Master of Medical Science in P.A. Medicine Receives Accreditation
North Greenville University’s T. Walter Brashier Graduate School has received approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) for its Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant (P.A.) Medicine degree program.
SACSCOC, the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states, notified the university on November 1 that the new program has been approved to be offered at its new off-campus instructional site located at 405 Lancaster Avenue in Greer, effective January 2017. Twenty students have been selected out of over 500 applicants to participate in NGU’s inaugural class.
North Greenville’s P.A. program is one of 218 programs in the nation, one of three in South Carolina, and the only program offered in the Upstate.
Dr. J. Samuel Isgett, vice president for adult and graduate studies, says the accreditation validates the school’s longstanding commitment to quality Christ-centered education.
“We’re delighted that the SACSCOC has once again extended accreditation to the NGU T. Walter Brashier Graduate School,” says Isgett. “They are the premier accrediting body and this news affirms the great work done by our faculty and staff.”
The mission of the SACSCOC is to assure the educational quality and improve the effectiveness of its member institutions. SACSCOC has six core values: integrity, continuous quality improvement, peer review/self-regulation, accountability, student learning, and transparency.
A peer review team will visit the Greer campus in February to review the graduate school’s new Doctor of Education and Physician Assistant programs as well as evaluate NGU’s new facility.
The North Greenville University T. Walter Brashier Graduate School offers graduate degrees in Business Administration, Ministry, Church Growth and Renewal, Missions and Evangelism, Spiritual Formation and Discipleship, Divinity, Teaching English, Teaching Math, Teaching Science, Education, K-12 Leadership, Higher Education Leadership, and Music Education. All programs will be fully operational at its Lancaster Avenue, Greer location in January.
For more information about North Greenville University’s T. Walter Brashier Graduate School degree programs visit academics.php.
NGU to Host Second Annual Faith At Work Business Symposium
Local Christian business professionals share how they integrate Christ-centered values in business.
NGU Tees Off For Athletics
Over $80,000 raised annually for student-athlete scholarships
Danner: Commitment is Key to Success
Greer Mayor Rick Danner told graduates that the primary reason they are graduating is because they were committed to receiving their degree.
Tim Hogue Talks Sax, Jazz, and ‘Oblivion’
“I’m nervous anytime I perform. But as soon as I step on stage and play my first note, that goes away and I let loose,” says Tim Hogue.
NGU Professor's Music on SiriusXM Radio
Sparks' "Nightfall London" being played on broadcast and radio stations around the world, including the Spa channel on SiriusXM.
Student to Hold First Book Signing at NGU
Book covers personal college experiences and words to encourage young women
125-Year Celebration Begins with Founders Day Chapel
"This is the day we celebrate the vision that happened here in the Dark Corner of South Carolina," said NGU Pres. Dr. Gene Fant Jr.
It's Spring Break!
Pray for all NGU students as they travel to their many destinations. Pray for several student mission teams as they share the love and message of Christ.