Northcentral University: Online Graduate Education at a Higher Degree
Northcentral University was founded to provide working professionals with unprecedented access to richly engaging, professionally-relevant, and academically-rigorous education. As a regionally accredited, online university, NCU offers doctoral, master’s, bachelor’s, and graduate certificates through its Schools of Business and Technology Management, Education, Psychology and Marriage and Family Sciences. NCU utilizes a one-to-one teaching model—one student is paired with a faculty member in each course— to create a more personalized, mentoring experience for students. All NCU faculty hold doctoral degrees and our doctoral programs do not have residency requirements.
- Regionally accredited
- One-to-one teaching model
- No physical residency
- All NCU faculty hold doctoral degrees
- Applied experiential learning
- Weekly course starts
- Competitive tuition
School of Business and Technology Management
In today’s competitive global marketplace, business professionals are constantly called upon to prove they have the ability to help their organization run more efficiently and effectively no matter their field or area of expertise. NCU’s School of Business and Technology Management has adopted a similar results-oriented approach, delivering rigorous online doctoral, master's, bachelor's and graduate certificate programs to help you develop the business acumen that companies, employees, investors and clients demand.
Business programs in the School of Business and Technology Management are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, 7007 College Blvd., Suite 420, Overland Park, Kansas, 66211, 913-339-9356.
School of Education
The field of education is always changing, which means today's educators are challenged to commit to the lifelong pursuit of learning. NCU's School of Education is dedicated to creating relevant learning experiences for educators and administrators like you through accessible, online courses that are immediately applicable to your career. Our doctoral, master's, bachelor's and graduate certificate programs in education are centered on improving teaching, learning, research, and leadership contributions throughout all levels of education.
The Northcentral University Master of Education Program, which is designed to prepare professional educators to become effective leaders, reflective practitioners and successful communicators within the diverse field of education, centering on improving teaching, learning, research and leadership contributions throughout PK-12 Education, is granted Initial Accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for a period of five years, from 2013-2018..
School of Psychology
Northcentral University’s School of Psychology offers doctoral, master's, bachelor's and graduate certificate programs in psychology that emphasize the knowledge, skills, practical application and values that are integral to the field. Our specializations are not counseling or therapy-focused, but instead emphasize improving the human condition through research and practice in a variety of professional settings, such as academia, corporations, mental health organizations and research institutions.
School of Marriage and Family Sciences
Becoming a marriage and family therapist is more than just a job—it’s about helping individuals, couples and families navigate the natural stressors and unexpected challenges of life to come out better and stronger than before. If you’re interested in advancing in or joining this rewarding field, Northcentral University’s School of Marriage and Family Sciences provides online Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) doctoral, master's and certificate programs that may work for you. While the coursework component of our MFT degree programs is delivered online, you will receive invaluable face-to-face client interaction through practicums and internships in your local community under the direction of an approved clinical supervisor.
The Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy Program at Northcentral University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, 112 South Alfred Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314, Tel. No. (703) 838-9808..
Program lengths vary by institution
Northcentral University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC). (230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, 1.800.621.7440, www.ncahlc.org)
For program disclosures, visit www.ncu.edu/program-disclosures.