January 12, 2018 BK LI

BROOKLYN AND PATCHOGUE, N.Y. – January 12, 2018 – St. Joseph’s College (SJC) recently earned multiple spots on U.S. News & World Report’s lists of Best Online Bachelor's Programs, Best Online Graduate Business Programs (Excluding MBA) and Best Online MBA Programs. 

“We are thrilled to be recognized once again by U.S. News & World Report for our commitment to higher education,” said SJC President Dr. Donald Boomgaarden. “These rankings represent what SJC's staff, students and faculty work so hard to accomplish every day. We offer a deep, multi-faceted and practical education based in our rich liberal arts traditions. And we do it with a realistic price tag. The amazing successes of our many alumni speak for themselves.”

SJC was selected for its high graduation and retention rates, assessment of excellence, faculty resources, financial resources, graduation rate performance and alumni giving.

The U.S. News rankings evaluated degree-granting online programs at regionally accredited institutions based on graduation and retention rates, undergraduate academic reputation, peer assessments, high school counselors' ratings, faculty resources, student-faculty ratio and class sizes.

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St. Joseph’s College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility and service. Through SJC Brooklyn, SJC Long Island and SJC Online, the College offers degrees in 50 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.