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Davenport University launches Master of Accountancy

April 24, 2015
A new graduate level program beginning this fall will embrace the diversity of the accounting field while preparing students for competency exams using a curriculum tailored to specific areas of study. Read More

Davenport University names interim dean of College of Urban Education

April 14, 2015
An experienced educator and faculty member who helped launch the College of Urban Education at Davenport University is now its interim dean. Read More

Davenport University names board member

March 26, 2015
An experienced educator and business leader has joined the board of trustees at Davenport University. Read More

University names dean of business and technology colleges

March 20, 2015
A university has named an experienced academic leader as the new dean of its college of business and college of technology. Read More

University creates space for veterans

February 18, 2015
A university has opened a new space that’s dedicated to its student veterans and service members. Read More

Davenport launches online competency-based MBA degree

Program puts more emphasis on business experience than classroom time.

October 17, 2014
Business professionals interested in earning an MBA can now be graded based on their proficiency of material rather than time spent in a classroom. Read More

Insurer donates 45 acres to university

October 1, 2014
A national multi-line insurer has donated 45 acres of land in the area to a university to help it expand its athletic complex. Read More

Davenport delivers job guarantee

Building the program involved input from 95 employers on what to include.

August 22, 2014
A university is standing behind its programs with the introduction of an employment guarantee program this fall that fosters student effectiveness in their chosen field. Read More

Davenport’s Master of Urban Education includes clinical model

Partnership with GRPS puts students in front of classrooms right away.

August 15, 2014
To address the concerns of the effectiveness of urban school educators, a Grand Rapids university is launching a graduate program this fall incorporating a practical application to change the model of how future teachers are prepared. Read More

Davenport included in competency-based education network

Initiative will give credit to students for what they know, not time spent in class.

May 16, 2014
A Grand Rapids-based academic institution has been chosen to participate in a higher education initiative to help meet the needs of students through competency-based metrics rather than classroom time. Read More