Awards and Recognitions


At Briar Cliff University, we are proud to receive awards and recognitions from respected organizations, demonstrating our commitment to quality education.

 

BEST COLLEGES 2019

Ranking: #29, Best Regional Colleges Midwest
U.S. News & World Report

 

TOP MILITARY FRIENDLY® SCHOOL

Among the nation’s top schools for veterans and their families

VIQTORY

 

TOP AFFORDABLE ONLINE CHRISTIAN COLLEGES

Ranking: #37

Great Value Colleges

 

TOP RN-BSN ONLINE PROGRAMS IN IOWA

Ranking: #3
toprntobsn.com

 

ONLINE BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Ranked among the top 20 programs nationwide

Business-Management-Degree.net

MASTER OF MANAGEMENT
Ranking: #7 
OnlineU, an SR Education Group product

MASTER OF MANAGEMENT: SPORTS MANAGEMENT
Ranking: #10
OnlineU, an SR Education Group product

MASTER OF MANAGEMENT: HUMAN RESOURCES
Ranking: #3
OnlineU, an SR Education Group product

MASTER OF HEALTH ADMINISTRATION
Ranking: #3
OnlineU, an SR Education Group product

BACHELOR IN SOCIAL WORK (BSW)
Ranking: #25
BestColleges, a HigherEducation.com partner

MASTER'S IN HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION
Ranking: #1
Intelligent.com

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN NURSING (MSN)
Ranking: #11
Intelligent.com

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN NURSING (MSN)
Ranking: #34
Intelligent.com

ACCOUNTING
Ranking: #36
Intelligent.com

SOCIAL WORK
Ranking: #28
Intelligent.com 

SOCIAL WORK
Ranking: #6, Most Affordable Online Bachelor’s Social Work Degrees
Ranking: #8, Best Bachelor’s Social Work Degrees in Iowa
Ranking: #21, Best Online Bachelor’s Social Work Degrees
Socialworkdegree.org