Press Releases

Denver, Colo., (September 24, 2014) – Jones International University® (JIU®), the nation’s pioneer in online higher education, is proud to introduce two new online graduate certificates in education programs. The two new Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) certificate programs are
designed for busy teachers and administrators who desire to utilize credits towards an endorsement in the field, or desire a career in serving the needs of English language learners.

As part of a larger effort to strategically develop program
enhancements, JIU is constantly looking for ways to enrich the University’s
program offerings for students and alumni...

University
honored on national listing for fifth consecutive year.

Denver, Colo. (September
23, 2014)
– Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has named Jones International University®, Ltd. (JIU®)to the coveted Military Friendly Schools® list. The 2014-2015 Military Friendly
Schools® list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans, and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus.  Jones International University was has been included on the list of top...

Online Business Essentials Certificate
Accelerates Leadership Readiness

 

DENVER, CO (September 11, 2014) – The American Council of Engineering
Companies of Colorado (ACEC Colorado), the state’s largest engineering
industry business association, announced a new business education certificate –
Business Essentials – in partnership with Denver-based Jones International University® (JIU®), the pioneer in online education, to fill the gap between technical expertise and leadership education.

The Business Essentials Certificate prepares consulting engineering professionals...

Denver, CO - July 31, 2014 Jones International University®, Ltd. (JIU®) today announced that it has sponsored the production of a new promotional video for the Children’s Hospital Colorado’s Medical Day Treatment Program (MDT). The video, produced by Deren P. Abram, owner of Film Pharm Productions, promotes the important work of the Medical Day Treatment Program as they provide a
normalized education experience for students with chronic medical conditions. MDT
is a school-based treatment program that allows kids to attend school while
also managing their medical needs. Children’s Colorado has been providing
specialized pediatric healthcare to children...

Denver, CO - July 25, 2014  Jones International University®, Ltd. (JIU®) today announced the implementation of Salesforce.com’s Enterprise Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solution as an investment in technologies that focus on the student experience and student success.    

Jones International University is a fully online university offering an array of online undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees and professional certificate programs in the fields of business and education. Because all JIU classes and coursework are online, the university’s web interface and course platform are an integral part of the student learning experience.

With regards to the new CRM solution...

Ready, Set, Grow event celebrates Women’s Bean Project Program Graduates and raises funds to support the program.

Denver, CO  May 27, 2014  Jones International University® (JIU®)
recently partnered with Women’s Bean Project to sponsor the graduate gifts for
Women’s Bean Project’s Ready, Set, Grow!Graduation Celebration and Fundraising Luncheon held on Thursday, May 8, 2014. Over 800 supporters attended this year’s celebration at the Seawell Ballroom located at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts.

This year marks the 25th anniversary of Women’s Bean Project, a social enterprise based in Denver, CO that provides...

Dr.
Mark David Milliron will deliver online commencement address to JIU graduates
on June 27.

Denver, CO May 7, 2014  Jones International University®, Ltd. (JIU®) is proud to announce Dr. Mark David Milliron is the 2014 JIU Commencement speaker. Dr. Milliron is best known as a champion for education opportunity and a catalyst for conversations on innovation and the road ahead for higher education.  An award-winning leader, author, speaker and consultant, he has worked with universities, community colleges, K-12 schools, foundations, corporations, associations and government agencies across the country and around the world. 

“We are excited to announce Dr....

Special
Night at Denver Nuggets Game celebrates Hispanic Community Pride

On March 5, 2014, Jones International University® (JIU®) partnered with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Denver to be the Presenting Sponsor at the 2014 Noche éne-bé-a  (NBA) with the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center.  A celebration of Hispanic heritage and culture in association with the NBA, Noche éne-bé-a is an annual event highlighting the continued commitment of the NBA to celebrate diversity
in the game of basketball.

JIU representative, Alexander Garcia, doctoral graduate student and Lead Faculty Member in the School of Business,...

Gift to support WDL expansion of content on American achievements in Science and Technology

Denver, CO - February 2, 2014  The Library of Congress today announced a gift from Jones International University® (JIU®) to the Library’s World Digital Library (WDL), an initiative which brings the rarest and most important cultural documents of the world to people everywhere.  This gift of $250,000 will support WDL expansion of content on American achievements in science and technology.

JIU Chancellor Milton Goldberg joined Librarian of Congress James H. Billington and John Van Oudenaren, director of the World Digital Library, to announce the
gift.

JIU faculty will...

Dr. Lisa R. Braverman selected to fill role for online university.

Denver, CO  January 21, 2014  Jones International University® (JIU®) is pleased to announce that Lisa R. Braverman,
Ph.D. has been appointed as the University’s Chief Academic Officer. In this role, Dr. Braverman will be responsible for leading and
managing the entire range of academic activities for JIU including oversight of
the University’s curriculum, instruction, assessment of student learning,
service and compliance to ensure teaching excellence and fulfillment of the
University’s vision and mission.

“The role of Chief Academic Officer is crucial to...

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