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Beginning in the summer of 2020, new students employed by Fontbonne University’s corporate partners will receive a 20 percent discount on graduate tuition. The discount will also apply to former employees who left their positions or were furloughed in 2020, as well as members of an employee’s immediate family. Students who qualify for the new...
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EdD Students
Fontbonne established its flagship doctoral program — an Ed.D. in Collaborative High Impact Instruction — in the summer of 2018. The program is based on a cohort model, with new students entering in groups of 10–12 annually each May/June and continuing together for three years. The first cohort of students will graduate in May 2021....
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From a young age, Vivian Cruz knew she wanted to go to college, but she faced several barriers. Neither of her parents attended college after high school, so she would be a first-generation student. She was also concerned about the cost of attending a four-year university. As a DACA recipient, she wasn’t able to qualify...
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Incoming freshmen and transfer students who enroll in the fall 2020 semester at Fontbonne University will be able to take up to two courses (six credits) for free online this summer. Courses include: Special Topics: Drive-In Literature: Heroes, Villains, & Special Effects U.S. and Missouri Constitutions Human Sexuality Art Appreciation Essential Concepts for Health and...
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The Kinkel Center for Student Success, Undergraduate Academic Advising, and Student Engagement is a one-stop shop in the heart of campus, where you can get the academic support you need. It is located on the third floor of Ryan Hall. The Charles Jeffers Glik Testing Center The testing center provides placement testing for incoming students...
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Teachers helping teachers be successful with online teaching
Fontbonne University has announced a new summer program to equip K-12 educators with the technological resources they need to succeed in online teaching. The online course, titled “Keep Teaching Using Technology,” allows educators to complete a professional development/continuing education opportunity or earn three graduate-level college credits*. Professional Development Track Graduate Credit Track Dates: June 22...
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Student at desk taking an online class
Online classes were becoming increasingly common even before the COVID-19 crisis. As the pandemic disrupted systems across the world, however, educational institutions found themselves transitioning to a fully virtual space in a matter of weeks — or, in some cases, days. Fontbonne tackled this transition alongside many other universities this spring, and it did so...
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When senior Kayley Cunningham graduates from Fontbonne University this May, she will receive more than just a diploma. She will also become the first Fontbonne student to earn a Peace Corps Prep Certificate of Completion. Cunningham, who is majoring in general studies with a health emphasis, entered Fontbonne’s Peace Corps Prep Program when Corinne Mason...
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College seniors are facing a difficult job market due to COVID-19. Many companies have announced hiring freezes and are even laying off current employees. Although the employment climate is uncertain, there are many ways students can set themselves up for a successful job search. Davis Moore, Fontbonne University’s Director of Career Development, appeared on Fox...
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Every year, tens of thousands of Americans get sick from diseases passed between animals and people, according to the Centers for Disease Control. As human and animal populations continue to coexist in ever closer settings, understanding how their lives connect to each other — and to their shared environments — is critical. One Health is...
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