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Excelsior College gives credit where credit’s due.https://www.dau.edu/partnerships/Lists/Blog/DispForm.aspx?ID=20Excelsior College gives credit where credit’s due.2020-04-15T16:00:00Zhttps://wwwad.dauext.dau.mil/partnerships/PublishingImages/ExcelsiorB_200415.jpg, https://www.dau.edu/partnerships/PublishingImages/ExcelsiorB_200415.jpg https://wwwad.dauext.dau.mil/partnerships/PublishingImages/ExcelsiorB_200415.jpg<div class="ExternalClass39DC558171554FC4BC9236E8AE535A9E">Be awarded up to 15 credits for your Defense Acquisition University training toward a 30-credit Master of Public Administration. Excelsior College’s newly redesigned Master of Public Administration (MPA) helps you reach your educational and career goals faster. With your DAU courses, you may be halfway to completing your MPA. In as little as one year, you could complete your master’s degree with Excelsior College.<br> Are you a Federal Government employee looking to transfer training credits you’ve completed for college credits? As a federal employee you may be eligible to transfer those training credits to Excelsior College through our partnership. <a href="https://www.excelsior.edu/article/federal-government-training-for-credit/">Learn</a> more about how training classes have been evaluated for college credit through our partnership. Another great advantage Excelsior College offer is the ability to take UExcel exams and test out of areas that you might already have experience in rather than sitting for an 8-week class. <a href="https://www.excelsior.edu/exams/how-uexcel-exams-work/">Learn</a> more about how testing exam options work through disciplined self-study guides and materials!<br> <br> Through the educational partnership Excelsior College has with <a href="https://www.excelsior.edu/partner/defense-acquisition-university/">DAU</a> there are many advantages to going back to school. Not only will you save on tuition and fees, as well as enjoy a generous transfer credit policy that includes credit for workplace and military training, prior learning assessment, and credits earned from other colleges and universities, you will achieve personal growth. Putting your educational needs on the forefront of your goals could really help in this journey we call life! It’s not always easy to see the worth in what could be accomplished by going back to school but listening to other views and standpoints can be extremely helpful.<br> <br> If you have any questions or want further clarification on the partnership and how you can get started please reach out to:<br> <br> Stephanie Cietek<br> Partnership Manager<br> 518-859-3471<br> <a class="ak-cke-href" href="mailto:scietek@excelsior.edu?subject=DAU%20Training%20toward%20MPA">scietek@excelsior.edu</a><br></div>string;#/partnerships/blog/Excelsior-College-gives-credit-where-credits-due
AMU Offers Year-Round Degree Programs at Affordable Costshttps://www.dau.edu/partnerships/Lists/Blog/DispForm.aspx?ID=25AMU Offers Year-Round Degree Programs at Affordable Costs2020-01-06T17:00:00Zhttps://wwwad.dauext.dau.mil/partnerships/PublishingImages/AMU_DAU_Banner.jpg, https://www.dau.edu/partnerships/PublishingImages/AMU_DAU_Banner.jpg https://wwwad.dauext.dau.mil/partnerships/PublishingImages/AMU_DAU_Banner.jpg<div class="ExternalClassAA97821A9A7A41C5B917B227A5A1C325"><strong>AMU Offers Year-Round Degree Programs at Affordable Costs</strong><br> <br> American Military University has been educating the men and women in our armed forces and defense and intelligence communities since its founding in 1991.<br> <br> In 2020, <a href="https://www.apus.edu/" target="_blank">American Public University System</a> (APUS) is opening enrollment opportunities to all servicemembers through <a href="https://start.amu.apus.edu/degrees/overview">AMU’s flexible and highly affordable online degree programs and certificates</a>. And if you have completed DAU courses, you’ll be happy to know that we’re accepting most transfer credits, making the cost of an AMU higher education degree even more affordable.<br> <br> So, whether you are responsible for contracting, information technology, transportation and logistics, or other DoD career fields, AMU’s career-relevant education helps meet your needs and professional development goals.<br> <br> AMU online courses are designed to accommodate the demanding schedules of our military. Classes start monthly with no set login times that let students study whether on a rotating work shift or on deployment.<br> <br> In addition, students benefit from our highly credentialed faculty, many of whom hold key positions in government agencies.<br> <br> AMU’s new tuition grant, effective January 1, 2020, will cover tuition above the TA cap of $250 per credit hour and offers a book grant to all U.S. active-duty servicemembers for master’s-level courses. The affordability and programs taught by faculty practitioners help place well-structured higher education programs within reach of virtually all active duty military personnel and their spouses.<br> <br> <br> In addition to a high-quality online education, student benefits include: <ul> <li>A five percent tuition grant</li> <li>A technology fee waiver, a $50 per course savings</li> <li>Free textbooks and ebooks for both undergraduate and graduate students</li> <li>Access to a dedicated admissions team that can help you select the right program to meet your career goals</li> <li>DAU course equivalency transfer credits for undergraduate and graduate courses</li> </ul> <br> Classes start monthly, so students never have to wait long before starting the next phase of their education journey. For more information, go online to <a href="https://start.amu.apus.edu/degrees/overview">https://start.amu.apus.edu/degrees/overview</a> or <a href="/training">https://www.dau.edu/training</a>.</div>string;#/partnerships/blog/AMU-Offers Year-Round-Degree-Programs-at-Affordable-Costs
