Tag Archives: Education

  1. Walsh hosts virtual Doctor of Business Administration information sessions

    Troy, Mich., April 27, 2021 – Walsh will host virtual information sessions about the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program on May 26, 2021 and July 14, 2021 from 6-7 p.m. Read the rest of this entry »

  2. Walsh’s Master of Science in Finance receives No. 1 ranking

    TROY, Mich., April 7, 2021 — Walsh announced today that its online Master of Science in Finance has ranked the No. 1 non-GMAT program on Intelligent’s list of Top 50 Master’s in Finance Degrees. The comprehensive research guide is based on an assessment of 1,280 accredited colleges and universities and each program is evaluated on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation and post-graduate employment. The 2021 rankings are calculated through a unique scoring system including student engagement, potential return on investment and leading third-party evaluations. Walsh was one of four Michigan schools and 50 schools listed overall, including Columbia University, Georgetown University and Harvard University. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Walsh announces part-time DBA designed for working professionals

    TROY, Mich., April 1, 2021— Walsh has introduced a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), an intensive, part-time program designed for working professionals and comprised of online coursework, Zoom-enabled remote delivery and on-campus engagement opportunities to advance knowledge of business administration through applied research. The first cohort of students will be admitted in the fall 2021 semester beginning Sept. 15, 2021. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Walsh appoints Teresa Esshaki as Vice President, CFO and Treasurer

    TROY, Mich., April 1, 2021 – Walsh president and CEO Michael Levens, Ph.D., has announced the appointment of Teresa Esshaki to the position of vice president, CFO and treasurer, overseeing finance and facilities for the college, effective March 29, 2021. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. OU to celebrate Autism Awareness Month with virtual events

    The Oakland University Center for Autism is offering a free virtual event series for Autism Awareness Month in April. The series will highlight various topics, including World Autism Day, jobs in the autism field, personal insights about living with autism, and autism research at OU. Read the rest of this entry »

  6. Oakland University’s School of Music, Theatre and Dance announces recipients of 2021 MaTilDa Awards

    Every spring Oakland University’s School of Music, Theatre and Dance recognizes distinguished students and community members with MaTilDa Awards, which are named to honor Matilda Dodge Wilson, who donated the land on which Oakland University is built. Read the rest of this entry »

  7. OU professor contributes to international study on global warming

    Oakland University Professor Scott Tiegs is a co-author on a new study that examines how glacier loss, driven by global warming, affects glacier-fed river ecosystems. The study was published March 15 in the journal Nature Climate Change.   Read the rest of this entry »

  8. OU makes Phi Theta Kappa’s honor roll for transfer friendliness

    Oakland University has been named to Phi Theta Kappa’s 2021 Transfer Honor Roll, which recognizes excellence in the development and support of dynamic and innovative transfer pathways for community college transfer students. Read the rest of this entry »

  9. Walsh named one of most transfer-friendly schools in U.S. for second consecutive year

    TROY, Mich., March 9, 2021—Walsh was named to the 2021 Transfer Honor Roll by Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) for the second year in a row, a distinction recognizing 150 colleges and universities nationwide committed to providing innovative pathways, resources, and support for community college transfer students. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. Oakland University, Beaumont add 20 years to medical school affiliation agreement

    Oakland University and William Beaumont Hospitals have extended their affiliation agreement through 2041. Read the rest of this entry »