How Do Employers View Online Degrees? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Do online college degrees measure up to traditional degrees in the eyes of employers and recruiting agents?

This infographic from shows that they do, provided that 3 essential criteria are in place:

  1. The online program is regionally accredited.
  2. The college has a traditional (“brick and mortar”) campus (as opposed to being online-only).
  3. The college has a well-known, established brand with a good reputation.

How Do Employers View Online Degrees?


2 comments for “How Do Employers View Online Degrees? [INFOGRAPHIC]

  1. December 3, 2013 at 2:54 pm

    I agree with this! If you are at a school that has a good reputation, they won’t know either way if you took your classes online or in physical class.

  2. July 5, 2016 at 2:36 am

    What else does it take for employers and academic leaders to view online degrees and traditional degrees equally?

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