Two CIU online programs ranked among “Most Affordable” in the nation

May 15, 2019

The SR Education Group, a leading education research publisher ranks two Columbia International University online programs as among the most affordable in the nation.

CIU’s online Master of Arts in Theological Studies degree is #13 in the survey, while the Ph.D. in Educational Leadership comes in at #22 in the nation in the 2019 Best Online Colleges and Degrees rankings.

The lists are the first all-encompassing rankings of regionally accredited online colleges using up-to-date alumni salary data from PayScale and tuition rates across degree level and program.

“We’re so excited to be recognized for making affordable graduate degrees available to working adults,” said Silvia Lucaschi-Decker, CIU vice president for Enrollment and Marketing. “That is our goal every day. We understand the need for so many people to advance their career and ministry opportunities using the convenience of online learning, and making it affordable to them will always be a priority.” 

CIU is accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE) and the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). 

Discover how an online degree from CIU can advance your career or ministry opportunities, including an online MBA. Request information on enrollment at CIU and Columbia Biblical Seminary or call (800) 777-2227, ext. 5024.