UMC ranked #19 on list of 30 best

    The University of Minnesota Crookston is ranked among the nation’s best online colleges by  Its recent listing of colleges and universities that provide “a high-quality online education,” places the U of M Crookston at #19.    

    Inclusion on the list is based on such factors as academic excellence, scholarly quality of faculty, online teaching methods, cost, reputation, awards, financial aid, and the number of degree programs.   

    The full list is at is an online resource for prospective students seeking a college degree. The organization notes that it includes traditional campus-based schools like the U of M Crookston only if they provide an extensive and well-rounded offering of online degree programs. averages more than 6,000 visitors per day. It is an independent organization, has no ties to any other educational institution.