Monday, December 28, 2009

Argosy University on Ning

Ning is a social network platform for the world's interests and passions online. It is an easy-to-use service that allows people to join and create Ning Networks. With more than 1.8 million networks created and 39 million registered users, millions of people every day are coming together across Ning to explore and express their interests and meet new people.

Argosy University invites you to discover our Ning network to connect with prospective students, current students, alumni and faculty. Visit today!

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Former clothing store is toy central for Salvation Army project

NORTH TAMPA - Argosy University staff members arrived recently at University Mall with a truckload of children's gifts.

Bicycles, games, shoes and socks were quickly unloaded, and 72 names were marked off a list of more than 6,500 children whose families have asked for assistance with gifts this year.

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Argosy University FAQs

Get your questions answered about Argosy University. If you have questions that aren't listed give us a call at: 1.800.377.0617

Is Argosy University accredited/licensed?

Institutional Accreditation:
Argosy University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association (30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602, 1.800.621.7440,

For accreditation of specific programs, please review the information listed on the Argosy University website's Accreditation page:

Argosy University is approved to offer degree-granting programs in each of the states in which we operate a location. We maintain rigid academic standards, which help ensure you obtain the knowledge, practical experience, and interpersonal skills you need to excel in your career.
For state licensing of specific campuses please go to

What degrees are offered by Argosy University?

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences
The College of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences prepares students for rewarding careers in psychology and counseling.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Degree Programs:

The College of Education is designed to help transform aspiring educators into inspiring teachers and administrators.

Education Degree Programs:

The College of Business equips graduates for careers in a competitive business world.

Business Degree Programs:

Health Sciences
The College of Health Sciences provides the skills students need to become well-educated and trained allied health professionals.

Health Sciences Degree Programs:

Undergraduate Programs
If you are seeking an undergraduate education from faculty who are knowledgeable, motivating, and accessible, choose Argosy University’s College of Undergraduate Studies.

Undergraduate Degree Programs:

Program offerings, credential levels and scheduling formats vary by campus.

Where is Argosy University located?

Argosy University operates 19 locations across the U.S., and offers a variety of degree programs online.

Find a location near you:

What is the cost of attending Argosy University?

To view specific information on Tuition and Fees, please reference the following link:

Does Argosy University provide financial aid?

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. Argosy University is dedicated to providing its students with an affordable education. We also understand that the aid application process can be confusing, so we are here to help. Our student finance representatives will walk you through the process of finding financial aid and applying for it. They will help you determine what options you are eligible for.

A variety of financial aid options are available, including scholarships, grants, loans, and employment opportunities. When searching for financial aid, it is important to explore all options as early as possible. You can learn more about specific financial aid programs in the Argosy University Financial Aid Guide, or by contacting us to request more information.

Financial Aid Programs information:

I am considering continuing my education, but I am worried about adding on more to my list of responsibilities. Is Argosy University flexible in terms of when and where courses meet?

Balancing the demands of work, family, and an education can be tough. That’s why Argosy University offers a variety of degree programs in flexible learning formats, including evening and weekend courses, designed to fit your busy schedules.

Argosy University meets our students’ needs by giving them the choice of campus or blended learning. Whatever your choice, you are offered the same quality coursework and outcomes.

Learn more about Argosy University's flexible learning options:

What are the requirements for admission to Argosy University?

The previous educational records and career interests of an applicant are taken into consideration in determining her or his suitability for an Argosy University program. Argosy University reserves the right to limit enrollment in any of its programs, and requirements may vary from program to program.

Find a full listing of admissions requirements and policies concerning individual programs in the Academic Catalog:

International Students:

Military Students:

Transfer Students:

Undergraduate Students:

Can I transfer my credits from another college/university to Argosy University?

College credits you have earned at other accredited institutions may be acceptable for transfer to Argosy University programs. Transfer credits must fall within the university’s guidelines and are subject to approval by the campus dean and program chair at the Argosy University location to which you apply. Credit transfers are not guaranteed.

More information on transferring credit:

I've done my research and chosen to apply! Where do I start?


You can apply online here:

You can download applications and forms you'll need to begin the admission process to Argosy University here:

I am a former Argosy University student and would like to return. Where do I start?

If you have withdrawn from all of your classes and would like to return you can complete and submit your readmissions request online! You can also contact the admissions office at your Argosy campus to assist you with your questions about returning to classes.

Readmissions FAQs:

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Miss Black Arizona | A Junior at Argosy University

The judges had their work cut out for them as they had to choose from 14 beautiful young ladies who were vying for the 2010 Miss Black Arizona and 2010 Miss Black Teen Arizona titles on Nov. 22 at the Herberger Theater Center in Phoenix. Read more about Miss Black Arizona here:

"Oliver, who is a 22-year-old college junior at Argosy University, said "I haven't processed it
in mind yet," stated Oliver. "I can't believe I am the new Miss Black Arizona! I am
overwhelmed at this opportunity and excited about the year to come."

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Education World Blog

Check out the Education World's Early Childhood Education Newsletter. Every other week, they bring you activities and suggestions to give your teaching themes a boost. You'll find some new ideas -- or perhaps a new spin on an activity you've used in the past.

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Clinical Psychology | 2012: Armageddon Or Mass Hysteria?

Throughout history, human beings have been foretelling the end of the world, but nothing out of the ordinary has so far come to pass. So what makes the date December 21, 2012 any different? Read on at . Helping Psychology is sponsored by Argosy University.