Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Communications at Grantham (Degree Highlight)

No matter what career path you pursue, one of the most important skills any employer will value in a prospective hire is good communication. Whether written, verbal, digital or some other media, strategic communications is the foundation for performing many corporate, management and executive positions. At Grantham University, you can earn a Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Communications that will give you the strategic communication strengths you need to shine in nearly any industry. What students can prepare for And…

Top 5 Misconceptions About Online Degrees

We use technology for everything these days. From ordering a latte to buying cars to keeping up with friends, everything in our lives seems to have an online component. But, for some reason, going online to earn a degree still makes some people hesitate. At Grantham University, we allow you to further your education on your terms. We believe you should be able to work and attend college without creating chaos in your personal life. And we know that an…

The Power of Education (David Marker, Dean of the Business School at Grantham University)

As the dean of the Mark Skousen School of Business, I know the impact that a degree can have for students and their careers. But I see another impact that going to school has for our students—the impact on their lives. One of the best things about Grantham University is that it creates an opportunity for success for everyone who goes to class. I’ve attended, presented and worked at a number of private, state and open-enrollment educational institutions, but what…

Preparing for Job Interviews and Salary Negotiations (Career Tips)

While students usually look forward to the relief that graduation can bring, completing a degree program can also lead to a whole new set of challenges. After all, finishing school could open up opportunities for a promotion or even a brand-new career path. It’s not uncommon to feel a little anxiety, or even stress, if you’re preparing for interviews or salary negotiations. Fortunately, there are resources out there to help, but how do you find them? The best place to…