Viterbo University’s graduate studies programs.
This catalog has
been prepared to acquaint you with the five graduate programs at Viterbo,
especially regarding topics pertinent to all the programs such as requirements,
admission processes, registration, tuition, student services, and university policies
and procedures. You are invited to consult relevant sections of the university
Web pages for more detailed information, particularly sections about
requirements for completing the Viterbo University masters degree.
Viterbo University is accredited by:
- The Higher Learning Commission, a
commission of the North Central Association, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois
60604-1411, 800-621-7440 (V); 312-263-7462 (F); firstname.lastname@example.org; www.ncahigherlearningcommission.org
- Association of Collegiate Business
Schools and Programs (ACBSP), 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park,
KS 66213, (913) 339-9356; www.acbsp.org
- Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and
Dietetics (ACEND), 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000,
Chicago, IL 60606-6995; 312-899-5400; http://www.eatright.org/students/education/accreditedprograms.aspx
- Commission on Collegiate Nursing
Education, One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530,
Washington, DC 20036; 202-887-6791; www.aacn.nche.edu/accreditation/,
- Council on Social Work Education, 1725 Duke Street, Suite 500,
Alexandria, VA 22314-3457; 703-683-8080; www.cswe.org
- National Association of Schools of
Music, 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21,
Reston, VA 20190-5248; 703-437-0700; http://nasm.arts-accredit.org
- National Council for Accreditation
of Teacher Education, 2010 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Suite
500, Washington, DC 20036; 202-466-7496; www.ncate.org/
Other Approvals and Recognitions
- Its chemistry
program is approved by the American Chemical Society.
- The nursing
program is approved by the Wisconsin State Board of Nursing for the licensure
of registered nurses.
- The education program is recognized by the Iowa Department of
Education and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction for the
certification of teachers in the elementary and secondary schools and for the
training of veterans.
- Viterbo University is recognized and approved by the Iowa College Student Aid Commission to offer degree programs in education.
- Viterbo University is recognized and approved by the Iowa State
Board of Education for the K-12 Principal licensure/Supervisor of Special Education (189) and is recognized approved by
the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners to offer the following endorsements:
Early Childhood (106), Middle School (182), Reading Teacher (148,149) and the
Reading Specialist (176), and Talented and Gifted (107).
- Viterbo University
is registered as a private institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher
Education pursuant to Minnesota Statues, sections 136A.61 to 136A.71.
Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the
institution may not transfer to all other institutions.
It is the policy of
Viterbo University not to discriminate against students, applicants for
admission, or employees on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national
origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, or physical or mental disabilities
unrelated to institutional jobs, programs, or activities. Viterbo University is
a Title IX institution.
contained in this catalog is subject to change without published notice. This
catalog does not establish a contractual relationship. Its purpose is to
provide students with information regarding programs, requirements, policies,
and procedures to qualify for a degree from Viterbo University. A student
follows the catalog in effect at the time of entry and should retain the
catalog for the duration of stay provided attendance is uninterrupted.
There may be
changes in university policies unrelated to specific programs which affect the
health, safety, and welfare of the Viterbo University community that take
effect immediately. Those changes will be reflected in the online catalog.
catalog is normally revised every year and changes are announced. When changes
occur, either the original or the most recent catalog may be followed.