2020 Best Online Colleges in New York

By OnlineU Staff | Updated February 18, 2020
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This list highlights the best 25 online colleges in New York, ranking schools using affordable tuition and reported alumni salaries. New York University tops the list, with a reported alumni salary of $105,900. Those pursuing an online RN to BSN should look at the #2-ranked school, Stony Brook University. Of schools offering a BSN program, Stony Brook University has the highest alumni salary, at $98,400. Excelsior College, ranked #8, offers 49 different bachelor’s degree programs, and might appeal more to those looking for a large range of options.

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2020 Online Colleges in New York Ranking Details

For each school, we conducted manual research to provide prospective students with more details about the schools' online programs. Explore online degrees offered and accreditation information below.


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