Awards and Accolades

Recognition for Academic Achievement

Best online MBA


Best Online 4-Year School in New Hampshire for 2015-2016 by
Best online AA degree


Best Online Associate Degrees 2014-2015 by
MBAIT OC 2016 award


2016 Best Online Master’s in Information Technology degree program by

TOP 5 in NH

Nationally listed in 2011, 2012, 2013 by Forbes magazine's ranking of "America's Top Colleges." The magazine's list contains more than 650 undergraduate institutions based on the quality of the education and student experiences and achievements.


National study conducted by the WWAMI Rural Health Research Center (RHRC) ranks the Master's in Physician Assistants program #2 for producing high proportions of graduates who work in underserved rural areas.
TheBestSchools award

#6 & #15

MBA in Energy & Sustainability and
Bachelor of Healthcare Administration (2014) by
GoGrad award


Top not-for-profit, online MBA programs for 2015-2016 by


National Ranking (2013): US News & World Report ranks Franklin Pierce University 125 among the top Regional Universities (North).