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NorthCentral University

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.


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.

Northcentral University's online degree programs include:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Education (MEd)
  • Master of Arts in Psychology
  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration (PhD)
  • Doctor of Education (EdD)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education (PhD)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology (PhD)
  • And more.

Let Northcentral help you reach your academic and career goals. Whether you are seeking a post-master's certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree, Northcentral's convenient online degree programs make it easy to balance your education with your career and family commitments.

WHY NORTHCENTRAL?

  • Regionally accredited
  • One-to-One teaching model
  • No physical residency
  • All NCU faculty hold doctoral degrees
  • Applied experiential learning
  • Weekly course starts
  • Competitive tuition

In addition to regional accreditation from the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), NCU's degree programs in the School of Business and Technology Management are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). NCU was the first accredited online university to feature an ACBSP accredited business school.

The Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy (MAMFT) degree program at NCU is the first program with distance education to receive the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education's (COAMFTE) coveted programmatic accreditation, ensuring that the University's program aligns with national accreditation standards.

The Master of Education (MEd) PK-12 program at NCU has received initial five-year accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC). TEAC accreditation certifies that Northcentral University has provided evidence that its MEd program adheres to TEAC's quality principles and will support educational leadership for today's PK-12 teachers through courses that are current and relevant to the field.

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has acknowledged that Northcentral University's Bachelor and Master of Business Administration/Human Resource Specialization fully aligns with SHRM's HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.

Northcentral University is recognized as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) at the Global Provider Enrollment Level by Project Management Institute (PMI)®.

Northcentral University is regionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501 1.510.748.9001, www.wascsenior.org.

For program disclosures, visit www.ncu.edu/GE

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.

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.

Active programs and specializations may vary. Please contact NCU for current program and specialization offerings.


Programs:
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Advanced Accounting
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Applied Computer Science
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Computer and Information Security
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Criminal Justice
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Financial Management
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: General Business
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Health Care Administration
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Homeland Security: Leadership & Policy
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Human Resources Management
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Industrial/Organizational Psychology
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: International Business
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Management
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Management Information Systems
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Management of Engineering and Technology
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Marketing
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Organizational Leadership
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Project Management
DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Public Administration
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Curriculum and Teaching
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: E-Learning
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Early Childhood Education
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Educational Leadership
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: English Second Language
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: General Education
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Global Training and Development
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Instructional Leadership
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: International Education
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Leadership in Higher Education
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Learning Analytics in Higher Education
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Learning Analytics in K-12 Education
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Nursing Education
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Organizational Leadership
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Special Education
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION: Sports and Athletic Management
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Advanced Accounting
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Applied Computer Science
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Computer and Information Security
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Criminal Justice
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Financial Management
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Health Care Administration
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Homeland Security: Leadership & Policy
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Human Resources Management
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Industrial/Organizational Psychology
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: International Business
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Management
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Management Information Systems
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Management of Engineering and Technology
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Marketing
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Organizational Leadership
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Project Management
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Public Administration
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Early Childhood Education
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Curriculum and Teaching
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : E-Learning
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Educational Leadership
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : English Second Language
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : General Education
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Global Training and Development
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Instructional Leadership
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : International Education
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Leadership in Higher Education
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Learning Analytics in Higher Education
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Learning Analytics in K-12 Education
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Nursing Education
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Organizational Leadership
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Special Education
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN EDUCATION : Sports and Athletic Management
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Child and Adolescent Therapy
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Couple Therapy
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: General Family Therapy
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Medical Family Therapy
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Therapy with Military Families
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN PSYCHOLOGY: Addictions
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN PSYCHOLOGY: Gender Diversity Studies
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN PSYCHOLOGY: General Psychology
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN PSYCHOLOGY: Gerontology
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN PSYCHOLOGY: Health Psychology
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN PSYCHOLOGY: Industrial Organizational Psychology
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN PSYCHOLOGY: Mental Health Policy and Practice
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN PSYCHOLOGY: Trauma and Disaster Relief
DOCTORATE OF MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Child and Adolescent Therapy
DOCTORATE OF MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Couple Therapy
DOCTORATE OF MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: General Family Therapy
DOCTORATE OF MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Medical Family Therapy
DOCTORATE OF MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Mental Health Administration
DOCTORATE OF MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Small Business Development and Entrepreneurship
DOCTORATE OF MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Therapy with Military Families
Education Specialist (EdS) - Curriculum and Teaching
Education Specialist (EdS) - E-Learning
Education Specialist (EdS) - Early Childhood Education
Education Specialist (EdS) - Educational Leadership
Education Specialist (EdS) - English Second Language
Education Specialist (EdS) - Global Training and Development
Education Specialist (EdS) - Instructional Leadership
Education Specialist (EdS) - International Education
Education Specialist (EdS) - Leadership in Higher Education
Education Specialist (EdS) - Organizational Leadership
Education Specialist (EdS) - Special Education
Education Specialist (EdS) - General Education
Education Specialist (EdS) - Learning Analytics in Higher Education
Education Specialist (EdS) - Learning Analytics in K-12 Education
Education Specialist (EdS) - Nursing Education
Education Specialist (EdS) - Sports and Althletic Management
MASTER OF ARTS IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY
MASTER OF ARTS IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Child and Adololescent Family Therapy
MASTER OF ARTS IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Couple Therapy
MASTER OF ARTS IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: General Family Therapy
MASTER OF ARTS IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: LGBTQ Couple and Family Therapy
MASTER OF ARTS IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Medical Family Therapy
MASTER OF ARTS IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Military Family Therapy
MASTER OF ARTS IN PSYCHOLOGY: Gender Diversity Studies
MASTER OF ARTS IN PSYCHOLOGY: General Psychology
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Applied Computer Science
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Computer and Information Security
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Criminal Justice
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Entrepreneurship
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Financial Management
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: General Business
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Health Care Administration
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Homeland Security
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Human Resources Management
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: International Business
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Management
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Management Information Systems
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Management of Engineering and Technology
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Marketing
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Project Management
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Public Administration
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Strategic Marketing
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Adult Learning and Workforce Education
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Athletic Coaching
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Corporate Wellness
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Curriculum and Teaching
MASTER OF EDUCATION: E-Learning
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Early Childhood Education
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Educational Leadership
MASTER OF EDUCATION: English Second Language
MASTER OF EDUCATION: General Education
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Global Training and Development
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Instructional Leadership
MASTER OF EDUCATION: International Education
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Leadership in Higher Education
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Organizational Leadership
MASTER OF EDUCATION: PK-12 Principal Leadership
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Reading Education
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Special Education
MASTER OF EDUCATION: Sports and Athletic Management
Master of Science in Educational Psychology
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP: Accelerated Master of Science in Organizational Leadership
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP: Criminal Justice
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP: General Organizational Leadership
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP: Health Care Administration
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP: Human Resources Management
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP: Non-profit Management
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP: Project Management
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP: Public Administration
Master of Social Work
MASTERS OF SCIENCE IN CHILD AND ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
MASTERS OF SCIENCE IN HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY
MASTERS OF SCIENCE IN INDUSTRIAL/ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY
MBA - Accelerated General MBA