Rankings & Designations


  • Listed in Forbes “America’s Top Colleges” (2011, 2012)
  • Designated as a “Best Southeastern College” by the Princeton Review (2003 – 2013)
  • Featured in Military Advanced Education’s Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges and Universities (2008 –2013)
  • Named a top military-friendly school by G.I. Jobs magazine (2008-2013)
  • Ranked No. 22 on the “Best for Vets: Colleges 2014″ rankings by Military Times (2013)
  • Ranked No. 13 in the “Top Colleges for Future Service Members in Florida” by The College Database. (2013)
  • Listed in Princeton Review’s “Guide to 311 Green Colleges” (2011-2013)
  • Listed in the “Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education (2011, 2012)


  • Ranked No. 5 in the U.S. for first-time pass rates by small accounting programs on the CPA exam by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (2013)
  • Named the No. 8 Top College in Florida for Teacher Education by The College Database (2013)
  • Ranked No. 20 for Most Affordable Online Colleges in Florida by Affordable Colleges Online (2013)
  • Listed in “The Best Education Graduate Schools for 2013-2014″ by MastersDegreeOnline.com (2013)
  • Ranked by GraduatePrograms.com for the Top Student Ranked Online Graduate Programs (2013)
    • No. 17 out of the Top 50 Online Graduate Programs
    • No. 10 for Top Student Rated Online Education Schools
  • Ranked by GetEducated.com in the “Best Buy Online Masters Degrees” (2013)
    • No. 4 for Online Master’s of Public Health Degree
    • No. 6 for Online Master of Science in Computer Science
    • No. 12 for Master of Science in Nursing
  • Selected as one of the “Top 200 Schools” by the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (2013)
  • Included in the “Top 10 Online IT Colleges of 2013” by the Online Education Database (2013)
  • Ranked in the “Top 20 Best Online Master of Public Health Degree Programs” by TheBestSchools.org (2012)