Graduate Catalog Addendum/Errata


2017-2018 GRADUATE STUDIES CATALOG

Effective 1 June 2017 through 31 May 2018

Please see the Graduate Catalog Archives for PDF versions of past catalogs.



 
 

Below are listed additions and corrections to the 2017-18 Graduate Studies Catalog since its publication on 01 June 2017. All corrections listed below have been made in the main online catalog sections to which they apply and will appear in the print version of those individual pages. They do not appear, however, in the PDF version of the full catalog.

This page was last updated on 06 December 2017.

Changes by Department/Program

  • Academic Policies - Certificate Program Policies and Procedures
  • Academic Policies - Conduct
  • Admission - General Admission Information
  • Advanced New Media Production (Certificate)
  • Advertising and Marketing Communications (MA)
  • Applied Behavior Analysis (Certificate)
  • Art (MA)
  • Arts Management and Leadership (MFA)
  • Business and Organizational Security Management (MA)
  • Campus Locations and Offerings
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - International Campuses - Greece - Athens
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - International Campuses - Switzerland - Geneva
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - International Campuses - Thailand - Bangkok
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - International Campuses - Thailand - Hua Hin/Cha-am
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - Online Programs
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - California - Irvine Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - California - Los Angeles Air Force Base
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Colorado - Colorado Springs Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Colorado - Peterson Air Force Base
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - District of Columbia - Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling/Bolling AFB
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Florida - Jacksonville Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Florida - Jacksonville Naval Air Station
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Florida - Lakeland Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Florida - Melbourne
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Florida - Merritt Island
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Florida - Ocala Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Florida - Orlando Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Florida - Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Georgia - Fort Gordon
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Illinois - Scott Air Force Base
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Illinois - Webster University at Southwestern Illinois College
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Kansas - Fort Leavenworth
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Maryland - Joint Base Andrews/Andrews Air Force Base
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Maryland - Southern Maryland Educations Center
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Missouri - Gateway Campus
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Missouri - Fort Leonard Wood
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - North Carolina - Camp Lejeune
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - North Carolina - Fort Bragg
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - South Carolina - Charleston Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - South Carolina - Columbia Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - South Carolina - Greenville Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - South Carolina - Myrtle Beach Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - South Carolina - Shaw Air Force Base
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Texas - Fort Bliss
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Texas - San Antonio Metro
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Virginia - Fort Belvoir
  • Campus Locations and Offerings - United States - Virginia - Henderson Hall
  • College of Arts & Sciences - Graduate Certificates
  • Communications Management (MA)
  • Counseling (MA)
  • Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Digital Marketing Management (Certificate)
  • Education for Global Sustainability (Certificate)
  • Enrollment - Course Load Guidelines
  • Environmental Management (MS)
  • Faculty - U.S. Campuses - Florida
  • Finance (MS)
  • Forensic Accounting (MS)
  • Fundamentals of Multimedia Production (Certificate)
  • George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology - Graduate Certificates
  • Gerontology (Certificate)
  • Gerontology (MA)
  • Gifted Education and Talent Development (Certificate)
  • Global MA in International Relations (GMA)
  • Government Contracting (Certificate)
  • Graduate Degrees
  • Graduate Studies Catalog (main page)
  • Health Care Management (MA)
  • Healthcare Leadership (Certificate)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Human Services (MA)
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • International Business (MA)
  • International Human Rights (MA)
  • International Nongovernmental Organizations (MA)
  • International Relations (MA)
  • Latino Communication Leadership (Certificate)
  • Latino Media (Certificate)
  • Leadership in Tiered Systems of Support: RTI and PBIS (Certificate)
  • Legal Studies (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA) - Emphasis in Project Management
  • Marketing (MS)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Media Communications (MA)
  • Media Literacy (MA)
  • Mobile Technology in Education (Certificate)
  • Music (MA)
  • Music (MM) in Church Music; Composition; Jazz Studies; Performance; Orchestral Performance
  • New Media Production (MA)
  • Nonprofit Leadership (MA)
  • Nurse Anesthesia (MS)
  • Nursing (MSN)
  • Online Teaching and Learning (Certificate)
  • Organizational Development (Certificate)
  • Organizational Development (MA)
  • Paralegal Studies (Certificate)
  • Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA)
  • Project Management (Certificate)
  • Psychology with an Emphasis in Counseling Psychology (MA)
  • Public Relations (MA)
  • Remote Sensing and Geospatial Information Systems (Certificate)
  • School of Communication - Programs
  • School of Education - Programs
  • Science Management and Leadership (MS)
  • Space Systems Operations Management (MS)
  • Special Education (MA) - Emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Teaching English as a Second Language (MA)
  • Teaching English as a Foreign Language (Certificate)
  • Tuition, Fees and Refunds - Federal Financial Aid Student Eligibility
  • Tuition, Fees and Refunds - Financial Aid
  • Tuition, Fees and Refunds - Tuition and Fees
  • Writing for Educators (Certificate)

