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Waxahachie, TX – Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) has been recognized as one of the best schools for obtaining an online master’s degree by (OMD). 

Just six percent of regionally accredited postsecondary institutions earned a ranking position. SAGU’s programs earned top honors for overall quality, affordability and commitment to student success. 

See where SAGU ranked below: 

Best Online Master’s Degrees in Clinical Psychology –

Best Online Master’s Degrees in Psychology –

Best Online Master’s Degrees in Counseling –

Best Online Master’s Degrees in Mental Health Counseling –

Best Online Master’s Degrees in History –

The goal of the ranking was to find schools who are making it easier for students to get the degree that will help them compete in today’s challenging job market. According to Kyle Darland, co-founder of OMD, “Each ranked school offers fully or partially online master’s degree programs at a time when earning a master’s has become a minimum barrier to entry for many.”

In fact, a recent survey from CareerBuilder found that “thirty-three percent of employers are hiring workers with master’s degrees for positions that had been primarily held by those with four-year degrees.” Darland commented further that, “Top-ranked schools also had competitive tuition rates and/or scholarships to help drive costs down. And with grocery, gas and other expenses on everyone’s mind right now, an affordable master’s is key.” analyzed more than 7,700 accredited universities using their own algorithm applied to data pulled from the schools themselves and from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Primary data points included:

· Academic counseling services

· Career placement services

· Student/faculty ratio

· Tuition

· Percent of students receiving school-based aid

· Amount of school-based aid per student 

Visit for more information on our Harrison Graduate School (HGS) degree program options.  

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.

Most 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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