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Revolutionizing Learning: Offering Fresh Pathways to Success


With a commitment to growth and excellence and the goal of meeting the needs of today’s students, Newman University launched 10 cutting-edge academic programs in 2023. Newman’s new offerings cater to both graduate and undergraduate students.

New Graduate Programs

Master of Biomedical Science (MBS): Targeting those entering health professions or considering a health care career, this program blends online and hybrid courses to guide students for their professional school programs as well as their admissions exams.

Master of Data Science (MDS): Open to students from varied academic backgrounds, MDS offers training in data analysis and modeling, leading to careers as data scientists, data engineers and more.

New Way to MBA: A refreshed Master of Business Administration program offers a customizable pathway, focusing on finance, marketing and leadership, preparing graduates for management roles across sectors.

Online Master of Social Work (MSW): Launched in spring 2023, this program provides flexibility and focuses on trauma-informed practices. Graduates can explore roles in mental health therapy and community-based organizations.

Master of Science in Education (MSED) methods and strategies in teaching: Offering an alternative path to elementary teaching licensure, this accelerated program is for those with non-education undergraduate degrees, opening doors to teach grades K-6.

Master of Science in Education (MSED) reading specialist – dyslexia: This program provides specialized training for teachers in reading intervention for students with dyslexia, filling a crucial gap in contemporary education.

New Undergraduate Programs

Agribusiness: Developed in response to regional student demand, this program combines technological agribusiness training with ethical and sustainable principles.

Computer Science: Covering areas like programming and cybersecurity, this undergraduate initiative emphasizes the ethical implications of technology, preparing students for modern tech careers.

Digital Design: Merging creativity and technology, this program offers diverse training in web design, motion graphics and online publishing, leading to various creative roles.

Adult & Professional Studies (Degree Completion): Specifically designed for nontraditional students, this program offers specialized options to help them complete their education, with a personalized experience featuring flexible schedules and delivery along with an affordable $325 per credit hour investment.

This suite of Newman’s latest academic programs highlights a modern and targeted approach to education tailored to various professional fields. Catering to both graduate and undergraduate needs, these offerings underscore Newman’s role as a pioneering educational institution, well-aligned with the evolving demands of the global marketplace.