Outcomes

What our students are saying ...

"After being laid off and unable to find employment for six months, I was told by a hiring manager that my experience and desired salary were not obtainable with my incomplete college education. I decided it was time to get my degree. Two weeks before graduation from GFU, I was offered a job in my field. Now, a year and a half later, I've already been promoted."

"I believe the program was good in helping me to develop confidence in what I could do. I would have never thought about a graduate degree program without it. More possibilities became available to me."

"(The) hands-on experience - working on a real life project for a nonprofit in the community - helped me land my job, as well as my (professor's) assistance and recommendations to my employer."

"I appreciated the combining of education with real-world analysis. I feel more able to manage effectively, develop employees, and now use this knowledge serving on two boards of directors. Thank you, GFU."

Increased Earnings ...

Nearly two-thirds (64.3 percent) of our adult degree graduates report they earn more money than they did prior to enrollment.*


Return on Investment ...

More than 70 percent of our adult degree program graduates believe the program helped them get a new job or a promotion.*


Springboard for Success ...

Nearly one-third (31 percent) of our graduates went on to graduate school after completing our ADP program.*

* 2012 ADP Alumni Survey (300 Respondents)

Where are they now? Positions of some of our alumni

  • Accountant, CPA candidate
  • Resource analyst at Hewlett-Packard
  • Technical support analyst
  • Manager for residential care company
  • Environmental compliance specialist
  • Executive director, Expansion International
  • Assistant living administrator
  • Operations manager
  • Computer consultant
  • Procurement technical assistance program manager
  • Executive assistant to CEO, Syringa Networks, LLC
  • Senior project manager
  • Regional manager, Nationwide Insurance
  • Human resource manager
  • Clinical mental health therapist
  • Administrator at medical clinic
  • IT manager
  • School principal at private school
  • Real estate broker/owner
  • Vice president for information technology, Eid Passport Inc.
  • Behavioral health clinician
  • Credit union manager
  • HR manager
  • Process engineer

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