NCU Only University Named 2013 Best Place to Work in Phoenix by the Phoenix Business Journal

PHOENIX, December 30, 2013 – Northcentral University (NCU), a global leader in online graduate education, has been named a Phoenix “Best Place to Work” in 2013 by the Phoenix Business Journal (large organization category). 

Northcentral University is the only university in Phoenix to receive this distinction.

“At Northcentral University, our dedication to our mission of educating professionals throughout the world, commitment to excellence and our core values, as well as ensuring that NCU provides its students with a richly-engaging, professionally-relevant and academically rigorous program is what has created our unique culture,” shared Scott Burrus, Ph.D., provost and chief academic officer.

About Northcentral University
Founded in 1996, Northcentral University is a regionally accredited, private, online and graduate-focused university serving professionals globally. Northcentral University offers doctoral, master's and bachelor's degrees in business and technology management, education, psychology, and marriage and family therapy. Courses are taught one-to-one by a member of NCU's 100 percent doctoral faculty, and there are no physical residency requirements. Northcentral University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC). For more information, visit or call (888) 628-2078. For program disclosures, please visit

About the Phoenix Business Journal Best Places to Work

The Phoenix Business Journal works with a national research firm to survey, audit and rank companies after they self-nominate. Employees of those companies are asked to complete an online survey that measures team effectiveness, trust in senior leaders, feeling valued, manager effectiveness, compensation, benefits and more. Each nominee must reach a minimum percentage of employee participation to be eligible as a finalist.

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