The Chicago-based Dominican University, established in the year 1901 as St. Clara College, is authorized to nurture the qualities of service, scholarship and leadership in both the undergraduate and graduate students. This university offers 18 programs for graduation through the graduation schools for business and information systems, library and information science, education and social work. Another college of Dominican, the Rosary College of Arts and Sciences provides 51 programs for the undergraduate students. U.S. News & World Report graded Dominican University in the highest rank of Midwest master's level universities and the best in university education for the seventh prospective year in its special issue in 2005.
>Drake University is a co-educational, private university in Des Moines, Iowa. This university provides several major undergraduate and various graduate programs through its schools and six colleges, dedicated to the arts and sciences, journalism and mass communication, pharmacy and health sciences, education, and law. Drake university provides its students an education which mixes a foundation in the sciences and liberal arts with excellent professional programs. U.S. News & World Report constantly places this university among the high ranked regional universities in Midwest. Both Barron's 300 Best Buys in College Education and Peterson's Guide to Competitive Colleges rank this university among the best values of today's higher education.
Nova Southeastern University was established in the year 1964, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This university is ranked as the 8th largest independent university in Florida with around 26000 students. Nova Southeastern University approaches to NSU awards associates, high-quality education, educational specialist, bachelors, masters, first-professional and doctoral degrees in a number of fields. The Princeton Review has placed this university among the best distance education graduate schools in Florida.
Kansas-based University Saint Mary is a co-educational, Catholic university with programs in sciences,humanities and the professions. Shaped by Leavenworth's Sister of Charity, this online school is committed to the education of the students in supporting in the society's well being. This university offers 25 programs for bachelor's degree and 5 programs for master degree including the graduate education program.
Saint Xavier University was established by he Sisters of Mercy in 1846. It is a Catholic, co-educational university and one of the oldest higher learning institutions in Chicago. The university is dedicated to the liberal arts. This online training academy provides graduate level courses in nursing, education, English, business, counseling psychology and speech pathology and master's degree programs. There are 30 fields in the bachelor's degree programs including business, education, nursing and communication sciences and disorders.