Northcentral University (NCU), established in 1996 and located in Prescott Valley, Arizona, is an accredited, private, for-profit university that offers a large selection of distance education options for aspiring adult students and professionals. The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education has classified it as a Doctoral Research University. NCU utilizes a One-to-One Teaching Model—one student paired with a member of NCU’s 100% doctoral faculty in each course— to create a more personalized education experience for adult students who share a passion for excellence in higher education.
NCU is divided into four schools: (1) the School of Education, which offers the degrees MEd, BEd completion, PhD, EdD, EdS, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate and Post-Master’s Certificate in Education; (2) the School of Business and Technology Management, which offers the degrees DBA, MBA, BBA, PhD, and Post Baccalaureate and Post-Master’s Certificate in Business Administration; (3) the School of Psychology, which offers BA, MA in Psychology, PhD degrees, Post-Baccalaureate and Post Master’s Certificate in Psychology; and 4) the School of Marriage and Family Sciences which offers the degrees MA in MFT, PhD, Post-Baccalaureate and Post Master’s in Marriage and Family Sciences.
Benefits of NCU include: regional accreditation, One-to-One faculty mentored approach, no physical residency, 100% doctoral faculty, applied experiential learning, weekly course starts on any course and competitive tuition rates.
8667 E. Hartford Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
Fax: (928) 541-7817
Contact: Ken Boutelle
Vice President, Enrollment Services
10000 East University
Prescott Valley, AZ 86314
Total undergrads: 436
Degree-seeking undergrads: 436
College has an application fee: No
Percent applicants admitted: Not reported
Business, Management, & Marketing
Computer & Information Sciences
Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Public Administration & Services
Security & Protective Services
Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:|
B = Bachelor’s degree
C = Certificate or diploma
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