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Higher education resource guide releases the best institution programs for 2022

POTEAU, OK –, a trusted resource for online/on-campus program rankings and higher education planning, has included Carl Albert State College 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.

Carl Albert State College 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.

Carl Albert State College has been recognized for the following degree programs: Best Online Colleges in Oklahoma | Ranked 8

Best Community Colleges in Oklahoma | Ranked 12

Best Associate's Degree Programs | Ranked 16

Best Online Certificate Programs | Ranked 32

Best Online Community Colleges & Trade Schools | Ranked 42

ABOUT CARL ALBERT STATE COLLEGE At Carl Albert State college, we offer students a world-class education at an affordable price. CASC has been voted the Best Community College in Oklahoma; currently stands as No. 11 in the Nation for graduation rates among community colleges; and we offer the most affordable tuition and fees in the region. Our main campus is in Poteau, with a branch campus in Sallisaw, and we offer 8 degrees and 3 certificate programs completely online. At CASC, our instructors know you by your name – not ‘you in the back.’ The Poteau campus offers residential living opportunities for students who wish to have the full college experience, and participate in many campus clubs, activities, and a variety of intramural games. If you’re not participating in an afternoon club meeting, playing volleyball on the recreation course, or getting in a few extra studying hours in at the Learning Resource Center — chances are you can catch an afternoon Viking game in the sports complex. Viking athletics include baseball, softball, men’s and women’s cross country, and E-Sports teams. CASC is home to individuals from all walks of life. For every CASC student, including the working adult with other commitments — we offer day, evening, and online courses to fit your busy schedule. Whether you’re planning to live on campus, commute, or earn your degree online – CASC meets students’ needs in an efficient, effective, and economical manner. We provide excellent educational opportunities for students whether they desire to go straight to work following graduation, or plan to transfer to further their educational career. Carl Albert State College is proud to carry out our mission to provide affordable, accessible and exceptional education that fosters student success. We welcome you to join our Viking family and explore what opportunities are in store for you at CASC!

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