Coker University Recognized for Two Top Programs in the U.S., Best Admissions Process in South Carolina

    Coker University Recognized for Two Top Programs in the U.S., Best Admissions Process in South Carolina


    HARTSVILLE, SC (December 9, 2021) –, a trusted resource for online/on-campus program rankings and higher education planning, has included Coker University to its list of programs assessed for 2022. The research identifies programs in the nation based on flexibility, faculty, course strength, cost, and reputation. implemented a unique methodology that ranks each program on a scale from 0 to 100 across five categories. The scoring system compares each university according to program strength, student readiness, return on investment, cost, and student engagement. Researchers compared 704 programs from 2,900 universities and colleges across the United States. 

    Coker University offers flexible distance learning that appeals to busy adults or hybrid models that include on-campus and online formats. Experts at assessed programs that help students enhance and develop advanced skills for a variety of in-demand positions.

    Studies show that obtaining a degree increases income substantially, degree holders earning 84% more than those with only high school diplomas or those without a completed GED. The percentage difference in earnings continues to grow with higher learning degrees such as masters, doctoral or professional degrees, with the unemployment rate decreasing to as much as 1.1% for those with a doctorate.

    Coker University has been nationally recognized for the following degree programs:

    Best Online Master's in Sports Management Programs | Ranked 9

    Best Online Bachelor's in Criminology Programs | Ranked 17

    Coker was also honored by as having the “Best Admissions Process” in South Carolina. 

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