MFlogoWestcliff University was established to provide quality education for students wishing to enter the fast-growing fields of Business and Education. Westcliff University, which received its initial approval with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education in 1993, offers various programs in the College of Business and the College of Education. Westcliff University’s curriculum consists of graduate and undergraduate degree programs in business and education as well as other certificate programs. While some schools only teach theoretical concepts, Westcliff University prepares students for the practical and theoretical elements required in the job market today. Westcliff University offers full-time working students a chance to enroll in innovative online and hybrid distance education courses that are convenient and affordable. Westcliff University emphasizes the importance of preparing students personally, academically, and professionally. To ensure its programs are innovative, up-to-date, and of high quality, the university has a Program Advisory Council that includes key leaders from companies including Google, Yahoo, and Toyota, as well as local businesses and organizations. Global Perspective The academic programs in the College of Business and College of Education truly have a global focus. Students taking both the online and hybrid courses originate from such countries as China, Germany, India, Nigeria, Peru, Thailand, and Vietnam. Additionally online and hybrid course students born in the US come from diverse ethnic backgrounds, ensuring that a variety of perspectives make both classroom and online discussions informative and dynamic. Teachings in almost every course at Westcliff University emphasize the global nature of the subject matter: whether it is teaching English as a Second Language in the US, in Argentina, or elsewhere; or, learning about managing an overseas department of a business or acquiring goods and services internationally.

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MA

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MA TESOL Program produces graduates with the skills to train teaching faculty who excel in their roles as educators, creative scholars, and researchers. This program wil ... [+]

MA TESOL Program produces graduates with the skills to train teaching faculty who excel in their roles as educators, creative scholars, and researchers. This program will prepare teachers for a wide variety of positions both in the US and abroad. Our students will be equipped with the specialized knowledge and field skills for teaching English to speakers of other languages. Upon graduation, they will be competent professional educators with demonstrable leadership skills.

The Westcliff MA TESOL program prepares you for a career in TESOL instruction or administration. At Westcliff University you will

Work with diverse students, make teaching demonstrations, and lead projects based on the latest research in the TESOL field. Build a foundation in TESOL principles for teaching and for administration. Develop your ability to think critically and problem solve creatively. Take advantage of workshops and guest speaker presentations, offered throughout the year on both online and hybrid programs. Network with students and faculty working in diverse TESOL backgrounds. Equally important, you will learn from professors who are experienced TESOL instructors, administrators, and curriculum and program developers. MA TESOL Program Objectives ... [-]
USA Irvine
September 2019
Full-time
36 
Campus
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MSc

Westcliff University

The Master of Science Computer Science (MSCS) program is designed to advance the professional careers of technologists in the field of computing. It presents a modern cur ... [+]

Gateway to Worldwide Opportunities Become a Digital Architect of the Future

The Master of Science Computer Science (MSCS) program is designed to advance the professional careers of technologists in the field of computing. It presents a modern curriculum that challenges students to apply principles of design, critical and algorithmic thinking, innovation, management, and problem-solving to the field of computer science. It prepares students to move into advanced careers in computer science and software by providing the necessary advanced skills and knowledge in computer systems, software, and telecommunications to effectively implement computerization processes across several industries including healthcare, manufacturing, research and development, education, finance, and other fields which require advanced computerization to remain competitive in the global economy.... [-]

USA Irvine
September 2019
Full-time
24 
Online & Campus Combined
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Westcliff University

The Master of Science Engineering Management (MSEM) degree program is highly relevant to organizations who are continually striving to close the gap between engineering, ... [+]

Program Description

The Master of Science Engineering Management (MSEM) degree program is highly relevant to organizations who are continually striving to close the gap between engineering, technology, and management for performance. The field of Engineering applies across several business sectors since the field incorporates process, design, technology, and the management of projects and people. The program highlights the synergism between the application of engineering and management as part of the strategic plan and to sustain competitive advantage.

Admission Requirements Admission Application Application fee of $30.00 Personal Statement Transcript One (1) form of Personal Identification, including a government-issued ID with photo Bachelor Degree in Engineering or related field Sign disclosure forms: Memorandum of understanding Photograph/Video/ Testimonial consent to release form FERPA form Attestation form Acknowledgment of handbook Rules and regulations Consent to release information of education Disability description and accommodation School performance fact sheet Information regarding ability-to-benefit examination ... [-]
USA Irvine
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
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Westcliff University

The Master of Science Information Technology (MSIT) degree program provides a holistic perspective to the field of Information Technology to ensure that students develop ... [+]

Program Description

The Master of Science Information Technology (MSIT) degree program provides a holistic perspective to the field of Information Technology to ensure that students develop knowledge about a vast array of technology that drives 21st-century business. The curriculum provides an amalgam of technical and management knowledge required to properly implement and manage strategies in IT security to protect technology assets, infrastructure, and data analytics. Current Information Technologist will enhance their technical acumen and learn how to collect, analyze, and interpret business intelligence relevant to their respective fields.

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USA Irvine
September 2019
Full-time
24 
Online & Campus Combined
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Why Westcliff University

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Irvine, California, 92612 US