Changes by Date

02 June 2017

Faculty

Under Faculty, the information for the U.S. Campuses in Florida should include the following at the end of the section:

To view the leadership teams, please visit the individual campus website for Jacksonville, Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Lakeland, Melbourne, Merritt Island, Ocala, Orlando, and St. Petersburg.

Graduate Studies Catalog

The following statement should be included on main page of the Graduate Studies Catalog, to clarify that the catalog is a contractual obligation for students in the state of Florida:

For students in the state of Florida, the catalog shall constitute a contractual obligation of the school to the student and shall be the official statement of the school's policies, programs, services, and charges and fees.

09 June 2017

Campus Locations and Offerings

The accuracy date of campus offerings should list the official publication date of June 1, 2017.

Campus Locations and Offerings - International

The list of programs offered at the Geneva, Switzerland campus should read:

  • 1-Year MBA: Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Advanced Research (Certificate)
  • Counseling (MA)
  • Health Care Management (French) (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • International Nongovernmental Organizations (MA)
  • International Relations (MA)
  • Healthcare Leadership (French) (Certificate)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The list of programs offered at the Bangkok, Thailand campus should read:

  • International Relations (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Teaching English as a Second Language (MA)

The campus at Hua Hin/Cha-am, Thailand has expanded to offer graduate programs:

Hua Hin/Cha-am
Webster University Thailand
143 Moo 5, Tambon Sampraya,
Cha-am, Petchaburi 76120
Thailand
Ph: (011) 66 (32) 456-161-8
Fax: (011) 66 (32) 456 169

Programs offered:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Campus Locations and Offerings - Online Programs

The list of online graduate certificate programs for the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology should read:

Campus Locations and Offerings - United States

The list of programs offered at the Merritt Island, Florida campus should read:

  • Business and Organizational Security Management (MA)
  • Counseling (MA)
  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Cybersecurity - Threat Detection (Certificate)
  • Global Business (Certificate)
  • Government Contracting (Certificate)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA)
  • Project Management (Certificate)

The list of programs offered at the San Antonio Metro, Texas campus should read:

  • Counseling (MA) with an Emphasis in Clinical Mental Health
  • Cybersecurity - Threat Detection (Certificate)
  • Government Contracting (Certificate)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA)
  • Project Management (Certificate) 

Digital Marketing Management (Certificate)

This program is offered at the St. Louis home campus and online.

Latino Communication Leadership (Certificate)

This program is only offered through the metro campus locations in Irvine and Orlando, along with hybrid course offerings at the St. Louis home campus. To qualify for this certificate program, students must be enrolled for in-person classroom offerings or hybrid courses at one of those three locations.

Latino Media (Certificate)

This program is only offered through the metro campus locations in Irvine and Orlando, along with hybrid course offerings at the St. Louis home campus. To qualify for this certificate program, students must be enrolled for in-person classroom offerings or hybrid courses at one of those three locations.

Media Communications (MA)

This program is offered online and at the St. Louis home campus.

Teaching English as a Second Language (MA)

This program is offered online, at the St. Louis home campus, and at select U.S. and international campuses. 

