Counseling Psychology Programs in California

More than 43.8 million adults experience some type of mental health issue each year; that’s according to the United States Center for Disease Control. A growing number of people of all ages are seeking care from mental health professionals for conditions ranging from anxiety and depression to stress and substance abuse. A master’s degree in …

Nurse Practitioner Programs: California

The state of California is in the midst of a primary care crisis. According to a 2016 survey by the California Primary Care Association, by 2030, the state will need an estimated 8,243 additional primary care physicians to meet the needs of patients in need of these important services. The number is a 32% increase …

How I Fit an Online MBA Into My Life: Career Switching

We demand a lot from our careers. Paying the bills is often priority one, but usually, that alone isn’t enough. Most of us want to be engaged emotionally and intellectually by what we do day to day. Some lucky people go straight into a career role that does that, others find perfect jobs through a …

How I Fit an Online MBA Into My Life: Two Military Success Stories

An MBA might be one of the most challenging experiences you ever put yourself through. To succeed, you have to be willing to go that extra mile, putting time and effort into what can only be described as a rigorous program. It means squeezing value out of every second of every day. There are no …

How I Fit an Online MBA Into My Life As a Single Parent

Earning a Master of Business Administration (MBA) was something Jennifer Lamb had always wanted to do. “It was a personal goal,” she says. “It wasn’t part of my career development plan and it wasn’t for the money.” So, approximately six years ago, Lamb decided to take the leap and begin the MBA program offered through …

RN to BSN: Online Career Options

As a registered nurse, you are committed to investing in the lives of your patients, day in and day out. But when it comes to investing in yourself, sometimes it can be difficult to find time in the midst of your busy schedule to take steps toward expanding your career options. If you are looking …

How To Become a Spanish Teacher

Have you ever thought about what it takes to become a Spanish teacher? Maybe you were on vacation in Spain or Latin America and the natural beauty of the language struck you. Or perhaps you were inspired by everyday interactions with people in your hometown or at your university. Today, Spanish is the most popular …

Finding Grants for Certificate Programs

Are you applying for jobs but feeling less than excited about the positions that match your qualifications? Imagine saying, “A year from now I’ll be applying for my dream job.” College certificate programs open doors to many careers and can be completed in a fraction of the time it takes to get a bachelor’s or …

How to Become an RN in California

Have you always known that you wanted to become a registered nurse (RN)? Or, perhaps you decided to become a nurse after pursuing another career? The question of how to become an RN in California can be complex, as there are many paths and degree options available to you. It’s important to understand the various …

Oprah Winfrey Inspires National University Students

National University hosted global media leader Oprah Winfrey for an inspiring and exclusive special lecture for students and the University community. Ms. Winfrey spoke about the value of leading a purpose-filled life, and answered students’ questions about the power of education to transform lives. As part of the presentation, Ms. Winfrey also participated in a …