Tuesday, March 19 2013 7:11 PM EDT2013-03-19 23:11:59 GMT
Cincinnati Public School (CPS) students are now able to get a jump-start on their college education.Cincinnati State President O'dell M. Owens and CPS Superintendent Mary Ronan signed a district-wide dualFull Story >
The agreement will allow CPS students to take certain courses offered at their high school, and receive both high school and college credit.Full Story >
Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:43:53 GMT
Senior Obama administration officials say the U.S. military launched a secret mission earlier this summer to rescue a number of Americans held captive by militants in Syria but failed to find them.Full Story >
President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find them,...Full Story >
Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:38:57 GMT
A car smashed into the side of a hearse during a funeral procession Wednesday, knocking it on its side. The crash happened early Wednesday afternoon in Colerain Township. A funeral procession was headedFull Story >
A car smashed into the side of a hearse during a funeral procession Wednesday, knocking it on its side.Full Story >
Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:10:46 GMT
The man at the center of what's been called one of the largest ponzi schemes in Ohio's history is asking for a shorter prison sentence. In January, Glen Galemmo admitted publicly for the first time thatFull Story >
The man at the center of what's been called one of the largest ponzi schemes in Ohio's history is asking for a shorter prison sentence. Full Story >
from Cincinnati State and the College of Mount St. Joseph have signed an
articulation agreement designed to establish an efficient pathway for students.
The agreement stipulates that Cincinnati State students who
graduate with an associate of arts, associate of science and other degrees and
maintain at least a 2.0 GPA will be able to transfer all their academic credits
and apply them toward a bachelor's degree at the College of Mount St. Joseph.
students might face other requirements to enter specific programs at the
College of Mount St. Joseph, but in most instances they will not be required to
repeat core courses they have already taken at Cincinnati State.
gives our students more options for their long-term educational plans," said
Dr. Monica Posey, Academic Vice President at Cincinnati State. "We've long had
articulation agreements with a number of schools in the region, and it's a
pleasure for us to be able to build such a bridge to a college with such a fine
"The College of Mount St. Joseph is very pleased to continue to enrich the
partnership with Cincinnati State to educate the citizens of Greater
Cincinnati," said Maggie
Davis, Ph.D., associate academic dean at the College of Mount St. Joseph.
State is a technical and community college that offers more than 100
certificate and associate degree programs in such areas as nursing and health
care, engineering technologies, culinary arts, humanities and sciences.
Its current enrollment is about 10,550.
The College of Mount St. Joseph,
founded in 1920 by the Sisters of Charity, is a Catholic liberal arts college.
With an enrollment of about 2,300, it offers both undergraduate and graduate
degrees across a wide variety of programs.
agreement between Cincinnati State and the College of Mount St. Joseph comes in
the context of efforts by Ohio policymakers to make it easier for students to
transfer from one institution of higher education to another. The recent
transition of all Ohio colleges and universities to a semester-based academic
calendar is part of this effort, as are institution-specific agreements such as
Among the details of the articulation
agreement between Cincinnati State and the College of Mount St. Joseph:
Transfer students will be accorded the same
class standing and other privileges as native students.
The Mount will guarantee admission and afford
junior standing to all students who have earned an Associate of Arts or
Associate of Science degree from Cincinnati State, provided their grade point
average is at least 2.0 for all previous college-level courses.
Transfer students from Cincinnati State will
be considered for admission to selective programs at the College of Mount St.
Joseph (involving majors and minors or fields of concentration) under the same
guidelines that apply to native students.
All collegiate-level credit transferred from
Cincinnati State shall be accepted toward the student's class standing and,
when possible, articulated to specific College of Mount St. Joseph courses.
Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:35:47 GMT
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstFull Story >
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.Full Story >
Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:39:03 GMT
The Madeira man who shot at his wife at their home in Madeira earlier this month could get up to 11 years in prison. Hamilton Prosecutor Joseph Deters announced the indictment of Blake Seylhouwer WednesdayFull Story >
The Madeira man who shot at his wife at their home in Madeira earlier this month could get up to 11 years in prison.Full Story >
You may be a hot mess after reading some of these cray new words added to the Oxford Online Dictionary. While some of the new words are pretty amazeballs, others have us scratching our heads. Britain'sFull Story >
Britain's Oxford University Press announced on Thursday that they will be adding new words to its online Oxford Dictionary to reflect new language trends.Full Story >