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What It Means to Be an Exceptional Leader in a Medical Setting

By on August 23, 2017 in Careers with 1 Comment
What It Means to Be an Exceptional Leader in a Medical Setting

Doctors. Nurses. Technicians. Support staff. Everyone contributing in a healthcare organization affects patients and their families in some way.   Providing quality care and running efficient, sustainable, safe, and compliant organizations takes effective leadership. The traits of effective top executives are common across industries, and some of these qualities and practices can stand out even […]

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3 Industries Facing a Labor Shortage…and How ACU Can Help

By on August 16, 2017 in ACU Programs, Careers with 0 Comments
3 Industries Facing a Labor Shortage…and How ACU Can Help

The Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) reported in 2016 that nearly 70 percent of HR professionals experienced challenging recruiting conditions. Hiring issues include skills shortages, insufficient work experience, and, in some cases, lack of educational credentials. Industries in which hiring managers are seeing a greater need for workers with advanced degrees include nursing, social […]

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What Makes ACU Online Different from the Rest?

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What Makes ACU Online Different from the Rest?

When searching for an online graduate program, you likely have must-haves and nice-to-haves, needs and wants. No matter what your deciding factors may be, though, it’s a decision that takes careful consideration. We know you have many choices when it comes to online courses, and we’re happy your search brought you here to ACU Online. […]

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This Is What a Healthcare Admin Job Description Looks Like

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This Is What a Healthcare Admin Job Description Looks Like

In 2016, the median salary for medical and health services managers was $96,540, and it is predicted to rise in coming years. In fact, employment is expected to grow 17% from 2014 to 2024—much faster than for other occupations. While demand is high, healthcare administrators need to hold a wide range of skills to command […]

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A Day in the Life of a Nurse Practitioner

By on July 27, 2017 in Careers with 0 Comments
A Day in the Life of a Nurse Practitioner

It’s Monday. You’ve spent the lovely, lazy weekend prior with your family and friends, engaging in your favorite activities and embracing those precious personal moments that make priceless memories. Magic Time As the sun ascends into a perfect blue sky, you head about your morning routine, taking care to center yourself for a busy day […]

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Mission & Ministry: ACU Divinity Program Electives

Mission & Ministry: ACU Divinity Program Electives

MS Divinity Missions Electives The curriculum in the MS Divinity Missions Concentration Program will prepare you to minister either domestically or abroad. In addition to the core courses in the program there is an opportunity to take nine credit hours of course content directed at skills that you will need for active missionary work; and […]

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M.S. in Management: Operations and Supply Chain Management

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M.S. in Management: Operations and Supply Chain Management

The Master of Science in Management program at Abilene Christian University prepares professionals for Christian service and leadership in the global marketplace. If your career goals include Operations and Supply Chain Management, we can offer you specialized training in data collection, analysis, and interpretation. Who Can Benefit From an MSM in Operations and Supply Chain […]

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Leading the Way to Better Healthcare: Doctor of Nursing Practice

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Leading the Way to Better Healthcare: Doctor of Nursing Practice

The online Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Abilene Christian University helps you grow as a clinician and a leader within the healthcare industry. You will serve others through God’s love and become a vital resource to your community. Who Should Consider the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program? When you earn a doctorate in nursing […]

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Helping Families: Master’s of Marriage and Family Therapy

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Helping Families: Master’s of Marriage and Family Therapy

ACU’s online Master’s of Marriage and Family Therapy (MMFT) degree prepares you for a career that serves individuals, couples, and families. When you complete the MMFT program, you’ll have learned to provide your clients with guidance and pathways to healing—all through the lens of the tenets of Christian living. Who Should Consider the Master’s of […]

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Innovation in Healthcare: ACU Master of Healthcare Administration

By on June 21, 2017 in ACU Programs with 0 Comments
Innovation in Healthcare: ACU Master of Healthcare Administration

Healthcare is changing radically. Innovations in technology and modified legislation have resulted in a shifting landscape—one that opens up significant opportunities for leadership. A master’s degree in healthcare administration offers a high-demand, fast-growth career path. Many physicians are selling their private practices to hospitals, insurance costs are rising, and the healthcare needs of the aging […]

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