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Grantham University School of Business Receives IACBE Candidacy for Accreditation

Kansas City, Mo. – February 5, 2013 – The Mark Skousen School of Business at Grantham University, an online university dedicated to providing educational opportunities to working adults, has been awarded the status of Candidate for Accreditation by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).The Mark Skousen School of …continuedcontinue reading

Accreditation and Certification

Grantham University has been continuously accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) since 1961. All online programs of instruction offered by Grantham have been examined by independent objective subject matter experts and have been found to meet or exceed the DEAC’s published academic and ethical standards. The DEAC was founded in …continuedcontinue reading

Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure of GU and Programs

Accreditation Since 1961, Grantham University has been continuously accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), formerly known as the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC). All online programs of instruction offered by Grantham have been examined by independent objective subject matter experts and have been …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Graduate and Navy Veteran Robert Melton Receives DEAC’s 2015 Outstanding Graduate Award

Melton completed three online degrees at Grantham University.Lenexa, Kan. – April 21, 2015 – For the 32nd consecutive year the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) has recognized the significant accomplishments of graduates who received their degrees through distance education. Robert Melton, Grantham University’s 2015 Outstanding DEAC Graduate, was among those …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Partners with Allied American University

The partnership between the two online institutions signifies greater educational opportunities for transfer, including direct acceptance into graduate school.Lenexa, Kan. – April 8, 2015 –Grantham University and Allied American University, both online accredited colleges, have signed an articulation agreement allowing students to seamlessly transfer between the two universities.“It’s about partnering …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Receives Eight AMBIT Awards for Influential Marketing

Lenexa, Kan. – March 24, 2015 – The Grantham University’s enrollment marketing department received eight AMBIT awards – including one Gold AMBIT, five Silver AMBITs, and two Bronze AMBITs – for their outstanding marketing efforts. The Grantham University Marketing Department staff was honored at the 2015 KCDMA AMBIT Awards. (LtoR) …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Mark Skousen School of Business Named Top 75 Best for Vets: Business Schools –  for the Second Year in a Row

Selection focuses on veteran culture and curriculum, cost in the context of military and veteran benefits, overall veteran policies, and publicly available quality measures. LENEXA, Kan. – March, 9, 2015 – For the second year in a row Grantham University’s Mark Skousen School of Business has made Military Times Best for …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University and William Woods University Renew an Eight-Year Articulation Agreement

The renewed agreement allows students to continue equivalent course-to-course transfers.Lenexa, Kan. – Feb. 13, 2015 – Grantham University and William Woods University signed their first articulation agreement on February 13, 2007. Eight years later to the date, they renewed this partnership to continue offering equivalent course-to-course transfers. The articulation agreement …continuedcontinue reading

Patrice L. Howard Wins BIG Scholarship to Attend Grantham University

Howard will use the opportunity to complete her Bachelor of Science in Accounting debt-freeLenexa, Kan. – Feb. 4, 2015 – Grantham University has announced the annual recipient of its Blacks in Government (BIG) National Scholarship. Selected from hundreds of BIG members nationwide who applied, awardee Patrice L. Howard is able …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University’s Jeff Cropsey Named President of Council of College and Military Educators

Grantham University is proud to take the national stage through professional development academic leadership positionsANAHEIM, Calif. — Jan. 30, 2015 —  In his State of the Union address this month, President Barack Obama emphasized the importance of higher education and called for American CEO’s to hire more veterans. As a leader …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Partners with NGAUS to Help Two Pursue Master’s Degrees

The Grantham University NGAUS Scholarship awards a National Guard Association of the United States member and a spouse with online education Lenexa, Kan. – Jan. 21, 2015 – Currently, the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by the year 2020 there will be an increase of around 18.4 percent of jobs requiring …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University and Concorde Career Colleges Partner to Benefit Healthcare Students

Partnership leverages Grantham’s track record of mapping education to evolving job marketLenexa, Kan. – Jan. 20, 2015 – Grantham University’s newest articulation agreement with Concorde Career Colleges is yet another milestone in Grantham’s rich history of simplifying students’ abilities to achieve education and career goals.In keeping with one of today’s …continuedcontinue reading

New Grantham Online Certificate Programs Map to Emerging Opportunities, Enhanced Careers

Student input and job forecasting are catalysts for robust certificate offerings.Lenexa, Kan. — Jan. 6, 2015 — Keeping pace with today’s evolving job market and students’ expressed career interests, today Grantham University is introducing six new graduate and undergraduate certificate programs. The new graduate and undergraduate certificate programs cover a …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Celebrates 64 Years Educating Students

For more than 64 years, Grantham University has been changing lives through its innovative education: first as a correspondence college – now as a top-rated 100-percent online university  LENEXA, Kan. — Jan. 2, 2015 — For 64 years, Grantham University [www.grantham.edu] has helped students get one step closer to their …continuedcontinue reading

Westminster College and Grantham University Agree to Articulation

Unique transfer credit arrangement embodies Grantham’s focus on delivering an exceptional student experience Lenexa, Kan. — December 31, 2014 — With the signing of its tenth articulation agreement this year, Grantham University recently formed an alliance with Westminster College of Fulton, Mo., giving rise to a much simpler credit transfer process from …continuedcontinue reading

