Rankings & Designations

Jacksonville State University

School of Arts & Humanities

  • Ranked No. 10 in the "Best Online Bachelor's in Liberal Studies" by GuidetoOnlineSchools.com (2018)
  • Ranked No. 4 in the "The Top Ten Most Underrated College Theatre Programs for 2017 - South East Region" by Onstage Blog (2017)
  • Ranked No. 5 in the "19 Most Affordable Online Master’s in English" by GetEducated (2020)
  • Ranked No. 6 in the "16 Most Affordable Online Master’s in History" by GetEducated (2020)
  • Ranked No. 5 in the "17 Most Affordable Master of Liberal Arts Online" by GetEducated (2020)

School of Business

School of Education

  • Ranked No. 44 in the "Best Online Master's in Special Education" by Intelligent.com (2020)
  • Ranked No. 44 in the "Best Online Master's in Early Childhood Education" by Intelligent.com (2020)
  • Ranked No. 23 in the "Best Child Development Degree Programs" by Intelligent.com (2020)
  • Ranked No. 21 in the "Best Online Master's in Elementary Education" by Intelligent.com (2020)
  • Ranked No. 11 in the "Best Online Master's in Early Childhood Education" by College Choice (2018)
  • Ranked No. 49 in the "Affordable Online Master's in Education Technology" by BestValueSchools.com (2018)
  • Ranked No. 3 in the "Most Affordable Online Master's in Teaching" by GradSchoolHub.com (2018)
  • Ranked No. 23 in "Best Online Master’s in Educational and Instructional Technology” by Online Schools Report (2020)
  • Ranked No. 22 in "2020 Most Affordable Child Development Degrees Online” by OnlineU (2020)

School of Health Professions & Wellness

  • Ranked No. 3 in the "Best Online Master's in Sport Management" by Intelligent.com (2020)
  • Ranked No. 23 in the "Best Online Master's in Sport Management" by BestColleges.com (2018)
  • Ranked No. 6 in the "Most Affordable Online Master's in Coaching" by BestColleges.com (2018)
  • Ranked No. 9 in the "Best Online Master's in Sport Management" by OnlineMasters.com (2018)
  • Ranked No. 13 in the "Best Online Bachelor's in Respiratory Therapy" by Intelligent.com (2020)
  • Ranked No. 1 in the "Best MSN Public Health Nurse Programs" by RegisteredNursing.org (2019)
  • Ranked No. 18 in the "Best Online Master's in Coaching" in the by GradSchoolHub.com (2019)

School of Human Services & Social Sciences

  • Ranked No. 216 in the "Best Public Affairs Programs" by US News & World Report (2019)
  • Ranked No. 39 in the "Best Online Graduate Programs in Criminal Justice" by US News & World Report (2019)
  • Ranked No. 24 in the "Best Homeland Security Degrees" by College Choice (2018)
  • Ranked No. 43 in the "Best Online Emergency Management Degree Programs" by Intelligent.com (2020)
  • Ranked No. 1 in the "Most Affordable Doctorate in Emergency Management" by BestValueSchools.com (2018)
  • Named in the "Top Program, Top Online Program, Most Affordable" by BestColleges.com
  • Ranked No. 4 in the "Best Online Master's in Emergency Management" by TheBestSchools.org (2018)
  • Ranked No. 6 in the "Most Affordable Online Master's in Emergency Management" by GradSchoolHub.com (2018)
  • Ranked No. 27 in the "Best Online Master's in Emergency Management" by OnlineMasters.com (2019)
  • Ranked No. 10 in the "Best Online Master's in Emergency Management" by MastersProgramGuide.com (2018)
  • Ranked No. 1 in the "Best Online Master's in Emergency Management" by CollegeRank.net (2019)
  • Ranked No. 16 in the "Best Online Master's in Emergency Management" by Intelligent.com (2020)
  • Ranked No. 4 in the "Best Master's Degrees in Emergency Management" by College Rank.net (2020)

School of Science