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At Argosy University, we’re proud to support one of the largest communities of graduate students in the nation as well as an active, thriving undergraduate community. As a student, you’ll enjoy a collegial, supportive academic environment that emphasizes teaching and practical training across the areas of education, business, health sciences and psychology. Each of our programs is designed to instill the knowledge, ethical values, and interpersonal skills of professional practice and to foster values of social responsibility in a supportive, learner-centered environment of mutual respect and academic excellence.

Statement of Mission

At Argosy University, our passion is teaching and learning. We develop professional competence, provide opportunity for personal growth, and foster interpersonal effectiveness. Students succeed because our university community engages and supports them.

Values

Argosy University is a university community dedicated to delivering high quality professional education programs to working professionals. The university serves these individuals by offering doctoral, masters, post-graduate certificate and undergraduate programs in professional and career fields as well as continuing education and professional development services. Argosy University dedicates itself to offering its programs and services in ways that are accessible and responsive to the needs of its students. By focusing on the development of key educational and professional competencies, the university is able to serve effectively its student body and the needs of the professions served by its programs. The Argosy University community therefore embraces the following institutional beliefs and values:

  • We Believe in Quality
  • We believe that the programs of Argosy University must be offered at the highest levels of rigor, professionalism and ethical standards. This focus on quality will reward graduates for their investment of time, talent and resources by preparing them for professional advancement.

  • We Believe in Access
  • We believe that students should have access to the programs and services of Argosy University in modes of delivery most compatible with their life and work commitments as well as their educational needs and Argosy University’s commitment to quality.

  • We Believe in Diversity
  • We believe that Argosy University has a responsibility to reach out to diverse groups of learners who need and want the professional educational programs and services we offer. We believe that diversity of faculty and staff and their background and experience enriches the educational process for all students. We believe that every program must prepare graduates with the skills and knowledge to effectively support the diverse needs of the populations they will serve. This diversity will ultimately strengthen the professions they enter and improve the services they provide to their clients and customers.

  • We Believe in Student Focus
  • We believe in a responsive learning-centered process that enables each student to realize his or her own potential. We believe in offering an environment that emphasizes care, concern and mutual respect for the students as both individuals and as professionals.

  • We Believe in Practicality
  • We believe in education that integrates practical learning experiences and outcomes that reflect the skills and competencies of the professions Argosy University serves; those required by the employers of Argosy University’s graduates. We believe our faculty must contribute professional expertise as well as scholarship to the learning process.

  • We Believe in Respect
  • We believe that people, students, faculty, staff, and those in the communities we serve deserve to be treated in a manner that reflects mutual respect and a high regard for the other person. We believe that all should be treated with a personal caring attitude that reflects respect and positive regard.

Highlights

Argosy University, Twin Cities volunteer in Costa Rica with VIDA Volunteer Travel
Argosy University, Twin Cities volunteer in Costa Rica with VIDA Volunteer Travel

A group of Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology students from Argosy University, Twin Cities traveled to Costa Rica to with VIDA Volunteer Travel to help animals in need.

 

VIDA Volunteer Travel is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that helps provide free basic medical, dental, and veterinary assistance to needy communities in Central America.

 

The first day of the trip, students visited the VIDA Volunteer office in San Jose, Costa Rica and we were able to meet the veterinarian and the veterinary technician they would be traveling with. They spent two days in a small town named Quetzal working in a clinic. The students placed catheters, intubated, and pre-medicated surgical patients. In addition, they were able to assist in surgeries on the animals. In total, the students helped a total of 71 animals.

 

See ge.argosy.edu/programoffering/5350 for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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Join Argosy University Dallas for Live! In the Park 5K and Health Festival on Saturday, April 29
Join Argosy University Dallas for Live! In the Park 5K and Health Festival on Saturday, April 29

 

Join Argosy University, Dallas as we sponsor and support the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Live! In the Park 5K and Health Festival on Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 8:30 am – 1pm.

 

The Festival will kick-off with a 5K run/walk that will take participants from the Oak Cliff neighborhood, across the Trinity River and into downtown Dallas. The 5K will end at Lake Cliff Park where the Health Festival will come alive with free healthy activities and entertainment for kids of every age.

 

Lake Cliff Park

The Live! In the Park 5K Run/Walk will start and finish at Lake Cliff Park, 300 E Colorado Blvd, Dallas, TX 75203. Lake Cliff Park is one of the most historic Dallas parks, and offers a beautiful course. The 5K will take participants from the Oak Cliff neighborhood, across the Trinity River and into downtown Dallas. After the 5K there will be food, music, kid’s activities and entertainment until 1 PM.

 

Health Festival

Learn about fun and easy ways to stay fit as a family, while you enjoy face painting, crafts, giveaways, music, and fitness activities throughout the park.

 

Schedule

    7:30 AM – Registration 5K Walk / Run

    8:30 AM – 5K Walk/Run & Health Festival

    Noon – FREE Main Stage Entertainment

    1 PM – Event Ends

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Argosy University, Hawaii Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy Students and Alumni Event
Argosy University, Hawaii Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy Students and Alumni Event

ARGOSY UNIVERSITY, HAWAII
Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy Students and Alumni Event

You’re invited for a night of music, fun and fellowship at the Argosy Honolulu Downtown Campus

Thursday, April 27, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Argosy University, Hawaii
1001 Bishop Street | Suite 400 | Honolulu, HI 96813 | argosy.edu


Argosy University, Hawaii is extremely proud of our Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT)
program and its graduates, and we want to celebrate with you. We would like to invite you for a night of
music, fun and fellowship at the Argosy University, Hawaii Honolulu Downtown Campus.

This is an MFT exclusive event that is intended to bring back MFT alumni as well as current MFT students.

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Where: 1001 Bishop Street, American Savings Bank Building, 4th floor (Hawaii and Maui Rooms)

What: Live Music, Pupus & Mocktails

Who: You and a Guest of Your Choice

Please RSVP by April 20 with the name of your guest (if applicable) to reserve your spot.
Email: kawsmith@argosy.edu | Phone: 808.791.5225

To request accommodations in connection with this event, call the Student Affairs Department or program organizer in advance at 808.536.5555


Argosy University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, www.wscuc.org. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change.


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Grad Hillary Wildt and Instructor Sandra Zakowski Publish Article
Grad Hillary Wildt and Instructor Sandra Zakowski Publish Article

Dr. Hillary Wildt and Dr. Sandra Zakowski, in collaboration with doctors from Cure Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, recently published the research article "War Trauma, Psychological Distress, and Coping Among Afghan Civilians Seeking Primary Health Care.” The article may be found in the current issue of the American Psychological Association's (Division of International Psychology) journal International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation (Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 81-100).

 

In 2015, Dr. Wildt earned a Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Chicago. Dr. Zakowski, an instructor at the school, served as Dr. Wildt’s clinical research project (CRP) chair. Dr. Wildt is also a previous recipient of Argosy University, Chicago's Outstanding CRP Award presented yearly at our fall convocation ceremony.

 

See ge.argosy.edu/programoffering/568 for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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