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USM online recognized

The online education program at The University of Southern Mississippi has been recognized as the best among Mississippi colleges and universities in a 2015-16 ranking by AffordableCollegesOnline.org (AC Online).

Of the seven Mississippi schools that offer online courses and programs, Southern Miss ranked No. 1 based upon factors such as academic quality, student services and graduate success.

According to a recent study by the Babson Survey Research Group, the online student population in the country totals more than 7 million. Eight percent of all Mississippi undergraduate students are enrolled in at least one distance learning course.


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