Top 10 Online Universities by Marcy Lane

Marcy has written extensively on the subject of online education. She has discussed a wide array of topics covering online universities, online colleges, community colleges, early childhood education certificates, IT certificates, finding accredited online colleges & universities and what to expect with online college applications. She has also written about several interviews she has conducted with college and university professors and administrators.

She has compiled her list of top ten universities that we show below. As a matter of fact she extended her list to show her top 25 universities. She hasn’t provided her criteria for ranking these schools but describes the school somewhat in her article.

1. Devry University
2. University of Phoenix
3. Walden University
4. Westwood College Online
5. Capella University
6. Colorado Technical University Online
7. AIU Online
8. Argosy University Online
9. Kaplan University
10. Baker College Online


11. University of London External System
12. Boston University Online
13. Bowling Green State University Online
14. Golden Gate University
15. Stanford University Center for Professional Development
16. Seton Hall Worldwide
17. University of South Africa
18. Ellis College of New York Institute of Technology
19. University of Maryland University College
20. UT TeleCampus
21. University of South Australia
22. Globe University & Minnesota School of Business
23. Herzing College Online
24. Concord Law School
25. Columbia Southern University
(source: Posted by Marcy Lane at

DeVry University – Number 1 Online University

Lets take a closer look at Marcy’s number one pick, DeVry University. This school was first established in Chicago in 1931. DeVry offers a wide variety of career-oriented degrees that are often at an accelerated pace to allow students to finish their degree in a shorter period of time.

DeVry offers the following group of college studies: Business & Management, Engineering & Information Sciences, Health Sciences, Liberal Arts & Sciences, Media Arts & Technology and the Keller Graduate School of Management. They have associate degree programs, bachelor’s degree programs and graduate programs.