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Why You Should Consider an Online Master’s in Information Technology

We live in a digital age. Technology is crucial to our daily lives and our dependency on technology is only growing with each passing day. There is a demand for workers who can maintain the security of the technology we rely on and who can continue to develop and progress …continued Continue Reading

Ten New Year’s Resolutions to Help You Reach Your Career Goals

The new year is here. And regardless of whether you are nearing the end of your academic journey or only recently started your first week of classes, it is never too early to start taking steps toward your career goals. Instead of making resolutions you will probably only keep for …continued Continue Reading

Celebrating Grantham’s 66th Year in Higher Education

On January 2, 1951, WWII Veteran Donald Grantham founded Grantham University to provide war veterans with an opportunity to continue their education in an affordable and flexible way. Sixty-six years later, Donald Grantham’s legacy continues. Higher education has changed significantly since 1951, and Grantham has embraced the change. We decided …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY COMMEMORATES 66TH BIRTHDAY AND CONTINUES SERVICE-FOCUSED MISSION

MEDIA CONTACT Leila Gallagher 913-309-4804 lgallagher@grantham.edu Lenexa, Kan., Jan. 4, 2016 — Grantham University commemorated its 66th birthday on January 2, 2017. Grantham is a 100 percent online university whose focus on “Serving those who Serve®” extends beyond its more than 17,000 students, to numerous corporate and government partners, and …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY NAMED SILVER LEVEL 2017 MILITARY FRIENDLY® SCHOOL SURVEY

MEDIA CONTACT Leila Gallagher 913-309-4804 lgallagher@grantham.edu Grantham University’s Military Initiatives Honored For Being “Better for Veterans” Lenexa, Kan. – December 9, 2016 – For the eighth year in a row, Grantham University, a 65-year-old institution delivering accredited online degree programs to adult learners, veterans and active duty military students around …continued Continue Reading

Three Reasons Why a Master’s in Information Technology Will Help Your Career

Whether you want to be the computer systems analyst of an enterprise, an application developer for a small business or a consultant who sets your own hours, the master’s in information technology degree program at Grantham University is the first step toward advancing your career. This degree program emphasizes the …continued Continue Reading

The Advantages of Cloud Computing for Holiday Shopping

How often do you hear someone say, without using a sarcastic tone, “The crowds, traffic and packed parking lots are the reasons I love spending time holiday shopping.” Probably not very often. Holiday shopping, specifically Black Friday and Cyber Monday, has become a huge opportunity for retailers, with over $5.5 …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE UNDERWAY IN PARTNERSHIP WITH GREATER KANSAS CITY YMCA AND THE FAMILY CONSERVANCY

As part of Grantham University’s 65th birthday celebration, employees are organizing a Giving Tree school supply drive for children served by Greater Kansas City YMCA and The Family Conservancy Head Start programs. Lenexa, Kan.- December 19, 2016 –  Grantham University has a launched a Giving Tree School Supply Drive for …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY RANKED SIXTH ON THE BEST FOR VETS: COLLEGES FOR 2017

MEDIA CONTACT Leila Gallagher 913-309-4804 lgallagher@grantham.edu Eighth annual rankings highlight veteran and military students’ success Lenexa, Kan. – December 15, 2016 – Grantham University, a 65-year-old institution delivering accredited online degree programs to adult learners, veterans and active duty military students around the world, has been ranked sixth on the …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM SCHOOL OF NURSING RECEIVES ACEN CANDIDATE STATUS

MEDIA CONTACT Leila Gallagher 913-309-4804 lgallagher@grantham.edu Lenexa, KS – December 12, 2016 –   The Grantham University School of Nursing has been awarded candidate status for accreditation by the Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Achieving ACEN candidacy is just another recognition of Grantham’s quality educational experience and reputation. According …continued Continue Reading

Meet Dr. Steven Verrone: Helping Others Achieve Their Goals

At Grantham University, we want to give our students the education they deserve. That wouldn’t be possible without the faculty and staff who make the institution a worthwhile school at which to receive an education. With people such as Dr. Steven Verrone, an instructor for the Mark Skousen School of …continued Continue Reading

Master These Five Qualities Before Starting Your Career in Criminal Justice

What do patrol officers, legal assistants, probation officers, criminal investigators and legal secretaries all have in common? Well, not only do they all have careers in criminal justice1, they have jobs that require interaction with many people. According to an article on topcriminaljusticedegrees.org, “Criminal justice professionals work closely with team …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH AFGE, AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP TO ARMY VETERAN STEVE VELOZ

MEDIA CONTACT Leila Gallagher 913-309-4804 lgallagher@grantham.edu The scholarship provides an American Federation of Government Employee member with up to $38,600 in tuition costs, required text books, software and fees LENEXA, Kan. – December 8, 2016 – Grantham University, a 65-year-old institution delivering accredited online degrees to working adults, veterans and active-duty military …continued Continue Reading

Support the Troops with the Gift of Giving

With each passing year, the holiday season seems to come up even more quickly than the year before. Before it’s even December 1st, holiday gifts are already planned and shopping has begun. But while you’re out shopping for family and friends, take a moment to remember the people farther from …continued Continue Reading

Five Qualities You Need for a Career in the Criminal Justice Field

Do you have what it takes to succeed in your career in the criminal justice field? While understanding the ins and outs of the criminal justice system is essential, there are some important qualities crucial to success as a criminal justice professional. For these professionals, who may have to work …continued Continue Reading

