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Nichols College was founded in 1815 and has grown to give all students the opportunity to study the business and leadership principles that foster success and accelerate careers. Nichols College’s curriculum comes with a broad range of graduate degree and certificate offerings taught by industry professionals in an engaging environment that blends the best of modern technology with traditional values. 

A return on your investment
Nichols College is proud to be nationally recognized for its return on investment and upward economic mobility. As a private business school, Nichols provides exceptional value while maintaining the highest academic standards on an accelerated course schedule. The focus on value of experience ensures that students can quickly begin using the skills they learn in the classroom out in the real world.

Flexible delivery
Our HyFlex collaborative learning platform lets students access real-time classroom discussions and lectures from anywhere in the world. Students enjoy the freedom to choose whether they come to campus or go online every week. Every classroom is wired with cameras and microphones so students can see, speak, and feel as if they are in the classroom.

The Nichols Master of Business Administration is focused on the business and leadership skills that today’s employers demand. Students can customize their electives to build flexible core competencies in entrepreneurship, data, problem-solving, project management, and more.

The Master of Science in Accounting goes beyond simple CPA prep. Our program was built with consultation from today’s leading employers to ensure that every student graduates with the most in-demand skills, including data analytics, negotiation, and leadership.

The Master of Science in Organizational Leadership is geared toward profes
sionals interested in advancing their understanding of team dynamics, organizational processes, and leveraged networking opportunities. It’s a great way for leaders, communicators, and innovators to demonstrate their skills in a competitive job market.

The Master of Science in Counterterrorism is built for anyone looking to expand their options in finance, security, IT, politics, law enforcement, and professional military careers. This program is the first in the nation and focuses on the root causes of violent extrem
ism around the globe, taking a deep dive into cybersecurity, border security, the impact of media, and more.

Corporate partnerships
Nichols College proudly partners with a range of local businesses for mentorship, on-site course work, and in-depth consulting projects that bring real-world value to both the student and the client.

Certificates and CPA prep
Nichols offers a variety of three-course certificate programs, including Data Analytics, Leadership, Operations Management and Six Sigma, Strategic HR Management, and Advanced Critical Thinking and Decision Making. An affordable five-course CPA prep program is also available for accounting professionals who already qualify to take the test but need to refresh their knowledge. 

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