More people are making the decision to go to grad school, in fact, current statistics from the United States Census Bureau show that the number of people with master’s degrees has doubled since 2000. The number of people with doctoral degrees has more than doubled, highlighting a strong trend toward obtaining graduate degrees.
Northcentral University is pleased to announce the recipients of our July Thrive Scholarship. We have two full-tuition scholarship recipients and four $20,000 scholarship recipients. Congratulations to all!
There is a lot of interest and curiosity about the Master of Legal Studies (MLS) degree program, which is understandable given the versatility of this area of study. Common questions range from wondering if the Master of Legal Studies is worth it, to curiosity about what the program covers and what students can do with an MLS degree once they graduate.
Dr. Peña earned a Doctor of Business Administration with a specialization in Advanced Accounting from Northcentral University in 2018. She obtained her master’s degree in public administration and a bachelor’s degree in political science with a minor in communications from Texas A&M International University
Dr. Peña shares why she chose to go back to school, her reasons for selecting NCU and her future plans to continue her education.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment within the field of computer and information technology is projected to grow 13 percent from 2016 to 2026. This trend, along with the popularity of IT related careers, has students seeking out technology focused degrees.
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.