Top Universities in Orlando

Following are amongst the top leading universities located in Orlando, Florida:

University of Central Florida (UCF) - It is the nation's second-largest university, and is one of the “best value” colleges and universities. The Princeton Review, one of America's best-known education services and test preparation companies, has joined Kiplinger magazine in selecting a UCF education as one of the best values in the country. In the US News and World Report 2011-2012 rankings of graduate programs, UCF College of Engineering and Computer Science ranked 70th, and the college's specialty programs in Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering ranked 54th and 66th respectively.

Nova Southeastern University - NSU has been ranked #1 in colleges offering online classes by Online Education Database. The University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Orlando Physician Assistant Program is fully accredited by the ARC-PA.

Keiser University (Orlando Campus) - Keiser University has been rated 11th of 44 online colleges and universities according to the 2009 rankings published by Online Education Database.

Troy University (Orlando Site) - Forbes ranked Troy 16th nationally on its “America's Best College Buys” list. The “Best Buy” ranking considered the quality score and average “sticker price” tuition and fees and excluded any institution that had an actual four-year graduation rate lower than 20 percent.

Webster University in Orlando - The University has provided innovative higher education to residents and military personnel in Central Florida since 1991. It is a top tier university and ranked 25th in the Midwest Region as listed in the 2005 U.S. News & World Report College ranking guide.

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