The University of Wisconsin-Platteville is among the top schools in the nation for an affordable online master's degree in engineering, according to GetEducated.com, a consumer group that publishes online university rankings.
To appear on a Get Educated Best Buy ranking list, the online degree profiled must cost less than the average of all the online degrees reviewed in the comprehensive national data set. The average cost of an online engineering master's, according to Get Educated's survey, is $27,915.
The ranking indicates that UW-P's online master's program in engineering has been independently reviewed, compared to its peers in a comprehensive national survey, and found to offer one of the best values in online graduate education for engineers nationwide.
The rankings are based on a national survey of 60 regionally accredited universities that offer 193 different online engineering master's programs. UW-P ranked 27th.