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2021 Most Popular Online General Education Schools in the Far Western US Region

17 Colleges
$55,178 Avg Salary
$31,486 Avg Student Debt

General Education is the #40 most popular major in the country with 31,066 degrees and certificates awarded in 2018-2019.

There are lots of options to pick from today when trying to decide which program is right for you. With more and more schools offering online options, you could even register for a great program on the other side of the country. On top of that, there are a considerable number of trade schools that offer fast-track entry to many fields.

To assist you in seeing some of the education options that are available to you, Course Advisor has created its Most Popular Online General Education Schools in the Far Western US Region ranking. This report analyzed 17 schools in the Far Western US Region to see which ones were the most popular online programs for students. To create this ranking we looked at how many students graduated from schools with online programs.

Check out the online education programs at these schools if you want to attend one of the most popular in the Far Western US Region .

#1

Northcentral University

San Diego, CA

Our 2021 rankings named Northcentral University the most popular online school in the Far Western US Region for general education students. Located in the city of San Diego, Northcentral University is a private not-for-profit school with a large student population.

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A rank of #2 on this year’s list means Azusa Pacific University is a great place for general education students pursuing an online degree. Located in the suburb of Azusa, Azusa Pacific is a private not-for-profit college with a moderately-sized student population.

After completing their degree, education graduates from Azusa Pacific carry an average student debtload of $67,432. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $786, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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#3

Ashford University

San Diego, CA

The excellent online programs at Ashford University helped the school earn the #3 place on this year’s ranking of the best general education schools in the Far Western US Region . Ashford University is a very large private for-profit school located in the city of San Diego.

Education majors at Ashford University take out an average of $37,688 in student loans while working on their egree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $418.

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#4

Klamath Community College

Klamath Falls, OR

You’ll join some of the best and brightest minds around you if you attend Klamath Community College. The school came in at #4 on this year’s Most Popular Online General Education Schools in the Far Western US Region list. Klamath Community College is a small public school located in the remote town of Klamath Falls.

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#5

Touro University Worldwide

Los Alamitos, CA

A rank of #5 on this year’s list means Touro University Worldwide is a great place for general education students pursuing an online degree. Located in the suburb of Los Alamitos, TUW is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

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Hope International University landed the #6 spot in the 2021 rankings for the best general education programs. Hope is a small private not-for-profit school located in the large suburb of Fullerton.

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#7

Biola University

La Mirada, CA

Biola University came in at #7 in this year’s edition of the Most Popular Online General Education Schools in the Far Western US Region ranking. Biola is a medium-sized private not-for-profit school located in the suburb of La Mirada.

After completing their degree, education graduates from Biola carry an average student debtload of $14,684. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $171.

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City University of Seattle landed the #8 spot in the 2021 rankings for the best general education programs. CityU is a small private not-for-profit school located in the large city of Seattle.

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#9

Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR

With a ranking of #9, Oregon State University did quite well on this year’s best schools for general education students. Located in the small city of Corvallis, Oregon State is a public school with a very large student population.

After completing their degree, education graduates from Oregon State carry an average student debtload of $42,924. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $483, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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#10

Central Washington University

Ellensburg, WA

Central Washington University ranked #10 on this year’s Most Popular Online General Education Schools in the Far Western US Region list. CWU is a fairly large public school located in the town of Ellensburg.

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Explore the most popular online general education colleges for a specific state in the Far Western US region.

State Degrees Awarded
California 8,469
Washington 535
Oregon 786
Nevada 29
Hawaii 38
Alaska 60

General Education is one of 14 different types of programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Education

Related Major Annual Graduates
Teacher Education Grade Specific 100,925
Educational Administration 44,381
Teacher Education Subject Specific 43,516
Special Education 30,639
Curriculum & Instruction 18,767

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 17 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to KOKUYO.

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