Best Online Colleges for Business or IT

  • Last Post 31 October 2016
donnyjames posted this 11 March 2016 - Last edited 01 November 2016

Either AA or BA, looking for something legit that I can earn my degree online. Either business or computer/IT related degree. I have heard bad things about alot of online schooling and want to find something legit, figured I would ask here.

Kayleigh posted this 31 October 2016 - Last edited 31 October 2016

Hi donnyjames,

First off, every degree you see in the online degree directory is pre-screened for proper accredited before inclusion. All are legit so you don't have to worry about finding a diploma mill scam here.

View degrees here:

Online Associate Degrees in Business

Online Bachelor Degrees in Business

Online Associate Degrees in Computer Science / Information Technology

Online Bachelor Degrees in Computer Science / Information Technology

You can narrow further by choosing a 'Subject Focus' from the left hand menu. 'Subject Focus' is equivalent to degree major. 

RELATED: Best Business Majors for High Paying Jobs

If cost is a concern, consult our rankings of the most affordable business bachelor's or IT bachelor's.

Your concern about the quality of online education is valid. We discuss the pros and cons of online education pretty extensively on this site. For an employer to see your online degree as valid there are a few things to keep in mind when choosing a school. To ensure that your degree will hold the most klout with potential employers make sure that the school has a brick and mortar campus, is less than 300 miles from where you live, and is regionally accredited. 

Read more about employment and online degrees here.

Here are a few more articles that make help your transition to online learning easier and give you an idea of what to expect. Most online courses require 10-15 hours of work per week.

5 Ugly Truths About Online Education

7 Tips for New Online Students

I hope this helps!

Online Education Expert