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APSU computer science program recognized on national list

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – ComputerScienceOnline.org, a leading resource for online learning in computer science and related fields, recently released its Best Online Computer Science Degrees list for 2015, and the organization ranked Austin Peay State University as one of the top 50 programs in the nation.  

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – ComputerScienceOnline.org, a leading resource for online learning in computer science and related fields, recently released its Best Online Computer Science Degrees list for 2015, and the organization ranked Austin Peay State University as one of the top 50 programs in the nation.  

According to the rankings, available at http://www.computerscienceonline.org/degree-programs/, “APSU enables their students to compete in the business world by equipping them with the newest skills and knowledge.”

ComputerScienceOnline.org examined programs at universities across the country and scored them based on online tuition costs, student-faculty ratio, 6-year graduation rates, percentage of students receiving financial aid, the availability of academic and career counseling services and accreditation by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology.

"Students wishing to enter one of the fastest-growing career fields have more options than ever,” Doug Jones, founder of ComputerScienceOnline.org, said. "These schools offer students the flexibility of online learning options from high-quality, accredited institutions."

The APSU Department of Computer Science and Information Technology offers bachelor degree programs in five concentrations: computer science, information systems, internet and web technology, database administration and networking.

For more information, contact the APSU Department of Computer Science and Information Technology at 931-221-7840.