Online Education Database (OEDb) has published its first ever Online College Rankings. Degree-granting undergraduate online colleges are rated on acceptance rate, financial aid, graduation rate, peer Web citations, retention rate, scholarly citations, student-faculty ratio and years accredited. Grand Canyon University tops the list with Florida Metropolitan as number two.
Come on, Stephen, you’re at New America now. Blaming Wall Street and slamming for-profits without acknowledging the massive problems facing higher ed in general (tuition costs, lending practices, lack of accountability to name a few) seems like something that’d come out of some other, less interesting think tank.