Why Applied Doctorates are Valuable in Graduate Culture and Today's Workplace
Featuring Dr. Jennifer Douglas
Dean, Graduate Studies and Research
Note: This blog article was originally published on In Homeland Security.
In this podcast, we sat down with Dr. Jennifer Douglas to discuss the brand-new doctoral degree programs offered by American Public University System (APUS). Dr. Douglas explains the value of applied doctorates in today’s competitive professional world – and offers advice and information on the various components of each year of the doctoral degree programs.
About the Speaker
Dr. Jennifer Douglas is the Dean of Graduate Studies and Research at American Public University System. Dr. Douglas holds a master’s degree and a doctoral degree in English, both from the University of Rochester in New York. Her teaching interests include graduate and undergraduate writing, 20th-century literature and teaching strategies for adult learners. Dr. Douglas’s career in higher education spans several universities, including Houghton College, the University of Rochester, Trinity Christian College and West Virginia University.
Ready When You Are
At American Public University, students are priority one. We are committed to providing quality education, superior student resources, and affordable tuition. In fact, while post-secondary tuition has risen sharply nationwide, the university continues to offer affordable tuition without sacrificing academic quality.