Posts filed under "Public Service"

School of Public Service: New initiatives to help develop future leaders

Dr. Robert Waters was named dean of the School of Public Service (SPS) in March 2014. Since that time, there have been... [read more]

Watch: ‘Nyquist Leadership Series’ broadcast

Ethical public sector leadership was the topic of discussion on October 7 as Excelsior College launched its Nyquist Leadership Series with a... [read more]

Excelsior College’s School of Public Service: Educating and training 21st century leaders (Video)

Considering a career path in public service? Dr. Robert Waters, dean of Excelsior College’s School of Public Service, hosts a discussion about... [read more]

Upcoming: ‘The Skills, Qualities, and Roles of the 21st Century Public Servant’

Excelsior’s new School of Public Service is committed to developing thoughtful, ethical, principled, and wise public servants, leaders who build relationships with... [read more]

Back to school for civil servants? Excelsior College to advocate value of graduate education at NYS Lobby Day this Tuesday

Higher education will once again take center stage at the New York State Capitol this Tuesday as Excelsior College makes its case... [read more]

The School of Public Service launches Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree

Today Excelsior College’s School of Public Service launches the Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree. This new program offers individuals from a... [read more]

Students Become Investigators in Cybercrimes Course

Industry calls for greater cybersecurity awareness have increased as hackers, both lone and state-sponsored, continue to strike U.S. and European digital infrastructure.... [read more]

Military Appreciation Month:Traits to be A Successful Leader

May is National Military Appreciation Month. When re-entering the civilian workforce, former military personnel bring with them many skills, among these is... [read more]

Dr. Robert Waters Named Dean of the School of Public Service

Dr. Robert E. Waters has been named dean of the School of Public Service at Excelsior College.   In September 2013, the School... [read more]

Fact, Fiction, and Forensics with Dr. Michael Verro

October is National Crime Prevention Month. Many television shows like Investigation Discovery, Forensic Files, and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation may intrigue individuals... [read more]

School of Public Service Launches at Excelsior College Mindful of Future Career Growth Trends

Excelsior College will add a new school to its growing college roster this fall. Dr. Scott Dalrymple, Dean of Excelsior’s School of... [read more]

Excelsior College Launches School of Public Service

Excelsior College this week unveiled its fifth school, Public Service, which will house the institution’s criminal justice and military studies programs. Dr.... [read more]

Distance EDU on Demand: Dr. Michael Verro on Criminal Justice Career Pathways

Dr. Michael Verro, Criminal Justice program director at Excelsior College, joins the podcast to discuss careers in criminal justice, myths about law... [read more]

Convert Criminal Justice Training to College Credit

For those working in the criminal justice field, an inconsistent schedule and lack of time are two of the main barriers to... [read more]

Distance EDU on Demand: Dr. Timothy Emerick on the Science of Criminal Profiling

Dr. Timothy Emerick discusses the truth behind criminal investigative analysis and separates the myths from the facts when it comes to how... [read more]

Excelsior College to Introduce School of Public Service on September 1

Today, Excelsior offers more than 34 degree and certificate programs across four schools—Business and Technology, Health Sciences, Liberal Arts, and Nursing. Beginning... [read more]

Distance EDU on Demand: Dr. Jeff Rush on Terrorist Minds

Dr. Jeff Rush, criminologist, author and adjunct faculty at Excelsior College joins Excelsior Life: Distance EDU on Demand to discuss the recent... [read more]

Detecting the Patterns of Terrorist Attacks

Editor’s Note: This piece was published just five hours prior to the April 15 attacks at the Boston Marathon, a sad reminder... [read more]

Excelsior College Unveils Master of Science in Criminal Justice

Excelsior College, a private, nonprofit, distance learning institution in Albany, N.Y. begins offering classes for its new Master of Science in Criminal... [read more]