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ACU names new dean of College of Graduate and Professional Studies

ACU names new dean of College of Graduate and Professional Studies

By on December 1, 2020 in Academic News, ACU News, ACU Online with 0 Comments

Dr. Nannette W. Glenn has been named dean of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies at the Dallas campus of Abilene Christian University. “Dr. Glenn brings a unique balance of academic training and university experience in traditional and online programs,” said Dr. Robert Rhodes, ACU provost. “She is fully supportive of the mission of […]

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ACU taps award-winning producer Randy Brewer to tell online alumni stories

ACU taps award-winning producer Randy Brewer to tell online alumni stories

By on June 24, 2020 in ACU Online, Features with 0 Comments

Randy Brewer (’93), producer of award-winning music videos for Carrie Underwood and Taylor Swift, is putting his talent to work for his alma mater creating a series of TV commercials to air throughout Texas beginning in July. Brewer, founder of Nashville-based Revolution Pictures, has created memorable work with dozens of high-profile clients, including Underwood, Swift, Verizon, Brad […]

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ACU receives grant from Mellon Foundation and National Endowment for the Humanities

ACU receives grant from Mellon Foundation and National Endowment for the Humanities

By on April 12, 2019 in Academic News, ACU News, ACU Online, Features with 0 Comments

Abilene Christian University has received a $103,000 grant to digitize and distribute 30 outstanding works of scholarship, republishing them in a format that readers can use on computers, tablets and mobile phones at no charge. ACU is one of only seven universities to receive this grant. This project is part of the Humanities Open Book program led […]

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Five strategies for success in graduate school

Five strategies for success in graduate school

By on April 4, 2019 in ACU Online with 0 Comments

Excelling in graduate-level courses and securing your advanced degree requires you to up your undergraduate game in a big way. Graduate students are expected to have: A greater level of academic maturity High emotional intelligence Social professionalism Interpersonal respectfulness Strong research, critical thinking and writing skills For some grad students, this means adopting a few new behaviors. […]

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Croy discovers side benefits to pursuing online MBA

Croy discovers side benefits to pursuing online MBA

By on March 20, 2019 in ACU Online with 0 Comments

Big things await ACU Online student Keri Croy, a talented and passionate payroll specialist. She’s currently pursuing her MBA in hopes of scoring a promotion — but along the way, she’s gaining so much more. In addition to benefiting from the business curriculum of her MBA program, she’s learning about Christ-centered leadership, which she hopes […]

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Learn more about online degrees during live webinar March 28

Learn more about online degrees during live webinar March 28

By on March 20, 2019 in ACU Online with 0 Comments

ACU Online is hosting a live webinar March 28 at 6:30 p.m. CT for students interested in either undergraduate or graduate programs. If you’ve been curious about what new programs we’ve launched, or know someone who would benefit from learning more about any of our online programs, we invite you to attend the live, one-hour […]

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