100% Online Degrees Built for Career Successhttps://www.dau.edu/partnerships/Lists/Blog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24100% Online Degrees Built for Career Success2019-09-17T12:00:00Zhttps://wwwad.dauext.dau.mil/partnerships/PublishingImages/PointUniversity_DAUBanner_noGrayBox.jpg, https://www.dau.edu/partnerships/PublishingImages/PointUniversity_DAUBanner_noGrayBox.jpg https://wwwad.dauext.dau.mil/partnerships/PublishingImages/PointUniversity_DAUBanner_noGrayBox.jpg<div class="ExternalClassD4A0C3C40D8E438E90AE9ACAE1DB06BB"><h2><strong>Earn a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Certificate in a Convenient, 100% Online Format </strong></h2> Point University, one of the top 50 Regional Colleges in the South, is excited to offer Defense Acquisition Workforce members a 15% discount off tuition for our online programs. You can benefit from the convenience and flexibility of online learning as you complete a rewarding degree. Explore bachelor's, master's, and certificate programs in a range of in-demand fields.<br> <br> Our 100% online programs prepare motivated professionals to stand out in the field by combining the skills employers seek with robust faith-based courses that provide the foundation for intellectual, professional, and spiritual development—all on a schedule that suits your busy lifestyle.<br> <br> Whether you want to take your career to the next level by pursuing an advanced degree or want to hone your skills with a graduate-level certificate, Point University will help you further your education and profession with a career-focused degree that offers: <ul> <li><strong>Reduced tuition rates:</strong> You’ll receive a 15% tuition discount off in-demand bachelor’s, master’s, and certificates in areas such as accounting, business, public administration, human resource management, and leadership. </li> <li><strong>Flexible course formats</strong>: Our 100% online courses do not require mandatory login times, which means you have the flexibility and convenience of setting a weekly study schedule that works best for you.</li> <li><strong>Convenient learning schedules:</strong> Our flexible programs allow you to access courses around the clock, day or night, granting you the freedom to complete your studies without sacrificing work or family commitments. </li> <li><strong>A supportive environment:</strong> At Point, we are invested in your success. Our professors provide personal attention alongside the academic and spiritual guidance you need to achieve your professional goals.</li> <li><strong>Ready to set yourself apart?</strong> Earn a 100% online bachelor’s, master’s, or certificate from Point University. <a href="http://online.point.edu/lp/dau">Learn more about our available programs </a>or contact an enrollment advisor at 844-671-5839 to get started.</li> </ul></div>string;#/partnerships/blog/100-Online-Degrees-Built-for-Career-Success
GW Law’s MSL in Government Procurement offers government procurement professionals a competitive advantagehttps://www.dau.edu/partnerships/Lists/Blog/DispForm.aspx?ID=23GW Law’s MSL in Government Procurement offers government procurement professionals a competitive advantage2019-07-18T12:00:00Zhttps://wwwad.dauext.dau.mil/partnerships/PublishingImages/DAU_WebBanner_GWLaw%20copy.jpg, https://www.dau.mil/partnerships/PublishingImages/DAU_WebBanner_GWLaw copy.jpg https://wwwad.dauext.dau.mil/partnerships/PublishingImages/DAU_WebBanner_GWLaw%20copy.jpg<div class="ExternalClass261B4A41C78D451E9FE342D701EA11AD">The George Washington University Law School is proud to announce a new, 24-credit Master of Studies in Law (MSL) for Government Procurement that is being offered both online and on campus. The MSL is designed for acquisition professionals who seek added credibility and a competitive advantage in the field by deepening their understanding of the laws, regulations, and policies underlying government contract decision-making.<br> <br> Level 2 and Level 3 certified acquisition professionals can now transfer up to 6 DAU credits toward the MSL degree.<br> <br> Who should apply:<br> Working professionals who:<br> -hold a college degree or equivalent,<br> -have at least five years of related professional experience, and<br> -are not interested in earning a law degree or practicing law.<br> <br> The program’s hallmark is its flexibility, which allows students to design a course load individually tailored to meet their needs. Full-time students may complete the degree in one year, and part-time students may take one or two courses a semester to complete the degree over a longer period. Classes are offered both online and at GW Law’s Foggy Bottom campus, in the heart of Washington, D.C.<br> Founded in 1960 by trailblazing practitioner-scholars Ralph Nash and John Cibinic, GW Law’s government procurement law program was the first in the nation. The program and its faculty have received national and global recognition for excellence, most recently earning the National Contract Management Association's 2018 Contract Management Education Award. The law school is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a charter member of the Association of American Law Schools<br> <br> For more information, visit <a href="http://www.law.gwu.edu/govpro">www.law.gwu.edu/govpro</a><br> <br> Contact: 202.994.4651<br></div>string;#/partnerships/blog/GW-Laws-MSL-in-Government-Procurement-offers-government-procurement-professionals-a-competitive-advantage