Other schools on the list included Abilene Christian University, Villanova University, Florida International University and Regis University.
“Our faculty, programs and students are among the best, and our reputation is growing,” Dr. Harold Doty, College of Business and Technology dean, said in a news release. “It is exciting to see others around the country recognize this program and the college in this way.”
Rankings were determined by evaluating the program's quality, types of courses offered, faculty, awards, rankings and reputation, including the school's reputation for effectively providing online degree programs, according to The Best Schools' website.
UT Tyler offers its online master's degree in human resource development through its Department of Human Resource Development and Technology.
The program allows students to earn the degree at their own pace, while working with faculty to design research-based projects related to the workplace, according to the news release.
For more information about The Best Schools, visit www.thebestschools.org. For more information about the UT Tyler College of Business and Technology, visit www.uttyler.edu/cbt.