Central Named Among 50 Best Colleges for Adult Education 23-Mar-2017
Central Christian College of Kansas has been named among 50 great value colleges for adult education by Great Value Colleges. The ranking was published on the organization's website in February.
This ranking was created using data from the National Center for Education Statistics' College Navigator database, U.S. News & World Report, and school websites. Beginning with a list of 100 colleges and universities with the highest percentage of students over the age of 25, the following methodology was used to determine the top 50 best colleges for adult education:
- Bachelor's Degree Programs
- Online Degree Programs
- Graduate Study Availability
- Additional Programs/Services Beneficial to Non-Traditional Students
- Student-Faculty Ratio
- Student Retention
- Academic Awards and Recognition
Located in McPherson, Kan., Central Christian College of Kansas is an evangelical Christian college affiliated with the Free Methodist Church. Central offers four-year and career-entry programs in business, ministry, and liberal studies leading to bachelor's and associate degrees. With a history dating back to 1884, Central offers more than 40 areas of study, including an evening organizational leadership degree program and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
"We're excited to be ranked among the best colleges for adult education," says Hal Hoxie, Central Christian College of Kansas President. "Central has started and grown a robust online program and expanded its on-ground division to offer various programs for adult learners that complement our growing residential programs."
Military Advanced Education & Transition (MAE&T) has named Central a top school in its 2016 guide to colleges and universities for military and veteran education because of the school's military culture, financial aid, flexibility, general support, on-campus support, and online support services. The seven online degree programs and online courses at Central are offered through a highly collaborative course delivery system that students can work through at any time convenient for them. This college also includes e-textbooks with the online students' tuition. Read more about the school at the following link: http://www.centralchristian.edu/
Great Value Colleges is a premier website that assists students in finding the best degree, school, career options, and resources for a chosen degree and career. From program rankings to degree offerings by state, Great Value Colleges helps students get the best possible education for their money. The site addresses relevant topics, answers frequently asked questions, and offers tips and information related to the entire process. Read the full article at the following link: http://www.greatvaluecolleges.net/best-colleges-adult-education-2017-2018/