TKU Among Top 50 Online Programs in Texas

Southlake, Texas – Affordable Colleges Online, a leading resource for online learning and college affordability information, has released its ranking for the 2016-17 Best Online Colleges in Texas.

According to a recent study by the National Center for Education Statistics, Texas offers the second greatest number of online degree programs of any state in the nation. “These schools are not only offering great programs, but they have expanded their program excellence to the much-desired online environment,” said Dan Schuessler, CEO and founder of Affordable Colleges Online.

With ranking based on tuition and fees, percentage of students receiving financial aid, number of online programs offered, and student to teacher ratio, The King’s University was recognized for offering one of the top 50 online bachelor’s programs in Texas.

TKU gained the recognition for its four online bachelor’s degrees, but the school offers associate and master’s level degrees that can be completed entirely at a distance as well. Recognizing the needs of today’s student, TKU’s distance education department strives to make accredited higher education even more accessible.

Located in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, The King’s University is a Spirit-filled evangelical institution of higher education, dedicated to the preparation of men and women for effective leadership and Christ-like servanthood in the global community. Founded by Jack Hayford in 1997, and now in partnership with Gateway Church under the leadership of Robert Morris, TKU is set apart by its integrated learning model, Spirit-empowered community, exceptional value, and flexible course offerings. For more information about The King’s, visit