16 June 2017

Campus Locations and Offerings - United States

The list of programs offered at the Ocala Metro, Florida campus should read:

  • Counseling (MA)
  • Cybersecurity - Threat Detection (Certificate)
  • Global Business (Certificate)
  • Government Contracting (Certificate)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Human Services (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Project Management (Certificate)

The list of programs offered at the Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg, Florida campus should read:

  • Cybersecurity - Threat Detection (Certificate)
  • Counseling (MA)
  • Global Business (Certificate)
  • Government Contracting (Certificate)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Human Services (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Project Management (Certificate)

The list of programs offered at the Charleston Metro, South Carolina campus should read:

  • Change Leadership: Foundations (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Change Leadership: Managing Complexity for Total System Results (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Change Leadership: Managing Teamwork and Communications (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Counseling (MA)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA)

The list of programs offered at the Columbia Metro, South Carolina campus should read:

  • 1-Year MBA: Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Change Leadership: Foundations (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Change Leadership: Managing Complexity for Total System Results (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Change Leadership: Managing Teamwork and Communications (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Counseling (MA)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)

The list of programs offered at the Greenville Metro, South Carolina campus should read:

  • 1-Year MBA: Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Change Leadership: Foundations (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Change Leadership: Managing Complexity for Total System Results (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Change Leadership: Managing Teamwork and Communications (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Counseling (MA) - Teach Out
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)

The list of programs offered at the Myrtle Beach Metro, South Carolina campus should read:

  • Change Leadership: Foundations (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Change Leadership: Managing Complexity for Total System Results (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Change Leadership: Managing Teamwork and Communications (Certificate) (not accepting new students)
  • Counseling (MA)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)

Organizational Development (MA)

This program is offered online and at the St. Louis home campus.

28 July 2017

Campus Locations and Offerings - United States

The list of programs offered at the Charleston Metro, South Carolina campus should read:

  • Counseling (MA)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Organizational Development (Certificate)
  • Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA)

The list of programs offered at the Columbia Metro, South Carolina campus should read:

  • Counseling (MA)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Organizational Development (Certificate)

The list of programs offered at the Greenville Metro, South Carolina campus should read:

  • Counseling (MA) - Teach Out
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Organizational Development (Certificate)

The list of programs offered at the Myrtle Beach Metro, South Carolina campus should read:

  • Counseling (MA)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Organizational Development (Certificate)

Management and Leadership (MA) - Emphasis in Project Management

The list of required courses for the emphasis in project management should read:

  • BUSN 5100 Introduction to Project Management (3 hours)
  • BUSN 5300 Project Procurement Management (3 hours)
  • BUSN 5700 Advances in Project Management (3 hours)
    (prerequisites: BUSN 5100 and BUSN 5760)

Organizational Development (Certificate)

This program is offered online, at the St. Louis home campus and at select U.S. campus locations.

Project Management (Certificate)

The list of required courses for the certificate in project management should read:

  • BUSN 5100 Introduction to Project Management (3 hours)
  • BUSN 5300 Project Procurement Management (3 hours)
  • BUSN 5700 Advances in Project Management (3 hours)
    (prerequisites: BUSN 5100 and BUSN 5760)
  • MNGT 5670 Managerial Leadership (3 hours)  

15 August 2017

Campus Locations and Offerings - United States

The list of programs offered at the Irvine Metro, California campus should read:

  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Latino Communication Leadership (Certificate)
  • Latino Media (Certificate)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The list of programs offered at the Merritt Island, Florida campus should read:

  • Business and Organizational Security Management (MA)
  • Counseling (MA)
  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Cybersecurity - Threat Detection (Certificate)
  • Global Business (Certificate)
  • Government Contracting (Certificate)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA)
  • Project Management (Certificate)

The list of programs offered at the Fort Gordon, Georgia campus should read:

  • Business and Organizational Security Management (MA)
  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)

The list of programs offered at the Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri campus should read:

  • Business and Organizational Security Management (MA)
  • Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Environmental Management (MS)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The list of programs offered at the Gateway, Missouri campus should read:

  • Business and Organizational Security Management (MA)
  • Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Cybersecurity - Threat Detection (Certificate)
  • Finance (MS)
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Legal Studies (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Paralegal Studies (Certificate)
  • Project Management (Certificate)

Criminal Justice (MS)

This program is offered online, at the St. Louis home campus, and at select U.S. campuses. Please see the Campus Locations section of this catalog for a list of campuses where this program is offered.

