NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Norwich University and the Society of American Military Engineers have partnered to offer a $3,000 scholarship for engineering professionals who wish to enter into an online master’s degree program through the College of Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS).
Recognizing the importance of continuing professional education, Norwich will offer a $3,000 scholarship to SAME members entering the online Master of Civil Engineering program. The scholarship for SAME members is also applicable to any one of its 13 online master’s programs. SAME will also support Norwich’s residential and online undergraduate programs through promotion of this partnership.
Norwich was one of the first institutions to offer instruction in civil engineering in the United States. Many of its most notable engineering alumni, including Grenville Dodge and Edward Dean Adams, have gone on to define the face of American engineering and the American landscape. Today, the David Crawford School of Engineering continues to be a center of innovation in experiential education, and ranks among the nation’s top undergraduate engineering programs.
“In addition to advancing students’ technical knowledge, this partnership is a great opportunity for students to experience the unique curriculum of Norwich’s online programs that provide students with management coursework to position themselves for career advancement and increased earning power,” Master of Civil Engineering Program Coordinator Linda Ratsep said.
The online Master of Civil Engineering program has several concentrations, including structural engineering environmental/water resources engineering, geotechnical engineering and construction management.
The College of Graduate and Continuing Studies is also attending SAME’s 2019 Small Business Conference in Dallas Nov. 20-22 at booth 637. For more information on this partnership, visit online.norwich.edu/SAME.
About the Society of American Military Engineers
The Society of American Military Engineers leads collaborative efforts to identify and resolve national security infrastructure-related challenges. Founded in 1920, SAME unites public and private sector individuals and organizations from across the architecture, engineering, construction, environmental and facility management, cybersecurity, project planning, contracting and acquisition and related disciplines in support of national security. http://www.same.org
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About Norwich University
Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates traditional-age students and adults in a Corps of Cadets and as civilians. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in Baccalaureate and Graduate Degrees. Norwich University was founded in 1819 by Captain Alden Partridge of the U.S. Army and is the oldest private military college in the United States of America. Norwich is one of our nation's six senior military colleges and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC). www.norwich.edu
Norwich University celebrates its bicentennial throughout 2019. In fulfillment of Norwich’s mission to train and educate today’s students to be tomorrow’s global leaders, Norwich launched the Forging the Future campaign in 2014. The five-year campaign, which is timed to culminate in 2019, is committed to creating the best possible learning environment through state-of-the-art academics and world-class facilities and is designed to enhance the university’s strong position as it steps into its third century of service to the nation. For information please go to: http://bicentennial.norwich.edu/
Norwich University’s College of Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS) builds upon the institution’s 200-year academic heritage with innovative online programs. CGCS offers master’s degrees in a variety of areas; bachelor’s degree completion programs; graduate certificates; and continuing education opportunities. The programs are recognized throughout the industry for their rigor, small class size, high student satisfaction and retention. norwich.edu/online
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