Northcentral University Named Exclusive Doctoral Education Provider to Members of the National Education Association

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Northcentral University (NCU), a global online graduate school, announced today that it has actually come to be the exclusive doctoral education provider to the National Education Association (NEA) and its NEA Academy Program.

The NEA, the nation’s largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the induce of public education.  Their 3 million members job at every degree of education – from preschool to university programs. The NEA has actually affiliate organizations in every state and a lot more compared to 14,000 communities across the United States.

“NCU offers its students a one-to-one knowing experience along with highly-credentialed faculty, all whom hold doctorate degrees and concentrate on providing an academically-rigorous educational experience for their learners,” shared Dr. Scott Burrus, provost and chief academic officer. “Our scholarly and practitioner expertise, combined along with the NEA’s long-status track record for promoting what’s ideal for students and those in the job that serve them, make this partnership an excellent one for the future of education.”

“This Brand-new partnership along with Northcentral University fulfills an crucial objective of the NEA Academy, which is to supply a full complement of advanced education degree opportunities to NEA members,” said Felicia Santana, director of partner relations for the NEA Academy.  “We are quite impressed along with NCU’s breadth of programs, committed faculty, tough accreditation status, and long and successful history delivering online degree programs at every one of levels.”

NEA members will certainly be eligible for a favored tuition fee for Northcentral University’s master’s programs too as doctoral degrees. NCU offers the complying with terminal degrees:

– Ph.D. in Education along with 12 specializations
– Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) along with 13 specializations
– Ph.D. in Firm Administration along with 17 specializations
– Doctor of Firm Administration (D.B.A.) along with 18 specializations
– Ph.D. in Psychology along with 5 specializations
– Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy along with 5 specializations

About Northcentral University
Founded in 1996, Northcentral University is a regionally accredited, private, online graduate-focused university serving professionals globally. Northcentral University offers doctoral and master’s degrees, certificates of advanced graduate studies, and bachelor’s degrees in Firm and technology management, marriage and family sciences, education and psychology. As of July 2, 2014, around 69 percent of Northcentral students were enrolled in a doctoral program. every one of NCU faculty hold doctoral degrees; courses are taught one-to-one by a member of NCU’s faculty. There are no bodily residency requirements. Northcentral University is regionally accredited by the Better knowing Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC). For a lot more information, visit or call (888) 628-2078. For Regimen disclosures, please visit

About the NEA and NEA Academy
The National Education Association is the nation’s largest professional employee organization, representing 3 million elementary and secondary teachers, Better education faculty, education support professionals, school administrators, retired educators and students planning to come to be teachers. The NEA Academy is the professional knowing group produced to support educators along with the highest quality online education programs and is dedicated to meeting the professional requires of teachers and education support professionals.  Northcentral University joins Southeast Missouri State University, Western Governors University, Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh and Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho, as NEA Academy partners.

Media Contacts:
National Education Association – Kimberley Adams
301-527-6243 /   

Northcentral UniversityAlanna Vitucci
480.710.6843 /

SOURCE Northcentral University


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