25 August 2017

Campus Locations and Offerings - United States

Webster University at Southwestern Illinois College has been added as a new location:

Webster University at Southwestern Illinois College
2500 Carlyle Ave.
Belleville, IL 62221-5859
Ph: (618) 746-4747
Fax: (618) 746-2315
websteratswic@webster.edu

Programs offered:

  • Cybersecurity (MS)

30 August 2017

Enrollment - Course Load Guidelines

The final paragraph of the Course Load Guidelines section should read:

All student athletes have academic requirements they must meet in order to be eligible for competition at Webster University. For specific requirements, refer to the Student-Athlete Handbook.

08 September 2017

Campus Locations and Offerings - International

The list of programs offered at the Athens, Greece campus should read:

  • International Relations (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Security Studies (Certificate)
  • Teaching English as a Second Language (MA)

The list of programs offered at the Geneva, Switzerland campus should read:

  • 1-Year MBA: Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Advanced Research (Certificate)
  • Counseling (MA)
  • Health Care Management (French) (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • International Nongovernmental Organizations (MA)
  • International Relations (MA)
  • Healthcare Leadership (French) (Certificate)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Security Studies (Certificate)

29 September 2017

Graduate Degrees

To accurately reflect degree type and major, the MM in music should read as follows:

13 October 2017

Advanced New Media Production (Certificate)

The certificate in Advanced New Media Production should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/advanced-new-media-production/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Applied Behavior Analysis (Certificate)

The certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/applied-behavior-analysis/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Education for Global Sustainability (Certificate)

The certificate in Education for Global Sustainability should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/education-for-global-sustainability/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who completed this program.

Fundamentals of Multimedia Production (Certificate)

The certificate in Fundamentals of Multimedia Production should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/fundamentals-of-multimedia-production/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Gerontology (Certificate)

The certificate in Gerontology should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/gerontology/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Gifted Education and Talent Development (Certificate)

The certificate in Gifted Education and Talent Development should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/gifted-education-and-talent-development/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Government Contracting (Certificate)

The certificate in Government Contracting should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/government-contracting/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program. 

Healthcare Leadership (Certificate)

The certificate in Healthcare Leadership should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/healthcare-leadership/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program. 

Latino Medio (Certificate)

The certificate in Latino Media should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/latino-media/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Leadership in Tiered Systems of Support: RTI and PBIS (Certificate)

The certificate in Leadership in Tiered Systems of Support: RTI and PBIS should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/leadership-in-tiered-systems-of-support/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Mobile Technology in Education (Certificate)

The certificate in Mobile Technology in Education should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/mobile-technology-in-education/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Online Teaching and Learning (Certificate)

The certificate in Online Teaching and Learning should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/online-teaching-and-learning/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Paralegal Studies (Certificate)

The certificate in Paralegal Studies should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/paralegal-studies/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Remote Sensing and Geospatial Information Systems (Certificate)

The certificate in Remote Sensing and Geospatial Information Systems should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/remote-sensing-and-geospatial-information-systems/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Teaching English as a Foreign Language (Certificate)

The certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/teaching-as-a-foreign-language/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Writing for Educators (Certificate)

The certificate in Writing for Educators should include information regarding the program's Gainful Employment Disclosure, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment/graduate/writing-for-educators/gedt.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Academic Policies - Certificate Program Policies and Procedures
Admission - General Admission Information
Tuition, Fees and Refunds - Federal Financial Aid Student Eligibility
Tuition, Fees and Refunds - Financial Aid
Tuition, Fees and Refunds - Tuition and Fees

Each of the sections listed above should include information regarding Gainful Employment Disclosures, which should read as follows:

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View Webster University's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended our programs.

