Grantham University Names 2019 DEAC Outstanding Graduate, Gary Steensgard

Steensgard recognized at national conference in Miami and will speak at Grantham’s annual Commencement Ceremony in August. KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 9, 2019) –Grantham University, an online university based in Lenexa, Kansas, announced today that its DEAC Outstanding Graduate for 2019 is Gary Steensgard, of Morristown, Tennessee. Steensgard was presented the award at the DEAC 93rd Annual Conference taking place this week (April 7-9, 2019), at the Kimpton Epic Hotel in Miami. DEAC (Distance Education Accreditation Commission) is a non-profit…Read +

Grantham Signs Education Partnership with Kansas Gang Investigators Association

LENEXA, Kan., April 2, 2019 — Online education pioneer Grantham University recently entered into a partnership with the Kansas Gang Investigators Association (KGIA) to help association members advance their careers through higher education. Under the agreement, KGIA members can take advantage of: a special $250 per credit hour tuition at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; free textbooks; a complimentary review of training and experience for potential college credit; and a $0 down, 90-day tuition deferral program. In addition to…Read +

Grantham University Named Military Friendly for Tenth Consecutive Year

Lenexa, Kan. – February 20, 2019 – Grantham University, an online university with a 68-year history of educating the military, has been named Military Friendly for the tenth year in a row. This year, the university received the gold-level ranking on VIQTORY’s 2019/20 Military Friendly School list. “We are honored to be recognized for our commitment to service members, veterans and their families,” said Anthony Petroy, D.M., Interim President and Provost for Grantham University. “Our university’s culture centers on doing…Read +

Grantham University Nursing Programs Earn Top Recognition

Lenexa, Kan. – February 13, 2019 – Grantham University, an online university known for quality, affordability and convenience, recently earned two top distinctions for its nursing programs at both the master’s and bachelor’s levels. Out of 146 schools analyzed nationwide, Grantham’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) – Nursing Education specialization ranks fifth on registerednursing.org’s 2019 Best Nurse Educator Programs list, based on low tuition and its multitude of program options. Grantham’s RN to BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing)…Read +

Grantham ranks high for Project Management degree and introduces newest career-relevant programs

Lenexa, Kan. – January 31, 2019 – Grantham University is pleased to announce top accolades for its MBA in Project Management degree. The online degree ranked ninth nationwide out of OnlineMasters.com designated top 27 online project management degrees for 2019, and was also noted as “Best for IT Project Managers.” All programs were evaluated on the basis of curriculum quality, program flexibility, affordability and graduate outcomes. “Delivering Impactful, quality education that leads to rewarding careers has been Grantham’s core mission…Read +

Grantham University Earns Purple Heart University Designation

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (January 17, 2019) – Grantham University, an online university based in Lenexa, Kansas, has been designated a Purple Heart University for its demonstrated commitment to the military veteran community, especially those wounded in battle. The award will be presented Jan. 29 by Walter Schley, Commander of the Purple Heart Chapter 115 of Greater Kansas City, at a Grantham-sponsored veteran transition and job fair at Overland Park Convention Center. “We are honored to be designated a Purple Heart University,”…Read +

Grantham University Co-Hosts Veteran Transition / Job Fair and Fund Raiser

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (January 17, 2019) –Grantham University, an online university based in Lenexa, Kansas, is co-hosting a veteran transition and job fair on Jan. 29, 2019, at the Overland Park Convention Center. Other sponsors of the event include LoneLight Analytics, Maciel Wealth Management, USBA, U.S. Army Soldiers for Life, and Goodman Gravley Insurance Source. During the event, Grantham is receiving the prestigious Purple Heart University designation for its demonstrated commitment to the military veteran community, especially those wounded in battle.…Read +

Grantham University Welcomes Dr. Romano to Board of Governors

LENEXA, Kan., November 14, 2018 – Grantham University, a leading provider of online college degree and certificate programs, has announced the appointment of Dr. Carol A. Romano, Rear Admiral, USPHS (Ret.), as the newest member of its Board of Governors. Dr. Romano is professor and Dean of the Daniel K. Inouye Graduate School of Nursing at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) in Bethesda, Maryland. She is now one of six Board of Governors members, a distinguished group…Read +

Grantham University partners with Honor Flight Network of Kansas City and Veterans’ Voices to offer two October 27th events supporting military veterans

Flightless Honor Flight: 3:30 p.m. homecoming at Union Station Annual Veterans’ Pen Celebration: 2-4 p.m. at the National World War I Museum and Memorial   KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 23, 2018) – Grantham University, an online university with a 67-year history of educating military heroes, is proud to sponsor two events on Saturday, October 27th in support of military veterans.   In partnership with Honor Flight Network of Kansas City, Grantham is hosting a Flightless Honor Flight, a virtual tour of…Read +

Local NAACP Kansas Branch Honors Grantham University at Banquet

LENEXA, Kan., Oct. 1, 2018 — Grantham University is pleased to receive the Johnson County NAACP 2018 Philanthropic Award, which was presented during the organization’s 55th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet on Sept. 30. The event’s theme, “Working Together to Broaden our Community through Education,” aligns with the purpose and vision of Grantham – a pioneer in online education for adult learners. The banquet also helped solidify an already strong relationship between the university and the local NAACP branch. Over the summer,…Read +