A higher education rankings website has recognized five degree programs at New Mexico State University as among the best in the country.

Intelligent.com, which offers curated guides to the best degree programs as well as information on financial aid, internships and study strategies, recently published its latest rankings on the best programs for 2020. NMSU was recognized for having the best online marketing and information technology degree programs, as well as the best online master’s in education administration, public health and early childhood education programs.

The website’s 2020 rankings are based on a scoring system that includes student engagement, potential return on investment and leading third-party evaluations. The website assessed 1,604 accredited colleges and university, and evaluated each program based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation and post-graduate employment.

“We are proud of our programs that benefit so many students,” said Susan Brown, interim dean of the NMSU College of Education. “Our faculty work diligently to offer courses that engage all students.”

For more information, visit https://www.intelligent.com/best-online-degrees/.