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The Doctoral Psychology Program at Northcentral University is a non-clinical program. So what does that actually mean?

The Doctoral Psychology Program at Northcentral University is a non-clinical program. So what does that actually mean?

Transitioning to the World of Online Learning: Preparing Higher Education Instructors and Students for Success

Linda Dale Bloomberg EdD

Learn How You’ll Work

Increasingly recognized for its effectiveness in achieving student outcomes, online learning is providing access to higher education and the convenience of anywhere, anytime learning.

NCU Professors, Graduates and Students Contribute to Publication on Effective Student Communication in an Online Environment

Dr. Melanie Shaw, Professor for the NCU School of Education and Dr. Abigail Scheg, Adjunct Dissertation Chair - Ombuds, Graduate School, have co-edited a new publication, Fostering Effective Student Communication in Online Graduate Courses.

Characteristics of a Successful Online Student

One of the fastest growing education trends in the United States is online learning. According to the 2015 Survey of Online Learning conducted by the Babson Survey Research Group, more than one in four students in 2015 took at least one distance education course. That means that nearly 6 million students every year in the U.S. take online classes.

Why Wait For Fall? Start Your Online Master’s or Doctorate Degree Program Now.

Summer is traditionally a time for vacations. It’s also a great time to consider pursuing your online master’s or online doctorate degree program.

Perhaps you’ve recently completed your degree, or have been considering earning a higher degree. Did you know that you don’t have to wait until the fall to begin your higher degree?

At Northcentral University (NCU), you can begin your online master’s or online PhD degree program every Monday, 52 weeks a year. With no GRE or GMAT tests required, you can start your program when you’re ready.

Taking Your Education on Vacation: The Benefits of Online Learning

Ah, summer! For many, it means sun, relaxation and vacation. Adult students who are pursuing a higher degree, however, may be concerned that taking a summer vacation could delay graduation. The benefit of online learning is that you can take your studies on the road.

Research Tips for College Students: Finding Relevant Information Quickly

The internet is a massive collection of information. According to LiveScience, there were one billion websites as of September 2014, but that number changes minute by minute. When completing a higher education degree, finding relevant information quickly can be crucial to success. With a few internet research tips, you can achieve better results and develop a more thorough understanding of your topic.

Is Online Learning Right For Me

Every student is different, some prefer the structure of a traditional class schedule, and being on campus. Other students prefer the freedom of taking classes when it's most convenient for them, and logging into class from the comfort of their own home. Online learning has become readily available at most learning levels, so why not find out if online learning is right for you? Take our quiz to learn whether or not online learning might be the perfect fit for you.

NCU’s Rigorous Curriculum Helps Students Prepare for Licensing Exams

Choose an Education That Helps You Think Independently and Critically

For many, the decision to complete an advanced degree doesn’t come easy. Considerable time can be spent examining academic and professional goals and weighing them against time and cost. Then the search begins for an accredited institution with a degree program that aligns with goals and life factors.


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