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Great Basin College
1500 College Parkway
Elko, Nevada 89801

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GBC Voted Best Online College in Nevada

Center of Online Education award graphic.The Center for Online Education recently ranked Great Basin College as the number 1 Online College in Nevada.

Their rankings of the best online four-year programs in Nevada, look at how schools approach online education and then list out their services for distance students and their popular, fully online degrees. The top 5 rankings were:

  1. Great Basin College, Elko
  2. University of Nevada - Reno, Reno
  3. University of Nevada - Las Vegas, Las Vegas
  4. Sierra Nevada College, Incline Village
  5. College of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas

COE and Online Education

COE is an independent organization providing students the resources they need to succeed in an online college. Their expertise helps students find affordable, quality academic programs that prepare them for a successful and rewarding career. was started in 2009 as a response to the global surge in online education. As the demand for resources grew, the organization began creating more original content and funding proprietary research. In early 2016 they were relaunched as the Center for Online Education to better reflect the breadth of knowledge and information on their website.

Their team of internal experts and collaborative partners is dedicated to bringing you the most up-to-date, accurate information about the online learning experience. COE's online college rankings, student guides, and in-depth analyses of current online education trends fill a gap in the resources available to help students, instructors, and parents. These include resources and tips on topics ranging from financial aid and accreditation, to study skills and career planning.

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Great Basin College
1500 College Parkway
Elko, Nevada 89801

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Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 4,000 students are enrolled annually online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada's largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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