ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Albany State University is getting recognition as one of the best online colleges in the country.
Affordable Colleges Online ranks ASU as 11th on its list of the best colleges for distance learning.
The rankings are based on factors including the percentage of students receiving financial aid and the number of online bachelor's degrees available.
ASU currently offers six bachelor's degrees and four master's degrees online.
"The quality and the time that we take to build the online courses. And also what we were ranked on was the affordability of our online courses," said Director of Academic Online Instruction Laquata Sumter.
The school plans to add psychology and sociology online degree programs.