Affect Real Change in Today’s Workforce and Solve Organizational Problems
As economies and businesses change, there is demand for adult education and worker re-training. The skills and knowledge you can gain with the adult learning and workforce education specialization translate across a wide range of industries, including higher education, workforce development agencies, human resource organizations and adult career centers. This integrative program seeks to prepare professionals to develop, implement, and manage systems to improve individual and organizational performance. This specialization is also designed to promote skills that can allow graduates to influence public policy and organizational decision-making. You work one-to-one with doctoral professors who can provide you with the tools and competencies required to critically reflect on workplace issues, solve organizational problems, develop programs and training to increase overall performance, and anticipate and respond to change that occurs frequently in today’s ever-changing global marketplace.
The NCU Difference
Northcentral University's unique approach to graduate education is ideal for self-starters and independent thinkers who want a premier education with unprecedented flexibility. With NCU’s online learning model, there are weekly starts for every program or course. Our education approach was developed to meet the needs of your busy life and schedule. We use a unique one-to-one learning model that pairs one student with one doctoral professor for each course. With no teaching assistants, you learn directly from experts who provide personal feedback and professional insights. At Northcentral University, we understand that today's educators and administrators face new challenges every day and must commit to the lifelong pursuit of learning to keep up with the ever-changing educational landscape. NCU's School of Education helps prepare students to meet these challenges by providing stimulating, relevant and career-focused bachelor's, master's, specialist, and doctoral degree programs in education. Throughout your academic journey, you will be mentored by professors who are experienced in your field of study. At NCU, you will never have to participate in group projects. You move forward on your pace, by setting your own studying schedule. In a class size of one, there’s no one to get in the way of your individual success. None of our programs have residency requirements, allowing flexible access to you no matter where you live. When you enroll in NCU to earn an advanced degree in education, you will become part of a community of professionals who are already making a difference around the world.
“NCU offers a supportive staff, professors and advisors. My dissertation chair, Dr. Andrew Carpenter, was wonderful.” -Hari Dhungana, PhD in Education (2015)