Top TA Schools 2013

 
Rank System or school
Headquarters/main campus
Sector Highest degree
Students using TA
Courses TA received
1 American Public Education Inc. (American Military University)* Charles Town, W.Va. For-profit Master's 56,952 150,833 $114,247,104
2 University System Of Maryland Adelphi, Md. Public Doctoral 35,499 84,183 $55,325,270
 

University Of Maryland

University College

      35,118 82,604 $54,316,468
3 Central Texas College Killeen, Texas Public Associate 23,417 54,697 $25,218,486
4 Bridgepoint Education Clinton, Iowa For-profit Master's 21,313 69,828 $51,510,535
  Ashford University       21,265 69,678 $51,403,035
5 University Of Phoenix Phoenix, Ariz. For-profit Doctoral 16,105 53,090 $38,742,567
6 Columbia Southern University Orange Beach, Ala. For-profit Doctoral 11,108 33,050 $20,047,443
7 Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach, Fla. Private Doctoral 10,193 27,080 $19,811,235
8 Trident University International Cypress, Calif. For-profit Doctoral 9,873 27,669 $25,783,809
9 Grantham University Kansas City, Mo. For-profit Master's 9,544 36,549 $25,641,236
10 Park University Parkville, Mo. Private Master's 8,966 22,449 $15,646,843
11 Liberty University Lynchburg, Va. Private Doctoral 6,410 21,577 $15,507,037
12 Excelsior College Albany, N.Y. Private Post-master's 6,021 16,289 $10,751,646
13 Columbia College Columbia, Mo. Private Master's 5,649 16,563 $10,344,159
14 California Community College System Fountain Valley, Calif. Public Associate 4,897 11,193 $4,836,413
  Coastline Community College       3,750 8,877 $4,468,962
15 Washington State Board For Community & Technical Colleges Lakewood, Wash. Public Associate 4,489 11,659 $6,359,199
  Pierce College       3,307 7,941 $4,823,664
16 Saint Leo University Saint Leo, Fla. Private Master's 4,278 12,339 $7,942,210
17 North Carolina Community College System Fayetteville, N.C. Public Associate 3,990 11,821 $2,424,807
  Fayetteville Technical Community College       2,190 6,093 $1,122,507
18 Kaplan Higher Education Corporation Cedar Falls, Iowa For-profit Master's 3,919 12,534 $9,966,398
19 Thomas Edison State College Trenton, N.J. Public Post-master's 3,771 8,828 $6,693,297
20 DeVry University Inc. Downers Grove, Ill. For-profit Bachelor's 3,737 11,522 $9,401,872
21 Troy University Troy, Ala. Public Doctoral 3,444 11,730 $7,677,072
22 Webster University Saint Louis, Mo. Private Doctoral 3,295 9,636 $7,101,624
23 Allied American University Laguna Hills, Calif. For-profit Bachelor's 3,174 9,599 $7,097,489
24 Virginia Community College System Norfolk, Va. Public Associate 2,905 7,718 $2,935,418
  Tidewater Community College       1,336 3,497 $1,222,424
25 Career Education Corporation Colorado Springs, Colo. For-profit Doctoral 2,877 11,532 $7,350,327
  Colorado Technical University       1,826 6,998 $4,356,828
26 Minnesota State Colleges And Universities Mankato, Minn. Public Doctoral 2,541 11,803 $6,480,173
27 Post University Waterbury, Conn. For-profit Master's 2,525 7,464 $5,508,492
28 University System Of Georgia Dahlonega, Ga. Public Doctoral 2,471 11,226 $5,291,921
29 Vincennes University Vincennes, Ind. Public Bachelor's 2,422 5,723 $3,258,140
30 Wayland Baptist University Plainview, Texas Private Master's 2,272 6,652 $4,464,977
31 The State University And Community College System Of Tennessee Clarksville, Tenn. Public Post-master's 2,264 10,367 $5,347,807
32 North Dakota University System Minot, N.D. Public Post-master's 2,174 8,377 $4,245,672
33 National University System La Jolla, Calif. Private Master's 2,046 5,790 $3,833,454
34 Hawaii Pacific University Honolulu, Hawaii Private Post-master's 1,938 5,604 $3,328,942
35 International Sports Sciences Association Carpinteria, Calif. For-profit Associate 1,869 3,633 $3,401,804
36 Education Management Corporation Montgomery, Ala. For-profit Master's 1,843 5,404 $3,405,380
  South University - Montgomery       1,107 2,949 $1,877,093
37 University Of North Carolina Fayetteville, N.C. Public Doctoral 1,719 8,412 $3,794,074
38 Strayer Education Inc. Birmingham, Ala. For-profit Master's 1,709 5,476 $3,880,296
39 State University Of New York System Watertown, N.Y. Public Doctoral 1,592 4,483 $2,577,475
40 University Of Oklahoma Oklahoma City, Okla. Public Doctoral 1,521 4,701 $3,175,164
41 Mississippi Institutions Of Higher Learning Mississippi State, Miss. Public Doctoral 1,279 6,715 $3,975,407
42 Grand Canyon University Phoenix, Ariz. For-profit Doctoral 1,246 3,747 $3,384,818
43 Inter American University of Puerto Rico San Juan, Puerto Rico Private Doctoral 1,242 6,362 $3,385,903
44 Pikes Peak Community College Colorado Springs, Colo. Public Associate 1,235 2,901 $1,461,443
45 Southwestern College - Kansas Winfield, Kan. Private Master's 1,213 3,883 $2,692,463
46 Northwest Florida State College Niceville, Fla. Public Bachelor's 1,156 2,779 $883,573
47 Dlorah Inc. (National American University) Centennial, Colo. For-profit Bachelor's 1,154 3,087 $2,191,132
48 Maricopa Community College District Tempe, Ariz. Public Associate 1,143 2,429 $773,892
49 Barton County Community College Great Bend, Kan. Public Associate 1,109 2,845 $1,059,115
50 Bellevue University Bellevue, Neb. Private Doctoral 1,103 3,675 $2,964,430
 
*American Military University had enough students to be listed as an individual school, but data from the services did not separate AMU from its parent company.
 
Italic copy represents colleges within a system, whose data was counted separately by the services, that would make the top 50 if counted individually.