DSU Masters Programs Ranked as Best Buy

Thursday, 21 May 2008, Written by Jona Schmidt

Dakota State University has been named to the Top 25 Ranked Best Buys Online Education Degrees by GetEducated.com. Dakota State was recognized for its Master of Science in Educational Technology. DSU's Master of Science in Information Systems and Master of Science in Information Assurance were recognized earlier this year with a ranking on the Top 29 Ranked Best Buys Online Computer Science Degrees.

A Best Buy designation indicates that DSU's Master's in Computer Science & Information Technology and Master's in Education have been reviewed and judged to offer high quality distance degrees to a national audience at tuition rates well below the national average. The national tuition average for regionally accredited distance master's degree is over $18,000. Dakota State University's degree tuition is $8,647 for the Master's of Education degree, $8,081 for the Master's of Information Systems, and $9,697 for the Master's in Information Assurance degree.

GetEducated.com is an online counseling center for adult learners seeking accredited online degrees. The nationwide survey identified several trends in online degree pricing that directly impacts consumers as they go online to earn master's degrees. More than half a million learners visit GetEducated.com each year.

A complete listing of the rankings can be viewed at www.geteducated.com/rankings/best_computer.asp.

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