Campus Locations and Offerings

Campus Locations and Offerings should include information regarding Gainful Employment Disclosures for applicable certificate programs, which should read as follows:

**Graduate programs marked with this symbol are considered Gainful Employment programs. The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View Webster University's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended our programs. 

The symbol indicating Gainful Employment Programs was added to the following certificate programs at the following locations:

International - Switzerland - Geneva

  • Healthcare Leadership

Online Programs

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Education for Global Sustainability
  • Gerontology
  • Government Contracting
  • Leadership in Tiered Systems of Support
  • Mobile Technology in Education
  • Online Teaching and Learning
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Teaching English as a Foreign Language

United States - California - Irvine Metro

  • Latino Media

United States - California - Los Angeles Air Force Base
United States - Colorado - Colorado Springs Metro

United States - Colorado - Peterson Air Force Base
United States - District of Columbia - Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling/Bolling AFB
United States - Florida - Jacksonville Metro
United States - Florida - Jacksonville Naval Air Station
United States - Florida - Lakeland Metro
United States - Florida - Melbourne
United States - Florida - Merritt Island
United States - Florida - Ocala Metro

  • Government Contracting

United States - Florida - Orlando Metro

  • Government Contracting
  • Latino Media

United States - Florida - Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg
United States - Illinois - Scott Air Force Base
United States - Kansas - Fort Leavenworth
United States - Maryland - Joint Base Andrews/Andrews Air Force Base
United States - Maryland - Southern Maryland Educations Center

  • Government Contracting

United States - Missouri - Gateway Campus

  • Paralegal Studies

United States - North Carolina - Camp Lejeune
United States - North Carolina - Fort Bragg
United States - South Carolina - Shaw Air Force Base
United States - Texas - Fort Bliss
United States - Texas - San Antonio Metro
United States - Virginia - Fort Belvoir

  • Government Contracting

College of Arts & Sciences - Graduate Certificates

The listing of Graduate Certificates in the College of Arts & Sciences should include information regarding Gainful Employment programs, which should read as follows:

*Graduate programs marked with this symbol are considered Gainful Employment programs. The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View Webster University's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended our programs. 

The symbol indicating Gainful Employment programs was added to the following programs:

  • Gerontology
  • Healthcare Leadership
  • Paralegal Studies

George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology - Graduate Certificates

The listing of Graduate Certificates in the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology should include information regarding Gainful Employment programs, which should read as follows:

*Graduate programs marked with this symbol are considered Gainful Employment programs. The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View Webster University's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended our programs. 

The symbol indicating Gainful Employment programs was added to the following programs:

  • Government Contracting
  • Remote Sensing Analysis and Geospatial Information Systems (GIS)

School of Communications - Programs

The listing of Programs in the School of Communications should include information regarding Gainful Employment programs, which should read as follows:

*Graduate programs marked with this symbol are considered Gainful Employment programs. The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View Webster University's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended our programs. 

The symbol indicating Gainful Employment programs was added to the following programs:

  • Advanced New Media Production
  • Fundamentals of Media Production
  • Latino Media

School of Education - Programs

The listing of Programs in the School of Education should include information regarding Gainful Employment programs, which should read as follows:

*Graduate programs marked with this symbol are considered Gainful Employment programs. The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View Webster University's Gainful Employment Disclosures at http://www.webster.edu/consumers/gainful-employment.html to see important information about the education debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended our programs. 

The symbol indicating Gainful Employment programs was added to the following programs:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Education for Global Sustainability
  • Gifted Education and Talent Development
  • Leadership in Tiered Systems of Support: RTI & PBIS
  • Mobile Technology in Education
  • Online Teaching & Learning
  • Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • Writing for Educators

03 November 2017

Art (MA)

The Policies and Procedures section should read as follows:

The candidate should also consult the Academic Policies and Procedures section of the catalog for further Webster University policies regarding course attendance; conduct; grades; academic warning, probation, and dismissal; transcripts; and diploma.

