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ACU nursing graduates outrank state and national NCLEX first-time test averages

ACU nursing graduates outrank state and national NCLEX first-time test averages

By on January 27, 2020 in Academic News, ACU News with 0 Comments

For 2019, the first-time pass rate for Abilene Christian University nursing graduates taking the NCLEX test was 96.08 percent, exceeding both the state and national program averages. On Friday, the Texas Board of Nursing released first-time pass rates for eligible nursing programs in the state. This marks three years in a row for ACU’s first-time […]

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ACU Springboard competition announces prize money to aspiring entrepreneurs

ACU Springboard competition announces prize money to aspiring entrepreneurs

By on January 27, 2020 in ACU News with 0 Comments

Applications for the annual Springboard competition led by ACU’s Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy are due by February 15. The 2020 Springboard competition will award up to $40,000 in funding across three different award categories: Concept ($1,000 per team) – Provide entrepreneurs at the idea stage with funding and expert help to use for […]

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ACU named one of nation’s top universities for 2019

ACU named one of nation’s top universities for 2019

By on September 12, 2018 in ACU News with 2 Comments

Abilene Christian University was again recognized by U.S. News & World Report in its 2019 annual “Best Colleges” rankings released Monday. Overall, ACU ranked No. 21 among 95 top-tier regional universities across 15 states in the West. ACU was named No. 4 in “Most Innovative Schools” in the West, a category U.S. News added four […]

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Engineering, physics students make learning fun

Engineering, physics students make learning fun

By on November 17, 2017 in Academic News, ACU News, Campus News with 0 Comments

Learning about engineering and physics means using science, math, economics, social and practical knowledge to solve real-world problems. For students in ACU’s Department of Engineering and Physics, it also means using their knowledge to make learning fun for local schoolchildren. The element of fun was evident during the department’s third annual Intro Design Expo in […]

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ICUT renames its highest award in honor of Bob Hunter

ICUT renames its highest award in honor of Bob Hunter

By on September 25, 2017 in ACU News with 1 Comment

The Independent Colleges and Universities of Texas (ICUT) has renamed its highest award in honor of Dr. Robert D. “Bob” Hunter, Abilene Christian University’s vice president emeritus. Since 1990, ICUT – of which Abilene Christian University and all other private colleges and universities in Texas are members – has on occasion conferred the Founders Award. […]

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