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Dr. Bennett Boccuzzi Discusses How His Dream Job Was Only Possible with a PhD from NCU

NCU Enrollment Advisor Pursues Her Own PhD in Education

For the past six years, Gloria Turner has been an NCU Enrollment Advisor, but soon the PhD in Education candidate hopes to be an NCU professor.

Turner, who has her MBA and will graduate in July 2016 with her doctorate degree, was encouraged by the students she advises and other NCU professors to pursue her own PhD.

“NCU professors told me that once I had my PhD, I would be surprised at the opportunities that would open up,” said Turner.

NCU’s Sports Management Specialization is a Winning Game Plan

Many children dream of growing up and playing professional sports. Most of us will never realize that dream, but there are other avenues to a career in sports. This is exactly what one former high school athlete and NCU graduate did.

NCU Graduate, Dr. James DeLung, Shares His Decision on Why He Chose NCU

NCU Alum Named Montana's Fire and Aviation Management Bureau Chief

What started as a volunteer firefighter position at age 17, turned into a lifetime career for Dr. Michael DeGrosky. He was recently appointed as Montana’s new Fire and Aviation Management Bureau Chief.

Former Firefighter Now NCU Student Shares Doctoral Journey

Service is the central theme of Al Williams career. The former firefighter teaches homeland security at Indian River State College in Florida. He’s dedicated to keeping the public safe and training the next generation to do the same in an increasingly worrisome world.

PhD in Business Administration Shares His NCU Experience

 

When you’re a college instructor picking a school for your own education, you can bet that your standards are high. Such was the case when Richard Babich decided to pursue his PhD.

How to Decide Between a PhD and Professional Doctorate

For aspiring doctoral students, the first decision you make will prove to be one of the most important. When it comes to choosing the best doctorate program for you, how do you decide between a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and a Professional Doctorate?

Organizing Your Research

Writing a dissertation requires managing hundreds of citations and sources. Careful organization will save you countless hours rummaging through your research, but the million dollar question many students ask is “how do I do that?”

To answer this question, we asked NCU students, faculty and alumni -- via Facebook and LinkedIn -- how they keep track of their research. Their recommendations: Mendeley, Zotero, EndNote, Evernote, and of course, RefWorks: