TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM MAKES U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT’S BEST ONLINE GRADUATE PROGRAMS LIST

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University capped the U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 best online graduate programs computer information technology list.

The 15 colleges and universities that made the list were evaluated by peer assessment, total enrollment, tuition, average undergrad GPA, acceptance rate, retention rate and other factors which created the overall score. The computer information technology program at North Carolina A&T maintained its No. 15 rank from the best online programs 2013 edition.

"I am very pleased to note the continuing national recognition of North Carolina A&T State University's master of science program in information technology, which is primarily due to the high quality faculty serving the program and the university's focus on student success," said Sanjiv Sarin, dean of the graduate school.

The Computer Systems Technology program began during the 2007-2008 academic year and is led by professor and chairperson, Dr. Clay Gloster.