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Collage of Numbers

7 The number of questions in a survey sent daily to a random 10% of students who had contact with an academic advisor that day. The practice helps the College continuously measure student satisfaction with advising services. 68% The growth in the number of counseling appointments alumni and students made with Career Services in the …

Lifang Shih

1. What are three things at Excelsior College that you’re excited about A lot of exciting initiatives are taking place within the College. Let me use three examples to represent our three focuses to enhance the student experience. The first example relates to our efforts in enhancing student success. We reviewed student success data and …

Kane Tomlin

ALUMNUS KANE TOMLIN PRESENTS WEBINAR SERIES One only needs to search “project management” to see the rapid and growing influence of this business practice in today’s global market. Based on independent research, the Project Management Institute (PMI), which offers eight certifications that recognize knowledge and competency, asserts that the project management-oriented labor force is expected …

The Army University Logo

The U.S. Army Ordnance School recently selected Excelsior College, one of Military Times’ Best Colleges of 2018, to provide associate degree pathways to soldiers based on military training. The partnership is part of the Army University Continuing Education Degree Program (CEDP), which matches Army schools with civilian colleges. Excelsior was one of a select few …

Female Graduate

Alumni giving was up last fiscal year, spurred in large part by the growth of the Pay It Forward campaign. The campaign asks new graduates to contribute to the Alumni Association Scholarship Fund, which provides scholarships for students with financial need and helps ensure they stay enrolled and earn their degrees. When graduates make a …

Students can apply for loan forgiveness and start over again, or seek to transfer credits they have earned to another school with a generous credit transfer policy Excelsior College is reaching out to thousands of former Argosy University students, reminding them they have options following the sudden closure of the institution amid a federal student …

Question Marks

With new members of the alumni leadership council JONATHAN GREEN ’09, ’12 Q: You’re an experienced hospital administrator. What would you say is the most important quality employers should look for when they hire for any position? A: I think personality is the most important element to consider when interviewing for any position. Of course, …