Text Size:
Print This Page

News Articles Archive

10 Results for: academic program

UCF Undergraduate Is First to Enter Law School through New Accelerated Program

Tuesday January 17, 2017
Categories :
Rafael Casallas is the first student in a 3+3 Accelerated Law Program established by UCF and Barry Law.

UCF Creates 1st Interdisciplinary Dual Master’s Degree Program

Monday October 24, 2016
University of Central Florida is gearing up to offer its first interdisciplinary dual master's degree program for students interested in studying both public administration and criminal justice.

New Online Master of Social Work Proves Popular

Tuesday May 17, 2016
Categories :
Students from across the nation now have the opportunity to earn their Master of Social Work online from the School of Social Work at UCF.

Health and Public Affairs Graduate Fair Planned for March 23

Monday March 21, 2016
Categories :
UCF students, staff members and alumni are invited to learn about graduate programs offered by the College of Health and Public Affairsat the college’s inaugural Graduate Fair on March 23.

NCURA Article Highlights Diversity of Research Administration Program

Thursday December 17, 2015
Lecturer and M.R.A. program director Jo Ann Smith, Ph.D., are the authors of “Future Trends: The Growing Diversity of Research Administration Observed in a Master of Research Program,” the front-page article in the December 2015 issue of NCURA Magazine.

UCF, Barry Law Announce 3+3 Accelerated Law Program

Friday August 2, 2013
Categories :
UCF and the Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law have entered into a partnership to offer a 3+3 Accelerated Law Program.

UCF Offers New Research Administration Degree

Tuesday August 23, 2011
Categories :
UCF launches this week a new master’s degree program in research administration that is among the first of its kind in the nation.

Educating Social Workers in Osceola County

Monday August 22, 2011
Categories :
The part-time Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) program offered at UCF's Valencia Osceola campus is preparing working social workers for leadership roles.

New Degree OK'd in Research Administration

Wednesday March 23, 2011
Categories :
The UCF Board of Trustees last week approved a master’s degree program in Research Administration.

UCF Graduate Programs Rank Among Nation’s Best

Tuesday March 15, 2011
Categories :
Four of the eight graduate programs at UCF ranked in the top 100 by U.S. News & World Report are in the College of Health and Public Affairs.


The health care informatics master's program at UCF really helped me connect with the industry, meet people at conferences and sit for the most-desired certification exams."
— Michael Neimann M.S. in health care informatics ('14)
My internship with the District 9 Medical Examiner’s Office was one of the greatest experiences of my life. I gained an excellent understanding of the medical examiner’s office and the criminal justice field in general."
— Adam Stubley B.S. in criminal justice, criminal profiling certificate ('11)
UCF provides its physical therapy students with an excellent education and prepares them to work in the most challenging of settings."
— Jamie Dyson Rehabilitation Supervisor, Orlando Regional Medical Center
UCF's program provided me the opportunity to expedite my student experience while attaining practical experience working within local health systems."
— Daniel Barr V.P. at National Children's Hospital; M.S. in health sciences, health services administration track ('04)
My master's education helped me see the big picture of the nonprofit industry. UCF showed me how to see the different fundraising tools within the Central Florida area."
— Krysti Griffith Executive Director of Growth from Grief; Master of Nonprofit Management ('12)
The course opened my eyes to grant writing ... I learned a great deal and you [Barbara Howell] are truly an excellent instructor."
— Deborah Reith Master of Public Administration student who secured a $10,000 federal grant through a course project; B.S. in criminal justice ('86)
The skills I learned during my time at UCF are what made my transition to law school so seamless."
— Jacqueline Iaquinta Touro Law Center student; B.S. in legal studies ('10)
As an inaugural graduate of the M.R.A. program at UCF, I can attest to the outstanding curriculum developed for research administrators. "
— April Heyward Post Award Services Coordinator, University of South Carolina; Master of Research Administration ('13)
It was at UCF that I first learned many of the skills that I’ve since honed, including mapping with GIS software - an ability I found invaluable to my search for internships, graduate-level coursework, and employment."
— Richard "Ben" Hagen Research and Communications Associate, New Economy Project, New York City; B.S. in public administration ('10)
I am excited to be able to give back to the program that invested so much in me. It is truly and honor and a privilege."
— Carlos Gual Instructor of Athletic Training; B.S. in athletic training ('09)
The faculty advisor [at my medical school] was amazed that I had the opportunity to truly participate in the full spectrum of research as an undergraduate. "
— Chase Cavayero, medical student at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicince, B.S. in health sciences - pre-clinical ('13) 
Give a Gift - The College of Healh & Public Affairs