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The University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Online Programs have received attention from a number of national higher education ranking organizations and websites.

As a whole, Online Programs has been recognized by Best Colleges as the Most Affordable in Louisiana, and rated among the Top 5 Accredited Online Colleges in Louisiana.

U.S. News and World Report ranks the University of Louisiana Lafayette Online Programs No. 75 among its 2021 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs. Additionally, the online Master of Science in Nursing is ranked at No. 23 in the country; the MBA online program is ranked at No. 135; and the Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction ranks at No. 72. UL Lafayette ranks higher than any other Louisiana university for Best Online Bachelor's, Best Online Master's in Nursing, and Best Online Education.

U.S. News and World Report: Best Online Programs

  2019 2020 2021
Best Online Bachelor's Program 114 106 75
Best Online Master's in Education Program 166 89 72
Best Online Master's in Nursing Program 84 45 23
Best Online Master's in Nursing Education Programs     11
Best Online MBA Program 153 149 135
Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans     75

The University's B.I. Moody III College of Business was rated #55 in Fortune Education's Best Online MBA Regional Rankings for 2021.

Best Health Degrees recognized the Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Health Promotion and Wellness, in the top 15 best online bachelor's degree in exercise science and kinesiology. 

Best Medical Degrees also rates the Health Promotion & Wellness degree among the best online bachelor’s degree programs in kinesiology and exercise science. The program was also named among the most affordable by Best Value Schools. 

Not for the first time, the online Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction program also earned a place in the Top 50 programs in the country on a listing by Top Education Degrees.

The online Master of Science in Nursing has been ranked among the Best Online MSN Programs with special recognition as among the Best for Flexibility. The MSN has also been recognized among the Best Online Nursing Practitioner Master's Programs.

Standing out among the allied health professions, the Health Services Administration online program has been ranked Best Value by Affordable Colleges, and in the top Online Healthcare Administration Programs of 2021, by Best Value Schools.

UL Lafayette online programs consistency rank highly.

UL Lafayette Online Programs ranked among the most affordable in the state. UL Lafayette's online education graduate programs have been ranked among th ebest. Health Services Administration was ranked in the top 23 Online Healthcare Administration Programs of 2021, by Best Value Schools
The Master of Science in Nurse Practitioner ranked high with the website The B.S. in Kinesiology, Health Promotion and Wellness ranked high by UL Lafayette Online Learning had a good showing in U.S. News and World Report's 2021 Best Online Programs ranking.