JWU News

College of Online Education to Add 21 New Programs

3/27/18 | This fall, JWU will expand its online academic catalog, adding 21 new programs to its College of Online Education.

The addition of these programs, including recently announced doctorates in occupational therapy (OTD) and business administration (DBA), brings the university’s total online degree offerings to 56, more than half its 2022 goal of 90 programs.

Topics: Hospitality Business Graduate Programs

Dann-Messier '00 Named RI’s Commissioner of Postsecondary Education

8/3/17 | Following a period as acting commissioner, Brenda Dann-Messier ’00 EdD has been named Rhode Island’s Commissioner of Postsecondary Education.

Topics: Graduate Programs

‘Faith, Trust + Pixie Dust’: 2016 Graduate Commencement Highlights

5/23/16 | One student’s decorated mortarboard said it all: “All it needed was faith, trust, and a little pixie dust.” JWU Providence’s 2016 Graduate Studies Commencement ceremony was all about transition, transformation and the culmination of a lot of hard work.

Topics: Providence Physician Assistant Studies Graduate Programs Commencement

JWU Introduces New Masters in Counseling

8/21/2014 | New for 2014, Johnson & Wales University will offer an 18-month Master of Science (MS) in Counseling program, preparing graduates to serve the community as clinical mental health counselors or addictions counselors.

Topics: Graduate Programs Arts & Sciences Counseling Psychology

Brown and JWU Healthcare Collaboration

Physician Assistant Studies

JWU's Center for Physician Assistant Studies and Brown University's Alpert Medical School have reached a mutual agreement to explore areas of potential cooperation, including sharing training facilities, jointly arranging lectures, pursuing educational grants, and engaging in cost-sharing.

Topics: Providence Physician Assistant Studies Graduate Programs