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NDU iCollege Holds Annual Open House

UNRELEASED | October 19, 2011

On Thursday, October 6, 2011, the NDU iCollege and more than 20 academic partners from across the nation held a graduate degree and scholastic information Open House for students and NDU iCollege Alumni at the NDU campus on Fort Lesley J. McNair in Washington, D.C. Attendees were able to find out about iCollege programs as well as those of its academic partners. Students who successfully complete NDU iCollege graduate certificate programs may apply 9 to 15 graduate credit hours toward select Master's and Doctoral degree programs with partner schools.

NDU iCollege academic partners include universities such as: Auburn University, Capitol College, Cal State San Bernardino, George Mason University, Georgetown University, James Madison University, Johns Hopkins University, San Diego State University, Syracuse University, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of Texas at San Antonio, University of Washington, and many others. 

In addition to the student Open House portion of the event, the NDU iCollege also presented information to its partners regarding its new and updated programs. The DoD Information Assurance Scholarship Program (IASP) representatives also presented scholarship information to the schools. DoD military and civilians can apply for an annual scholarship to have tuition for selected Master’s and Doctoral Degrees paid for by the DoD. More information about the IASP can be found at: http://cio-nii.defense.gov/sites/iasp2/ .

For information on how to become an academic partner, please contact Patricia Coopersmith, NDU iCollege, Director of Outreach and International Affairs at coopersmithp@ndu.edu. For more information on the IASP please email: askiasp@nsa.gov.