Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) October 04, 2017
Northcentral University (NCU) announced today that as part of its new “Diversity Matters” scholarship program, ten students will receive 50% off their tuition. The scholarships will be awarded to ten new students who have applied and started an NCU master’s or doctoral degree program on or before October 30, 2017. The ten students selected will attend NCU to the completion of their chosen master’s or doctoral degree and receive 50% off their tuition in pursuit of their dreams.
“Diversity does matter at NCU. Our goal as an institution of higher education is to prepare students and graduates to not only fulfill their goals, both professionally and personally but also become positive, contributing members of our society,” said Melissa Sledge, Assistant Dean of Students for the School of Business. “The Diversity Matters Scholarship was conceived to help students start their goals and dreams, and to help them make a difference and a positive impact on their communities.”
On or before October 30, 2017, applicants will submit a 500 to 700 word essay or a two to six-minute audio or video file about how they plan to use their education to inspire, strengthen and improve experiences for diverse members of our global community.
Applicants must meet all admission requirements for their desired degree program at Northcentral University. The scholarship awards will be based on the NCU selection committee’s assessment of the overall quality of the entry and made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.
Scholarship winners will be announced on December 1, 2017. For more information, including terms and conditions, please visit: http://www.ncu.edu/diversitymatters.
About Northcentral University
Founded in 1996, Northcentral University is a regionally accredited, private, online and graduate-focused university serving professionals globally. Northcentral University offers doctoral, master’s and bachelor’s degrees in business, technology, education, and psychology, as well as doctoral and master’s degrees in marriage and family therapy. Without physical residency requirements, courses are taught one-to-one by professors who all hold doctoral degrees. Northcentral University is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, http://www.wascsenior.org. WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). For more information, visit http://www.ncu.edu/ or call (888) 628-2078. For program disclosures, please visit http://www.ncu.edu/program-disclosures.