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North Central University is a private, Christian university located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, MN. Offering undergraduate degrees, online degrees, and graduate degrees, North Central will prepare you with the skills you need for your career and ministry.

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Roger Lane recognized through honorary degree

At the 2023 Commencement exercises on May 5, North Central University conferred an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters award to the late Roger Lane ’89, a distinguished member of the university community. According to Tim Hager, D.Min., Vice President of Business & Finance and Advancement, “The award is a recognition of his distinctive life achievement and distinguished contribution to the…

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Unlocking the Therapeutic Power of Thanksgiving: A Holistic Approach to Gratitude

By Dr. Doug Graham, Interim President As we gather around tables filled with gratitude, let's dive into the essence of this cherished holiday, drawing inspiration from both scripture and the wisdom of modern researchers. Psalm 100:1-5 - The Prelude of Gratitude To set the stage, let's turn to the timeless wisdom found in Psalm 100. "Shout with joy to the…

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Recognizing Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, a month-long observation designated originally by a White House proclamation in 1990. However, states have recognized individual days set apart for celebrating and honoring Native Americans’ contributions throughout the history of this country since as early as 1916. According to the First Nations the purpose of celebrating Native American Heritage Month is by, “At…

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North Central University Ranked #4 in Social Mobility by U.S. News

North Central University (NCU) has been ranked #4 in the Top Performers on Social Mobility category in the Midwest Regional Universities by U.S. News & World Report. This ranking symbolizes North Central’s commitment to empowering students from all socioeconomic backgrounds. North Central University's ranking in the 2024 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges Midwest is #23. What does social…

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