October 21, 2016 by Tiffany Acosta, NMSU News Center
New Mexico State University has been ranked 35th on the Top 50 Best Value Online Colleges for 2017 by Value Colleges, an independent online guide to the best values in undergraduate and graduate education.
“We’ve long known about both the quality education and the affordability we offer our students,” NMSU Chancellor Garrey Carruthers said. “This ranking is just the latest to recognize the work we are doing at our great university.”
The Value Colleges rankings are based on three factors: cost, reputability and return on investment.
In addition, for the fourth time in the last five years, NMSU has been recognized as a top tier university and listed on the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges for 2017 National Universities rankings. U.S. News & World Report also ranked NMSU among its Best Graduate Schools 2017.
For the ninth year, Forbes has recognized NMSU as one of America’s Top Colleges. NMSU was named to the 2016 Center for World University Rankings list and was named one of the 50 most underrated colleges in America by Business Insider. For the eighth consecutive year, NMSU was named a top military-friendly school by Victory Media.
For a complete list of the rankings, visit http://www.valuecolleges.com/rankings/best-value-online-colleges-2017/.