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SAGU Online’s education programs were nationally ranked by three independent entities for early childhood and elementary education programs. Best Colleges, College Consensus, and performed the studies. The findings of these studies emerge from a combination of trusted data collection resources and student input from across the nation. The metrics include information on program success, tuition prices, student retention, and graduation rates. 

Online Education Program Rankings

Best Colleges

#2 Best Online Associate in Early Childhood Education Programs of 2022

College Consensus

#19 Best Early Childhood Education Online Associate’s Programs

#11 Best Online Elementary Education Bachelor’s Degrees

Certifications and Highlights

With TEA certification and an excellent reputation within the local community, the online education programs’ national ranking is not a surprise. Education Department Chair Khristy Strange comments, “We strive to provide an online program that prepares our students to be successful in any classroom they enter. We also offer a great elementary education program online, as well as our Master’s degrees in Educational Leadership, Curriculum and Instruction, and School Counseling.”

SAGU’s Online department has been recognized for its outstanding education program in the past as well. Best Accredited Colleges ranked SAGU as the #1 Top Online Bachelor’s Degree Program in Education in 2021. With so many universities competing in the online space, these rankings are phenomenal and a result of the hard work of Dr. Strange and her team. 

Curriculum and Instruction

SAGU’s education department takes a hands-on approach to learning. The interactive and rigorous instruction includes lots of role-playing and potential scenarios that educators face in the real world. Because of the intensive training SAGU education majors receive, it is no secret that local school districts seek out SAGU grads for job opportunities.

Current teacher and SAGU Alumna assists student with classwork in local elementary school

SAGU Online Education Program

Visit SAGU’s Education Department and see what online degrees would equip you to fulfill your God-given calling in the classroom and beyond. Pursuing an education degree with SAGU Online means you’ll be prepared with the best curriculum and instructors. It also means you can finish your degree at your pace.    

SAGU Online offers students six chances to start courses each year. Offering dual-course formats (15-week and 7-week courses), means SAGU Online students can complete their degree requirements at their pace. Becoming a SAGU Online student means joining one of the best online programs in the country (as ranked by and Best Colleges) and also one of the Fastest Online Bachelor’s Degrees as ranked by

As a leading Christian university, SAGU educates and prepares individuals who want to serve Christ and others. SAGU helps students discover and develop their God-given callings in a Spirit-empowered learning community.

We believe in affordable tuition, made possible in part through the financial support of donors who embrace the mission of SAGU and the importance of affordable, accredited programs to train Christians for leadership in ministry, business, education, and service.

Majors are available in person in Waxahachie, TX, and online through a wide range of associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.

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