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More than 70 PhD, master's, bachelor’s, and certificate programs are offered both on campus and online, providing flexible options and opportunities for students to advance their careers and succeed in today’s—and tomorrow’s—world.


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of Money Magazine's Most Transformative Colleges 

Money Magazine (2020)

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The Princeton Review (2019)

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