Bynum, TX (PRWEB) July 13, 2012
Today Kennedy University, a leading online institution, announced a major achievement in the field of online education: its alumni base crossed a figure of 100,000. The University realized this feat in just 10 years of existence and it continues to grow at a rate higher than other online institutions. “We are extremely pleased to have reached this landmark, and hope to achieve many more milestones by continuously providing students with top-quality education globally,” said the Dean - Brigley Jones.
As a part of celebrating almost a decade in online education, Kennedy University has honored some of the most accomplished alumni with an exclusive award and Presidential scholarships.
The inaugural recipients of the school’s Distinguished alumni award include some of the Top Scholars and highest GPA holders – including Top scorers whose names adorn the school – and other alumni who were honored when their papers were awarded prizes.
Among the chosen alumni were some of the highly accomplished who led a journalism program for 5 years, others included newspaper publishers, entrepreneurs who fostered professional advancement, a founder of one of the leading advertising company and also a guiding force at an Associated Press as it grew in influence plus some photojournalists whose pictures helped to bring about societal change.
“These awards celebrate the great history of Kennedy University– a leader in online education. Celebrating a decade is a perfect time to recognize our alumni and we know that with more than 7,000 current alumni, we have many outstanding people to select in the future,” added Jones.
Kennedy is committed to providing students throughout the world with quality online education in order to maintain the standards it has upheld for over a decade. The school offers flexible online studies as well as a 24-hour support of counselors, administrators, and other support groups to ensure a superior and rewarding education experience for students around the globe.
About Kennedy University
Kennedy University, a leading institution in online education for over a decade is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The school boasts of an esteemed faculty and offers 16 fields of study through its specialized schools which offer degree, diploma and certificate programs in 71 majors. For students who are excited to investigate the biggest issues of the 21st century, Kennedy University offers an unparalleled student experience and a generous financial aid program, with flexible online education programs accessible to individuals around the globe.