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GCU Offers Graduate Information Session on Oct. 6

Increase Employment Opportunities with an Advanced Degree

Lakewood, N.J., Sept. 16, 2011—Move ahead of the competition in tough times. Online courses, accelerated degrees, and hybrid courses keep you on target. Discover what a Georgian Court University graduate degree can do for you at a Graduate Info Session on Thursday, October 6, at 6:00 p.m. in the McAuley Heritage Center on GCU’s Lakewood campus.

Prospective students who are nearing or have completed their baccalaureate degrees are invited to attend to learn about the graduate admissions process. The session will include information regarding our 12 master’s degree programs and more than 50 postbaccalaureate and post-master’s degree certification and certificate programs, meeting with faculty, and general financial aid information.

Join us to learn about GCU’s newest master’s degree, the M.A. in Applied Behavior Analysis, which provides students with the knowledge and skills to deliver effective behavioral programs to individuals with pervasive developmental disabilities. Or consider the new M.S. in Homeland Security program, which offers classes taught by internationally known faculty with insight into the global war on terror. Whether you are considering a career in homeland security for the first time or are currently a law enforcement professional looking for new challenges, GCU offers a learning experience you just can’t find anywhere else.

GCU also offers early childhood P–3 programs that prepare candidates for teaching young learners. Candidates will acquire necessary content knowledge, be coached to create effective learning environments, and be supported as they become professional early childhood educators.

Georgian Court University offers the following graduate degrees:

•    M.A. in Applied Behavior Analysis
•    M.S. in Homeland Security
•    M.S. in Biology
•    Master of Business Administration
•    M.A. in Administration & Leadership
•    M.A. in Education
•    M.A. in Education—School Counseling
•    M.A. in Mathematics
•    M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
•    M.A. in School Psychology
•    M.A. in Holistic Health Studies
•    M.A. in Theology

Reserve your place at one of GCU’s spring Graduate Information Sessions by calling the Office of Graduate Admissions at 732.987.2770 or reserving online at

Additional Graduate Info Sessions will be held on Thursdays, November 17 and December 8, at 6:00 p.m. in the McAuley Heritage Center.

Founded in 1908 and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University is a comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts core and a special concern for women. A forward-thinking university that supports diversity and academic excellence, Georgian Court serves nearly 3,000 students of all faiths and backgrounds in a residential Women's College and a coeducational University College with undergraduate and graduate programs. Georgian Court's main campus is located at 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, N.J., on the picturesque former George Jay Gould estate, now named a National Historic Landmark. Georgian Court also offers classes at its site at One Woodbridge Center in Woodbridge, at Coastal Communiversity in Wall, and at Cumberland County College in Vineland.

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