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NCU Catalog - April 2018 
NCU Catalog - April 2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

School of Education

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Mission, Vision, and Goals

Mission Statement

The mission of the School of Education at NCU is to prepare professional educators at all levels to become effective leaders, reflective practitioners, and successful communicators within the diverse field of education. The School of Education’s mission is centered on improving teaching, learning, research, and leadership contributions throughout all levels of human development and education.


NCU’s School of Education is a global leader in delivering career-long professional preparation and development through excellence in student-focused online environments.


The School of Education at NCU will produce professional educators who can:

  • Apply concepts of the disciplines
  • Effectively communicate, conduct sound, open-minded research
  • Address educational issues critically and reflectively
  • Create solutions to problems based on knowledge, research, critical thinking skills, and collaboration
  • Respect diverse cultures and backgrounds
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the highest ethical and professional standards through accreditation
  • Foster effective discussion of theoretical problems within the educational profession
  • Nurture a commitment to life-long learning


    Bachelor of EducationPost-Baccalaureate CertificateMaster of Arts in TeachingMaster of EducationMaster of Education in Educational LeadershipMaster of Science in Instructional DesignPost-Master’s CertificateEducation SpecialistEducation Specialist in Educational LeadershipDoctor of EducationDoctor of Education in Educational LeadershipDoctor of Education in Instructional DesignDoctor of Philosophy in EducationDoctor of Philosophy in Educational LeadershipDoctor of Philosophy in Instructional Design

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