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07 Apr, 2017, 20:52 ET Robert Lobato, Jr. Named Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month

Thanks to a partnership between Ashford University and his employer, Robert Lobato, Jr. seized the perfect opportunity to go to college and earn...


06 Apr, 2017, 18:00 ET Ashford University Introduces Forbes Bootcamps

A new bootcamp series has been created for individuals seeking to expand their skills and knowledge in a specific subject-matter. These practical...


14 Mar, 2017, 13:02 ET Ashford University Announces Ribbon Cutting for Clinton Campus Student Veteran Center on March 15 and the Debut of the Hybrid MBA Program

A ribbon cutting ceremony is planned for March 15, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. CT to celebrate the newly expanded Ashford University Clinton Campus and...


16 Feb, 2017, 18:30 ET Forbes School of Business and Technology™ at Ashford University to Host Distinguished Lecturer Series Breakfast Event in San Diego on March 7

The Forbes School of Business and Technology at Ashford University will host the first event of its 2017 Distinguished Lecturer Series on Tuesday,...


18 Nov, 2016, 14:00 ET Ashford University Named a Top 100 Minority Degree Producer by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

Ashford University has earned a spot on Diverse: Issues in Higher Education's list as one of the institutions identified as a "Top 100 Minority...


03 Nov, 2016, 20:00 ET Forbes School of Business and Technology™ at Ashford University Receives the 2016 Association for Distance Education and Independent Learning (ADEIL) College Level Course Award

The Forbes School of Business and Technology at Ashford University has been named a recipient of the 2016 Association for Distance Education and...


20 Oct, 2016, 17:00 ET Stephen Atienza Named Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month

When Stephen Atienza decided to head back to school to earn his bachelor's degree, he knew he had many options available. He also knew that a lot...


13 Oct, 2016, 19:00 ET Forbes School of Business and Technology™ Sponsors 4th Annual Techweek New York

The Forbes School of Business and Technology at Ashford University is a Bronze Sponsor of the 4th Annual Techweek in New York City. Held October...


26 Sep, 2016, 20:00 ET Robert Luft Named Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month

Growing up in a family where education was not a top priority, Robert Luft had a firsthand account of the lack of career opportunities that can...


18 Aug, 2016, 15:00 ET Tiffany Barthelmy Named Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month

Tiffany K. Barthelmy, Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month, discovered a simple equation for academic success: "Desire plus...


09 Aug, 2016, 15:00 ET The Forbes School of Business at Ashford University Announces Next Event in the Distinguished Speaker Series

The Forbes School of Business at Ashford University will host the third event in its 2016 Distinguished Speaker Series on Tuesday, September 13,...


04 May, 2016, 16:15 ET Ashford University Presents Academic Scholarships to Arroyo Verde Elementary Parent and Tarkington Elementary School Teacher

 In support of its partnership with the No Excuses University network of schools, Ashford University recently recognized two deserving...


16 Mar, 2016, 16:30 ET Maritza Melendez Named Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month

 Hard work and determination paid off for Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month Maritza Melendez. Just before Melendez and her...


14 Mar, 2016, 11:00 ET Dr. Craig Swenson Appointed President of Ashford University

 The Ashford University Board of Trustees today announced its plans to further strengthen the academic leadership of the University through the...


03 Mar, 2016, 15:30 ET Ashford University Launches Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree

 Ashford University has announced a new Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program. The program was created specifically to provide working...


02 Mar, 2016, 20:00 ET Ashford University Announces New Master's Degree in Special Education

 Ashford University has announced a new Master of Arts in Special Education (MASE) degree program. Developed in accordance with national...


24 Feb, 2016, 20:30 ET Ashford University Launches New Instructional Practice Specialization for Master of Arts in Education Degree Program

 Ashford University has introduced a new Instructional Practice specialization for its Master of Arts in Education degree program. While the...


16 Feb, 2016, 19:00 ET Vanessa Valente Perryman Named Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month

Vanessa Valente Perryman has always been an achiever. One goal, however, eluded the star athlete and enlistee in the U.S. Air Force: her college...


02 Feb, 2016, 15:30 ET Ashford Professor Elected to Golden Key International Honour Society Council of Advisors

 Dr. William G. Woods, an associate professor in the Forbes School of Business at Ashford University, has been elected to the Golden Key...


19 Nov, 2015, 08:07 ET Ashford University Forms Articulation Agreements with 24 Community Colleges Across the Nation

 Ashford University formed new articulation agreements with 24 community colleges in 2015. The agreements ensure that graduates from these...


10 Sep, 2015, 19:00 ET Ashford University Launches the Ashford Humanities Review

 Ashford University has just released the first issue of the Ashford Humanities Review. Published by the Publications Committee of Ashford's...


28 Aug, 2015, 19:30 ET Forbes School of Business at Ashford University Appoints Eight Members to Its Board of Advisors

The Forbes School of Business at Ashford University has appointed eight members to its Board of Advisors. Dr. Richard Pattenaude, Ashford...


20 Mar, 2015, 13:30 ET All Diets Work

 According to Gallup's 2014 Health and Healthcare survey, half (51 percent) of Americans want to lose weight. But, despite the nation's...


10 Feb, 2015, 18:30 ET Jared Bailiff Named Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month

 Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month Jared Bailiff has always gone after the things he wants in life. He graduated from high...


22 Jan, 2015, 15:00 ET Ashford University Names Graduate and Current Student Jet Kaehn Outstanding Alum of the Month

Jet Kaehn was already an accomplished woman when she decided to return to school. She had amassed more than ten years of experience working at a...