University of Mobile Announces Faculty and Staff Transitions

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile announces faculty and staff transitions within the School of Education, Office for Academic Affairs, and College of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Debra Chancey has been named dean of the School of Education. Previously, Chancey served as assistant vice president for accreditation in the Office for Academic Affairs and as a SACSCOC liaison, director …

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University of Mobile Announces President’s and Dean’s List for Spring 2020 Semester

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile announced the President’s and Dean’s Lists for Spring Semester 2020. Students who have earned a GPA of 4.0 while enrolled in at least 15 semester hours of coursework for the academic period qualify for the President’s List. Students enrolled in Adult and Professional Studies majors qualify for the President’s List with 4.0 GPAs …

University of Mobile Hosts Free Summer Arts Series Online for High School Students in June

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MOBILE, Ala. – Alabama School of the Arts at the University of Mobile hosts a Summer Arts Series Online for free to high school students June 1-5 and June 8-12. The Summer Arts Series Online is for high school students, 9th-12th grade, interested in theatre/musical theatre, graphic arts and worship leadership. June 1-5 will offer classes in theatre/musical theatre and …

University of Mobile Enrolling Now for Adult Programs

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – Maybe you are an adult in a career that you love but need an undergraduate degree to really succeed in your field, or maybe you are an adult seeking a new career path – either way, the University of Mobile’s adult bachelor’s degree programs are made with you in mind. The University of Mobile offers undergraduate professional …

University of Mobile is Enrolling Now for Graduate Programs

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MOBILE, Ala. – Pursuing a graduate degree is a great next step for an individual who is wanting to stand out in the career market. The University of Mobile offers graduate programs in some of today’s most in-demand fields, such as business, education, nursing, healthcare, ministry and the arts. UM’s graduate programs are designed with the working adult in mind, …

University of Mobile Announces Class of 2020 Graduates

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile celebrates the class of 2020! Graduates will be honored with an on-campus ceremony on Dec. 12, 2020. The event will begin at 10 a.m. and will be held on the university lawn, where graduates from both spring and fall semesters will be recognized. Information on graduation is at umobile.edu/graduation. Graduates, by their hometowns, include: …

University of Mobile Announces Top Faculty and Staff Awards and Promotions

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile’s highest faculty and staff honors, the Megginson Awards and Faculty Engagement Award, were announced May 5. The university also announced promotions and noted years of service during the online awards event that normally occurs at the annual faculty/staff spring luncheon on campus. University employees participated in the event via Zoom. Following the announcement …

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University of Mobile Plans to Return to On-Campus Instruction in Fall

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MOBILE, Ala. – Dr. Lonnie Burnett, president of the University of Mobile, announced today the private Christian university plans to resume on-ground instruction and residential housing this fall. Faculty will report to campus Aug. 10 with classes set to begin Aug. 17. Move-in day for residential students will be Aug. 14. As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent …

University of Mobile Expands Opportunities for Student Internships and Job Search

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile has partnered with Handshake, a career management platform that expands opportunities for students through internships, jobs, student networking, and virtual career activities and events. “The economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has not only hurt businesses, it has also affected college students who are relying on these businesses for internships in their field, …

University of Mobile Online Master of Arts in Education Named Among Best in Nation

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile’s online Master of Arts in Education has been named among the best in the nation by Online Schools Report. The M.A. in education offers graduate programs leading to Class A certification in early childhood education and/or elementary education. Students may choose to combine the early childhood and elementary education programs for dual certification. …