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Argosy University, Sarasota and Argosy University, Tampa Campuses Launch Program for Educational Leaders Looking to Advance Their Careers
Argosy University, Sarasota and Argosy University, Tampa Campuses Launch Program for Educational Leaders Looking to Advance Their Careers

ORANGE, CALIF., June 21, 2017 — Argosy University is pleased to announce the launch of the Doctor of Education (EdD) in Educational Leadership non-certification degree program, offered through the university’s College of Education at Argosy University, Sarasota and Argosy University, Tampa. The program is also available at the university’s Orange County, Inland Empire and Los Angeles campuses and is designed for those preparing for, or advancing, their careers as educational leaders in professional positions as school district, regional, state or national administrators.

The EdD in Educational Leadership degree program is a 60 credit hour program with goals that include demonstrating professional competence, using personal growth and interpersonal effectiveness to effect positive change in the lives of candidates and students, developing ethically and culturally responsive practices that acknowledge all facets of a pluralistic society and developing learning community practices that reflect an awareness of social issues and a commitment to social justice.

Argosy University (www.argosy.edu), with 28 campus locations in 13 states and online, is a private academic institution dedicated to providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students. With one of the largest communities of graduate students in the nation, Argosy University offers doctoral and master’s degree programs in psychology, behavioral sciences, business, counseling, and education.

For more information about the program and to enroll, visit https://www.argosy.edu/colleges/education-3 or call 855.690.5043.

The Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership degree program is not intended to lead to certification or licensure.

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. Administrative office: Argosy University, 333 City Boulevard West, Suite 1810, Orange, CA 92868 © 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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Hawaii Grad Dr. Kimberley Cook Named a “Hawaii MVP”
Hawaii Grad Dr. Kimberley Cook Named a “Hawaii MVP”

Dr. Kimberley Cook, who in 2008 earned a Doctorate of Psychology in Clinical Psychology from Hawai`i School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, was recently named a “Hawaii MVP” by KITV News.

Cook was featured in a 4-minute news segment on the June 2, 2017 broadcast, highlighting her work as the executive director of U.S. VETS – Barber’s Point, an organization that provides comprehensive supportive services to veterans who are homeless and in need of assistance. She operates nearly 20 different programs and oversees 50 employees. “[Our organization is] the only veteran-specific program in the State of Hawai'i to not only directly serve our veterans, but interface with community members who support our veterans,” Cook said.

Video link:
http://www.kitv.com/story/35580252/hawaii-mvp-kim-cook

See http://ge.argosy.edu/programoffering/627 for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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Dr. Gary Howell's practice earns "Business of Pride" award
Dr. Gary Howell's practice earns "Business of Pride" award

Dr. Gary Howell, associate professor and director of practicum training at the Florida School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University is the owner of the Center for Psychological Growth, a practice that has grown from a solo practitioner to a group practice. He will be recognized at the upcoming 2017 Business of Pride Awards put on by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. His company's commitment to diversity, LGBT advocacy, and focus on enhancing the LGBT community led to this year's ​Tampa Bay Business Journal Business of Pride: Community Enhancement Award.

Dr. Howell is a recipient of the 2016 Florida Diversity Council’s LGBT Leader Award and was an inaugural honoree of the 2016 Tampa Business Journal’s LGBT Voices.His commitment to the LGBT community began during his undergraduate years, where he advocated for HIV awareness on his college campus (Austin College).

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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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