on cost, return on investment, and earning potential after graduation. Only two North Carolina schools rank higher than FSU. North Carolina State University comes in at No. 13, and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro ranks No. 14.
Other North Carolina schools ranked in the top 50 are East Carolina University (No. 17), Western Carolina University (No. 24), North Carolina Central University (No. 32), and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (No. 37). To view the complete list, go to: http://www.affordablecolleges.com/rankings/affordable-online-colleges/
Fayetteville State University is a constituent institution of The University of North Carolina and the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state. FSU offers degrees at the baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral levels. With more than 6,200 students, Fayetteville State University is among the most diverse institutions in the nation.