May 10, 2016

Adelphi Named Best Online School in New York

by Kevin Padilla '16

Accredited Schools Online recently released its list of best online colleges in New York, and Adelphi University was named number one among four-year colleges. The site’s ranking criteria included number of programs, student-to-faculty ratio, number of subjects covered, peer-based value, placement services and academic counseling. Adelphi ranked first on the list of top 26 schools in the state.

Adelphi offers a range of online and blended courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels in the liberal arts and sciences, psychology, nursing and public health, education, business, social work and other professional preparation.

Find out more about Adelphi’s online and blended course offerings.

See Adelphi’s ranking by Accredited Schools Online.


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About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning

Adelphi University, New York, is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes with world-class faculty, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support academic and career success. Adelphi offers exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training, with particular strength in our Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness.

Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. It serves almost 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, as well as online. 

More than 116,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, engaged citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.

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