NEWS BRIEF: Georgia State University gets kudos for online master’s programs

Expanding educational access pays off

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Georgia State University, Main Campus, Downtown Atlanta
Online master’s programs at Georgia State University have been designated some of the best in the country by U.S. News & World Report. The publication ranked the college’s criminal justice course at 22 in the nation; its master’s in curriculum and instruction came in at 21 and educational/media rated 13. “Our goal is to expand educational access to students who want to earn a degree at a highly regarded research university like Georgia State,” touted Kim Siegenthaler, associate provost for Online Strategies, “We provide you with the flexibility you need and prepare you for success.” Mercer University, with campuses in Atlanta and Macon, also scored highly in the rankings. news.gsu.edu