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WGU Washington Offers New Scholarships for Aspiring Teachers

WGU Washington logoScholarships will be awarded to new students enrolling in an education program

To encourage a new generation of educators and help address the state’s teacher shortage, WGU Washington launched the Future Teacher Scholarship for people seeking a fulfilling career in K-12 education. According to the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, 93 percent of principals say they’re “struggling” or in a “crisis” mode to find new, qualified teachers. This scholarship helps smooth the pathway to high-quality and respected credentials for aspiring educators. Continue Reading

WGU Washington Launches New Scholarships

Competency-based university WGU Washington plans to award 25 scholarships to working adults hoping to finish their degrees  WGU Washington is seriously recruiting adults back to college.  Back-to-school season is almost here, and while young people all over the state are returning to the classroom, WGU Washington allows working-age men and women to achieve their educational… Continue Reading

2016 Commencement Highlights WGU Washington’s Five Years of Success

Next week,WGU Washington will award nearly 1,900 bachelor’s and master’s degrees to the members of its 2016 graduating class. The nonprofit, online university – which is celebrating its fifth anniversary this year – provides a high-quality, low-cost educational option for Washingtonians, including midcareer professionals and underserved populations. The diversity among WGU Washington’s student body is… Continue Reading

WGU Washington to Award Record Number of Degrees during Fifth Annual Commencement Ceremony

Executive Director of the Washington Student Achievement Council, Dr. Gene Sharratt, will address the online university’s graduating class WGU Washington will award nearly 1,900 bachelor’s and master’s degrees to students from across the state at its fifth annual commencement ceremony Saturday, April 16. The class of 2016 is online university’s largest since it was founded… Continue Reading