U.S. News Names SUNY Delhi Online Leader for Third Consecutive Year

DELHI, NY (01/13/2016)(readMedia)-- U.S. News & World Report has named SUNY Delhi a leader in online education for the third consecutive year, ranking the college among the nation's elite for online baccalaureate education. The exclusive rankings can be found at http://www.usnews.com/online.

"This is a tremendous honor when you see that Delhi is the only SUNY campus to be ranked in the Top Tier for online education," said President Candace S. Vancko. "We are proud to be recognized among the nation's and SUNY's finest."

SUNY Delhi is ranked 27th in the nation for the 2016 edition of the Best Online Bachelor's Programs based on student engagement, faculty credentials and training, peer reputation, and student services and technology. Delhi has consistently ranked among the Top Tier since introducing its online programs.

Recently, SUNY Delhi was ranked 10th in the nation for its Online RN to BSN program by Affordable Colleges Online.

SUNY Delhi's quality, online programs have helped increase the college's enrollment by nearly 25 percent since the launch of its first online baccalaureate degree, the RN to BSN, in 2008. The RN to BSN was also one of the first programs featured by the State University of New York through its Open SUNY initiative.

Last year, SUNY Delhi launched New York State's first online baccalaureate program in Hospitality Management and an online Master of Science in Nursing Education, the college's first graduate program. In 2014, an online baccalaureate degree program in Criminal Justice, the first degree of its type in the State University of New York system, was introduced. The college also offers summer school courses on the web that serve over 1,000 students annually.

SUNY Delhi is a member of the State University of New York, the largest comprehensive university system in the U.S. Delhi's seamless approach to education includes over 60 academic programs leading to baccalaureate degrees in specialized program areas, including Hospitality Management, Business and Professional Golf Management, Golf Course Management, Information Technology Management, Architectural Design and Building, Construction Management, Business and Technology Management and Criminal Justice.

For more information about SUNY Delhi's online learning, contact Enrollment Services toll-free at 1-800-96-DELHI or visit online at http://www.delhi.edu.