The Community for Accredited Online Schools (AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org) recently recognized St. Petersburg College (SPC) as one of the nation’s top 10 online vocational trade schools for the 2016-2017 school year in its annual rankings.
St. Petersburg College was the No. 6 best online vocational trade school in the nation in AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org’s annual ranking.
The Community for Accredited Online Schools is recognized as a trustworthy resource for students searching for higher education and college accreditation information.
“We wanted to highlight schools like St. Petersburg College, who are striving for excellence in education,” Doug Jones, CEO and founder of the Community for Accredited Online Schools, said. “These colleges offer an exceptional educational experience, upholding rigorous accreditation standards and showing an overall commitment to maximizing student success.”
The schools that make the coveted list are ranked based on value determined by a list of more than 12 qualitative and quantitative data points. In order to quality, universities must be listed as a public or private not-for-profit and hold institutional accreditation.
“St. Petersburg College prides itself on providing excellent educational opportunities for students to advance in their professions or move to new careers,” Dr. Anne Cooper, SPC senior vice president of Instruction and academic programs, said. “From accounting to veterinary technician, our students online have a clear path from academics to careers.”