Take Five. A Moment With Our Alumni – Dr. Susan Paris

Serving in the U.S. Army from 1978 to 1981, Dr. Susan Paris was a Medical Laboratory Technician (92B). Her proudest moment of her military career was providing medical support to the 2nd Armored Division during Wintrex, a training exercise in Germany.

Take Five. A Moment With Our Alumni – Dr. Timothy E. Hill

Earning his Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership, Dr. Timothy E. Hill is currently a Functional Analyst, Senior Principal for CACI, International, Inc., an information technology company headquartered in Arlington, VA.

What can you do with an MFT degree?

For those seeking a master’s in marriage and family therapy, it is more than a degree; it is a calling to make a positive difference in the lives of those who need it most.

Congratulations to the NCU Soar 2018 Scholarship Recipients

Northcentral University is pleased to announce the January Soar 2018 Scholarship recipients! These ten recipients will receive a full tuition scholarship to help them follow their higher education goals at NCU.

The NCU Soar 2018 Scholarship recipients are:

Holli Draines of Arlington, VA

NCU Professor Recommends Great Reads in Honor of Black History Month

Black History Month provides us with an opportunity to reflect on some of the accomplishments and struggles of Black/African American people within the United States. NCU professor, Dr. Annabelle Goodwin, shares her opinions on racial diversity and suggested books on African American history.

Take Five. A Moment With Our Alumni – Dr. Jim Simonson

NCU takes tremendous pride in meeting the educational needs of active duty military and veterans. We recognize how hard they’ve worked and what they’ve sacrificed to achieve a higher education.

From dropout to doctorate – the Elizabeth Carroll story

Student: Elizabeth Carroll

NCU Degree Program: EDD: Doctor of Education, Curriculum, and Teaching

Current Name of Employer: Florida Gateway College

Title: Assistant Professor

Full Tuition Scholarship Helps Student Achieve Educational Dream

There’s no doubt about it, a degree can change your life. But what about the opportunity to earn your degree completely on scholarship?

A full-tuition scholarship is helping NCU student Kimika Samms realize her dream of earning a PhD, all without the financial burden of tuition.

Here’s what she has to say about receiving a scholarship and going back to school to pursue her dreams:

How to Finance a Master's Degree

Students pursue a master’s degree for a variety of reasons. For some, graduate school allows them to learn more about the field they love. For others, a postgraduate degree is their ticket to a higher-paying job.

Whatever your reason for pursuing advanced education, the fact remains that studying for a master’s degree can be costly.

How much does a master’s degree cost?

What is the Value of a Master's Degree?

If you’ve wondered if it would be worth it to go back to school for a master's degree, you can’t help but notice that many business professionals are doing just that. It helps set them up for a potential promotion and the accompanying increase in salary that would take professional certifications related to your career field or years of additional experience to attain. A master's degree will certainly open more doors than a bachelor's. And the insight you gain will indeed make you a master of your chosen field.