Degrees the Tech Field Needs Right Now

Technology is a growing field, with jobs in the computer and information technology occupations projected to grow 13 percent from 2016 to 2026. Salary news for these professions is just as rosy with the U.S.

3 Reasons Why Meditation Really Works

After spending all of your time buried in books or staring at a computer screen, you may feel the need to unwind and find some peace. Unfortunately, for many people, relaxation means watching T.V. or checking social media accounts, but the truth is that your mind is still being stimulated without having an opportunity to completely reset.

Take 5 with Kyle Bryant, PhD



Dr. Kyle L. Bryant, a 2017 Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing, is a Territory Sales Manager for PPG Industries. He has also been an adjunct professor at Baker College and Baker College Graduate Studies for eight years.

4 Proven Ways to Monitor and Protect Your Identity

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.

How to Nail Your Next Job Interview

Completing your degree is no easy task, and once you're finished, finding the right job is just as difficult. 

NCU Announces February President’s Scholarship Recipients


Northcentral University is pleased to announce the recipients of our February President’s Scholarship – a full tuition scholarship. Congratulations to the following six recipients! 

Caitlin Collado-Garrison
Degree Program: Doctor of Business Administration with a specialization in marketing

Carrie Lindberg

6 Employee Metrics Your Company Should be Tracking

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.

3 Resources You Need for the Job Hunt

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!

Driven to Serve -- Working Mom Goes from Associate Degree to PhD

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.

3 Common Reasons Students Don't Go Back to School

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. 


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