New Master of Music Education Program Enrolling Now at University of Mobile

Kathy Dean Arts, Education, Experience, Graduate Programs, Learning, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The Alabama School of the Arts at the University of Mobile is accepting applications for the new Master of Music in music education program. The non-certification program is designed for both part-time and full-time music educators interested in pursuing professional graduate training in a Christ-centered environment. Classes offered in online and hybrid formats are taught by faculty …

Class of 2021 Celebrates Graduation at the University of Mobile

Zac Douglas Adult, Arts, Business, Christian Studies, Education, Graduate Programs, Health, Learning, News, Nursing, Sciences, Transfer, UM Grad Success

MOBILE, Ala. – On May 8, 2021, the University of Mobile graduated its first doctoral students in Doctor of Nursing Practice and Doctor of Musical Arts in vocal performance. A total of 265 graduates were honored at the ceremony held in front of Weaver Hall on the Dr. Fred and Sue Lackey Great Commission Lawn. After receiving diplomas, new graduates participated …

University of Mobile Enrolling Now for Alternative Master’s in Education Program

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile is accepting applications for the Alternative Master of Arts in Education program for college graduates interested in teaching. Registration has already started for students who are interested in enrolling in summer online courses. The program is designed for people who have earned baccalaureate and/or graduate degrees in non-education programs and wish to obtain …

University of Mobile Presents Academic Achievement Awards, President’s Scholastic Awards to Class of 2021

Zac Douglas Arts, Business, Christian Studies, Education, Graduate Programs, Health, News, Nursing, Sciences

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile presented academic awards to outstanding graduating seniors of the class of 2021 during an awards convocation on April 28. Among the awards given were academic achievement awards for the outstanding graduate in each college and school who were recognized for academic accomplishment, service, scholarship and Christian character. The Present’s Scholastic Award was presented …

Q&A with UM Instructional Design Teacher Jennifer Fetner

Kathy Dean Education, Experience, Learning, News

University of Mobile School of Education faculty member Jennifer Fetner loves the field of technology because there is always something new to learn. She says the constant change never gets boring, and there are always new challenges to conquer. As an adjunct instructor in the School of Education and a technology support teacher at a local elementary school, Fetner is …

Where will your degree take you – Tamara Gurley

Zac Douglas Education, Learning

Recently, we’ve been shown that the world can change at the drop of a hat. Whether it’s learning how to teach students remotely or effectively using technology in the business world, the University of Mobile aims to prepare their students for anything. That’s why the Instructional Design and Technology master’s program was introduced, and that’s what led Tamara Gurley, a …

Where will your degree take you? – Kassie Salors

Zac Douglas Education, Experience, Learning

“Last semester I was at Saraland Early Education Center helping with first grade. I was really nervous walking into the classroom, hoping that the cooperating teacher would react well with me being there. All of a sudden, everything just clicked for me. I saw the gifts God has given me of working with children, and I knew that I had …

Advice for Christians on Choosing a College

Kathy Dean Business, Christian Studies, Education, Experience, Faith, Graduate Programs, Health, Learning, News, Nursing, Sciences, Student Life, Transfer

The decision on which college to attend is important, and the first step that Christian students and parents should take is the most important. “As a Christian, the decision on colleges should be like any other big life choice we make, namely that we pray for guidance throughout the process,” said Faith Baker. It’s what she did before choosing to …