Minneapolis, Minn. (PRWEB) September 20, 2012
Globe University, Minnesota School of Business (MSB) and Broadview University awarded $2.2 million in fall-quarter scholarships to 2,458 incoming and existing students to help them achieve their educational and professional goals. The fall quarter scholarships are part of Globe’s network of career colleges annual $10 million in awards given to students to help defray their overall cost of earning a degree.
Mary Jo McDavitt attends the MSB-Richfield campus and has benefited from more than $13,000 in scholarships for her Medical Administrative Assistant associate degree. She also noted the school’s discounted tuition program for veterans and family members helped her pay for her program. “MSB had the support I needed, said McDavitt.”
Katie Theisen is a senior in MSB’s Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) program. Theisen’s financial aid advisor at MSB found and helped her apply for a scholarship from the Health Resources and Services Administration. The award was nearly $12,000. “It’s a good feeling knowing that we’re just not in this for ourselves,” referring to the support Theisen receives from MSB’s student support staff. She looks forward to beginning her career as a baccalaureate prepared nurse.
Justin Faldet is working toward his associate degree in information technology at Globe’s Eau Claire campus. He has received $12,600 in scholarships to defray the cost of his education. “Scholarships have been a great addition to my education,” explained Faldet.
Over the past five years, Globe’s network of career colleges has awarded approximately $50 million in scholarships to more than 12,000 students.
ABOUT GLOBE UNIVERSITY, MINNESOTA SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND BROADVIEW UNIVERSITY
Globe University, Minnesota School of Business and Broadview University are part of a premier, family-managed system of career colleges, universities and training centers based in Woodbury, Minn. These specialty skills colleges prepare work-ready professionals for successful careers in a wide range of high-demand fields. Through its mission, We Care, the organization integrates hands-on and career-focused education with service- and applied-learning experiences that expose students to their communities and real-world situations. Programs offer undergraduate, diploma and graduate degrees in a wide range of career fields, including business and accounting, health sciences, legal sciences, technology, creative media and applied arts. More than 30 programs are available online. All academic programs are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). For more information, visit http://www.globeuniversity.edu.
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