December 14, 2021

WCU Programs Place in Top 10 on 9 of 17 National Lists from

West Chester University has enviable rankings on 17 of’s national lists for 2022. The University is in the top 10 on nine of these lists. assesses the top programs in the nation based on flexibility, faculty, course strength, cost, and reputation. Their methodology ranks each program on a scale from 0 to 100 across five categories: program strength, student readiness, return on investment, cost, and student engagement. Researchers compared 704 programs from 2,900 universities and colleges across the United States.

West Chester has been recognized with the following rankings:

Best Online Doctorate in Public Administration Programs #1

Best Child Development Degree Programs #2

Best Online Master's in Early Childhood Education Programs #2

Best Online Master's in Special Education Programs #3

Best Online Ph.D. Programs #4

Best Online MBA Programs #6

Best Online Colleges in Pennsylvania #7

Best Early Childhood Education Degree Programs #8

Best Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree Programs #10

Best Master’s in Early Childhood Education Degree Programs #14

Best Sports Medicine Degree Programs #15

Best Online Nutrition Degree Programs #19

Best Master’s in Public Health #29

Most Affordable Master’s Degree Programs #31

Best Colleges in Pennsylvania – Best for Bachelor’s Degrees #34

Best Online MSN Nurse Practitioner Degree Programs #42

Best Criminal Justice Degree Programs #44

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