In the 1995 film “The Net,” the identity of Angela Bennett, Sandra Bullock’s character, was stolen, resulting in a string of sinister incidents, including multiple murder attempts, that forced her to run for her life.
Human resource professionals have a unique role in the workplace that caters to corporate needs and the wellbeing of employees. Quotas must be met, positions have to be filled, and overall, everyone should be generally happy day in and day out.
NCU offers post graduate career resources to assist students with career advancement. Students find support through alumni networks, career services, and expert faculty.
Once you approach your graduation date, you may start feeling overwhelmed about what happens next. It's been a long road with many obstacles, and even though you should be celebrating the end goal, you still have a bit more work to do in order to land a great job!
What fuels the desire to earn a terminal degree? The act of discovery? Developing the ability to innovate… to serve?
There are many motivations, as is the case with Dr. Barbara Schmidtman. As a loving parent, she and her husband, and a 2017 Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration NCU graduate, she wanted to show their three children, ages 21, 9 and 5, the power of education.
Going back to school is no joke. It’s a huge commitment that often rivals only family and work in terms of the time it requires. But if obtaining a degree is something you have always wanted to do, it’s probably high time to banish the limiting thoughts that have prevented you from taking the steps necessary to achieve your goals.
In this post, we list some of the reasons students tell themselves why they can't return to school and what former NCU students did to overcome the odds.
The foundation of NCU’s education model is the one-to-one engagement between doctoral faculty and a graduate student. We believe how faculty-student engagement is structured makes a significant difference. Most theories of adult learning have, as one of their tenets, the concept of adults as independent learners. The Andragogy theory (Knowles) specifically references "self-direction.” The Transformational Learning Theory (Mezirow) recognizes the independence of the learner, after a faculty member makes them “curious” about the course content.
In March of every year, we celebrate International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month. In honor of the brilliant and inspiring female authors who uplift their fellow women with their writing, we’re compiling a short list of books from some of the world’s most admired women authors.
As a regionally accredited online university, Northcentral University has the privilege of serving students worldwide. Just as we are interested in learning more about you and your educational and career aspirations, we hope you’ll take the time to get to know us, discover how our programs and services work to reflect our Mission, Vision and Values, and our commitment to excellence in everything we do.