Liberty University | Awarded Gold Status

June 20, 2017

Liberty University continues to lead the way in the growing world of online education. With Liberty’s premier online programs, students receive an education that provides them the best opportunity to achieve their academic goals and find their future careers.

Liberty University received the Gold Level of Distinction from BestColleges.com and their inaugural “Schools of Distinction List.” To further highlight the university's quality in higher education, Liberty University was ranked in the top 5 out of 2,100 colleges and universities. 

As a top-performing institution, Liberty was granted the gold medal because more than 15 of Liberty University’s Online Programs were given a top ranking based on academic quality, affordability, and online learning opportunities. Since 1985, Liberty University has been perfecting distance education, and the university is committed to developing quality online programs to provide flexible options and customized learning alternatives for the modern student.

The list studied over 3,500 non-profit colleges and universities nationwide, and over 2,100 schools offered an online degree program. From the list of 2,100 schools, only 14 schools were awarded a gold medal as a “School of Distinction.” 

Here are some of the top online programs at Liberty University featured in the BestColleges.com rankings: