EUGENE, Ore., June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- College Choice (http://www.collegechoice.net) has published its annual ranking of best online bachelor's in psychology degrees. The ranking can be viewed at http://www.collegechoice.net/rankings/best-online-bachelors-degrees-psychology/.
Katie Amondson, Associate Editor of the ranking says, "Depending on the job, psychology students entering the workforce with an undergraduate degree can make up to $50,000 a year. With an online degree, there is flexibility in how many classes you take at a time, so it is easily coupled with a current career or other obligations."
The College Choice 2016 Rankings of the Best Online Bachelor's in Psychology takes into account several key factors to ensure that you get the best rate of return on your educational investment. These factors include academic reputation, cost of tuition, and average first-year salary. Extra weight was given to schools with lower acceptance rates.
"With our ranking of best online bachelor's degrees in psychology, we have aimed to help students desiring to begin a career within the field of psychology to quickly find a school that is not only a great fit but provides a solid return on investment," said Christian Amondson, Managing Editor of College Choice.
Washington University in St. Louis tops the list, followed by University of California—Los Angeles and Columbia College.
Other ranked schools include (alphabetically ordered):
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
College Choice is a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources dedicated to helping students and their families find the right college. The site publishes rankings and reviews that make finding the best colleges for different interests easier and more fun, as well as resources to help students get into, pay for, and thrive at the college of their choice.
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SOURCE College Choice