NOVI, Mich., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- South University today announced its expansion into metro Detroit with the addition of South University–Novi located in Novi, Michigan. With its first day of class slated for October 2, 2010, South University's Novi campus will occupy approximately 40,300 square feet at 41555 Twelve Mile Road.
"South University has a long history of providing higher education opportunities in areas of study that help students gain the professional skills they need to enter or advance their careers," said John T. South, III, chancellor for South University. "The new campus in Novi will make a meaningful difference in the lives of our students and produce graduates who have the credentials and experience to find meaningful work throughout Michigan."
Initially, South University–Novi will offer bachelor's degree programs in Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Healthcare Management and graduate programs including a Master of Arts in Professional Counseling and a Master of Business Administration.
"South University-Novi will work closely with community and business leaders and hire faculty that have a combination of academic credentials and industry-specific professional experience to create a quality learning environment for our students," says William (Bill) Bradford, newly appointed campus president of South University – Novi. "South University has a tradition of creating supportive campus cultures, where students are known by name and where all of the faculty and staff are personally committed to helping students become successful graduates. This tradition will continue in Novi."
For information about South University, call (877) 693-2085 or visit www.southuniversity.edu/novi.
About South University
Established in 1899, South University is a private academic institution dedicated to providing educational opportunities for the intellectual, social and professional development of a diverse student population. South University offers educational programs at the associates, bachelor's, master's and doctorate levels with campuses located in Columbia, S.C.; Montgomery, Ala.; Novi, Mich.; Richmond and Virginia Beach, Va.; Savannah, Ga.; and Tampa and West Palm Beach, Fla. Further information on South University is available at: www.southuniversity.edu.
Licensing and Accreditation Statements
South University - Novi is pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools - Commission on Colleges. South University - Novi is pending approval under the laws of Michigan.
SOURCE South University