Arts Management and Leadership (MFA)

The program should include an Advancement to Candidacy section, which should read as follows:

Admission to the program constitutes advancement to candidacy. 

Advertising and Marketing Communications (MA)
Business and Organizational Security Management (MA)
Communications Management (MA)
Counseling (MA)
Criminal Justice (MS)
Cybersecurity (MS)
Environmental Management (MS)
Finance (MS)
Forensic Accounting (MS)
Gerontology (MA)
Global MA in International Relations (GMA)
Health Care Management (MA)
Human Resources Development (MA)
Human Resources Management (MA)
Human Services (MA)
Information Technology Mangement (MA)
International Business (MA)
International Human Rights (MA)
International Nongovernmental Organizations (MA)
International Relations (MA)
Legal Studies (MA)
Management and Leadership (MA)
Marketing (MS)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Health Administration (MHA)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Media Communications (MA)
Media Literacy (MA)
Music (MA)
Music (MM) in Church Music; Composition; Jazz Studies; Performance; Orchestral Performance
New Media Production (MA)
Nonprofit Leadership (MA)
Nurse Anesthesia (MS)
Nursing (MSN)
Organizational Development (MA)
Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA)
Psychology with an Emphasis in Counseling Psychology (MA)
Public Relations (MA)
Science Management and Leadership (MS)
Space Systems Operations Management (MS)

For each program listed above, the Advancement to Candidacy section should read as follows:

Students are admitted to their graduate program upon completion of all admission requirements. Students are advanced to candidacy status after successfully completing 12 credit hours of graduate credit, with grades of B- or better. In the MBA program and other specialized programs, courses required as prerequisites to the program do not count toward the 12 credit hours required for advancement.

22 November 2017

Special Education (MA) - Emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis

The second paragraph in the Emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis section should read as follows:

The emphasis is designed to prepare candidates with coursework-based content knowledge and skills required to apply to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst® Examination offered through the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB). Successful completion of the Webster University master of arts in special education, with and emphasis in applied behavior analysis, does not guarantee that the candidate will be approved to sit for the  Board Certified Behavior Analyst® Examination. Candidates who plan to apply for BCBA certification should carefully review the requirements, published by the BACB (www.bacb.com).

01 December 2017

Academic Policies - Conduct

The Conduct section should read as follows:

Students enrolling in a graduate program at Webster University assume the obligation of conducting themselves in a manner compatible with the University's function as an educational institution. Misconduct in the University setting can take many forms. Misconduct is defined as being any unacceptable or improper action, such as, but not limited to, hazing, sexual misconduct, harassment and alcohol abuse. All forms of misconduct for which students are subject to discipline is outlined in the Student Code of Conduct (http://www.webster.edu/studenthandbook/). Students who engage in any misconduct may be subject to disciplinary action or dismissal from the University, as prescribed in the Student Code of Conduct. Academic Deans, Academic Affairs, Public Safety, Student Affairs and other University personnel may be involved in the review of misconduct cases. To the extent that penalties for any of these misconducts (e.g., theft or destruction of property) are prescribed by law, the University will consider appropriate action under such laws.

Campus Locations and Offerings - United States

The list of programs offered at the Colorado Springs Metro, Colorado campus should read:

  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Cybersecurity - Threat Detection (Certificate)
  • Finance (MS)
  • Government Contracting (Certificate)**
  • Human Resources Development (MA)
  • Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA)
  • Project Management (Certificate)
  • Remote Sensing Analysis and Geospatial Information System (GIS) (Certificate)
  • Space Systems Operations Management (MS)

06 December 2017

Campus Locations and Offerings - United States

The list of programs offered at the Henderson Hall, Virginia campus should read:

  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Cybersecurity - Threat Detection (Certificate)
  • Organizational Development (MA)
  • Organizational Development (Certificate)

Organizational Development (MA)

This program is offered online, at the St. Louis home campus, and at the Henderson Hall campus.