Kendall College and Grantham University Sign Articulation

The two schools will work together as educational partners in international business programLenexa, Kan. — Dec. 22, 2014 — Tony D’Angelo, founder of Collegiate Empowerment, said, “Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” Two schools passionate about learning and growing, Grantham University and Kendall …continuedcontinue reading

New Mexico Junior College and Grantham University Agree to Articulation

This agreement streamlines students’ progress toward educational and career goals through transfer credit process Lenexa, Kan. — Dec. 22, 2014 — Grantham University’s commitment to making education accessible for busy adult learners was exemplified recently by the University’s signing of an articulation agreement with New Mexico Junior College (NMJC). The new …continuedcontinue reading

Manhattan Area Technical College and Grantham University Sign Articulation

This agreement streamlines students’ ability to transfer associate degree credit hours to a bachelor’s degree. Lenexa, Kan. — Dec. 22, 2014 — For nearly 50 years, Manhattan Area Technical College (MATC) has been serving students throughout Kansas who wish to pursue an Associate of Applied Science degree or technical certificates. Thanks …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Celebrates the Gift of Giving this Holiday Season

Local groups including Della Lamb, Operation Stand Down and Toys for Tots were supported through Grantham Gives Back’s philanthropic mission Lenexa, Kan. — Dec. 18, 2014 — In the spirit of the holiday season, the Grantham University family chose to celebrate all the support they received from the community throughout …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Named Top School by Military Advanced Education (MAE)

2015 MAE Guide to Colleges & Universities measures military culture, financial aid, flexibility and online support servicesLENEXA, Kan.—For the eighth consecutive year, Grantham University was awarded the designation of a Top School by Military Advanced Education (MAE) in its 2015 MAE Guide to Colleges & Universities. The guide, which measures …continuedcontinue reading

Lone Star College and Grantham University Agree to Articulation

This agreement allows students who have completed an associate degree to transfer to a bachelor degree. Lenexa, Kan. — December 11, 2014 — The saying goes that everything is bigger in Texas. With almost 83,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 95,000, Lone Star College, certainly …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Awards Scholarship in Conjunction with Society of Human Resource Management

LENEXA, Kan.—Grantham University in conjunction with the Society for Human Resource Management – Kansas City, (SHRM) has named Suzanne Johnson of Kansas City, Mo., the recipient of a $14,200 scholarship to pursue her Master of Business Administration at Grantham.Johnson is employed at KCI, Inc., an industrial manufacturing company in Kansas …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Named a Best For Vets College for 2015

LENEXA, Kan.—Grantham University, an online university founded in 1961, was named a Best for Vets College for 2015 by Military Times EDGE publication.The national ranking, now in its fifth year, factors in the most comprehensive school-by-school assessment of veteran and military students’ success rates. Best for Vets: Colleges 2015 is …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Awards Scholarship in Conjunction with American Federation of Government Employees

LENEXA, Kan.—Grantham University in conjunction with the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) has named Angela Jackson of Beacon, N.Y., as recipient of a $36,000 scholarship. Jackson is working toward a master’s degree in business administration at Grantham University with expected completion in 2016. Jackson, 43, is a native of Detroit, …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Awards Scholarship in Conjunction with Enlisted Association of the National Guard of the United States

LENEXA, Kan.—Grantham University, a leader in online military education, in conjunction with the Enlisted Association of the National Guard of the United States (EANGUS) has awarded a $36,000 scholarship to Damon Nakatani of Waianae, Hawaii. He will pursue a bachelor’s of science in information systems.Nakatani is employed as website administrator …continuedcontinue reading

Coffeyville Community College and Grantham University Agree to Articulation

The agreement, signed on September 30, allows students who have completed an associate’s degree to transfer to corresponding bachelor’s degrees Lenexa, Kan. — October 8, 2014 —Students are faced with countless options when it comes to choosing the right school in which to pursue their college education. Recently, Coffeyville Community …continuedcontinue reading

Grantham University Named a 2015 Military Friendly® School

This is the sixth year the school has been added to GI Jobs and Victory Media’s annual list Lenexa, Kan. — Sep. 23, 2014 — In 2008, Victory Media and GI Jobs started compiling a list featuring the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that embrace and support …continuedcontinue reading

State Fair Community College and Grantham University Sign Articulation

The new agreement allows students who have completed an associate degree to transfer to corresponding bachelor’s degreesLenexa, Kan. — Sep. 15, 2014 — Since 1901, Sedalia, Mo., has been the home of the Missouri State Fair. In 1968, the town’s appropriately named State Fair Community College (SFCC) opened its doors …continuedcontinue reading

James Hatfield, Topeka, Kan., Receives Grantham’s Eugene “Gene” Jewett Memorial Scholarship

Currently pursuing his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration through the Mark Skousen School of BusinessLenexa, Kan. – Sept. 10, 2014 – For the second year in a row, Grantham University has awarded the Eugene “Gene” Jewett Memorial Scholarship to a student in the University’s Mark Skousen School of Business. …continuedcontinue reading

Beyond the Virtual Classroom – Grantham University Faculty Spends Day at Hope Leadership Academy

“Life Changers” gardened with second graders while discussing importance of oxygen and its effects on learning. Lenexa, Kan. — Sep. 4, 2014 — When teaching at the college level, educators get used to addressing topics in a certain way. Recently, several members of the academics team at Grantham University spent …continuedcontinue reading