Excelsior University recognized as one of Forbes Advisor’s Top Online Engineering Degree Programs of 2023

Excelsior is among nine educational institutions included in the rankings

ALBANY, N.Y.— Excelsior University announced today that it has received Forbes Advisor’s designation as one of the Top Online Engineering Degree Programs of 2023 

Forbes Advisor highlighted Excelsior’s transfer-friendly online Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering technology, which prepares graduates to pursue professional roles in planning, crafting, and delivering equipment relating to electrical power, semiconductors, and nanotechnology. In their assessment, Forbes Advisor cited the high median earnings of alumni 10 years after graduation, as well as the overall socioeconomic diversity of students.  

“We are proud to be one of Forbes Advisor’s Top Online Engineering Degree Programs. Excelsior is committed to providing our students with a world-class electrical engineering education that will serve them throughout their lives and careers,” said Michael Johnson, department chair of engineering technology at Excelsior University. “As we continue to innovate and grow, this honor is just one indication of the bright future ahead for the University and our graduates.” 

Excelsior University was among nine institutions nationwide to meet the criteria established by Forbes Advisor to recognize the strongest online bachelor’s degree programs in the engineering field. The rankings were determined by an expert advisory board of experienced professionals and educators, using data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 

The Forbes Advisor Education team strives to bring readers unbiased rankings and trustworthy, informative articles covering higher learning institutions, individual degree programs, bootcamps, professional credentials, and various career paths. 

For more information about Excelsior University’s electrical engineering technology degree, visit the program page at the Excelsior website here. 

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Media Contact Excelsior University:
Jason Bonafide, jbonafide@excelsior.edu, 518-608-8446

Excelsior University is an accredited, not-for-profit online institution focused on helping adults complete their degrees and advance their careers. Excelsior contributes to the development of a diverse, educated, and career-ready society by valuing lifelong learning with an emphasis on serving individuals historically underrepresented in higher education. Founded in 1971, Excelsior meets students where they are — academically and geographically — removing obstacles to the educational goals of adults pursuing continuing education and degree completion. Our pillars include innovation, flexibility, academic excellence, and integrity.