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   2022-2023 Rankings

 

    National & Regional Recognitions

  • Four consecutive Apple Distinguished School recognitions (2014, 2016, 2018, 2021)
  • “Best College” among regional universities in the South: #26 (U.S. News & World Report, 2023)
  • “Best Value” among regional universities in the South: #18 (U.S. News & World Report, 2023)
  • “Best Southeastern” universities: (The Princeton Review, 2023)
  • “Best Undergraduate Teaching” among regional universities in the South: #21 (U.S. News & World Report, 2022)
  • “Best First-Year Experience” among all colleges and universities in the United States: #64 (U.S. News & World Report, 2022)
  • “Best Student Engagement” among all universities in the United States: #25 (Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education, 2022)

    Online Programs Recognitions

  • Best Online Master’s in Nursing Programs: #2 in South Carolina; #1 among private institutions in South Carolina; #1 in Upstate South Carolina; #57 in the nation (#72 in 2021) – U.S. News & World Report, 2022
  • Best Online Master’s in Education Programs: #4 in South Carolina; #2 among private institutions in South Carolina; #2 in Upstate South Carolina; #80 in the nation (#91 in 2021) – U.S. News & World Report, 2022
  • Best Online Master’s in Business Programs (non-MBA): #2 in South Carolina; #2 among private institutions in South Carolina; #1 in Upstate South Carolina; #87 in the nation (#91 in 2021) – U.S. News & World Report, 2022
  • Best Online Bachelor Programs: #5 in South Carolina; #2 among private institutions in South Carolina; #1 in Upstate South Carolina; #101 in the nation (#122 in 2021)– U.S. News & World Report, 2022
  • Best Online Master of Business Administration (MBA) Programs: #2 in South Carolina; #1 among private institutions in South Carolina; #1 in Upstate South Carolina; #121 in the nation (#139 in 2021) – U.S. News & World Report, 2022

    Employer Recognitions

  • Great Colleges to Work For: Honor Roll (Great Colleges to Work For, 2022) - The Chronicle of Higher Education & ModernThink Higher Education, LLC
  • Top Workplaces: #7 among large companies in South Carolina and received the Best Work/Life Balance Award &  Purpose and Values Award - The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce & Greenville Business Magazine, 2022