Looking for Wealth in Mental Health

Psychology Tops List of Most Popular Online Degree Programs as Students Seek to “Do More for 1 in 4.”

Hoboken, NJ, April 30, 2011 --(PR.com)-- eLearners.com announced today the top 20 most popular degree programs online as identified by the 2011 eLearners Index, an annual proprietary report that analyzes prospective student interest and demand in online education. Students looking to go back to school are answering the call to action to help the 1 in 4 American adults who live with a diagnosable, treatable mental health condition. This announcement comes as Mental Health Month approaches in May.

In addition to mental health, the top 20 online degree programs by prospective student interest reflect American adults’ desire to help others through education, religion and other human services. The top 20 are:

1) Bachelor’s in Psychology
2) Master’s in Counseling
3) Master’s in Psychology
4) Bachelor’s in Business Administration
5) Master’s in Nursing
6) Associate’s in Early Childhood Education
7) Master’s in Special Education
8) Bachelor’s in Early Childhood Education
9) Associate’s in Religion
10) Master’s in Health Administration
11) Bachelor’s in Nursing
12) Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction
13) Bachelor’s in Health Administration
14) Master’s in Business Administration
15) Bachelor’s in Accounting
16) Doctorate in Psychology
17) Bachelor’s in Religion
18) Master’s in Religion
19) Associate’s in Business Administration
20) Associate’s in Criminal Justice

For the 2011 eLearners Index, eLearners.com examined prospective student interest during each quarter of 2010 and compiled data from individual searches of over 3,400 available online degree programs offered by more than 200 accredited colleges and universities and organized across more than 90 majors.

As part of Mental Health Month in May, adult learners interested in going back to school to help others should check out the comprehensive list of online degree programs by subject area at eLearners.com.

About eLearners.com®
Since 1999, eLearners.com has been successfully connecting those seeking to further their education with colleges and universities for a variety of online college degrees and certificate programs, specialized career training and online courses. eLearners.com provides prospective students with a powerful search engine for finding thousands of online program offerings, as well as educational evaluation tools and financial aid resources. eLearners.com offers colleges and universities a low-cost, performance-based method to gain national exposure and increase enrollments in their programs. Visit eLearners.com to learn more.

Lindsey Mikal
Communications Strategy Group
(303) 433-7020 or (937) 408-9321

Lindsey Mikal