U.S. distance-only learning institutions 2016, by enrollment

Leading distance-only learning institutions in the United States in 2016, by number of students

U.S. distance-only learning institutions 2016, by enrollment This statistic presents a ranking of the leading distance-only learning institutions in the United States in 2016, sorted by number of students taking at least one distance learning course. During the measured period, the Western Governors University in Utah was ranked first with 84,289 students taking exclusively online courses.
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Leading distance-only learning institutions in the United States in 2016, by number of students

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Number of students
Western Governors University (UT)84,289
Walden University (MN)52,565
American Public University System (WV)48,623
Excelsior College (NY)41,658
Capella University (MN)37,569
Columbia Southern University (AL)21,442
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (PA)13,411
Thomas Edison State University (NJ)12,489
Colorado State University-Global Campus (CO)11,605
Northcentral University (CA)10,916
American College of Financial Services (PA)10,521
American InterContinental University-Online (IL)10,091
SUNY Buffalo State (NY)9,475
South University–Savannah Online (GA)8,954
Grantham University (KS)8,637
Number of students
Western Governors University (UT)84,289
Walden University (MN)52,565
American Public University System (WV)48,623
Excelsior College (NY)41,658
Capella University (MN)37,569
Columbia Southern University (AL)21,442
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (PA)13,411
Thomas Edison State University (NJ)12,489
Colorado State University-Global Campus (CO)11,605
Northcentral University (CA)10,916
American College of Financial Services (PA)10,521
American InterContinental University-Online (IL)10,091
SUNY Buffalo State (NY)9,475
South University–Savannah Online (GA)8,954
Grantham University (KS)8,637
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This statistic presents a ranking of the leading distance-only learning institutions in the United States in 2016, sorted by number of students taking at least one distance learning course. During the measured period, the Western Governors University in Utah was ranked first with 84,289 students taking exclusively online courses.
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