Holding Onto the Past

by Ama Larsen A Zen story describes the perspective of two monks regarding holding on to the past. One day an older monk and a younger monk were traveling together. They came upon a raging river that had to be crossed. At the river, they met a woman who asked the monks for help in […]

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Fundamentals of Communication: Eight Basic Concepts and Definitions

What’s your communication style? Some people are forward, others subtle, some relish confrontation, while others work toward consensus. These approaches are not mutually exclusive — a skilled communicator adjusts their tact based on the circumstances and personalities involved. However we talk our talk, there are subtle dynamics at play. Spring Arbor University’s online Master of […]

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Why Get a Masters in Early Childhood Education?

The students who enroll in Spring Arbor University’s online Master of Arts in Early Childhood Education (MAEC) degree program are often those who have committed their careers to education and are ready to accelerate the growth of their professional roles in the field. Given the current demand for those who hold a masters in early […]

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Job Demand for Gerontology Nurses

What is Adult-Gerontology? Adult-gerontology care describes the care needed by patients within the adult to gerontological age range, which is generally considered to range from adolescence to advanced age. It encompasses patients’ primary care needs, such as addressing chronic conditions and treating illnesses as they arise. Adult-gerontology nurses and nurse practitioners spend time educating patients […]

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Which MBA is the Right Degree for Healthcare?

Those who want to accelerate their career in health care management might seek the Master of Business Administration (MBA) designation to add to their accolades. Which MBA degree is best, though, to prepare for the dynamic field of healthcare management roles? Spring Arbor University’s online MBA with a concentration in Health Care Administration makes for […]

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What Jobs Can I Get With a Bachelor of Social Work?

The formal discipline of social work is a thoroughly modern profession, developed in the late 19th century in response to urbanization and the disparities between rich and poor. Social workers are part missionary, part scientist, and without their work many efforts to alleviate the plight of the disadvantaged by state and private means would be […]

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What is the Daily Role of an MSN?

Nurses who hold a Master of Science in Nursing can take on a variety of different roles. The role of a nurse with their MSN primarily depends on the type of MSN they obtain —a Master of Science in Nursing – Education, or a Master of Science in Nursing – Nurse Practitioner. Nurses with a […]

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About SAU Online

Since 1873, Spring Arbor University has helped students pursue wisdom by offering an education grounded in the Christian faith. What began as a small elementary and secondary school in the late 1800s has evolved into a premier private Christian university that offers engaging online programs designed to meet the unique needs of busy, working adults. While we’re not the only university to offer online degree programs, our distinction lies in our total commitment to providing educational excellence within a Christ-honoring and supportive online community.

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