Announcing the October NCU 20th Anniversary Grant Recipients



Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Patrick McNamara


Dr. Patrick McNamara is a Dissertation Chair and Professor with NCU's School of Business and Technology Management but has been with NCU in the former graduate school since 2012.

NCU Grad Aims to Pay It Forward As a Mentor for Students

What goes around really does come around, as Dr. Regena Weatherford, PhD in Psychology, found after pursuing her doctorate at NCU.

One of NCU's strengths is its one-to-one learning model. Having experienced how much that personalized support contributed to her own education, Weatherford wants to "pay it forward" as a mentor for other students.

"Hopefully, one day I can become a professor for NCU, reaching out to students who are working on their doctorate and needing extra support."

Delta Mu Delta Announces Recipients of the 2016 Lambda Eta Chapter’s “Author Excellence Award”

Northcentral University’s Lambda Eta Chapter of Delta Mu Delta (DMD) International Honor Society in Business has selected the recipients of the 2016 Author Excellence Award.  The award is designed to recognize DMD Lambda Eta Chapter members who have made significant contributions to the business discipline through outstanding authorship.  

NCU Graduate Found His True Calling Marriage and Family Therapy

A rabbi and a therapist walk into a classroom ... No, this isn't the start of a joke. It was, in fact, the start of Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch's journey to find his true calling.

Schonbuch was always interested in psychology, but with a large family and professional obligations demanding his attention, he didn't have the luxury of pursuing his passion as a traditional student. He researched online programs and found NCU.

Graduate Chose NCU for the 100% Online Flexibility

As a young man just out of high school and entering the Air Force, Dr. Bobby Martin didn't see the value of continued education.  He spent his free time at parties instead of libraries.  When he left the military after four years, he was faced with the reality that no one would hire him.  He was married, with a child and doing odd jobs.  He decided to return to the military, but with a different mindset.

"I had experienced what it was like to be under-educated, so I figured let's see what it's like to be educated," Martin said.

NCU Provost Featured on the Balancing Act Airing on Lifetime Television®

Northcentral University Provost, Dr. David Harpool, shared what makes NCU unique for graduate education on “The Balancing Act airing on Lifetime Television®.”


It’s our 20th anniversary, and we want you to join in the celebration! As part of the festivities, NCU will provide 20 new students with an NCU 20th Anniversary Grant valued at $2,000!

Our goal at Northcentral University is to provide students around the world with unprecedented access to a richly engaging, professionally relevant and academically rigorous education.

NCU’s School of Education Announces New Specializations to Help Expand Valued Skills

With insightful feedback from our students, and rigorous research on emerging trends in the field by Northcentral University’s faculty and curriculum experts, NCU’s School of Education is launching new in-demand education specializations today:

Announcing the NCU Marriage and Family Sciences Community Hope Scholarship

Marriage and family therapy gives hope to many. To celebrate its important role in today’s society, Northcentral University is pleased to announce two full tuition scholarships for new students starting a master’s or doctoral program* in the Department of Marriage and Family Sciences.