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Argosy University, Tampa Names New Campus President

TAMPA, FL (Jan. 7, 2013) --  Argosy University is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Richins as President of its Tampa, Fla. Campus. He brings more than 14 years experience in higher education to his new role.

Richins joined Argosy University after having served as the Vice President of Financial Aid for Kaplan University Group. He has held additional leadership roles with organizations including Bridgepoint Education, ITT Technical Institute and DPT Business School. 

He holds a Master of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Organizational Leadership from Ashford University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Colorado Technical University. Richins is a member of and session moderator for both the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) and the California Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (CASFAA).

About Argosy University
Argosy University (, with 28 campus locations in 13 states and its online program, is a private academic institution dedicated to providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students in a supportive learning environment where academic knowledge is enriched by the acquisition of interpersonal skills vital to success.  Argosy University has seven colleges: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences, Undergraduate Studies, The Art Institute of California and Western State College of Law.  With one of the largest communities of graduate students in the nation, Argosy University offers doctoral and master’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Counseling and Education.  The institution also offers bachelor’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Liberal Arts and Criminal Justice and, through The Art Institute of California, serves as an important source of education for design, media arts, fashion and culinary arts students and professionals.  Degree level and programs offered vary by location. Full and part-time law programs are offered through Western State College of Law. Argosy University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, Licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education, License No. 2610. See for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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