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UNCW Ranked Among Best Graduate Schools; Grad School Hosts Open House Event

Monday, April 08, 2019

UNCW’s master’s degree programs in several fields, including education, were included on the U.S. News & World Report list of “2020 Best Graduate Schools.” UNCW announced the news in a home page story on March 12: UNCW Ranked Among Best Graduate Schools by U.S. News & World Report.

On March 21, UNCW’s Graduate School held an Open House to showcase programs offered across campus at the master’s and doctoral level. Certificate and add-on licensure programs were also featured.

About 150 prospective students attended the event, which was held in the atrium of the Watson College of Education building. Attendees had an opportunity to meet with program coordinators, graduate faculty and students.

Graduate Programs offered by the Watson College showcased at the event include:

And New! Fall 2019:

  • Fully online Master of Arts in Teaching in Elementary Education
  • Post-baccalaureate professional certificate in Coaching and Mentoring
  • Post-baccalaureate professional certificate in Community College Leadership
  • Post-baccalaureate professional certificate in Community College Teaching in Early Childhood Education

Kimberly Harris, coordinator of graduate admissions in UNCW’s Graduate School coordinated the open house event.

UNCW’s Graduate School is currently accepting applications for all graduate programs offered by the Watson College. Program deadlines vary so visit UNCW’s Graduate School website for details or to apply.