College of Graduate and Professional Studies

When you continue your education at Abilene Christian University, you will expand on what you already know and gain valuable skills to take into your career and community. Our undergraduate and graduate programs in the College of Graduate and Professional Studies are led by exemplary faculty in a flexible online learning environment that prepares graduates for rewarding careers in education, ministry, business, information technology, therapy and nursing. With courses tailored for working adults, you’ll achieve your academic goals in tandem with your everyday commitments. 

When you continue your education at Abilene Christian University, you will expand on what you already know and gain valuable skills to take into your career and community. Our undergraduate and graduate programs in the College of Graduate and Professional Studies are led by exemplary faculty in a flexible online learning environment that prepares graduates for rewarding careers in education, ministry, business, information technology, therapy and nursing. With courses tailored for working adults, you’ll achieve your academic goals in tandem with your everyday commitments. 

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Faculty Spotlight

Committed to Diversity and Inclusion.

Meet Dr. Jennifer Butcher, a professor in the School of Educational Leadership and recently appointed as the first Director of Diversity for ACU Online.

Committed to Diversity and Inclusion.

Meet Dr. Jennifer Butcher, a professor in the School of Educational Leadership and recently appointed as the first Director of Diversity for ACU Online.

College of Graduate and Professional Studies News

ACU taps award-winning producer Randy Brewer to tell online alumni stories

Randy Brewer (’93), producer of award-winning music videos for Carrie Underwood and Taylor Swift, is putting his talent to work for his alma mater creating a series of TV commercials to air throughout Texas beginning in July. Brewer, founder of Nashville-based Revolution Pictures, has created memorable work with dozens of high-profile clients, including Underwood, Swift, Verizon, Brad … Continued

ACU names new dean of College of Graduate and Professional Studies

Dr. Nannette W. Glenn has been named dean of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies at the Dallas campus of Abilene Christian University. “Dr. Glenn brings a unique balance of academic training and university experience in traditional and online programs,” said Dr. Robert Rhodes, ACU provost. “She is fully supportive of the mission of … Continued

Doctorate from ACU Online sparks exciting career move for Texas educator

Among the many titles Darnisha Carreathers, Ed.D., proudly claims – teacher, principal, breast cancer survivor, mother and grandmother – she can now add administrator in charge of the literacy efforts for one of the largest school districts in the nation. Her latest career move was sparked by a doctorate in organizational leadership from ACU Online. She … Continued

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