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Recognition and awards for ASU Online degrees
U.S. News & World Report compiles rankings based on a comprehensive evaluation of more than 1,600 online bachelor’s and master’s degree programs from regionally accredited institutions. The rankings are based on important factors for potential students, like you, such as faculty credentials, peer review, student engagement, student services and technology, which are collected directly from each institution.
Global Impact Rankings 2021
#1 nationally and top 10 internationally for efforts toward UN sustainability goals
In the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings, ASU retained the top national spot for making cities more inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable – ahead of Purdue University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Penn State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
In the global rankings, ASU ranked in the top 10 by demonstrating significant and noteworthy strides in revitalizing the global partnership for sustainable development, ensuring responsible consumption and production, and ending poverty in all its forms across the globe.
ASU is a leading research university
Building on a legacy of excellence, ASU has received substantial research dollars from federal agencies. ASU’s rise in the National Science Foundation Higher Education Research and Development Survey rankings demonstrate its strength in discovering scientific insights for pressing global challenges. ASU’s research expenditures have yielded the most significant impact in rovers on Mars, fighting COVID-19, giving robots range of movement and more. Here’s how ASU’s R&D expenditures compare: