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3 Great Ways to Reduce Your Online Tuition [Infographic]

By on July 23, 2019 in Student life with 0 Comments
3 Great Ways to Reduce Your Online Tuition [Infographic]

When it comes to beginning a new degree program, one of the first concerns for many prospective students is cost. Although online programs have quickly emerged as a viable alternative for working adults interested in earning a degree, the convenience and flexibility they offer does not necessarily extend to the tuition payments. Many people find […]

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8 Ways Great Managers Handle Employee Conflict

By on July 18, 2019 in Business with 0 Comments
8 Ways Great Managers Handle Employee Conflict

Workplace discord affects everyone. While  every business will have its share of employees who don’t get along, if the culture of civility morphs into a culture of toxicity, productivity suffers. That means profitability suffers, too. Conflict on the job can’t be avoided, but it can be managed. And the skills required to appropriately manage a […]

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8 Great Career Opportunities for Psychology Graduates

8 Great Career Opportunities for Psychology Graduates

Are you the type of person who’s always trying to figure out why people do the things they do? Maybe you’ve been called “too sensitive,” or “an over-thinker” by others who don’t share your passion for processing emotions and digging deep. All of these traits and skills make you the perfect candidate for a dynamic […]

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What can you do with a Doctor of Nursing Practice?

By on July 15, 2019 in Healthcare, nursing with 0 Comments
What can you do with a Doctor of Nursing Practice?

For nurses who want to take their career to the next level, a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) may be the perfect solution. If you are considering entering such a program, here is what you need to know about this degree and the doors it can open for your career. What is a Doctor of […]

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Career Outcomes with a Bachelor’s Degree in IT Administration

Career Outcomes with a Bachelor’s Degree in IT Administration

As the world becomes increasingly dependent upon the internet and computers, the value of those with degrees in information technology will continue to grow. Those interested in entering the field should familiarize themselves with some of the diverse career paths available. Here are a handful of jobs that IT graduates can pursue. Network and computer […]

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Faculty Spotlight: Jenifer Wolf Williams

Faculty Spotlight: Jenifer Wolf Williams

After making her mark as an adjunct faculty member, Jenifer Williams recently joined ACU Online’s full-time staff. Her history with the university extends well beyond her two years as an adjunct professor, however — she’s also a proud ACU alum. Since graduating from the university with her Master of Science in Pre-Clinical Psychology, she has […]

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7 Reasons You Should Earn Your MBA

By on June 27, 2019 in ACU Programs, Business with 0 Comments
7 Reasons You Should Earn Your MBA

For students interested in earning an MBA, the prospect can be both exciting and intimidating. This degree is highly coveted within the business world, and it has almost become a requirement for nearly any management position. Professionals who want to reach their personal and career goals. While people are familiar with the business doors that […]

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Shining the Student Spotlight on Susie Brown, DNP

Shining the Student Spotlight on Susie Brown, DNP

“I’m the kind of person that once I decide to do something and I’m committed, then I’m committed to the end,” says Susie Brown. Currently about halfway through ACU’s online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program, Susie has faced some challenges that might daunt a less persistent person. Susie earned her Bachelor of Science in […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Earning a Degree in Psychology

Frequently Asked Questions About Earning a Degree in Psychology

If you were born with a burning desire to figure out what makes people tick, it’s natural you’d gravitate to a psychology degree. Exploring the inner workings of the complex human mind and the often-puzzling heart can certainly be an engaging career. Following are some of the frequently asked questions that come from students considering […]

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Considering a Career as an IT Administrator?

Considering a Career as an IT Administrator?

In the world of IT, career opportunities are abundant and people with IT degrees are in high-demand. From Fortune 500 companies to small non-profit organizations, all businesses require technology professionals. IT administrators, such as network administrators or computer systems administrators, enjoy excellent career possibilities. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the average salary to be […]

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