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Break out the confetti and balloons. We are celebrating! Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW) has been ranked second in Best Online Schools In Wisconsin For 2017! This is truly something of which to be proud. Curious about why our online university is the second best in the state? Let’s briefly check out the statistics from the Community for Accredited Online Schools to discover what makes CUW a top school. Why Concordia? Twenty-three schools made the list. All had to be four-year, accredited, online universities. They were evaluated by cost, offerings, and three additional benefits (placement services, counseling services, and credits for experience). In other words,… more >

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“The Best Schools” recently shared their ranking of online MBA management information systems degrees, and CUW ranked 5th. TheBestSchools.org provides in-depth rankings of degree programs and of colleges and universities. According to their site, they select the degree programs based on the quality of the program, types of courses provided, faculty strength, as well as school awards, rankings, and reputation. Online MBA in Management Information Systems degree programs provide the leadership skills, business expertise, and technical competencies required for high-end positions in the rapidly growing field of management information systems (MIS). In a world highly dependent on technology, computer systems… more >

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Dr. Bernard Bull, the Assistant Vice President of Academics for Continuing and Distance Education, was recently selected to be the recipient of the Distance Education Leadership Award for 2012. Dr. Bull is the recipient of one of three Wagner Awards. The Wagner Awards recognize individuals and their organizations or groups for their merit in the areas of Distance Learning Innovation, Instructional Support, or Leadership. The recipient for the Wagner Award for Distance Education Leadership is described as someone who “has embraced and significantly impacted distance education and distance learning practices. This individual is responsible for the growth of distance learning programs, has… more >

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Congratulations to the MBA Student of the Year – Elearning alumna out of the Green Bay area – Alicia Marth! For twenty-two years, Alicia developed a career in private business with manufacturers and retailers. She most recently held the position of V.P. of Sales until she decided to pursue her “dream job” as a teacher of adult learners. Since 2008, she’s been part of the Wisconsin Technical College System and has been instructing adult students in the area of communications. In her free time, Alicia serves on the Ashwaubenon Education Foundation Board of Directors, Wisconsin Destination Imagination Board of Directors,… more >

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Recent national online MBA program rankings for online MBA programs by MBAOnline.com places Concordia University Wisconsin’s (CUW) program at #32 in the nation. Rankings are based on such things as affordability, design and efficiency of the program, flexibility, how long it takes to complete the program, graduation rates, academic excellence, and availability of university and alumni resources for students. Dr. David Borst, dean of the School of Business Administration at CUW, is pleased with the top 100 ranking but admits there is still more to accomplish. “I am not resting on our laurels. We are already working to do even… more >

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A recent top 25 list of colleges and universities in the seven-county Milwaukee area, with the largest enrollment for graduate degree business programs, placed Concordia University Wisconsin at No. 2 behind UW-Whitewater. The list was presented by the Milwaukee Business Journal in one of its recent issues. CUW’s Global MBA Program is designed for the working profession, with accelerated on-site courses, videoconferencing, or independent E-learning courses available. “Finishing second on the list of largest business graduate programs is quite an accomplishment,” said Dr. David Borst, dean of the School of Business and Legal Studies at CUW. “The honor goes to the… more >

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