The best online colleges depend on the accreditation and the student's field of interest, but some good choices in the United States include Penn State World Campus and Chadron State College. Both schools offer degrees at the bachelor's and master's levels as well as professional certificates.
In 2015, Penn State was ranked number one for its bachelor's degree programs. The degrees offered by its World Campus are identical to those achieved by Penn State students studying on campus. Chadron State College is a nonprofit institution that is commended for its low cost of tuition, especially for Nebraska residents. The online instruction includes 36 different bachelor's and master's degree programs and is a good option for those studying business, education and human services.