Purdue Extended Campus is now accepting nominations for 2015 Awards for Excellence in Distance Learning.
Awards are open to faculty, instructors, or staff members (individuals or a team) at all campuses within the Purdue University system. In the event a team wins an award, the award will be divided equally among team members. At least one of the nominees for each award must be a current faculty, instructor, or staff member at Purdue. The related distance/online learning activity must have been offered or conducted within the previous two years.
New MS Degree in Biotechnology Innovation and Regulatory Science-Weekend Program -
This new area of specialization in the College of Technology focuses on creating leaders in biotechnology innovation and regulatory science, especially relating to pharmaceuticals. The curricula also addresses topics of innovation and integrates emerging technologies.Please visit https://tech.purdue.edu/degrees/ms-biotechnology-innovation-regulatory-science for more information.
New MS Degree in Economics – Hybrid Option -
STEM students from Universities around the world who are interested in pursuing a MS degree in Economics that combines online courses with an on-campus experience should consider the hybrid MS degree program. The hybrid program consists of online courses during the first year then students come to Purdue campus for the second year to finish their course requirements, with the option of completing a thesis. The hybrid program is recommended for students pursuing a PhD and for international students who would like to experience on-campus life at a top U.S. research university. Please visit http://krannert.purdue.edu/masters/programs/economics/home.asp for more information.
New Purdue One-Year MBA for STEM Professionals -
The Purdue One-Year MBA for STEM professionals is a tailored program that combines critical business skills and leadership training with active learning projects, providing context around the opportunities and challenges associated with leading engineering, scientific and technology (STEM) organizations. Please visit http://krannert.purdue.edu/masters/programs/mba-stem/home.asp for more information.
New Online Graduate Certificate Program -
The Certificate in Strategic Communication Management is a nine credit-hour, three course sequence designed to quickly give you the skills you need to enhance your career opportunities and network with like-minded professionals, even in an online space. Visit the website at http://www.purdueonlineprograms.com/comm/communication-certificate