Reasons for online college selection among students in the U.S. 2019

This statistic illustrates the leading reasons for online college selection among students in the United States in 2019. During the survey, 31 percent of undertraduate students and 29 percent of graduate students reported that one of their top three reasons for selecting their top choice school was that it offered the quickest path to a degree.

What are the most important factors in your decision about which school to choose for an online program?

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Release date

June 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2019

Number of respondents

1,500 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online panel

Supplementary notes

Respondents had had a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent; and were recently enrolled, currently enrolled, or planned to enroll in the next 12 months in a fully online undergraduate or graduate degree, certificate, or licensure program.
Respondents were required to select their top three responses.

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