The Gift of Giving: Grantham University’s Commitment to Serving Others

An article on usatoday.com states, “About 34 percent of all charitable giving is done in the last three months of the year. Of those donations, about 18 percent are given in December alone.”1 It should come as no surprise that serving others increases significantly during the holiday season. It is …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY AWARDED U.S. GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION CONTRACT TO PROVIDE EDUCATION SERVICES

MEDIA CONTACT Leila Gallagher 913-309-4804 lgallagher@grantham.edu LENEXA, Kan. – Nov. 22, 2016 – Grantham University, an accredited online institution delivering programs to working adults and active-duty military students around the world, announced that it has been awarded a U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) contract. Through the contract, federal employees can …continued Continue Reading

Five Ways to Get Your Work-Life Balance Back this Thanksgiving

As a Grantham University student, you work hard to incorporate your online classes into your busy schedule. You find a way to complete your assignments between other obligations you have — your online education allows you to do that. Your education can fit into your schedule however you need it …continued Continue Reading

The Many Options Open to You with a Criminal Justice Career

 With a criminal justice career, every day you get to help the lives of others and serve those who are in need. These professionals work tirelessly to protect our streets, homes and country in a variety of ways. As a nation, we depend on these hard-working individuals to keep us …continued Continue Reading

Meet Grantham Data Analyst Steve Kaestner: Committed to a Military-Friendly Workforce and Education

After 20 years and four deployments as a Section Sergeant in the U.S. Army, Grantham University Data Analyst Steve Kaestner understands first-hand the challenges that come with serving our country – not just on the front-line, but back home, as well. Finding the right career or job can be a …continued Continue Reading

Grantham’s Kathy Irvine Honors Father, WWII Veteran By Volunteering With Honor Flight Network of Kansas City

Kathy Irvine’s father never made it to see the WWII Memorial in Washington D.C., where his name is listed along with thousands of others. The memorial was opened in 2004, but Irvine’s father Robert “Bob” Irvine died in 2000. He served three years in the United States Navy as a …continued Continue Reading

Suzie Tousey: From Police Officer to Grantham Instructor

At Grantham, we value finding the right instructor for each program, especially when it comes to giving our students exactly what they need to grow their careers. Suzie Tousey, a Criminal Justice Foundations Faculty member at Grantham University, is a 27-year veteran of law enforcement who wanted to give back …continued Continue Reading

Your Criminal Justice Program: Key Things to Know

Do you want to work in a professional environment where you can make an impact every day? If so, then Grantham has the perfect program for you: criminal justice. With a bachelor’s degree from our criminal justice program, you can pursue a career in many different fields, including corrections, law …continued Continue Reading

Meet Gold Star Memorial Scholarship Recipient: Marie Mackey-Fahey

On Feb. 20, 2008, Marie Mackey-Fahey and her three children had to face chilling news. Mackey-Fahey’s husband, Staff Sergeant Bryant Wayne Mackey,  died in Mosul, Iraq when a rocket propelled grenade struck his tank. Six and a half years prior, in August 2001, Bryant Mackey joined the Army National Guard …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP TO GOLD STAR WIFE AT NOVEMBER 6 CHIEFS SALUTE TO SERVICE GAME

Grantham University awarded the Gold Star Memorial Scholarship to Gold Star wife Marie Mackey-Fahey. Mackey-Fahey was married to Staff Sergeant Bryant Wayne Mackey, U.S. Army, who was Killed In Action in February 2008 in Mosul, Iraq. Mackey-Fahey plans to use the Gold Star Memorial Scholarship for her education to allow …continued Continue Reading

Ellis University

We’ll be with you every step of the way. Our Ellis University Student Welcome Team (elliswelcometeam@grantham.edu or (888) 217-1224) is standing by to help make this transition as stress-free as possible. At Grantham, you’ll enjoy … A low undergraduate tuition rate – $265 per credit hour A lower rate for …continued Continue Reading

Dr. Qudsia Tahmina: Bringing Diversity to Online Learning

At Grantham University, we want to give our students the higher education experience they deserve. That wouldn’t be possible without the faculty and staff who make the institution so great. With instructors like Dr. Qudsia Tahmina, Senior Faculty of Engineering, Grantham is able to offer the high level of care …continued Continue Reading

65 Years of Commitment to Military Veteran Students

As a Grantham University student, you get more than a leader in online education. You get the support of an institution founded on the principles of serving others. You get an institution that demonstrates commitment to making higher education affordable and accessible. You get an institution that cares about the …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY AWARDS A FULL SCHOLARSHIP TO U.S. ARMY WARRANT OFFICERS ASSOCIATION MEMBER

Charity Dunwoody of Ankeny, IA, receives a full scholarship to Grantham University Lenexa, Kan. – November 3, 2016 – Grantham University, a 65-year-old institution delivering accredited online degree programs to adult learners and active duty military students around the world, has awarded Charity Dunwoody the 2016 U.S. Army Warrant Officers …continued Continue Reading

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY WILL HOLD WEEK OF EVENTS HONORING VETERANS

Events will be held November 4-12 in the Kansas City area, highlighted by a Gold Star Family scholarship award presentation at the KC Chiefs November 6th Salute to Service game, a military transition networking event on November 9, and a Flightless Honor Flight at Union Station on November 11. Kansas …continued Continue Reading