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Innovation in Healthcare: ACU Master of Healthcare Administration

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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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6 Things to Look for in an Online MBA Program

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6 Things to Look for in an Online MBA Program

Has business always interested you? Are you curious about the wealth of opportunity available to those with a business education, managerial skills or a background in the financial sector? Have you considered getting an MBA? If not, should you be considering it? Well, if you’ve been paying attention to the title of this post … […]

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Learning Top Skills Employers Seek Through Applied Communication

Learning Top Skills Employers Seek Through Applied Communication

Written by Dena Counts, Applied Communication program director Problem-solving, verbal and written communication skills, leadership, analytical skills, and the ability to work in a team are common attributes that employers look for in potential employees, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers’ Job Outlook 2020 survey. And, they are all skills that are […]

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Faculty Spotlight: Meghan Hope

Faculty Spotlight: Meghan Hope

When people first think of healthcare, most think about the  doctors and nurses whom we have face-to-face contact with during the course of our lives – but there is so much more to it than that. We sat down with Meghan Hope, ACU Online’s Program Director for Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration and Master […]

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Four Benefits of Getting a Theology Degree at ACU

By on June 21, 2021 in ACU Programs, theology with 1 Comment
Four Benefits of Getting a Theology Degree at ACU

By Dr. Myles Werntz, Director, Baptist Studies Center For students considering a graduate degree in theology, there are many considerations: cost, accessibility, and university reputation – to name a few. The Graduate School of Theology at Abilene Christian University offers all of this: excellent scholarships, online and residential degrees for students at the master’s and […]

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ACU Online launches Master of Healthcare Administration program

ACU Online launches Master of Healthcare Administration program

Abilene Christian University is launching a new online degree program – Master of Healthcare Administration (M.H.A.) – beginning in August 2021. The degree is offered through ACU Online and is designed for professionals working in healthcare settings who want to enhance their leadership and administrative skills. “This is a great opportunity for ACU to expand […]

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The Growing Need for Healthcare Administrators

The Growing Need for Healthcare Administrators

When you picture yourself leading a team, what do you see? A bustling wing in a medical center? A tree-lined residential community where patients live on-site? A hometown private practice? There’s a wide array of options in the healthcare industry, and the knowledge and skills you’ll develop while earning your Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) […]

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News Release: ACU receives accreditation for online Master of Marriage and Family Therapy program

News Release: ACU receives accreditation for online Master of Marriage and Family Therapy program

For immediate release: May 24, 2021 Dallas, Texas – Abilene Christian University has received accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE) for its online Master of Marriage and Family Therapy degree program. The M.M.F.T. degree is offered through ACU Online and is designed for graduate students who want the convenience and […]

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10 Jobs You Can Get With A Criminal Justice Degree

10 Jobs You Can Get With A Criminal Justice Degree

When people think of where a degree in Criminal Justice can take them, many of their minds go to the same few careers, but the truth is, these opportunities expand further and wider than most realize. Curious about what criminal justice roles you could pursue post-grad? Check out these 10 jobs to get with your […]

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Brenda McAdoo

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Brenda McAdoo

Among the degrees and certificates lining a wall in the office of former FBI agent, Dr. Brenda McAdoo, sits a framed illustration of three outlined hands. One hand within the next, she explained that the biggest hand belonged to her, the middle belonged to the little boy who drew it, and the third, smaller hand […]

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