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Online Open House: Counseling Program Information Session

Are you interested in studying counseling or becoming a counseling professional? Come find out about the Counselor Education Program at North Carolina Central University. We have on-campus and online programs in the following areas of Mental health counseling, School counseling, Career counseling. Join us for an online interactive information session Dec. 11th at 7pm in which you can find out more about our programs and speak with a professor.

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NCCU Online: Virtual Orientation Sessions

The Division of Extended Studies will host NCCU Online: Virtual Orientation For our Spring 2023 New Admits. Ensuring that our new Eagles have a successful first term is our priority.

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Amazon pays for your tuition, fees, and books at NCCU to provide their hourly employees access to online and on-campus learning after 90 days of employment.

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Nursing Graduate Leans on Mom’s Sacrifices to Cross Finish Line

Mohamed Barrie was only 18 years old when his family left their home country of Liberia in West Africa for the United States as refugees. His mother, a registered nurse and single parent, was determined to give Barrie and his siblings a better life.

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Congratulations to all the North Carolina Central University Distance Learner Graduates!

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Faculty Spotlight: Meet NCCU Department of Nursing Assistant Professor, Dr. Erma J. Smith-King

Dr. Erma J. Smith-King began her career at North Carolina Central University in 1987 as a Project Administrator in the Department of Health Education. She remained in that role until 1992. In 2006, Dr. Smith-King served as a Research Grant Coordinator in the Department of Nursing and subsequent to that role, Smith-King became a member of the Department of Nursing faculty in 2007.

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National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA)

NC-SARA and the NC State Education Assistance Authority (NCSEAA) approved institutional participation for North Carolina Central University. NC-SARA is a voluntary process of state oversight of distance education that established comparable national standards for offering postsecondary distance education courses and programs.

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The most beneficial part of the program has definitely been the flexibility.

I'm already into a career now. I'm working towards the Counseling career, but I've been teaching and that's very demanding of my time. So, being able to complete the program online has definitely been beneficial for me."

Brittany Davis

Student, Online Counseling Career Program

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Why NCCU Online

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