Undergraduate Distance Learning Schools
US News and World Report produces an annual ranking survey of the best colleges and universities in the country. This year they produced a ranking of schools that specialize in online education which provides rankings based on area of study. One of the important details about this survey is that all of the schools you see ranked are fully accredited and operate with competent faculty.
For IT degrees Baker College Online, Kaplan University, Full Sail and Capella University are the top five schools. For a bachelors degree in business you will find several of these schools ranked as well, along with Herzing University and Florida Tech.
For education and teaching degrees Kaplan University gains the highest recognition for its associates' in early childhood education program. If you are interested in a bachelors' degree in educational technology or a degree in curriculum development Liberty University has an excellent online program.