PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz., Aug. 18, 2009 — Based on several years of research, survey result compilation, and analysis of related data, G.I. Jobs magazine has named Northcentral University a Military Friendly School for 2010. The university will be included in the magazine’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools, which will be published next month.
In making the announcement, Rich McCormack, Publisher of G.I. Jobs, noted that, “This honor ranks Northcentral University in the top 15% of all colleges, universities and trade schools in the country. You should take great pride in receiving this honor. It clearly demonstrates your support of military students and I urge you to continue your already stellar efforts. On behalf of the 8-million military members and veterans seeking a school, I thank you for your commitment to educating our nation’s most deserving heroes.”
In accepting the award designation, Dr. Clinton Gardner, President of Northcentral University, emphasized that, “All of us in the NCU community are mindful of and extremely proud of the sacrifices being made every day by America’s military men and women. We strive continuously to offer highly customized and flexible degree programs that meet the unique needs of our nation’s military professionals. To be recognized in this effort by G.I. Jobs magazine is both gratifying and immensely humbling. It reinforces our resolve to develop ever more friendly military policies.”
About Northcentral University
Since its founding in 1996 Northcentral University has pioneered a distinct approach to online Undergraduate, Graduate, and Post Graduate education that is dedicated to teaching individuals rather than classes. Combining the power of the Internet with an unparalleled one-on-one mentoring program, NCU offers students the flexibility to cost-effectively study on their own schedule using their own individual style while receiving personalized attention from course instructors whenever it is needed. Regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, the for profit, 100% online university currently serves over 8,000 students worldwide, offering Bachelor, Masters, and Doctoral degrees in the Schools of Business and Technology Management, Education, and Psychology.
NCU enjoys a long history of innovation. NCU’s School of Business and Technology Management was awarded initial accreditation by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) in 2007. The University was one of only eight schools worldwide to receive initial accreditation and remains the only 100% online institution offering Bachelor, Masters, and Doctoral degrees to have ever received this honor from ACBSP. Today, Northcentral University educates more PhD’s in business and technology management than any other university in the United States.