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Colorado has three of the nation’s top 30 most affordable and highest rated online colleges

Published: April 8, 2014, 3:31 pm, by Debbie Kelley

Three universities and colleges in Colorado have made the top 30 list of the nation’s highest rated and most affordable online colleges, released Tuesday by Affordable Online Colleges.

The list recognizes schools with high academic standards and lower-than-average tuition for online education.

Colorado State University in Fort Collins ranks 26th. Colorado Technical University in Colorado Springs came in 19th. And the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley made the list as the15th best in the nation.

The No. 1 spot goes to Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Click here for the full ranking of the top 30 schools.