Two Virginia Tech online graduate programs ranked among top in nation

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BLACKSBURG, Va. (WDBJ7) Two Virginia Tech online graduate programs have been ranked among the top in the country.

The university's online master's degree in information technology is ranked the second best according to the 2018 U.S. News & World Report's Ranking of the Best Online Programs.

This is the fifth consecutive year the program was ranked No. 2 in this annual ranking. It tied New York University for the No. 2 spot, behind the University of Southern California.

U.S. News also ranked Virginia Tech's online graduate engineering program at No. 20.

The report assessed 1,490 online degree programs.