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7 Tips That Will Prepare You for Your Online Degree Program

By on May 24, 2019 in ACU Programs with 0 Comments
7 Tips That Will Prepare You for Your Online Degree Program

For working professionals who want to earn a college degree, the appeal of online classes is obvious. With an online class, you have the flexibility to study on your own schedule and find your own work, school and personal balance. Earning a degree can open doors and help you reach your professional and personal goals. […]

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Shining the Student Spotlight on Andrew Ritchie, MACM

Shining the Student Spotlight on Andrew Ritchie, MACM

ACU welcomed Andrew Ritchie back to the community in January 2018. Andrew is an ACU alum, having earned his bachelor’s degree in Biblical Texts. He’s returned to ACU to pursue an online Master of Arts in Christian Ministry degree. Balancing graduate studies with his roles as youth minister at Cinco Ranch Church of Christ in […]

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Taking the Next Steps After Applying to Grad School

By on April 30, 2019 in Graduate School with 0 Comments
Taking the Next Steps After Applying to Grad School

Congratulations! You have made the  decision to go to grad school and applied to the schools that seem the most appealing. Now all that is left is making the final decision about which school will best meet your needs. It’s time to read through that pro/con list, analyze that spreadsheet and start ranking your schools […]

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Student Spotlight: Meet Tsitsi Edith Nherera

Student Spotlight: Meet Tsitsi Edith Nherera

In keeping with the mission of our school: “To educate students for Christian service and leadership throughout the world,” ACU is providing full scholarships for several African Christian College (ACC) staff members. Currently, five staff members at ACC are enrolled with ACU Online in pursuit of graduate degrees. This student spotlight features Tsitsi Edith Nherera, […]

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9 Things You Can Expect to Learn from an MBA Program

By on March 25, 2019 in ACU Programs, Business with 0 Comments
9 Things You Can Expect to Learn from an MBA Program

Earning a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree is a challenging goal that prepares you to move into even greater positions of responsibility and influence in the business world. This very popular professional degree equips you with the practical skills and knowledge you need to advance your career. While each traditional and online MBA program […]

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Jonas Nguh, Exemplifying ACU’s Spirit of Service

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Jonas Nguh, Exemplifying ACU’s Spirit of Service

A highly regarded professor within the online Doctor of Nursing Practice program, Dr. Jonas Nguh exemplifies ACU’s spirit of faith-inspired service. He’s passionate about nursing and public health — and determined to make his mark both at home and abroad. Keep reading for a fascinating dive into Dr. Nguh’s background and his current philosophy of […]

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5 Time Management Tips for Online Students

By on March 19, 2019 in Student life with 0 Comments
5 Time Management Tips for Online Students

If you believed “there just aren’t enough hours in the day” before enrolling in an online degree program, get ready to feel even more time-constrained once class begins. Perennial procrastinators and masters of mañana face the toughest time-management challenges in online programs. But even the most self-disciplined and efficient distance learner can struggle to stay […]

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On-Campus or Online MBA Program — Which Is Right for You?

By on February 22, 2019 in Business with 0 Comments
On-Campus or Online MBA Program — Which Is Right for You?

Online Master of Business Administration (MBA) degrees are the most popular graduate degree programs that students pursue, according to a 2016 survey cited by U.S. News. While the traditional on-campus MBA program still appeals to many aspiring business leaders, online programs are here to stay. Weighing the pros and cons between an on-campus versus a […]

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How to Take Your Nursing Career to the Next Level

By on February 13, 2019 in Careers, Healthcare with 0 Comments
How to Take Your Nursing Career to the Next Level

If you’re looking to take your nursing career to the highest level, the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree can propel you into the penthouse suite. Along with the more research-based PhD in Nursing, this terminal degree qualifies you to hold the most esteemed and coveted positions in the healthcare field. Whether you choose an […]

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How to Earn Your Master’s Degree While Working Full Time

How to Earn Your Master’s Degree While Working Full Time

Online graduate degree programs have made it incredibly convenient for working adults to earn a master’s while retaining their full-time jobs. But “convenient” is definitely not the same thing as “easy.” Sure, you’ll enjoy the flexible structure. But online programs still require you to augment your off-work hours with class time. Add on personal commitments […]

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