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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

Hawaii Campus is Education Sponsor of Miss Hawaii Pageant
Hawaii Campus is Education Sponsor of Miss Hawaii Pageant

Argosy University, Hawaii was a key education sponsor of the 2017 Miss Hawaii pageant. The event, held on June 10. 2017, awarded a scholarship to the event winner, Kathryn Teruya, Additional scholarships were awarded throughout the preliminary rounds of the pageant.

 

The new Miss Hawaii will go on to compete in the Miss America competition later this year.  

 

[photo information: President Warren Evans is on the right, with the 2016 titleholder passing on the crown to the new 2017 winner]

 

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Dr. Gary Howell elected to Committee of State Leaders
Dr. Gary Howell elected to Committee of State Leaders

Dr. Gary Howell, associate professor and director of practicum training at the Florida School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, was elected to the Committee of State Leaders (CSL) as the 2018 Diversity Liaison-Elect.  In 2019, he will serve as the Diversity Liaison to CSL.

 

The American Psychological Association’s Committee for the Advancement of Professional Practice (CAPP) established the Committee of State Leaders (CSL) to serve as an advisory group to provide feedback about State, Provincial, and Territorial Associations’ (SPTA) concerns and needs, to respond to special projects at the request of CAPP, to provide advisory input about the Practice Leadership Conference (PLC), and to assist SPTA leaders to become more involved in APA governance. CSL members are selected by Practice Leadership Conference participants.

 

The Committee of State Leaders is composed of 19 members (nine elected and ten appointed): Chair, Chair-Elect, Past Chair, 4 At-Large Members, 2 Federal Advocacy Coordinators, 2 CESPPA Representatives, a Division 31 Representative, an APAGS Representative, a CPA Representative, the Diversity Delegate Liaison, DPA Representative, an ECP Representative, a Liaison from CAPP and a Liaison from the Board of Professional Affairs. All members volunteer to serve on the Committee of State Leaders and make themselves available for committee business during the course of the year.

 

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ARGOSY UNIVERSITY, DALLAS NURSING PROGRAM GRANTED PROGRAMMATIC ACCREDITATON
ARGOSY UNIVERSITY, DALLAS NURSING PROGRAM GRANTED PROGRAMMATIC ACCREDITATON

DALLAS, June 7, 2017 — Argosy University, Dallas is pleased to announce that the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program at Argosy University, Dallas was granted accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) at its most recent Board of Commissioners meeting. The program is accredited through fall 2021.

 

“CCNE accreditation reflects that the BSN program at Argosy University, Dallas, together with its faculty, curriculum, and support systems meet the standards established by thIs leading professional organization,” says Dr. Brian McAulay, campus president of Argosy University, Dallas. 

 

Officially recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accreditation agency, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public's health. CCNE ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate, and residency programs in nursing.

 

CCNE serves the public interest by assessing and identifying programs that engage in effective educational practices. As a voluntary, self-regulatory process, CCNE accreditation supports and encourages continuing self-assessment by nursing programs and supports continuing growth and improvement of collegiate professional education and nurse residency programs.

 

For more information about CCNE accreditation, visit http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation.

 

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The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Argosy University, Dallas is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.

 

 

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. statesArgosy University, Dallas, 5001 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy,  Heritage Square, Farmers Branch, TX 75244 © 2017 Argosy University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@argosy.edu.

 

 

See http://ge.argosy.edu/programoffering/4178 for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

 

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Argosy University, Phoenix programs in school psychology recognized by National Association of School Psychologists
Argosy University, Phoenix programs in school psychology recognized by National Association of School Psychologists

PHOENIX, June 7, 2017 — Argosy University, Phoenix is pleased to announce that the Doctor of Psychology in School Psychology program at the campus has been approved by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP).

With this decision, the PsyD and EdS in School Psychology certification programs at the campus are both now recognized and approved by NASP through fall 2021. This is the maximum amount of time for which a program can be recognized.

NASP is a professional association that represents more than 25,000 school psychologists, graduate students, and related professionals throughout the United States and 25 other countries.  NASP is the world's largest organization for school psychologists. NASP works to advance effective practices to improve students' learning, behavior, and mental health.

The NASP Program Accreditation Board provides a review and approval service to graduate programs in school psychology. NASP program approval is part of the association's commitment to serving the mental health and educational interests of all children and youth by promoting the preparation of competent professionals in accordance with the Standards for Graduate Preparation of School Psychologists. See nasp.org for more information.

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Argosy University, Phoenix, 2233 West Dunlap Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85021 © 2017 Argosy University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@argosy.edu.

See auprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

 

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