UA Cossatot, a trusted resource for online degree rankings and higher education planning, recently announced their national community college list for 2020 listing the top 60 online community colleges in the United States. 

UA Cossatot was included on this list and was also named the “Most Affordable Online Community College” in the nation. 

After comprehensive research, UA Cossatot was included in this list. Of the top 60 community colleges, UA Cossatot was ranked at number 15.

The 2020 rankings are calculated through a unique scoring system, which includes student engagement, potential return on investment, and leading third-party evaluations. analyzed 286 schools, on a scale of 0 to 100, with only 60 making it to the final list.

Students who choose any one of these online schools are expected to gain employment at a faster rate. provides unbiased research to help students make informed decisions about higher education programs.

Dr. Steve Cole, chancellor of UA Cossatot said, on the rankings, “It is certainly an honor to be on any list that shows we are creating tremendous value for our students. We feel that when students choose us, they made a thoughtful decision based on many things, including affordability and employment once they are finished. We help students check both of those boxes at UA Cossatot”.

UA Cossatot was the first Arkansas institution of higher education to offer a degree completely online and continues to lead the way in the number of courses and programs offered online. UA Cossatot also rewards online students by offering most online courses free of textbook costs.  

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