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2021 Most Popular Online Community Organization & Advocacy Schools

20 Colleges
$31,697 Avg Salary
$25,006 Avg Student Debt

In 2018-2019, 2,832 people earned a degree or certificate in community organization and advocacy, making the major the #187 most popular in the United States.

It's not easy to decide which program to enroll in when you have so many options available. You can choose a traditional brick and mortar school, or with the growth of online education, you can attend a school half-way across the country without even leaving your house. Also there are many trade schools that offer short-term programs that open up more career options.

To help you arm yourself with the information you need to make your decision, Course Advisor has developed this Most Popular Online Community Organization & Advocacy Schools ranking. This report analyzed 20 schools in the United States 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 community organization programs at these schools if you want to attend one of the most popular in the United States.

#1

SUNY Empire State College

Saratoga Springs, NY

Our 2021 rankings named SUNY Empire State College the most popular online school in the United States for community organization and advocacy students. Located in the small suburb of Saratoga Springs, SUNY Empire is a public school with a large student population.

While working on their degree, community organization majors at SUNY Empire accumulate an average of around $25,062 in student debt. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $260, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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#2

Grand Canyon University

Phoenix, AZ

The excellent online programs at Grand Canyon University helped the school earn the #2 place on this year’s ranking of the best community organization and advocacy schools in the United States. Located in the large city of Phoenix, Grand Canyon University is a private for-profit college with a very large student population.

On average, community organization graduates from Grand Canyon University take out $39,985 in student loans while working on their degree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $415.

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The excellent online programs at Springfield College - School of Professional and Continuing Studies helped the school earn the #3 place on this year’s ranking of the best community organization and advocacy schools in the United States. Located in the midsize city of Springfield, Springfield College - School of Professional and Continuing Studies is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.

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#4

Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, MI

A rank of #4 on this year’s list means Central Michigan University is a great place for community organization and advocacy students pursuing an online degree. Located in the town of Mount Pleasant, Central Michigan is a public college with a fairly large student population.

On average, community organization graduates from Central Michigan take out $25,000 in student loans while working on their degree. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $259, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Out of the 20 schools in the United States that were part of this year’s ranking, University of Phoenix - Arizona landed the # 5 spot on the list. Located in the city of Tempe, UOPX - Arizona is a private for-profit college with a fairly large student population.

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Siena Heights University came in at #6 in this year’s edition of the Most Popular Online Community Organization & Advocacy Schools ranking. Located in the distant town of Adrian, Siena Heights University is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.

On average, community organization graduates from Siena Heights University take out $14,584 in student loans while working on their degree. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $151, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Niagara County Community College did quite well in this year’s ranking of the best schools for community organization and advocacy students. It came in at #7 on the list. Located in the rural area of Sanborn, Niagara County Community College is a public school with a small student population.

On average, community organization graduates from Niagara County Community College take out $8,840 in student loans while working on their degree. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $92.

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Holyoke Community College ranked #8 on this year’s Most Popular Online Community Organization & Advocacy Schools list. Located in the suburb of Holyoke, Holyoke Community College is a public school with a small student population.

On average, community organization graduates from Holyoke Community College take out $6,950 in student loans while working on their degree. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $72, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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With a ranking of #8, Arizona State University - Skysong did quite well on this year’s best schools for community organization and advocacy students. ASU - Skysong is a very large public school located in the large city of Scottsdale.

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University of Alaska Fairbanks came in at #10 in this year’s edition of the Most Popular Online Community Organization & Advocacy Schools ranking. UAF is a moderately-sized public school located in the suburb of Fairbanks.

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One of 5 majors within the area of study, community organization and advocacy has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Social Work 57,499
Public Administration 17,444
Human Services 13,768
Public Policy 6,021
Other Public Administration 971

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 20 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).

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