In recent years, scientists have realized that the brain isn’t set and fixed, but instead fluid and changing throughout life. This means that you can teach an old dog new tricks, and today is the perfect day to start.
For fear of being labeled difficult, statistics show that women do not stand up for themselves and rarely negotiate for what they want in the workplace. In fact, men negotiate 57 percent of the time for matters such as higher pay, while women only do so 7 percent of the time, according to Linda Babcock, Professor of Economics at the H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management of Carnegie Mellon University.
In many countries, Teachers' Day is a special day for the appreciation of teachers, and often includes celebrations to honor them for their special contributions.
Rebecca Wardlow, EdD and the Dean of Education at NCU said, “Teachers are the most influential factor on young students’ lives. Teachers are significant adults with whom students spend more time with during the year than any other adult.”
We are proud to announce that Dr. Joel Fitzgerald, Sr. (PhD-BA, Public Administration, 2013), was selected from six finalists to serve as the police chief of Fort Worth, TX.
Fitzgerald has been the chief of police in Allentown, PA., since December 2013. Prior to that, he served as chief in Missouri City, TX, and with the Philadelphia Police Department. He is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, VA.
If you are looking for ways to improve your memory and concentration and also relieve stress, reading will help. The brain-stimulating activities from reading have shown to slow down cognitive decline in old age with people who participated in more mentally stimulating activities over their lifetimes. It also has shown a slower rate of decline in memory and other mental capacities.
MiraCosta College instructor and Northcentral University graduate, Dr. Robert Fulbright, achieved his second Chun Kuk Do championship at July's World Championship presented by the United Fighting Arts Federation (UFAF) in Las Vegas.
The days of earning a broad education are long gone. Now is the time to focus your education and choose the right school and accompanying program that will take your career in the direction you want it to go.
Northcentral University offers a variety of online certificate and degree programs from the bachelor degree level through the doctoral degree level in the fields of Business, Education, Psychology and Marriage and Family Therapy.
Higher education is one of the best investments you can make.
Northcentral University offers a variety of degree programs and non-degree programs with their own admissions requirements and tuition costs. Learn more about the admissions process, our competitive tuition rates and how you can finance your higher education goals.
The things that make us different - also make us better.
All schools should be committed to the success of their students. But it's how we go about it that not only makes Northcentral University different from many of its counterparts, but in our opinion, make us better suited to truly serve you.