Recognition & Rankings

Recognition & Rankings

Luther Rice was ranked #2 in 2015 for the Best Online Christian Graduate Schools by


Luther Rice has been named a 2016 Silver Award Winner in the Davey Awards for its website design.  The competition honors the best in Web, Design, Video, Advertising, Mobile, and Social from small agencies worldwide.


Luther Rice has been awarded the designation of one of The Most Affordable Online Religious Studies Degrees by


Luther Rice was named a top Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs magazine in 2015.  The honor places Luther Rice in the top 15% of all institutions nationwide.  America's authority on veteran's jobs says, "Your commitment to educating our great nation's veterans will enable the United States to prosper for generations to come."


In 2016 Ranked 14th among all Bible colleges in the U.S. and Canada for affordable tuition and fees, outstanding ministry programs, high quality academics and generous financial aid by


Luther Rice has been ranked as one of the country's Best Online Masters in Christian Counseling Programs of 2016 by


Luther Rice College & Seminary has been recognized by the Center for Online Education for having one of 2016’s best online Master’s in Theology degree programs in the country.


"Luther Rice is a shining example of what a non-traditional Christian school can achieve, including accreditation, if it operates professionally, academically, and honestly.  Bravo!" Rick Walston and John Bear, Walston's Guide to Earning Religious Degrees Non-traditionally.


Luther Rice has been awarded the designation of one of The Most Affordable Online Bachelor's in Theology Programs of 2016 by


Our tuition costs are ranked in the lowest 10% of all private, non-profit, four-year schools according to the U.S. Department of Education College Affordability and Transparency Center.



Associations & Organizations

Luther Rice is a member of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability, (ECFA)ECFA is an alliance with nearly 1,800 evangelical ministries fully committed to responsible stewardship, financial integrity, and God-honoring practices...all dedicated to demonstrating that commitment. 


Luther Rice is an active member of AACRAO, the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, a non-profit association, dedicated to excellence in higher education, with over 9,000 professionals worldwide.


Luther Rice is a member of the Association of Christian Distance Education, ACCESS.


Luther Rice is a member of the Online Learning Consortium, (OLC)OLC is the leading professional organization devoted to advancing quality online learning by providing professional development, instruction, best practice publications and guidance to educators, online learning professionals and organizations around the world.


Luther Rice is a founding member of the Georgia Association of Veteran Certifying Officials, (GAVCO)GAVCO serves as common ground for Certifying Officials, educational professionals, educational institutions, and sponsors of veteran programs to better serve the recipients of Veteran’s Educational Benefits.

Luther Rice is an active member of The Council for Advancement and Support of Education. CASE is education's leading resource for knowledge, standards, advocacy, and training in alumni relations, communications, fundraising, marketing, and related activities.