Marietta, Georgia, September 10, 2021 Life University (Life U) is proud to announce that its online Bachelor of Science in Biology degree has been named one of the top online biology degree programs in the country by Life U was ranked fourth on the 2021 list and named in the top 10 for the second year in a row.

The methodology behind Best Colleges’ rankings is grounded in statistical data and a few consistently applied guiding principles, including academic quality, affordability, and online competency. Their 2021 rankings reflect the most recent data available from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and College Navigator, both of which are hosted by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

“This ranking is a testimony to the dedication of our faculty and support staff. Their  commitment to student success is what makes Life University one of the best programs in the United States,” said Dr. Richard Belcastro, Dean of the Life University College of Online Education. “Although being recognized is great, we are constantly looking at initiatives to improve each student’s experience and their journey at Life University. We are successful only when our students are successful.”

Founded in 1974, Life University is a health sciences institution most known for its College of Chiropractic, the largest single-campus College of Chiropractic in the world. Undergraduates can pursue 14 undergraduate degrees; a pre-chiropractic, degree-seeking pathway; and three graduate degrees within the College of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies. Some degree programs are offered to distance learners through the College of Online Education.

Life University strives to empower its students to succeed both professionally and personally. LIFE advances a leading-edge approach to higher education while also remaining true to the University’s philosophical commitment to produce informed leaders who exemplify humanistic values in their professions. To achieve this goal, LIFE recognizes and demonstrates its dedication through three official Life University Values: Lasting Purpose, Vitalism and Integrity.

LIFE’s 110-acre campus just northwest of Atlanta is home to more than 2,800 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students who come from all 50 United States and more than 45 countries.

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